Sarovaram is a well-known Ayurveda health Center, which is located on the banks of Ashtamudi Lake in Kerala. It can be reached easily from the major cities as it is only 10 Km away from Kollam, 80 Km from Trivandrum and 165 Km from Cochin. It provides perfect accommodation to its visitors in its well-appointed traditional cottages, surrounded with tropical gardens.
Sarovaram uses Ayurvedic ingredients to offer traditional Ayurveda treatment. It also manufactures varied medicines of its own.
Sarovaram is specialized in treating obesity, arthritis, back aches, neck & shoulder pain, depression & stress management, sinusitis, sleeping disorders, skin diseases, heart diseases, peptic ulcer, asthama, peripheral vascular diseases and gynecological disorders. Besides rejuvenation, body purification & detoxification programs are also included in the list of its specialization.
Ayurvedic Treatments :
Sarovaram is known for its authentic Ayurvedic treatments, which include Athletic Massage, Abhyangam/rejuvenative Massage, Bala (Pediatrics and Gynecology), Dhara, Dhanyamladhara, Damshitra (Toxicology), Elakizhi - Pathrapodalaswedam, Face massage, Graha (Psychotherapy), Head Massage, Jara (Rejuvenation), Kateevasti, Kaya chikilsa (General medicine), Navarakizhi, Njavarakizhi, Nasyam, Pichu, Pizhichil, Shalya (Surgery), Shalakya (ENT and Ophthalmology), Sirovasthi, Sirodhara, Thalapothichil,Thakradhara, Udvarthanam /Scrub Massage, Vrishya (Aphrodisiacs), Vamanam, Virejanam and Vasthi.
All these therapies work well in combination with Yoga and Meditation.
Best Time to Visit :
November to March is considered as the best time to visit Sarovaram.
How to Reach :
Kollam is a well connected place of Kerala with all modes of transport and therefore, it is easily accessible.
The nearest airport to Sarovaram is Trivandrum International Airport which is at a distance of 68 Km and has access to several international and domestic flights.
Nearest Railway Station
Kollam Junction Railway Station is the closest railhead that receives many trains from every corner of the country drawing a large number of tourists.
By Road :
Public and private bus service within the city connects it with other major cities around Sarovaram.