Kuruva Island is a small island seperated from the land by a stream. Once you get inside you can have a pleasant walk amongst the dense vegetation around. Plenty of greenery makes it a well known photography spots. The health fiends among you can go for a run around the periphery. The best thing though is the bathing spot at the stream. You can leisurely spend half a day and move to the Banasura Dam.
Spread over 950 acres of land, Kuruva Island is densely populated with rich flora and fauna. you can sight many attractive things like bridges made up of bamboo trees and other rare species of trees. The uninhabited island is home to rare species of birds, orchids, herbal plants etc. The island is surrounded by streams and you can have a boat ride or rafting through this stream enjoying the enchanting beauty of the island. Tourists from different parts of the world enjoy the rafting here. The rafts are made up of bamboos providing you a thrilling and exciting journey through the streams.
The other thing you can do in this fabulous island is to have a calm and lazy nature walk. Partying and picnic are restricted here as the authorities are maintaining eco-tourism in Kuruva Island. Just enjoy the beauty without spoiling the pristine nature. You can also plan for a trekking in Kuruva Island.
Entry to this island is restricted during rainy seasons (from June to September). The island is opened during the months from October to May and there is a nominal entry fee to the island. The time schedule is from morning 9 to evening 5.