Welcome To Aqua Tourism Center

MATSYAFED AQUA TOURISM CENTRE, PALAIKARI is one of the units of Kerala State Co-operative Federation For Fisheries Development Ltd., popularly known as MATSYAFED. It is the Apex Federation of 666 Primary Co-operatives of Fishermen in Kerala State. The Federation is one of the best organizations in the fisheries sector in India and have bagged several awards. Palaikari Fish Farm is one of the largest fish farms in Kerala . It is situated in Kattikkunnu, of Chempu village in Vaikom. It extends 120 acres alongside Vembanad lake. The Farm is famous for its culture fishes like Karimeen, Poomeen, Naran, Kara etc.

Activities at Aqua Tourism center

TIMING :-  Timing is from 10 am to 6 pm every day.
TICKET RATE - ADULTS :- Rs 200/- per person, (Which includes meals with fish fry and fish curry and boating in pedal and row boats) 
TICKET RATE - CHILDREN :- Between 5 to 12 yrs Rs 150/- per head.
EVENING ENTRY :-  Timing is from 3 pm to 6 pm every day.
TICKET RATE - ADULTS :- Rs 50/- per person, (Which includes  boating in pedal and row boats)
TICKET RATE - CHILDREN :- Between 5 to 12 yrs Rs 25/- per head.


We here serve a sumptuous lunch with rice, tasty fish curry and fish fry, vegetable gravy,


On extra payments, guests can take advantage of enjoying fishing using fishhook.


Visitors can enjoy safe swimming with the help of life buoys that too free of cost.


We provides Speed boat with 8 seat capacity for lake cruising at a reasonable charge. Pedal boats and row boats are also ready for use of guests free of cost


Pollution free air inside the Vembanad Lake.

A unique experience amid the coconut trees on the bunds.

It is a not-so-crowded place to spend your weekend or for a full day picnic not far away from the city.

A safe swimming area and a kite flying area available.

Safe and organized (catering by a women Self Help Group) as it is run by MATSYAFED.

Safe (not allowing hot-drinks, tobacco and food from outside) as it is run by MATSYAFED.

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Locate Us

Palaikari Fish Farm is situated near Kochi - Kumarakom road near Poothotta. It is about 22 km away from Kochi , 25 km from Kumarakom and 9 km from vaikom