India is home to many appealing, relaxing destinations which are open to local tourists and even to foreign tourists—one of them is Trivandrum. In the long, long list of all the places and points of interest in Trivandrum, enumerated below are the ones you definitely should not miss in your trip to the said area.
Topping the list of the places of interest in Trivandrum is the Hawa Beach. Getting its name from the Indian word for “air” (wherein tourists go to get fresh air), this beach is one peaceful destination for those who want to at least temporarily escape the hustle and bustle of the city.
Hawa beach is a clean and well-maintained beach which is made more beautiful by the surrounding palm groves. If the paradise view is not what you are after, you can still find yourself enjoying the place through facilities they have which enable visitors to try windsurfing, boat sailing and many other sporty and thrilling activities you can think of. The red and white lighthouse located within the Hawa Beach area is also another attraction you can find. It gives you that look and feel of being in one of those beach-side located movies.
If it is cultural heritage exploration that you’re after, among the places of interest in Trivandrum you should never forget to visit is the Padnabhapuram Palace or The Royal Wooden Palace. This historical and ancient palace features an infrastructure and artifacts that have lasted the test of time and have stood as a proof of history. Among these artifacts include the 300-year-old clock. The Royal Wooden Palace, as the name implies, is a palace made of wood which covers 4 kilometers in area and was built within the years 1592- 1609. Aside from the interesting history it tells, it is also a fascinating place for you to take your photos. The entire vibe of the place will truly take you back in the ancient times of the place.
Last but not the least of these recommendations is the Sree Chitra Art Gallery. This gallery is well-known for the paintings it exhibits which are made by Raja Ravi Verma and other prominent artists. Art enthusiasts will enjoy this place for the appealing visuals and the welcoming vibe as you enter the museum. On top of that, the visitors will get a glimpse of the culture of India and other Asian countries as well through the help of arts.
Whatever you are interested in, there will always be these places of interest in Trivandrum you can go to and you will surely never run out of options. Visit these places and you will definitely not regret it.