Shankumugham Beach Thiruvananthapuram – Location, Activities, Best Time for Visiting
Shankumugham Beach Located at Thiruvananthapuram District of Kerala
Shankumugham Beach is located in Thiruvananthapuram district of Kerala and it’s very near to Trivandrum International Airport. Undoubtfully it’s one of the best place in the town for relax, evening time is better to visit this kerala beach. It’s a crowded area in peak time (normally after 4.00 p.m) and there is no entry fees. But sometimes you need to pay parking fee for your vehicles (especially for car and other four wheeler). thousands of people coming here everyday with families, it’s one of the safe place. you can enjoy the beauty of sea from sanghumugham beach.
The sculpture of Sagarakanyaka, a Mermaid by Kanayi Kunhiraman is an added attraction at the beach now. There is extra fee or entry pass needed for watching the sculpture. Azhimala Beach, Chowara Beach, Kovalam , Puthenthope beaches are the other beaches in the city. Veli Lagoon, Vellayani, Vizhinjam, Museum and zoo, Ponmudi, Meenmutti and Kombaikani waterfalls, Kalakkayam, Kurisadi and Braemore estate waterfalls, Vazhvanthol waterfalls, Bona falls, Neyyar Dam are also in trivandrum.
How to reach shanghumugham beach trivandrum
Distance from Thiruvananthapuram city – 8 km
Railway station – Thiruvananthapuram Central and Kochuveli railway station
Airport nearest – Thiruvananthapuram International Airport
Bus station – Central Bus Station Thiruvananthapuram
you can use private and public transport vehicles to reach this kerala beach.