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The nature to its core - Trivandrum Weekend getaway 2

The Vellayani lake which is on south of Trivandrum is second weekend getaway . The best time of the... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2017
Bengaluru, India
A peaceful place

It is an ideal place to go once in a while along with family. The cool breeze in the evening along... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2017
Mumbai, India
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Thiruvananthapuram District | 7 Km from Kovalam, Kovalam, India
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Reviewed 23 March 2018

Beautiful place to sit and relax or walk around and chat to the locals. Benches in the shade are provided. there is also a shop nearby selling soft drinks.

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Reviewed 17 September 2017

The Vellayani lake which is on south of Trivandrum is second weekend getaway . The best time of the day is evening. The lake is now almost full of louts. The near by vellayani Agricultural university is also a must see place With lot of...More

Thank Ajithsarma
Reviewed 6 August 2017

It is an ideal place to go once in a while along with family. The cool breeze in the evening along with the view of the lake, filled with lotus plants and flowers is refreshing and rejuvenating. I couldn't find any specific picnic spots (for...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2017

used to go to this beautiful place all weekends as my home is not far away from this place.good for morning and evening walk,country boat ride and angling.you will not feel bored after coming here.no night stay or luxury hotel available,but just fresh air and...More

Thank soft_surfer
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Ideal place for a small short outing with friends and family. No facilities of an ideal picnic spot but the beauty of the place beckons the busy traveller to take a break and soak in nature's bounty.

Thank Manjug135
Reviewed 3 May 2017

I visited this place as a part of my company event. We had some bot race kind of activities here. and it was good experience. Its a beautiful place .

Thank abhilashadoor
Reviewed 11 April 2017

this lake is located in veli tourist village . very good place to handout with family and friends, entry ticket is 10rs per person and boat riding is offered in this lake

Thank alirezak1983
Reviewed 11 April 2017

its a great place to visit with boating around. best to visit for family & with friens . one of the god locations in south

Thank parekh2015
Reviewed 27 February 2017

A large boathouse with 24 of us on board - great to see more to this vast lake. Several hours well spent.

Thank FrNeil
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Went for a boat trip on this lake, arranged by a resort so not sure if the boatman is always there. Very quiet, peaceful area.

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