Located only 8 km from the city, is a favorite spot of sunset lovers. The beach is adjacent to the Thiruvananthapuram Airport and Veli Tourist Village. An indoor recreation club, the matsya kanyaka (a gigantic, 35 m long sculpture of a mermaid) and a restaurant shaped like a starfish are some of the attractions here. Chacha Nehru Traffic Training Park here provides opportunity for children to learn the traffic rules.
Veli Tourist Village
This favorite picnic spot located on the way to Thiruvanathapuram International Airport. Veli Tourist Village is located where the Veli Lake meets the Arabian Sea and offers boating facilities. Children will enjoy climbing over the huge sculptures which dot the landscape.