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

  • 56.22% of people who visit Kovalam include Vellayani Lake in their plan

  • 50.83% of people start their Vellayani Lake visit around 2 PM - 3 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Vellayani Lake

Monday, Wednesday and Friday

94.16% 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

  • Amazing lake with various water birds, excellent location for birdwatching! Loved the scenic beauty and tranquility all around!

  • A very good natural space with poor maintainance. Seems that this place is not utilized by the government. If handled well it may be one of the most elegant place within the city.

  • Looks good, but we went late in the evening. Visit this daytime

  • Beautiful place, away from the city. Quite secluded and mat not be easy to find taxi.

  • Wonderful place.. scenic beauty.. most beautiful lake in kerala

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