Apart from the scenic beauty of the lake it holds several other attractions for the visitors. The lake has a radius of about 3 km and is ideal for rowing around in a boat. There is a boat club at the lake that offers boating services to take visitors around the lake with stopovers at some of the idyllic islands. Pedal and rowboats are available for hire by visitors on per hour basis.
Boat training facility is available at the lake which is organized by Madras Engineering groups. The picturesque beauty of the lake can be enjoyed by simply sitting on the green grass.