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Thiruvananthapuram District



Thiruvananthapuram is the southern-most district of the state of Kerala. It is bordered by Kollam District in the north, Tirunelveli District and Kanyakumari District of the state of Tamil Nadu in the east and south and the Arabian Sea in the west. The district covers an area of 2,192 sq km. Thiruvananthapuram has internationally renowned beaches, historic monuments, cultural institutions, palaces, art galleries, backwater stretches and a rich cultural heritage. The district once formed a part of Travancore, which had its capital at Padmanabhapuram, now in Tamil Nadu. The district has a rich variety of plants ranging from rare orchids, medicinal plants, and spices to hedge plants, tuber crops, plants yielding edible fruits and fiber yielding plants.


Updated on 7th June, 2005
District: Thiruvananthapuram

Academies and Training Institutions (9) Guest Houses (4) Rivers (3)
Archeological Sites (1) Handicrafts (1) Roads and Streets (1)
Artworks (1) Hill Stations (1) Rocks and Caves (1)
Auditoriums (2) Historical Monuments (6) Sacred Places (1)
Ayurvedic Centers (12) Hospitals and Medical Centers (6) Schools (8)
Bakeries (2) Hotels (42) Shopping (8)
Banks (1) Ice Cream Parlors (2) South Indian Restaurants (1)
Bars and Pubs (1) Islands (1) Spiritual Centers (5)
Beaches (7) Jewelers (1) Stadiums (1)
Bus Stations (20) Lakes and Glaciers (3) Temples (39)
Cafes (2) Libraries (1) Tourism Development Corporation (1)
Churches (3) Multi Cuisine Restaurants (11) Tourist Destinations (4)
Cities and Towns (25) Museums and Archives (4) Trains and Railway Stations (19)
Clubs (10) Organizations (11) Universities (1)
Colleges and Research Institutions (15) Palaces (4) Vegetarian Restaurants (6)
Cottages (2) Post Offices (3) Villages (106)
Cultural Events (1) Professionals (1) Visitors Information (1)
Dams and Reservoirs (3) Public Establishments (4) Waterfalls (1)
Fairs and Festivals (8) Rehabilitation Centers (1) Wildlife Sanctuaries (3)
Fast Food Joints (2) Residential and Commercial Areas (21) Yoga and Meditation (1)
Galleries (2) Resorts (39) Zoos (1)
 

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