Akkulam Tourist Village is a prominent tourist attraction in Kerala located about 10 km from Thiruvananthapuram City on the banks of the Akkulam Lake. If you are bored of your routine work looking for a break to refresh your mind, this tourist village is an ideal choice for you. Visiting this exotic picnic spot shall be a beautiful experience for each visitor. One of the great attractions of Akkulam Tourist Village is that it offers plenty of boating options. There is a swimming pool and a paddle pool for the adults while children love to spend time in the well-equipped children’s park. Contact KSU or visit our website www.ksu.in to plan your trip to this picnic spot.
A Beautiful Picnic Spot
Akkulam Tourist Village is a great picnic spot ideal for the travelers to Thiruvananthapuram to visit and spend some relaxed time. This backwater destination is a wonderful picnic spot located on the banks of the gorgeous Akkulam Lake. This lake is an extension of the beautiful Veli Lake that leads to the sea. The serene and calm atmosphere is truly a highlight of this tourist spot. Visiting this place shall be a fascinating experience for each visitor.
Highlights of Akkulam Tourist Village
Akkulam Tourist Village has a boating club which has well-equipped boating facilities. Started in 1989, this boat club has speed boats, pedal boats, safari boats and row boats to entertain visitors that provide service from Akkulam Lake to Veli tourist village. You can try your legs at a pedal boat or try your hands in a row boat. If you prefer overnight stay, you can choose the traditional Kettuvallom for a wonderful backwater experience.
Akkulam Tourist Village is an ideal spot for picnic with family because of its excellent children’s park. Kids love to enjoy rides in this park and the fine snack bar at this park offers many delicious dishes. A well-equipped swimming pool with glider is a great attraction for the adults. Swimsuit is necessary in this place if you would like to enjoy a little bit swimming. A newly started musical fountain of this tourist village attracts both kids and adults alike.
Akkulam is not only famous for a beautiful lake and a captivating tourist village. The Southern Air Command of Indian Air Force and the Centre for Earth Science Studies are also located at this destination. A large international Convention Centre is also under construction at Akkulam. The tourist village in Akkulam opens for visitors throughout the year.
Best Time To Visit Akkulam Tourist Village
Even if Akkulam Tourist Village is open round the year, many people visit it during summer. It is the perfect time to enjoy swimming and boating in this destination.
How To Reach Akkulam Tourist Village
Reaching the Akkulam Tourist Village is pretty easy. It is only 10 kilometers away from Thiruvananthapuram, the capital city of Kerala. Thiruvananthapuram Central railway station is 10 kilometers from this picnic spot while Trivandrum International Airport is only 7 kilometers away.