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Address: 55km/34 miles south of Trivandrum | it is in Tamilnadu And Near Kanyakumari, Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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The well-preserved wooden palace is one of the best examples of the...

The well-preserved wooden palace is one of the best examples of the traditional architecture of Kerala.

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Very nice palace to visit. Made of wood, this palace has nice architecture. For history lovers, museum is also present to get knowledge.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very nice palace to visit. Made of wood, this palace has nice architecture. For history lovers, museum is also present to get knowledge.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It is a life time wish for ever one to visit this temple, one of the best temple in India Nice and tidy place still follows the traditional dress code . If any one visit Kerala ensure to have a darshan here

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The palace is located nearby tuckaly, tamil nadu. You can reach tuckaly by bus and there you van hire auto rickshaw to palace it takes 10mins to reach the palace. Auto rickshaw rupee just 50 only. There is a entry fee for palace is also less. And still camera u need to pay rs50. It is a good palace for... More 

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Thank Samueljebaraj24
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The structure. Look small from outside but its really big when u roam arount it... beautiful carving and architecture

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The palace is in a calm place. It has a great historical background. There is an amazing dance floor in the palace.

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Hyderabad, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a palace built by Malayalee kings - but subsequently this place was transferred to Tamilnadu- but palace is still administered by Kerala Government. It is well organized and interesting glimpse into the personal lives of Maharajas.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a beautiful palace showcasing traditional Keralan architecture. Rosewood and teak carved ceilings and pillars abound. I particularly enjoyed how all of the buildings were joined by covered walkways. It was very hot when we were there but within the buildings it was lovely and cool. In each of the main areas there were staff to tell you the main... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very well maintained palace. Kudos to the female attendants/ guides who took great pains to explain each and every detail of the palace at length and smilinfgy overcome the language barrier

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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

By the way from Kanyakumary you must stop at Padmanabathapuram palace.Here you can see and feel how strong were Travancore rulers.Carvings in palace are incredible.History of palace is connected with Trivandrum city.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very much like an Asian palace, very people-scaled, this is an interesting look into a nobility's lifestyle.

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