Situated in Thiruvananthapuram in Kerala, South India, Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple is a Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu. The principal deity, Padmanabhaswamy, is enshrined in the ‘Anantha-sayanam’ yogic posture (in the eternal sleep of Yoga-Nidra on the serpent god Anantha).
Vellayani Lake, or Vellayani Kayal as known in local language, is the largest fresh water lake in Thiruvananthapuram.A road passes through this lake; a bund has been constructed for this purpose. This lake attracts a lot of tourists.. Its crystal-clear calm water, especially during moonlit nights, is a craze for the minds.
Jatayu Earth Center
The giant concrete statue of Jatayu is built on a mighty rock named Jatayupara by the sculptor Rajiv Anchal. The colossal statue is 200 feet long, 150 feet wide and 70 feet tall, making it all largest functional bird statue in the world with an enter into the Guinness Book of World Records.Jatayu is an embodiment of valor and chivalry. Risking his life, he tried his best to save Sitha from her abductor. Hence the Jatayu sculpture uprights as a towering tribute to women’s safety and honour.
Ponmudi is a hill station in the Peringamala Panchayat of Trivandrum District of Kerala in India. It is located 53 km north-east of Trivandrum City,78km south-east of Varkala Beach and 69km north-east of Kovalam Beach at an altitude of 1100 m.Ponmudi peak is a part of the Western Ghats mountain range that runs parallel to the Arabian Sea. The normal temperature of Ponmudi is between 18°C to 25°C
A visual treat to the eyes of visitors, Kerala Villages have its own appeal among all the scenic destinations to visit in Kerala. Villages offer a serene experience that travellers are drawn to. Our urban lives have us tangled in an assortment of worries. One step into these parts and those shall leave you. The tumult of the cities disappearsand weary souls are cleansed in some of the places we have chronicled below. These are precious diamonds that shine brighter with each passing day. All who visit these charming villages cherish them with all their heart.
Thiruvananthapuram, is the capital of the Indian state of Kerala. With the fall of Ays in the 10th century, the city was taken over by the Chera dynasty.In the 17th century the king Marthanda Varma expanded the territory and founded the princely state of Travancore and Thiruvananthapuram was made capital of Travancore.
Referred to as the Venice of the East, Alappuzha has always enjoyed an important place in the maritime history of Kerala. Today, it is famous for its boat races, backwater holidays, beaches, marine products and coir industry. Alappuzha beach is a popular picnic spot. The pier, which extends into the sea here, is over 137 years old. Entertainment facilities at the Vijaya Beach Park add to the attraction of the beach. There is also an old lighthouse nearby which is greatly fascinating to visitors.
Kanyakumari is the southernmost city of peninsular/contiguous India. Kanyakumari has been a city since the Sangam period. and is a popular tourist destination.Kanyakumari, also called Cape Comorin during the British rule of India, is a small coastal town in Tamil Nadu near the Kerala border. It’s renowned for being the southernmost point of India where the Indian Ocean, Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal all meet.