Padmanabha Temple.
April 14, 2018
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Padmanabha Palace.


Padmanabhapuram is the former capital city of the erstwhile Hindu Kingdom of Travancore. It is around 20km from Nagercoil, and 60km from Thiruvananthapuram city.

The palace is complex inside with an old granite fortress around four kilometers long. The palace is located at the foot of the Veli Hills, which forms a part of the Western Ghats. The river Valli flows nearby.[2]Another palace known as Kuttalam Palacewhich is also in Tamil Nadu which is under the ownership of Kerala govt. It is situated in the Tenkashi, Tirunelveli District, Tamil Nadu (Before state reorganisation, Kanyakumari District, Chenkottah Taluk, Tenkasi Taluk including the areas of Kuttalam are in the control of Travancore Kingdom (Kerala).





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