Thiruvananthapuram , Kerala

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Thiruvananthapuram is also a tourist destination for both domestic and international tourists. There are many tourist destinations in or near the city including Kovalam beach, Sanghumukham Beach, Napier museum and Zoo, Agasthyarkoodam peak, Neyyar Wildlife Sanctuary and Neyyar Dam, Kuthira Malika palace, Sree Padmanabha Swamy temple, Ponmudi, Poovar, Varkala Cliffs and beaches and many others.

Kanyakumari, Thiruvattar,Padmanabhapuram Palace and Tirpparappu waterfalls, are also near the city, in the adjoining Kanyakumari District in the state of Tamil Nadu.

The Padmanabhaswamy Temple attracts millions of visitors every year. Visitors are required to adhere to special dress code before entering the temple.

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Padmanabhaswamy Temple

The temple is a replica of the Adikesava Perumal temple  located in Kanyakumari. It is the richestHindu temple  in the world.The principal deity Vishnu is enshrined in the "Anantha Sayanam" posture, the eternal yogic sleep on the serpent Adisheshan.


Shangumugham Beach

Shankumugham Beach is  in Thiruvananthapuram district of Kerala, south India. The beach is on the western side of Thiruvananthapuram city and very near to Trivandrum International Airport.

The sculpture of Jalakanyaka - Mermaid by Kanayi Kunhiraman is an added attraction. This giant statue is more than 35m long.


Thiruvananthapuram Zoo

It occupies 55 acres of woodland, lakes, and lawns. It is the oldest zoo in Asia.


Attukal Temple

The temple is renowned for the annual Attukal Pongala festival, in which over a million women participate. A festival that has figured in the Guinness Book of World Records for being the single largest gathering of women for a religious activity, the Attukal Pongala continues to draw millions of women with each passing year.


Vellayani Lake

This lake attracts a lot of tourists. Once in Kovalam, a visitor should not allow to miss the opportunity of seeing this wonder lake of freshwater. Its crystal-clear calm water, especially during moonlit nights, is a craze for the minds. 


poovar island

 Poovar  island is a small coastal village in the Trivandrum district of Kerala state, South India.This village is almost at the southern tip of Trivandrum  while the next village, Pozhiyur, marks the end of Kerala. This village has a beautiful beach which attracts tourists.


Thiruvallam

Thiruvallam is about six km south of the city, on the Thiruvananthapuram-Kovalam road. There is an ancient temple here on the banks of the Karamana River, which is dedicated to the Trimurthis of the Hindu pantheon. A shrine of Parasurama, built entirely of granite is found in this temple. Thiruvallam is also known for its natural backwater.


Akkulam

Akkulam is one of the picnic spots, iThiruvananthapuram city.The spot is developed on the banks of Akulam Lake, which is an extension of the Veli Lake. The calm and serene atmosphere and its natural beauty are a fascination for tourists. 


Aruvikkara

Sixteen km north of Thiruvananthapuram city, gifted with lavish scenic beauty is Aruvikkara.


Neyyattinkara

Neyyattinkara is an ancient town, situated about 20 km south-east of Thiruvananthapuram city.The SreeKrishna Swamy temple, founded by King Marthanda Varma, is of historical importance. The temple is situated beside the bank of Neyyar River.


Kovalam Beach

This international beach, 12 km south of Thiruvananthapuram city, is one of the finest beaches in India. A high rocky promontory jutting into the sea has created a beautiful bay of calm waters for sea bathing.


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