On a visit to Trivandrum you definitely cannot miss out on the must see places. The significance of these must see places are that they stand as a symbol for Trivandrum. These places are what Trivandrum is all about. These must see places in Trivandrum will stay as cherishing memories of the city forever in your heart.
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West Nada, East Fort, Trivandrum 695023, India
03:00 am - 07:20 pm
One of the most popular and richest temples in India, the Pandmanabhaswamy Temple is known for its number of devotees and its massive treasure unearthed in 2011. Perhaps the most mysterious of Indian temples, the Padmanabhaswamy temple still has vaults which are unknown to anyone but the royal family of Travancore and its controversies change with ...
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K.P. VII/911, Pozhiyoor, Trivandrum, Kerala 695513
09:00 am - 06:00 pm
If you want to experience Kerala in a nutshell, then head to the Poovar Island Resort. Located along the backwaters, the Poovar Island Resort offers accommodation with scenic views, lip-smacking food, and special Ayurvedic treatment packages- all under one roof!
Stay in the rustic cottages overlooking the pristine backwaters, head for a rejuvenatin...
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LMS Vellayambalam Road,Near Museum Police Station, Trivandrum 695033, India
09:00 am - 05:15 pm
Spread across 55 acres, the Thiruvananthapuram zoo built in the 19th century is the oldest zoo in Asia and is home to more than 80 species of animals!
Interact with the well-loved animals and admire their beauty as you walk through the greens or simply carry a camera to capture the animals in their regal best!
From birds like Ostrich’s, Pelic...
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Thiruvananthapuram, Near Sri Padmanabhaswamy Temple, Trivandrum, India
04:30 am - 08:30 pm
The Pazhavangadi Ganapathy Temple is known for its unique Ganesh Idol who has his right knee folded and is in the seated position. The black colored building of the temple with accents of gold stand out amidst the hustle bustle of the street and is known for being crowded during the auspicious days in India.
Do carry a husked coconut here and break...
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LMS Vellayambalam Road, Opposite PWD Building, Palayam, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 695033
10:00 am - 04:45 pm
The Napier Museum building is just as interesting as the exhibits showcased inside. The beautiful 19th century architecture of the building with gothic elements and natural air-conditioning technique makes it a famous landmark in Trivandrum.
The exhibits showcase a rare collection of archaeological artifacts including ancient bronze idols, ornament...
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A good way to spend a couple of hours in the city, the Shangumugham Beach is perhaps the most popular beach in Trivandrum after Kovalam beach. The iconic 35 feet mermaid statue is not easy to miss and the beautiful park adjacent to the beach is perfect for children to run around.
Shangumughan Beach has loads to offer. During the Arattu Day, the ido...
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Varkala, Thiruvananthapuram District, Kerala 695141
04:00 am - 08:00 pm
2000 years old, the Sree Janardhan Swamy Temple is a favorite tourist spot for its sheer history. The temple faces the Papanasam beach which adds to its spiritual ambience. The main Idol of the temple is of Vishnu’s avatar- Janardhana Swamy.
Do notice the conical Copper dome and square shaped pavilion with exquisite wooden carvings of the Nav...
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Manacaud P.O, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 695009
04:30 am - 08:30 pm
The Attukal Temple is a part of the Guinness book of World Records for the largest women gathering festival in the world and is popular for its annual ‘Pongal’ festival which is unique as the rituals are don’t only by women.
Legends tell the story of the Goddess Bhagwathy appearing in front of an old man of a reputable family as a...
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Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Located almost 55 kilometers away from Trivandrum city, Ponmudi Hill station is perfect for the nature-seeking traveler who truly loves the mountain air and the enthralling sights which come with it!
Monsoon changes the Ponmudi Hills to its best- rivulets flowing through the electric green canvas of trees, beautiful birds all around and the cleanes...
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Sooryakanthi Road, Nanthancodu, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 695033
10:00 am - 04:45 pm
Opened in the 1930’s, Shri Chitra Art Gallery is more of an art museum. The place has some of the oldest and popular paintings from famous personalities in kerala. No matter what side of art you want to see- ancient murals or modern trending works of regional artists, the place offers the best of both worlds.
Century old ...
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Pazhavangadi, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 695023
08:30 am - 05:30 pm
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 b...
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Sankar Rd, Althara Nagar, Sasthamangalam, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 695010
12:01 am - 12:00 am
An eclectic lifestyle shop at the heart of the city, Sarwaa is popular among tourists and locals alike for its traditional taste and modern designs. Whether you want to shops for jewelry, books and stationary, art pieces, lanterns, show pieces or simply want to shop for clothes, the place has it all!
When in Trivandrum, do try their special organic...
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Neyyar Wildlife Sanctuary, Mayam, Vazhichal, Kerala 695551
09:00 am - 04:00 pm
Located 21 kilometers from Trivandrum’s Central railway station, Neyyar Wildlife Sanctuary is perfect if you want to interact with the wild side of Kerala. The sanctuary is home to 39 species of mammals, 176 species of birds, 30 species of reptiles, 17 species of amphibians and 40 species of fishes!
The whole sanctuary maintains and grows som...
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Neyyar Dam, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 695572
06:00 am - 09:00 pm
Yoga is synonym to India and Sivanada Yoga Vedanta Dhanwantari Ashram offers one of the most intense Yoga experiences ever! The ashram was built in1959 by Swami Vishnudevananda and covers an area of 12 acres of lush green land.
The ashram is perfect if you want to take a holistic experience and truly synchronize your physical, mental, and emotional...
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Veli Sanghumugham Rd, Veli, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 695021
08:00 am - 06:00 pm
The Veli tourist village center is located close to the airport and is an ideal place for having a small picnic, boating, and to enjoy a relaxing view of the Arabian Sea. Highlights include a floating café, children’s park, speedboat/boating in the Veli lake and a swimming pool. Tourists love coming to Veli because of its majestic scen...