What is special about holiday in Trivandrum?
Trivandrum now known as Thiruvananthapuram is the capital of Kerala. Trivandrum is famous for its scenic beauty, jaw dropping beaches, historical and religious monuments and the welcoming attitude of the locals. Ideally built on the hills with the Arabian sea on one side and the Western Ghats on the other. A holiday to Trivandrum is steeped in a longstanding history, art, culture, nature and cuisine. There is so much you can do on a holiday in Trivandrum like history lessons, ayurvedic and yoga therapies, water sport activities, chilling at the beach or visiting ancient Hindu temples. This capital city is well connected by air, rail and road to all major cities in India and a few European and Middle Eastern cities.
What is the best time to visit Trivandrum?
Trivandrum has three season’s summer, monsoon and winter. The best time for a holiday in Trivandrum is from November to March in the winter season when it’s not very hot and humid. All water sport activities in Trivandrum are in full swing during this season. Monsoon months from June to September are good for ayurvedic treatments and yoga sessions.
What is the ideal duration for Trivandrum trip?
3-4 days are ideal for a relaxed and fun holiday package to Trivandrum. There is a lot to see and do in Trivandrum and it can all be covered in 2 days and an extra day to enjoy some ayurvedic therapies and yoga sessions.
How much does it cost to holiday in Trivandrum?
Holiday packages to Trivandrum are designed to cater travellers with different requirements and budget. A 2 night 3 day holiday package to Trivandrum at a medium budget hotel will cost 3k to 6k for two travellers inclusive of transfers, stay, breakfast and sightseeing. High end hotels will cost 6k per night for two adults.
What are the top attractions in Trivandrum?
There are many things to do in Trivandrum like relaxing on the Varkala beach, Kovalam beach, wooden boat ride, ayurvedic therapies, and water sport activities. The other attractions in Trivandrum are Kanakakkunnu Palace, the Napier Museum, Akkulam lake, Sri Padmanabha Swamy temple, Neyyar Dam, Trivandrum zoo, science and technology museum, Kuthiramalika palace museum, Vizhinjam light house and many more.
What are the top items in Trivandrum cuisine?
Trivandrum is a city with unique dishes and flavours that are deep rooted in history, religion and culture. Most dishes are based on seafood, coconut, rice and meat. A few must try dishes on a trip to Trivandrum are the Thiruvanathapuram prawn or fish curry, Erissery a vegetarian dish, iddiyappam with egg curry, dosa with Kerala sambar, appam with stew , puttu with kadala curry, idli with sambar and coconut chutney, ghee roast dosa, fish molee, Varutha kozhi chicken curry with Malabar parotha and paal payasam.
What is the best way to get around in Trivandrum?
Trivandrum has a great network of public transport buses. You can also take a auto rickshaw or taxi to get around in Trivandrum. Motor bikes can also be rented to commute in Trivandrum.
What is the best way to reach Trivandrum?
Trivandrum is well connected to the rest of India by air, rail and road. All domestic airlines operate direct or connecting flights from all major cities in India to Trivandrum. Trivandrum central railway station is the third largest train station in South India and is well connected with the rest of the country. You can also arrive in Trivandrum by bus or car.
Is Trivandrum safe for women and children?
Trivandrum is a relatively safe city for women and children. Plan your holiday tour package to Trivandrum well in advance and make all the transfer bookings with a reputed travel company and you will have a safe and fuss free holiday.
How to get a visa to Trivandrum?
Indian Nationals do not need a visa to visit Trivandrum. Other nationals may require an Indian visa to visit Trivandrum. Check the requirements with the Indian embassy or consulate in your country
Arrive at Madurai.
Visit to light & sound show & Mahatma Gandhi Museum.
Overnight stay at Madurai.
Visit to Meenakshi temple.
Transfer from Madurai to Rameshwaram.
Overnight stay at Rameshwaram.
Visit to Ramanathan temple.
Transfer from Rameshwaram to Kanyakumari via Tiruchendur.
Overnight stay at Kanyakumari.
Visit to Swami Vivekanand Rock Memorial, Kanyakumari mandir, Tri smudra milan & Gandhi mandapam and Suchindram temple.
Transfer from Kanyakumari to Trivendrum.
Visit to Padmanabh Swami Temple, Raja Ravi Varma Art Gallery and Napier Museum .
Check out from the hotel in Trivendrum for departure.
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