Vellayani Lake

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  • Address: Thiruvananthapuram District, Kerala, India, Kovalam
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Family And Kids, Lake, Boating

Vellayani Lake - Review

Located seven kilometres away from Kovalam, Vellayani lake is also known as Kochu Kovalam which means little Kovalam. A must-visit for people planning a vacation to Kovalam, Vellayani Lake in Thiruvananthapuram district of Kerala is a freshwater lake.

Absolutely stunning in the moonlight, the best time to visit the lake is during the Onam festival when the annual boating race is held. The Vellayani Durga temple is located close to the lake and is a serene place to spend time.

Just a boat ride away, Vellayani Lake is a must-visit!

Vellayani Lake Information

  • Speed boat rides schedules and fares can be obtained locally.
  • Entry is free.
  • Can be visited anytime.
  • The surrounding area around the lake serves as a perfect picnic spot for a day out.

Vellayani Lake Ticket Prices

  • Entry is free.

How To reach Vellayani Lake by Public Transport

  • Boat ride

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TripHobo Highlights for Vellayani Lake

  • Vellayani Lake Address: Thiruvananthapuram District, Kerala, India, Kovalam
  • Vellayani Lake Timing: 24-hrs
  • Vellayani Lake Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Vellayani Lake(preferred time): 03:00 pm - 07:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Vellayani Lake: 02:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Vellayani Lake

  • 95% of people who visit Kovalam include Vellayani Lake in their plan

  • 50.04% of people start their Vellayani Lake visit around 2 PM - 3 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Vellayani Lake

Thursday, Saturday and Sunday

94.59% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Vellayani Lake

People normally club together Kovalam Fish Market and Padmanabhaswamy Temple while planning their visit to Vellayani Lake.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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Vellayani Lake, Kovalam Reviews

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  • Vellayani lake is the paradise of Photographer, especially for those who are affiliated to Bird photography. There different variety of birds hanging around the lake and the shores. It's a fabulous village amidst the Trivandrum city. Fisherman in the troughs are also a sign of Village life. Good place for morning walk

  • Good view.. nothing else to do... if a boat service is available it wud have been better

  • Nothing is there other than road side lake view...not even petty shops.. go if u like to have a look at agriculture University

  • Vellayani lake is the fresh water lake in trivandrum. Best nature view. In east fort balaramapuram route

  • Wonderful lake.. beautiful atmosphere. Is one of the fresh water lakes of kerala.Near to College of Agriculture, vellayani, thiruvanathapuram. more peaceful place to see. Also better natural choice for photographers.

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