Sreekariyam is a fast growing settlement in the northern city limits of Thiruvananthapuram
. It is located 3 km north of Ulloor
, on the National Highway 47, and is about 11 km from Thiruvananthapuram Central Railway Station
Proximity with specialty hospitals, educational institutions and recreation centers has made Sreekariyam a favored residential locale. Credence Hospital, Doctors Diagnostics and Research Centre, Government Medical College and Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology are within 3 km radius of Sreekariyam. College of Engineering, Loyola College of Social Sciences and Central Tuber Crops Research Institute can be easily accessed from Sreekariyam.
Akkulam Lake is a famous tourist spot nearby. Sreekariyam Elamkulam Mahadeva Temple is an important shrine here.
Trivandrum International Airport is 11 km to the south.