Thiruvananthapuram is also called Trivandrum. It is the capital city Kerala State. The city was the capital of the Travancore state before the independence. One of the other major landmarks in the district is the Government Secretariat.
Area: 2192 sq km , Population: 3,234,356, Literacy: 90.38%
Taluks: Thiruvananthapuram, Chirayinkeezhu, Nedumangad, Neyyattinkara
Blocks: Parassala, Perumkadavila, Athiyanoor, Nemom, Thiruvananthapuram Rural, Kazhakuttom, Vellanad, Nedumangad, Vamanapuram, Kilimanoor, Chirayinkeezhu, Varkala
Municipality: Varkala, Neyyattinkara,Attingal, Nedumangad
Parliament: Chirayinkeezhu, Thiruvananthapuram
Assembly: Varkala, Attingal, Chirayinkeezhu, Vamanapuram, Nedumangad, Aruvikkara, Kazhakoottam, Vattiyoorkavu, Thiruvananthapuram, Nemom, Kattakada, Parassala, Kovalam, Neyyattinkara
Neyyar, Karamanayar, Vamanapuram riverBackwaters
The major lakes are Veli, Kadinamkulam, Anchuthengu(Anjengo), Kaappil, Akathumuri ,Edava-Nadayara, Vellayani
Kerala university, Trivandrum Medical College, College of Engineering Trivandrum
Kovalam, Akkulam, Veli lagoon, Shanghumukham beach, Museum and Zoo, Agasthyarkoodam, Ponmudi, Neyyar Dam, Varkala Papanasham beach, Padmanabhapuram (in Kanyakumari district)
Air: Thiruvananthapuram International Air Port
Rail: The main railway station in Trivandrum Central. Click on station name for railway time table.
N.H.47 : Parassala to Navaikulam (80km)
MC Road: Kesavadaspuram, Vembayam, Venjaramoodu, Kilimanoor, Nilamel
Kanyakumari 85, Padmanabhapuram 52, Ponmudi 52, Kollam 59, Madurai, 316,Kodaikanal 327, Sabarimala 179, Ernakulam 210, Thekkadi 240, Munnar 298, Thrissur 303, Guruvayur 330, Palakkad 382, Kozhikode 446, Kasargod 653