is a small coastal village in the Trivandrum district of Kerala state,
South India. This village is almost at the southern tip of Trivandrum and
there is only one last village Pozhiyoor which mark the end of kerala.
This village has a beautiful beach which attracts tourists. There are also
some good tourist resorts. Poovar lies very close to Vizhinjam, a natural
harbor. Poovar has an estuary which connects with the sea during high
tides. The 56 km Neyyar River passes through Neyyattinkara taluk into the
Arabian Sea near Poovar.  Its natural beauty enables it to be a quiet
tourist spot.Poovar was a trading center of timber, sandalwood, ivory and
spices. Poovar has been one of the ancient Muslim settlements along the
western coast of India.The Central Mosque here is believed to been built
by Malik ibn Dinar and his missionary team, more than 1,400 years ago.