Backwater
Kollam Adventure Park
Adventure Park is located near Ashramam, 3 km away from Kollam KSRTC Bus stand. The District Tourism support Council arranges backwater cruises from here. Both children and adults can have various activity here. Different types of boats including luxury cruise boats, powerboats and motor boats are offered on hire from the boat jetty.
Sasthamkotta
Sasthamcottah is an beautiful village situated about 19 km from Kollam town.Sasthamkotta is major freshwater lake in Kerala and is surrounded by hills on three sides except on the south side.
Ashtamudi kayal
The eight (ashta) arms or channels of this lake give it the name Ashtamudi. Located in Kollam, Kerala, it forms the gateway to the backwaters and a cruise on the lake is a fantastic treat to the eyes. Boating through this back waters is thrilling experience Kollam- Alappuzha water route is through Ashtamudikkayal.
Pathiramanal
Pathiramanal is a 10 acre island on the backwaters and is home to many rare varieties of traveling birds from different parts of the world. The island lies between Thaneermukkom and Kumarakom, and is reachable only by boat.
Akkulam
Akkulam Lake is located 3 kms away from Ulloor junction, in Thiruvananthapuram city. Boating facilities are provided in the lake. Lazing on the cool banks or boating on the placid waters is good ways to spend a holiday. There is also for Children Park.
Kumarakom
Kumarakom is the famous backwater tourist destination in Kerala is located about 12 kms from Kottayam. The natural friendliness of the Kerala is most excellent extracted through a luxurious cruise the backwaters of Virgin Kerala villages. Kumarakom is also considered to be the gateway to the famous backwaters of Kuttanad. Kumarakom enjoys a well balanced climate.