- Our Correspondent
Story Dated: Tuesday, November 29, 2005 22:3 hrs IST
The Picnic Village is at Ashramom, about 3 km from Kollam town. Located on the backwaterfront, the Picnic Village is one of the main centres of recreational activities in Kollam.
A 200 year old Government Guest House, an adventure park, a Tourist Boat Club, a Children’s Traffic Park and a Yatri Nivas provide accommodation and entertainment facilities in the village.
The District Tourism Promotion Council conducts regular backwater cruises in houseboats, luxury boats and speedboats from the Boat Club.
Nearest railway station : Kollam Junction, about 3 km from the Picnic Village.
Nearest airport : Thiruvananthapuram International Airport, about 75 km from Kollam.