Napier MuseumApprox. Time: 1 hours
Activity Level: Easy to Moderate

The Museum, Zoo, and the park where they are located, are quite popular with the local people and tourists. The Napier Museum is housed in a striking building, and has a good collection of bronzes, ivory carvings, ancient musical instruments and life-size figures of Kathakali dancers. The Zoological Gardens are said to be among the most well-planned zoos in Asia. The Botanical Garden within the zoo, houses specimens of almost every tropical tree existing. The Observatory, located on the highest point of the city, is one of the impressive architectural landmarks of Thiruvananthapuram.

Courtesy of the India Tourism Board