Thiruvananthapuram Travel Guide
Located close to India’s southern tip, Thiruvananthapuram is the capital of God’s Own Country. The city was formerly known as Trivandrum until 1991. It is located on seven hills and is surrounded by Arabian sea. Padmanabha Swamy Temple is an important tourist attraction and is known to be one of the richest temples in the world.
The other tourist attractions are Agasthyamala Rain Forests, Neyyar Wildlife Sanctuary, Kallar, Ponmudi Hills, Napier Museum, Keralan Museum, Kanaka Kunnu Palace, etc. Some important beaches are Poovar, Shankumugham Beach and Veli Beach. Thiruvananthapuram experiences moderate climate throughout the year and the best time to visit this place is between the months of September and February.Read More Read Less