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Krishnapuram Palace

National Hwy 47 | between Ochira and Kayamkulam in the Alapuzha District, India
+91 479 244 1133
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Beautiful summer Palace which is very well maintained (Apart from Pool)

This is a summer palace with most the architecture is well preserved. This palace has a kitchen and... read more

Reviewed 3 February 2018
ponnanna k
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Bengaluru, India
A beautiful summer palace

Beautiful summer palace with swimming pool and biggest wall paintings in kerala the king used to... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2017
Ambadyil N
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National Hwy 47 | between Ochira and Kayamkulam in the Alapuzha District, India
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+91 479 244 1133
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"architectural style"
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"olden days"
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"beautiful summer"
in 2 reviews
"museum located"
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"great insight"
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"local history"
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"sword"
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"varma"
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"coins"
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"weapons"
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"kollam"
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"kingdom"
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"carved"
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"sculptures"
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"century"
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Reviewed 3 February 2018

This is a summer palace with most the architecture is well preserved. This palace has a kitchen and it speaks how the cooking was done in olden days along with a well next to the kitchen. This palace also have a multiple ponds and also...More

Thank ponnanna k
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Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Beautiful summer palace with swimming pool and biggest wall paintings in kerala the king used to pray after bathing on that painting.. you can see marthandaverma's sword.. we should salute for those who made this palace 300 years ago The Krishnapuram Palace is a palace and museum...More

Thank Ambadyil N
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Reviewed 20 May 2017

It host the largest mural painting in Kerala, Gajendra Moksham near Thevarapura in ground floor. The palace is built in Pathinerakettu architectural style. The palace has two floors and an inside pond. There was always a cool atmosphere inside the palace which we really felt...More

Thank HarikrishnanRS
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Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

nice to see the true spirit of kerela were we can see the present palace and go back in time Great experience must go for everyone

Thank rex p
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Reviewed 1 May 2017

Since I was at Kayamkulam with some personal work, I visited Krishnapuram palace. Positives of this place: Entry is cheap, Rs 20 per person and another Rs. 10 for taking pictures. The staff are very well-behaved. Gives great insight to architecture of olden days, weapons...More

Thank anup_pillai
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Reviewed 20 April 2017

Been there on 18th April, about 32 Kms away from KOllam. You just need about 30 minutes to see this place. IT is old structure (not very beautiful), they have kept some coins, statutues, manuscript, utensils and some manual weapons. And also some paintinngs. Entry...More

Thank Ketan27
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Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Entry was only 20 rupees, and we had a guide take us around the compound. We learned about traditional burials and homes, as well as observed some beautiful art work and sculptures. There is an upstairs section that shows the beautiful woodwork and views of...More

Thank Kiran H
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Reviewed 17 February 2017

This small palace, with its intricately carved wooden architecture is a great example of Keralan building styles. Although it contains no furniture, it gives a much better idea of the everyday life of the rulers than other, grander palaces we have visited. Some interesting museum...More

Thank Gregory D
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Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Krishnapuram Palace was the summer palace for Marthanda Varma (1729-1758 CE). A very interesting peek into the lives of the kings & queens >250yrs back. Is also a museum with interesting historical artifacts (incl., the largest mural in India titled 'Gajendra Moksham')...

Thank Smarty_Maddu
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Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

The palce was awesome u must need to vist that place, itz very gud... The arrangement was also good for those who vist the palace..

Thank Twitzjacob
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