Trivandrum, also known as Thiruvananthapuram, is the capital city of Kerela and an extremely popular tourist destination, as it comprises stretched out seashore, primeval monuments, captivating backwaters and antique heritage that is a unification of colonial and Indian culture. Read and enjoy the subsequent paragraphs to scheme out the obtainable hotels in Trivandrum that would make your trip unforgettable.
The best time for traveling to the city is between October to February, while February to May is hot and humid. There are many attractions that can definitely beautify any Trivandrum family vacation. One of the best attractions in Trivandrum is the Kovalam beach that is full of frolic for kids and families. While the couples can have evening strolls, families can enjoy sunbathing, swimming, herbal massages and plenty of cultural activities. Veli Tourist Village also happens to be an ideal place for picnics, where kids can play with huge sculptures, while couples can use paddleboats and speedboats to view the nearby scenic hues on the lake. Families seeking serenity and distance from the bustle should definitely unwind at the Shankumugham Beach. Another picnic spot ideal for the families is the Aruvikkara Dam along the banks of a river where one can do boating as well as fee the fish. For tourists especially the families that love and appreciate art and architecture should not miss out the very famous Sri Chithra Art Gallery, Kuthiramalika Palace Museum and Kanaka kunnu palace. These have abundant marvels of paintings, stunning chandeliers and woodcarvings on the walls. Families with spiritual clinging must visit the Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple where one would find Lord Vishnu enshrined in the Anananthasayanam (eternal sleep) posture on the hooded snake and several festivals are held wound the year.
Hotels in Trivandrum
Hotel Chaithram is centrally located in Trivandrum and is considered as on of the best family hotels in Trivandrum. With prices ranging in between Rs.1530 to Rs. 2942 per night the hotel offers facilities that include multi-cuisine restaurant and bar, beauty parlor, flower shop, book shop etc. Among other best hotels in Trivandrum, Hotel Pankaj is quite popular and is very close to the famous Padmanabha temple. Prices per night stay start at Rs. 1800 per night.
How to reach Trivandrum?
Trivandrum is well connected to other parts of the country through rail, road and air. The Trivandrum International Airport has direct flights from the Middle East, Singapore, Maldives, Sri Lanka as well as seasonal charter flights to Europe. It is also allied with many major cities in India by domestic flights. Tourists who opt to travel by train must travel to Trivandrum Central railway station, located at Thampanoor. Being a terminus, the station has almost all trains on west coast and bound to Kerala. Those who wish to travel by bus, need to know that buses ply to all major towns and villages in the state as well as to big cities like Cochin, Bangalore, Kozhikode etc. Kerala State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) operates 6-class of services, connecting to southern Tamil-Nadu cities/town as well as all other parts of Kerala.
Family Vacation in Trivandrum & A Few Good Trivandrum Hotels