Akkulam Tourist village located about 10 km from Thiruvananthapuram city is a beautiful picnic spot and well known backwater destination.
A beautiful picnic spot developed on the banks of Akkulam lake, an extension of the Veli lake, the Akkulam Tourist village has boating facilities, a well equipped children's park and a paddle pool. There is also a swimming pool for adults.
The calm and serene atmosphere at Akkulam and its unique beauty are a fascination for tourists. It is open from 10 am to 5 pm.
Akkulam lake is situated 3 km away from Ulloor junction, in Thiruvananthapuram city. Boating facilities are provided in the lake. The children's park here is one of the biggest in Kerala.