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Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple

Closed Now: 3:45 AM - 12:00 PM, 5:00 PM - 7:15 PM
Open today: 3:45 AM - 12:00 PM, 5:00 PM - 7:15 PM
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A Vishnu temple with a massive fort gateway has been built in Dravidian style and is closed to non-Hindus.
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Manjalikulam Road | W Nada, East Fort, Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) 695023, India
+91 471 246 4606
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I would always experience the divine feel during my early morning 4am visit to the temple. As many Nirth Indians are visiting this temple as part of their rameswaram kanyakumari package, enough information in Hindi should be displayed at entrances to knew about temple traditions,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank mravime
Reviewed 4 days ago

Too Divine and Godly place to visit. Do not miss this place. I really feel like visiting once again. Hope Sree Padmanabhaswamy accepts my wish.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank nitsbubb
Reviewed 5 days ago

Men need to wear dhoti & women have to wear sarees. Both are available on rent just outside the temple.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank hetalsha
Reviewed 5 days ago

A place of worship with sight seeing included. A magnificent temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu with a amazing mythological story and equally mystery surrounding it.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank beenamanoj8883
Reviewed 5 days ago

There is dress code. There are timing slots for Darshanam. You can jump the long waiting by paying 250 rupees for a ticket.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank subratnath
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu.Temple occupies a large area with a beautiful pond.The grand structure displays the beauty and aesthetic perfection of real Kerala tradition.Temple is situated inside the East Fort in the heart of city.

Date of experience: June 2018
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It's great to have been there. Every gents need to wear dhoti while been in temple and ladies having dhotis have no problems but if they wear salwar, jeans need to take dhoti and wear it. There is arrangements of dhoti near the temple and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Ashokdec1959
Reviewed 1 week ago

Attire/Dress code: You need to have a Dhoti/mundu to enter the temple as a male. Gents need to take off shirt or banians. Ladies with sarees can go in, but ones with Churidars or jeans need to drape a mundu/Dhoti above it. So bring one...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jet315858
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nothing special.Its a Hindu temple.In my olden years, I frequently visited there. Nowadays I dont prefer there.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank deepu r
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very near to the city. Very strict dress code. Man cannot even take their tops in hand. Only dhoti allowed. Women are allowed only in Saris. Need to cover with a mundu when in Churidhar. The temple is divine and completely orthodox, religious and clod...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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20 January 2019|
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Response from musafir_shimoga | Reviewed this property |
You can first visit Padmanabha swamy temple, it takes about twenty minutes by car from airport, Darshana closes by 12 and it’s hence preferred to visit the temple first and from there Kovalam beach is around 45 minutes by... More
22 December 2018|
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Response from Divyanshu_Thakur | Reviewed this property |
On the right side of the temple next to changing rooms, priests provide this facility.
17 December 2018|
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Response from Jitendra S | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the answers as above. It may be crowded on special days. Better to avoid if you have no time. There are long ques most of the time.