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Location

Address:

Chowara Post, Kottukal, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India 695501

Nearest airport:

Domestic/International: Trivandrum International Airport, 21 kilometres

Hotel location:

Travancore Heritage, Travancore is just 23 kilometres south of Trivandrum, the capital city of Kerala in the south of India. It is on a lovely spot on a clifftop overlooking a long, white beach and the Indian Ocean. Travancore is a self-contained resort with gardens. In Trivandrum you can shop for antiques, curios and handicrafts or garments and gold jewellery in city shops, while the state of Kerala is known for idyllic beaches, backwaters, lagoons and hill stations and rich, traditional culture.

Nearby attractions:

Padmanabhapuram Palace. The ancient palace of the Travancore Kings

Kanya Kumari (Cape Comorin). The tip of the Indian Peninsula

Napier museum. Incredible architecture and zoological gardens, rare collections of bronze, antique musical instruments and ivory carvings.

Trivandrum City with sightseeing visits to Sri Padmanabhaswamy Temple, Puthen Maliga Palace Museum, Sri Chitra Art Gallery, Gardens Napier Museum, Kanakakunnu Palace, and the Planetarium Academy of Magical Sciences.

Ponmudi and Cardamon Hills. Perfect for a day trip and casual hike providing glimpses of village life in South India. The journey along the banks of the Kollar River is picturesque, overlooking banana, rice, rubber, teak, tea and pepper plantations. Along the way there is a small deer park and the opportunity for a dip in Kollar River.

Neyyar Dam a pristine aquascape of emerald green. Pay homage at Aruvippuram to the Narayana Samadhi Tomb where a local saint rests – located 25 km from the Dam on the way back.

Kanyakumari formerly known as Cape Comorin, is a town in Kanyakumari District in the state of Tamil Nadu in India. It lies at the southernmost tip of mainland India.

Meem Mutti for the more adventurous at heart. Access to the waterfalls is by a 2 km trek through mountainous jungle terrain. The crystal clear water directly flowing from the Agastya Mountains is perfect for a refreshing swim.

Tripparappu Waterfalls. Take a plunge in the Tripparappu Waterfalls, which is nourished from natural rain water from the mountains, and pay your respects to the Lord Vishnu at the Adikesavan Temple, 28 km from Poovar.

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Travancore Heritage,
Chowara Post,
Kottukal,

Trivandrum,

India
695501   |  0844 8159833