HOTELS IN THIRUVANANTHAPURAM NEAR THIRUVANANTHAPURAM ZOO
Thiruvananthapuram, also known as Trivandrum is the Capital city of the Indian state Kerala. The zoo is located in the heart of the ‘Temple City’, an alternative name for Thiruvananthapuram. It has several fascinating landmarks, out of which one being the Thiruvananthapuram Zoo. It is the oldest zoo in India & features exotic spices of wildlife & marine life. It is frequently visited by tourists. The zoo is merely 4 miles from the airport. Trivandrum central railway station is only a 3-minute drive, giving the zoo a central location & making it accessible in the city.Hotels near Thiruvananthapuram zoo are clustered in the city centre. There are many mid-range hotels which offer sort of premium facilities at a near to budget price. Most of these hotels serve authentic South Indian cuisine in their in-house restaurants. Hotels in Thiruvananthapuram near zoo also includes a property by Treebo which serves as a mid-range comfortable option to try. Some basic facilities these hotels include are safe, laundry, dining, shuttle services, furnished rooms & a shower. More premium hotels can also have a swimming pool, spa, buffet, discotheques & bar. There is a wide variety of restaurants which offer multi-cuisine, such as ‘The Egg Stop’, ‘Le Arabia Restaurant’, & ‘Thakkarram Restaurant’.The zoo was built by the rulers who governed Travancore. Since 1996 the zoo had gone under a modernisation programme to attract a grater spectrum of tourists. The zoo has a dedicated aquarium for marine life exhibits, a reptile section featuring the king cobra, alligators, snakes, lizards & crocodiles. It also boasts about a butterfly garden with about 100 species of butterflies. Besides, the zoo comprises of 55 mighty acres of lawns, lakes & woodland. It is decorated with beautiful hedges. Last but not the least, the zoo also has a museum & an art gallery which can be accessed at an additional fee. Some local South Indian food could also be found at the street shops or street vendors.