Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace, Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

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Discover a palace made in traditional Kerala architectural style, Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace, and learn about its history and influence. The palace is named after 122 horses carved into the wooden wall brackets beneath the southern part of the roof. Observe the detailed carvings of the wooden ceiling, with each of 80 rooms in its own, distinctive pattern. Of 80 rooms, only 20 are open to the tourists. Walk upon the floor made of egg whites, charcoal, and limestone, the materials that make it cold and smooth even in summer weather. Using our international travel planner, Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) attractions like Puthenmalika (Kuthiramalika) Palace can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Very near to sree padmanabha swamy temple, the royal temple at thiruvananthapuram. Music festivals conducted during november december january . Will get a special feeling while inside the compound.  more »
  • It is located near Sree Padmanabhswamy Temple..palace is two storied..and nicely made..it has so many things like Italian mirror..old Greek furniture.. painting..they have maintained it very nicely  more »
  • Wonderful Horse carvings and artefacts in the palace make you feel part of an era gone by. This was the old palace of the Maharaja  more »
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