( Shanghumugham )
is a popular city beach near Thiruvananathapuram airport.
On holidays, the city comes out to the beach for a weekly
refreshing. Long and wide sandy beach can accommodate tens
of thousands. An indoor recreation club, children's park and a
star shaped restaurant are some of the facilities at the beach.
large, enticing mermaid sculpture greets visitors. During temple
festivals, Shanghumugham beach
witnesses ritual washing of temple idols. That the
beach is a fishermen village ensures an interesting sight of fishermen
having their daily catch