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DAY 8: Kovalam to Thiruvananthapuram

Time to unwind and enjoys the vistas of this beach town and soak in the lazy ambience.
 
Afternoon trip to Tiruvananthapuram.
The clean and beautiful capital city of Kerala gets its name from the sacred mythological serpent ‘Anantha’. The city sprawls on seven low coastal hills with tree-lined avenues, massive buildings, ancestral homes, ancient temples, long seacoast and acres of palm trees and parks. The beautiful seaside city was formerly called Trivandrum and lies just 87 kms from the southern most tip of the sub- continent. This ancient city has a trading tradition dating back to 1000B.C. and became the capital city of the Travancore kingdom in 1750. Places of interest are: Sri Ananthapadmanabha Swamy Temple, Kuthira Malika Palace, Sri Chitra Art Gallery/ Govt Art Museum, Indian School Of Martial Arts.
 
Overnight stay at the Travancore Heritage.
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