Take a walk along the top of the barrier and enjoy the view of an idyllic lake at Neyyar Dam, a popular picnic destination in Trivandrum for those seeking serenity and isolation. Created in 1964, the dam is a part of a large wildlife sanctuary protecting Asiatic lions. Sambar deer, gaurs and lion-tailed macaque also make home in the thick forest around the lake. Take a boat ride around the lake and see an aquarium and gardens near the dam. With a number of streams flowing in the lake, great many people come here to unwind and take a dip. Work out when and for how long to visit Neyyar Dam and other Kovalam attractions using our handy Kovalam day trip app.
Neyyar Dam reviews
We visited during weekday and it was drizzling. So, it was less crowded and a beauty to watch the nature. Boat ride is a must. Not guaranteed that you will spot wild animals in the island forest... more »
Neyyar Dam is a good nature friendly dam to take your children along with.The scenery is great and even elderly people can also enjoy a lot.There a boating and crocodile park to enjoy ur day. There... more »
Great place we came back twice! The attractions have sadly fallen into disrepair. With a good investment this place could be a great attraction especially for families. A funky smell.
Actually it was an amazing trip because that was not a planned trip . after duty we just go for ride my friend chosen this place to go. But that was a great decision . we reach there at evening not much rush so we spend 2,3 , hours there its very nice journey . it was not raining season but dam was almost full but shutters are closed.have plan to go in raining season because I like to see open shutters also
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