Vamanapuram, a village in Kerala’s Thiruvananthapuram district, is a part of South Kerala division. If you need a break from the bustling city and want a quiet place to relax, head to Vamanapuram. As this place is close to Varkala, Attingal and Paravoor, it makes this village even more alluring.
Places to Stay
Vamanapuram might not have many hotels in the vicinity, except for a few homestays. But Varkala, which is 28 km away, has several options for tourists. Some of them include Woodhouse Beach Resort (Tariff –Rs.800), Karthika Plaza Resort (Tariff –Rs.1,000) and SS Beach Resort (Tariff –Rs. 1,000).
Malayalam is the main language spoken here.
The most celebrated festivals of Vamanapuram are Vishu and Easter in March-April, Onam in August-September and Christmas.
Places of Interest
Vamanapuram has a number of tourist places nearby worth visiting. Some of them include Sarkara Devi Temple (19 km), Anjengo Fort (24 km), Sivagiri Mutt (26 km), Varlkala Beach (28 km) and Janardanaswami Temple (29 km).
How to Get There
Thiruvananthapuram International Airport (33 km) is the closest to the village. Another option is the Tuticorin airport, 139 km away.
The closest railway station from here is in Thiruvananthapuram, which is 32 km away.
Buses are available from Thiruvananthapuram and Varkala. There are both state-run and private buses plying on this route. Online bus ticket booking is one of the easiest ways of booking your tickets