The largest and most populous city of the Indian State of Kerala as well as its state capital, Thiruananthapuram is popularly known as the evergreen city owing to its tropical forest, undulating coastal plains and low lying Hills. The city is also a major commercial and academic hub of Kerala and houses many administrative headquarters and technology institutions such as Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre (VSSC), Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology (IIST) and the Techno Park. The city has thriving software technology enterprises and contributes substantially to the software export from the state. The city can be reached by road, rail as well as from bus from all cities in Kerala. But one can also explore the option of Thiruananthapuram car rental services from MakeMyTrip for pleasurable and fast travel within the city as well as for sightseeing tours with options such as half day, full day, chauffeur driven or self drive car hire packages. The national highway 47 is the backbone of the intercity road communication and connects Thiruananthapuram with other cities such as Coimbatore, Nagercoil and Salem. Trivandrum International Airport lies within the city and serves both domestic and international flights.
Important place to visit in Thiruananthapuram are Sri Padmanabhaswamy temple which is the World's Richest Temple, East Fort and Kuthiramalika Palace. For the art and science enthusiasts there is Zoological Park, Kerala Palace, Napier Museum and Priyadarshini Space Planetarium which is one of the largest in India. Travelers must also visit Sree Chitra art gallery, natural history museum and the Reptile house. Besides that one can also watch the magical sunset view from the Shankumukham or Veli beach and visitors can indulge themselves in traditional Ayurvedic massage for body rejuvenation and relaxation at various parlous in the city. Do shop for handicrafts and gift items from SMSM Institute'. For all types of travel needs within the city online Thiruananthapuram cab booking can done at MakeMyTrip and one can also get best holidays and hotels booking package on the site.