Get a cultural immersion in the Capital of Kerala...
Be introduced to Trivandrum, the easygoing and energetic Kerala’s Capital, filled with Victorian style buildings, major art museums and 200-years-old Travancore maharajas palaces.
Exploration of this Kerala’s Capital with a visit at the Sree Chitra Art Gallery, hosting a collection of century old and original famous paintings of Raja Ravi Varma and exquisite works from the various schools of arts in India.
Follow with the stunning Napier Museum, designed by the renowned Indo-sarascenic architect Robert Chisholm and observe the eclectic display of bronzes, Buddhist sculptures, temple carts and ivory carvings.
Keep your eyes open on The Kuthiramalika Palace built by Maharaja Swathi Thirunal of Travancore. Inside capture its collections of the royal family such as wood carvings, paintings and various priceless.
Visit of the Padmanabaswami temple – Trivandrum’s spiritual heart. This 260-year-old temple is located in the Fort area and display the deity Padmanabha on the sacred serpent made out over 10,000 salagramam (sacred stones) that were transported from Nepal by elephant.
Finally enjoy a lunch enjoy an Authentic traditional lunch at Villa Maya restaurant, with its classical architecture, minimal style and selected art and craft pieces. Drive back to your hotel or your next destination.
DAY EXCURSION INCLUDES
- Transportation by car
- English speaking guide during the whole tour
- Entrance Fees
- Lunch at Villa Maya restaurant