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Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace

West Nada, Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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Absolutely amazing place

Absolutely fantastic place where one gets to see the rich historical and cultural past that this... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
kkesavan1978
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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
Well maintained and very informative

If you love to re visit old era , it’s a perfect place. Well maintained, it contains many beautiful... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Rajani1981
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The palace museum displays exquisite wood carvings, paintings and various royal collections.
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good54%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“royal family” (18 reviews)
“guided tour” (11 reviews)
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West Nada, Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely fantastic place where one gets to see the rich historical and cultural past that this part f India was blessed with. This place is a gem... a marvel of architecture. The wooden carvings and furniture that make up this palace are awe inspiring. The...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you love to re visit old era , it’s a perfect place. Well maintained, it contains many beautiful items used by the royal family. The guide was very informative and cordial. Its worth visiting.

Thank Rajani1981
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nicely maintained property with aspects of historic importance correctly preserved. They give a guide (malayalam and English) free of charge who covers the entire place along with guests. Lots of artefacts and gifts received by Royal family at display

Thank abhik897
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Located at one of the gates of Padmanabhamswamy temple, it is slightly hard to find unless you use google map. Even local auto drivers are unsure about this palace or may be they know it by different name. This palace houses two museums. And for...More

Thank kgt7
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Located at east fort near to Padmanabhaswami temple....there is access to two palaces...guide will help you to know the history of the palaces.so many rooms are there but visitors have access to a few of them.will be worth if you are going with your kids..

Thank Anu R
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Located at East Fort (West nada), Trivandrum. Also known as Kuthiramalika. Good place to have a spend a small time with family.

Thank K Prem Kumar M
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

This palace is very familiar.we were visit this palace above three times.such a very beautiful.This is a historical place.

Thank jishnumj
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Kuthiramalika is the one priceless palace in India. There is more than hundred and ten room is made up of a great ambiquitous feeling while visiting. And it has lots of art work without the help modern machinery. So everybody should visits.

Thank PrajeeshVijayan
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Many locals have not heard of Kuthiramalika which is situated next to the famous Sri Padmanabhaswamy Temple in Thiruvananthapuram. Located in a tree-shaded walled compound, the palace feels like a typical Keralite house. There are fruit-trees like Jackfruit, Mango and Plantain around the palace. For...More

Thank SJBahrain
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Puthen malika palace is a palace built by Swathi Thirunal Rama Varma, who was Maharaja of the Kingdom of Travancore British India (Now known as Trivandrum, Kerala). The palace has a large collection of idols and sculptures made from white marble. The collection includes Kathakali...More

1  Thank Santhosh K
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muralitharan62
16 January 2016|
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Response from Roneo C | Reviewed this property |
Great. Welcome to God's own Country. There are many places to see and enjoy in Trivandrum City and it's surroundings. Foremost will be Padmanabhaswamy Temple. It's a monumental temple to Lord Vishnu. Near Padmanabhaswamy... More
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abhik_fe
14 November 2015|
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Response from Prasannasimha | Reviewed this property |
The best time effective way to see Trivandrum is to book a day tour through Kerala state tourist development corporation. Their office is at the ground floor of Chaitram hotel and you can go to their ktdc website See the... More
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