Thiruvallam Backwaters

The stunningly beautiful and serene stretch of the Thiruvallam backwaters in Kerala is temptingly close to Thiruvananthapuram for the tourists to visit and enjoy a heavenly time.This serene backwater stretch, enroute to Kovalam, is famous for its canoe rides, kayaking and cruises in kettuvalloms. The Boat Club here organises tours to the nearbyislands of Pozhikara and Edayar as well as visits to coir manufacturing units.

You may even enjoy the water sports in the lagoon near Thiruvallam backwaters of Kerala and the move to the beach from the village using the floating bridge in the waterfront park. The short village cruises using the country boats are perfectly pleasant ways to enjoy the backwaters of Thiruvallam in Kerala.The kettuvallam offers state-of-the-art facilities that cater to a variety of tourist needs and interests that include food,music and other entertainment.

Located just 6 km from Thiruvananthapuram, the state capital and known for its canoe rides ,Thiruvallam is becoming increasingly popular with tourists. Two rivers, the Killi and the Karamana come together at Thiruvallam backwaters. Not far from Thiruvallam is the Veli Lagoon, where there are facilities for water sports, a waterfront park and a floating bridge. The Akkulam Boat club, which offers boating cruises on Akkulam Lake and a park for children, is also a popular tourist attraction near Thiruvallam. The backwaters around Thiruvallam are a beautiful sight.

Getting there

Thiruvananthapuram, about 5 km away.

Trivandrum International Airport, about 6 km away.