Anchuthengu Tourism

Anchuthengu ("Five Coconut Palms"), formerly known as Anjengo or Anjenga, is a coastal town in the Thiruvananthapuram District of Kerala. The town contains old Portuguese-style churches, a lighthouse, a 100-year-old convent and school, tombs of Dutch and British sailors and soldiers, and the remains of the Anchuthengu Fort. Kaikara village, the birthplace of the famous Malayalam poet Kumaran Asan, is located nearby. Temples in the area are Sree Bala Subrahmanya Swami Kshethram and Parambil Sree Bhadrakali Yogeeshwara Kshethram. Anchuthengu is about 36 kilometers (22 mi) north of Thiruvananthapuram. The nearest airport is Trivandrum International Airport. Kadakkavur Railway Station is 2 kilometers (1.2 mi) away.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Anchuthengu in India. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Anchuthengu like a local. After your splendid visit to Anchuthengu, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Kollam. Take a short trip from Anchuthengu and set some time aside to explore the Kollam. Dotted with places like Kollam Beach, Munroe Island, Tangasseri Lighthouse; it will definitely be a good idea. Also, to reach Anchuthengu, you'll have to take a flight to Kollam; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Anchuthengu.

Yes,it is that simple really! Enjoy your trip! Keep travelling!

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