Car Rental Thiruvananthapuram
Thiruvananthapuram is also a tourist destination for both domestic and international tourists. Being the capital of Kerala, often known as "God's own country", Thiruvananthapuram is also called as "God's own capital". There are many tourist destinations in or near the city including Kovalam beach, Sanghumukham Beach, Napier museum and Zoo , Agasthyarkoodam peak, Neyyar Wildlife Sanctuary and Neyyar Dam, Kuthira Malika palace, Sree Padmanabha Swamy temple, Ponmudi, Poovar, Varkala Cliffs and beaches and many others. Thiruvananthapuram is also famous for being the Evergreen city of India.
Kanyakumari, Thiruvattar, Padmanabhapuram Palace and Tirpparappu waterfalls, are also near the city, in the adjoining Kanyakumari District (Nagercoil), in the state of Tamil Nadu.
The eponymous Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple circled by the East Fort is at the center of a busy shopping hub of the city. The temple attracts millions of visitors every year. Visitors are required to adhere to special dress code before entering the temple. Recent court battle challenges the custodianship of the Royal family over the temple. The controversy centers on the estimated properties of over $20 billion, housed in the vaults of the temple.