Location : Near Thiruvanathapuram, Kerela
Attraction : Picnic Spot
Located at a distance of about 10 kilometers from the city of Thiruvanathapuram, Akkulam Lake is a perfect picnic spot and is an extended part of Lake Veli. It is known for the tranquil surroundings. You can spend time relaxing over the banks or enjoying boating and pool facilities. Numerous Safari packages are also available to you to explore the serenity of the place. The picnic area is commonly called Akkulam Tourist Village where you can spend quality time with your family.
The place's natural beauty is captivating enough to hold your attention for a long time. The lake is picturesque in itself. For the sake of visitors, a boat club has been built where you can enjoy the joy rides over a number of boats. Children's park is a place worth enjoying for kids. It is among the biggest parks of the state.
Akkulam Lake is fascinating and attracts tourists by a number of entertainment options that it provides including snack bar, Anthurium Project etc. The place's proximity to the Central Rail Head (Ulloor Junction) makes it easily accessible. It is one of the finest places that are located in the heart of Thiruvanathapuram.
Recently measures have been taken to beautify the place; for this purpose, a monetary investment has also been done Steps have been taken for widening the lake in order to ease the movements of boats moving across it. A walkway has also been constructed for the tourists.
You can spend time exploring the beauty of Akkulam Lake. It is among the picturesque places of Kerela that require special mention.