Neyyar Dam is situated in Thiruvananthapuram, a district of Kerala, in South India. It is located on the foot of the western Ghats about 30 Km from Thiruvananthapuram. Neyyar dam is a gravity dam on the Neyyar river and also has a scenic lake. It is established in 1958 and is popular picnic spot. It is lying against the southern low hills of the western Ghats. Here tourists can hire a speed boat from Rs 100 to 150 per head to view the surrounding forests, Crocodile Rehabilitation and Research Centre. The nearest Railway Station is Thiruvananthapuram which is about 30 km and has also bus service to the place from the city of Thiruvananthapuram. The nearest Airport is Thiruvananthapuram International Airport which is 38 km.