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Thiruvallam Backwaters in Thiruvananthapuram

On the route to Kovalam, in Thiruvananthapuram district, travellers come across a serene backwater stretch that takes their breath away with its sheer beauty. Thiruvallam Backwaters is famous for its various water-based activities like canoe rides, kayaking and cruises in kettuvalloms. Tours to the nearby islands of Pozhikara and Edayar are organised by the Boat Club here, along with trips to coir manufacturing units. Whether you like to unwind and relax amidst a scenic backdrop, or you enjoy adventurous activities, Thiruvallam Backwaters offers something for every visitor.

Getting there

Nearest railway station: Thiruvananthapuram, about 5 km away

Nearest airport: Trivandrum International Airport, about 6 km away


Latitude: 8.445545, Longitude: 76.9539

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