Akkulam Lake which is located in Thiruvananthapuram district is an extension of Veli Lake. It is a very peaceful lake and is considered to be a paradise for peace lovers. There is a picnic spot on the banks of this lake called as Akkulam Tourist Village. There are various facilities available here which includes boating, swimming pool, children’s park etc. The boat club here provides various safari packages.
The beauty of this lake, calm atmosphere and also the tourist village attracts a huge crowd both local and from outside. Plans have been put forward to revive the Akkulam Lake and for the beautification of this area. A huge amount has already been invested for the dredging of the Lake and the construction of a walkway.