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Small Dam , not much to expect

15 kms from the City.Car parking available,no charges. The Dam is not open to public, cannot walk... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2018
Hyderabad, India
via mobile
Much more than expected

We had been to this place expecting nothing more than an old dam or perhaps a small waterfall. It... read more

Reviewed 13 January 2017
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Near Karamana River, Trivandrum, India
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Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

This is a good place for to be visiting. It's a one of the best tourism area. And it's a must see location place also. This is not familiar like other dams but it's good to see.

Thank Georgethomas1996
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

15 kms from the City.Car parking available,no charges. The Dam is not open to public, cannot walk over the Dam like other big ones. There's a small Children's park.Also opposite to the park ,on the other bank of the River, there's a place to sit...More

Thank Kirantp
Reviewed 29 November 2017

Aruvikkara Dam is the main water resourse for whole Trivandrum city. A good picnic spot to be with the family and friends. The cool breeze cools the mind and helps to relax. Not much crowded and not much shops here. Place is well maintained.

Thank travel-lover-6f
Reviewed 26 July 2017

one of the oldest Dam in kerala. its very far from trivandrum railway station . Good water resource for Trivandrum corperation

Thank Lalumanji
Reviewed 30 March 2017

This dam is the water resourse for Trivandrum city. A great hangout and picnic place. Afternoon to evening will be the right time. Well maintained. No much shops are there. Bus available from Eastfort bus stand in Trivandrum.

Thank sonyworld
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Very ill kept premises. There is a good temple nearby. No good restaurant around. Yet its a good looking place with water reservoir and greenery abound.

Thank sudheerkg2016
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

We had been to this place expecting nothing more than an old dam or perhaps a small waterfall. It had all we expected plus a children's park (although not too well maintained) and a nice calm place to sit on the other side of the...More

Thank SamC5247
Reviewed 16 December 2016

a small dam located 15km from Trivandrum. Bus facility is available from East fort bus stand. the park here is good to play for children. you can feed the fishes in the water which is very exciting. A good picnic spot.

Thank Nandana1
Reviewed 8 October 2016

A good place for a one day trip, they have a boat ride safari which is quite pleasing. The boats are average maintained. The government guest house is typical , nothing great, but comfortable and staff are ok. The view is great near the Dam...More

Thank Thomas O
Reviewed 6 October 2016

A picnic spot with a temple on the dam side is popular for the local .There are plenty of fish in the banks of the channel .It is a very popular ritual to feed the fish.

Thank churchinbensg1946
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