Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

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Admire Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple, the richest temple in the world, famous for its treasure contained in six underground vaults. The origins of the ancient temple complex remain unknown, with some structures dating back to the 15th and 16th centuries. Still not completely explored, the temple vaults are estimated to contain more than $22 billion in gold and precious jewelry. Non-Hindus aren't allowed inside the temple, but you can still view the historic complex from the outside. Arrange to visit Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple and other attractions in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) using our Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) trip planner .
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  • After the discovery of gold in the temple, it has become one one of the richest temple in the world ..A magnificent historic temple in the heart of the city ...Make sure you bring mundu when you visit...  more »
  • Takes about 30 minutes from Kovalam to visit this temple. It is in the center of the city. Car can be parked along the roadside near the entrance. Special entrance ticket is available for Rs. 200 & Rs...  more »
  • You cannot carry your shirt & has to wear dhoti to visit temple. Ladies has to wear saree or they can get dhoti for rent. To know more about temple there are guide services available inside temple.  more »
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  • A really good temple to visit. Just be sure to come in the traditional attire as they are quite strict on it. And no mobile phones at all. No baggage allowed. There are two stores where you can keep your stuff but it would be great if you can keep your things in your cab or vehicle and then go in to the temple. The God looks really cool and the view from the three doors is amazing. There is a palace too that you can visit near the temple and the guides are highly knowledgeable and comforting. Trust its worth the money to visit the palace when you are visiting the temple. Be careful with temple staff and talk respectfully for you to be treated with respect!
  • My Favorite temple so far. Old mysterious and grand. A must visit. Take 250 rs for VIP entry. Even at God's place they so such nonsense. But as your time permits. Queues can be very very long. Best time to visit is evening. But go a bit early to appreciate the art of temple and it's environment.
  • One of the most astounding and blessed experience. The beauty and grandeur of Lord Vishnu truly is one of the most happy and unique experiences of my life. I wish we in North India knew more about the beautiful temples in South. Am definitely waiting to go back. 👃👃👃👃👃👃
  • One of the most outstanding temple. This temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu. Extraordinary designingvwith wonderful infrastructure one of historical creation. Everyone should follow to wear Dhoti and do not carry your mobile inside. This is an awesome tourist spot.
  • I'm not a religious guy. But still I visited this place with my friend. If you're a guy, before entering the temple you must remove all your upper clothes and also no full pants is allowed. You must wear a mundu (dhoti) with your upper body naked to be able to enter this temple. I just don't know why all this matter. Inside I couldn't see the main statue.. It was too dark without any light to watch the statue. I could only watch five fingers of the statue nothing else.
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