Padmanabhapuram Palace, Thiruvananthapuram
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Padmanabhapuram Palace

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Padmanabhapuram Palace
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  • Best Time:  During Sunset
  • Length of visit:  2-3hrs
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Govindan Naganathan
  • Govindan Naganathan
  • Flashpacker
  • Lives in Bangalore
  • 100 photos
  • 29 Reviews

"Great place to visit"

  • 6.50/7
  • Posted 2 months ago
Padamanabhapuram Palace is situated at a distance of about 90 Kms. from Kovalam. The palace is constructed entirely of wood. Every hall in the palace has a story and a helpful guide posted in the hall gives you all information. One moves from....... More
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Vishnu Kumar
  • Vishnu Kumar
  • 3 Reviews

"Dhoti without shirt is the dress code"

  • 7.00/7
  • Posted 4 months ago
It is famous God in India. We must wear dothi without shirt in this temple. But temple provided these clothes at affordable price on rent basis. More
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Abin k babu
  • Abin k babu
  • 9 Reviews

"Architectural excellence"

  • 6.00/7
  • Posted 6 months ago
One of the most wonderful historical architectural excellence in Kerala. More
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Venekatesh
  • Venekatesh
  • 2 Reviews

"Good place"

  • 7.00/7
  • Posted 6 months ago
Good temple, nice place, next time i will visit this holy place with my family members. More
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Sajiv Kumar
  • Sajiv Kumar
  • Lives in Ghaziabad
  • 6 photos
  • 11 Reviews

"Loved it!"

  • 7.00/7
  • Posted 7 months ago
Serenity at its best. The temple is maintained impeccably and the crowd is well managed. More
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About Padmanabhapuram Palace

    • Entry: Paid
    • Timings - Opening & Closing: Monday - Friday: 9.00 AM - 5.00 PM , Saturday: 9.00 AM - 5.00 PM , Sunday: 9.00 AM - 5.00 PM , Public Holidays: 9.00 AM - 5.00 PM

Padmanabhapuram Palace, located within the Padmanabhapuram Fort of Padmanabhapuram Village in Thuckalay, is a major tourist attraction near Thiruvananthapuram. The palace is regarded among the top ten palaces of the world and is located at a distance of 64 km from Thiruvananthapuram. The erstwhile seat of the Travancore Empire, Padmanabhapuram is located at the foothills of Veli, the hilly extensions of the Western Ghats.

Padmanabhapuram Palace is a fine example of traditional Kerala style of architecture. Built in 1601 using a unique combination of egg whites, jaggery, lime, burnt coconuts, charcoal and river sand, Padmanabhapuram Palace is famous for its carved mahogany ceilings, coloured mica windows, secret underground passages, inner courtyards, museum, granite dance halls, etc.


Timing:  9 am to 4:30 pm (Closed on Mondays and National Holidays)
Admission Fees: INR 25 (For adults)
                              INR 10 (For children)
                              INR 200 (For foreign tourists)
 

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