Trivandrum, also known as Thiruvananthapuram is one of the popular tourism destinations for both local and international tourists. It is a city of great historical value as the place was once the home to the royal dynasty. Trivandrum is one of the busiest places of the country and also a key business hub. A proud capital of the paradise of Earth, Kerala, the city feature arresting museums, temple, waterfalls, forts, zoo, cliffs, Wild life sanctuary, rivers, palace and beaches to the tourist. Since, the city is the capital city of Kerala; it houses many domestic and international airports, which is a great relief to the adventure seekers. Well! It is a perfect getaway to have some thrill and entertainment, out of the boring and hectic work schedules.
Along with having such beautiful attractions, Trivandrum is also known for its rich heritage and lavish culture, which is featured in its handicrafts, fairs, festivals and cuisines. Also, the place is recognized as the city of thousand headed 'Anantha' (the holy snake on which Lord Vishnu lie down). All these features compels tourist to visit this beautiful city, close to Mother Nature. The city is positioned on the shores of two beautiful rivers, namely River Karamana and River Killi. You must organize a tour here; Trivandrum will definitely enchant you with its beauty and splendor.
Trivandrum Tour Packages
Here we present some of the popular attractions of the city, which will certainly help you while your Trivandrum tours.
Kovalam Beach: One of the biggest beaches of the city, Kerala Beach presents best landscapes to its tourists. Popular for its bow-shaped beaches, the place is divided from one another through beautiful mountains. Visiting the beach will make you enjoy the blue sea, silvery sands and unending strings of palm trees. It is also in news because of its big lighthouse placed on the Kurumkal hill. The place also provides incredible spa centers and thrilling water sports activities, etc.
Padmanabha Swamy Temple: The temple is the historical landmark of Trivandrum which is popular for its 100 feet impressive gopuram. The major attraction of Padmanabha Swamy Temple is gopuram which is festooned with gods, goddesses, extraterrestrial nymphs, and demons. People from all over the world visit the temple to worship and to enjoy its marvelous interiors. Also, the temple is the best exemplar of Kerala and Dravidian technique of architecture.
Napier Museum: One of the famed and oldest museums of the city is named after John Napier, the first governor general of the country. This museum is amongst the major attractions of the city which is visited by the travelers because of its lavish antique exhibits and ultimate architecture. The place features the work of renowned Raja Ravi Varma and Roerich, which is so adored by the tourist that they can't stop them from praising the museum.
Kuthira Malika Palace: Constructed by Swathi Thirunal Rama Varma, it is yet another beautiful attraction of the city. The palace is also the best example, which features the traditional Kerala architecture, with its distinctive inclined roofs, overhanging attic and pillared verandahs.
Well! Visiting Trivandrum is enjoying the best traditional architecture, culture, beaches temples palaces of the world. So, don't miss this tempting chance to get close to something very incredible.