Puthenmalika Palace

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  • Address: Pazhavangadi, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 695023, Trivandrum, India
  • Timings: 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Details
  • Phone: +91-4712473952
  • Ticket Price: 10 INR
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Historical Site, Palace, Family And Kids, Architecture , Heritage Building

Putenmalika, better known as Kuthiramalika and ‘Horse Palace’ is located in the royal area of Trivandrum near the Padmanabhaswamy Temple.

The name ‘Horse Palace’ is synonym with the place for its 122 horses carved in the building which embellish the southern roof of the palace. The Palace was constructed in a short 4 years by 5000 workers!

Highlights include:

  • Independent layout and design of every palace room.
  • Intricate carved woodwork which is still unique to the palace.
  • The beautiful and unique Navaratri Mandapam which uses earthen pot on the ceiling for remarkable acoustics.

The Palace was built in the 1840’s and is a spectacular collection of architectural marvel, art, history and above all – a compelling ambience!

Puthenmalika Palace Travel Tips

  • Visit the nearby Padmanabhaswamy Temple.
  • Do not touch the exhibits.

Entrance Ticket Details For Puthenmalika Palace

  • Adult: INR 10 for Indians, INR 20 for Foreigners
  • Children- INR 3
  • Photography (only for exteriors)- INR 15

How to Reach Puthenmalika Palace

  • Bus: At East Fort Bus Station
  • Hire an Auto-rickshaw.
  • Hire a Taxi/ Cab.

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  • Puthenmalika Palace Address: Pazhavangadi, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 695023, Trivandrum, India
  • Puthenmalika Palace Contact Number: +91-4712473952
  • Puthenmalika Palace Timing: 08:30 am - 05:30 pm
  • Puthenmalika Palace Price: 10 INR
  • Best time to visit Puthenmalika Palace(preferred time): 03:30 pm - 04:30 pm
  • Time required to visit Puthenmalika Palace: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 9.41% of people who visit Trivandrum include Puthenmalika Palace in their plan

  • 87.5% of people start their Puthenmalika Palace visit around 3 PM - 4 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Puthenmalika Palace

Wednesday and Friday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Puthenmalika Palace

People normally club together Priyadarshini Planetarium and Veli Tourist Village while planning their visit to Puthenmalika Palace.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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