Tag Archives: Thiruvananthapuram

Vithura Travel Information

Vithura The Vithura village is a part of the Tiruvananthapuram district of Kerala state, India. It is distanced at 36 kilometers from Trivandrum and a hub to several tourists, cultural and religious centers. This village is surrounded by the Sahyadri mountain range of the Western Ghats. It is a prime tourist spot in Kerala. Vithura has scenic natural beauty and a pleasant climate throughout the year. The rubber and spice plantations, expanse of paddy fields, coconut gardens near the unbroken white, Read more [...]

Ponmudi Hill Station Travel Information

Ponmudi The Golden Peak Ponmudi is a picturesque hill station in the state capital Thiruvananthapuram district, in Kerala state, India. It is the nearest hill station to Trivandrum, at a distance of 61 kilometers. Ponmudi is a part of the Western Ghats and lies parallel to the Arabian Sea. At the foot of the mountains, thick tropical forests of Ponmudi cover the area. Hiking and trekking are practiced by the tourists in the region, the base camp being Trivandrum. The climate of Ponmudi is pleasant Read more [...]

Kovalam Beach, Thiruvananthapuram in Kerala

Kovalam, Thiruvananthapuram Known as the paradise of the South, Kovalam is a small hamlet in the city of Thiruvananthapuram in Kerala. Located 16 kms from the city centre, Kovalam is renowned for its spectacular beaches. Kovalam was actually realised as a tourist destination by the European guests of the Travancore Maharaja. But it came into limelight as an international tourist beach during the Hippy era when lots of Hippies from the west thronged the Kovalam beach before proceeding to Sri Lanka. Kovalam Read more [...]