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Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple

Open 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
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Reviewed 14 January 2019 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 12 January 2019

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
Thank umamaheshs
Reviewed 12 January 2019

Very good temple so many people from ll over india comes, inside the temple is very much maintained but the entrance looks very narrow ( not actually)

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank vbmholidays
Reviewed 5 January 2019

On a trip to ribavirin it is worth a visit. 2500 years old. However, visitors are not allowed inside

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ruth L
Reviewed 5 January 2019 via mobile

On 2 Jan we with family and friends visited the temple. We got a guide who explained us all about the temple and it’s history. A must visit place in Trivandrum. There is dress code and one need to wear dhoti to enter the temple.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 January 2019 via mobile

No male person is allowed to enter the Padmanabh Swami temple with full clothes. Males have to buy Dhoti from the shops there & wear below waist and be bare chested. Females can wrap Dhoti over their cloths. There is a ticket of Rs. 250...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 January 2019 via mobile

Temple has a rich heritage n history. Must visit place in Trivandrum. It has strict dress code for men n women. Must check before going. Huge serpentine queues would be waiting. Plan accordingly. Buy tinned prasadam for 200 Rs, it's handy if u r traveling...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 415tanum
Reviewed 1 January 2019

The temple that gives Thirvananthapuram its name. The Lord is resplendent in his "anantha sayanam" and the temple is well maintained. One of the main attractions of the city

Date of experience: December 2018
Reviewed 1 January 2019 via mobile

The place is worth visiting and the rituals followed is worth trying. The temple is easily accessible via road.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank frektraveller
Reviewed 26 December 2018

We visited the temple in evening 6:30. Well organized queue system and a very big temple. We do have dress codes to be followed in this temple.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Praveen K
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Response from Sathya S | Reviewed this property |
At the temple. Quite uncomplicated.
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.