Aruvikkara Dam, located on the outskirts of Thiruvananthapuram city, is a picturesque picnic spot located on the banks of the Karamana river. Near the Durga Temple here is a stream full of fish that fearlessly come close to the shore to be fed by the visitors. Boating facilities are available at the reservoir.
Nearest railway station: Thiruvananthapuram, about 16 km
Nearest airport: Thiruvananthapuram International Airport, about 23 km