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Attractions to explore nearby Padmanabhapuram Palace

Padmanabhapuram PalaceChakala, Thuckalay, Tamil Nadu 629175, India

The 16th century palace standing as a finest example of traditional Kerala Architecture and was once the residence of the erstwhile Travancore Royal Family

Nearby Attractions

Chitharal Rock Cut Temple13.30 KMs away from Padmanabhapuram Palace

Also, called as Chitharal Malai kovil is situated in the Thiruchanattu malai. There are two monuments and also there is a cave containing rock-cut sculptures of Tirthankaras and the attendant deities carved inside and outside dating back to 9th century AD.

Thirparappu WaterFalls17.30 KMs away from Padmanabhapuram Palace

The kodyar river makes it descent at the Thirparappu and the waterfall. It is a magnificent waterfall which will rejuvenate the viewer's mind. We can take a bath from this waterfall by enjoying the natural beauty.

Pechiparai Dam22.68 KMs away from Padmanabhapuram Palace

An artificial water body, situated near the pechiparai village of Kanyakumari. Constructed between 1897 and 1906. A European engineer was the one who worked behind this beautiful dam.

Marunthuvazh Malai24.26 KMs away from Padmanabhapuram Palace

Marunthuvazh malai forms the part and the southernmost tip of the western ghats of the Agaasteeswaram taluk of Kanyakumari district. The maruthuvazh malai is a fragment of the Sanjeevi mountain.

Sunset Point, Kanyakumari29.59 KMs away from Padmanabhapuram Palace

Sunset point in Kanyakumari provides a breathtaking and magnificent views of the setting sun amidst the clear bright sky in the background.

Vattakottai Fort29.66 KMs away from Padmanabhapuram Palace

This is a seaside fort near Kanyakumari, Tamilnadu built in the 18th century as a coastal defense fortification and barracks in the erstwhile Travancore Kingdom.

Mahatma Gandhi Mandapam31.14 KMs away from Padmanabhapuram Palace

This is a memorial to MahatmaGandhi, who visited Kanyakumari in 1925 and 1937. The structure was even built to very specific dimensions just to honor the man.

Thiruvalluvar Statue31.56 KMs away from Padmanabhapuram Palace

Thiruvalluvar is the ancient poet of Tamil Nadu, who has given Tirukkuarl ( Considered as one of the greatest work on ethics and morality, it is known for its universality and secular nature). The combined height of the statue and pedestal is 133 feet (41 metres), denoting the 133 chapters of the Tirukkural.

Vivekananda Rock Memorial31.65 KMs away from Padmanabhapuram Palace

This amazing memorial was constructed in honour of the great spiritual leader and Hindu monk of India, Swami Vivekananda. This is the place where Swami Vivekananda attained enlightenment hereafter meditating for two days prior to his famous Chicago trip.

Kovalam Beach41.53 KMs away from Padmanabhapuram Palace

One of the most beautiful beach of Kerala, surrounded by shops, lighthouse and rocky capes.

Agasthyakoodam41.61 KMs away from Padmanabhapuram Palace

The most difficult trek in Kerala, taking you to the top of Agasthyakoodam through forests and valleys and waterfalls.

Bana Theertham water Falls41.86 KMs away from Padmanabhapuram Palace

It is located inside the picturesque location of the Karaiyar dam. This is a natural cascading falls located in the Kalakad Mundanthurai tiger reserve.

Sasthampara42.20 KMs away from Padmanabhapuram Palace

Offbeat hillock destination, trekking,city view etc.

Karaiyar Dam44.53 KMs away from Padmanabhapuram Palace

A beautiful picnic spot inside the Kalakkad mundanthurai reserve. Boating facilities are available here.

Manimuthar Dam45.79 KMs away from Padmanabhapuram Palace

The Manimuthar Dam is situated at the foothills of the scenic Podhigai Hills. It is built on the Thamirabarani River. The area features marvelous natural beauty. The spot where the waters, the mountains, and the sky meet offers a spectacular view.

Peppara Wildlife Sanctuary46.46 KMs away from Padmanabhapuram Palace

A dam-site with its beautiful tiny islands and a sanctuary with thick forest covers

Mundanthurai Tiger Reserve48.70 KMs away from Padmanabhapuram Palace

Covering nearby 900 sq kms. This is a treasure trove for the wildlife enthusiasts and photographers.

Kuthiramalika Palace49.22 KMs away from Padmanabhapuram Palace

The former residence of Travancore King Swathi Thirunal Rama Varma. Known for its architecture and its museum storing unique exhibits

Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple49.42 KMs away from Padmanabhapuram Palace

The ancient temple with its billions of dollars of wealth, impeccable architecture and legends.

Papanasam Dam49.78 KMs away from Padmanabhapuram Palace

The Papanasam dam is also known as the Karaiyar dam. The dam is used to irrigate Thirunelveli and Thoothukudi districts.