Palaces in kerala

palaces in kerala

Palaces in Kerala

Kerala tourism is very much famous of the historical palaces. The tradition of Kerala can be found at these palaces. Tourist of Kerala can enjoy the heritage and culture of Kerala from the palace of Kerala.

Architecture of palace in Kerala

The Kerala palaces are mainly constructed with Dravidian and Aryan architecture. Wooden works of these tourist places are very much attractive.

All most all palaces of Kerala follow the traditional Kerala style of constructions called naalukettu. And they all will have specialties like Nadumuttam, Pond etc.

Pillars and walls of Kerala palaces have lot of sculptures and traditional designs. The narrow passages and specially designed wooden steps are another major architecture of palace in Kerala.

Attractions of Palaces in Kerala

Museums at palaces of Kerala which have a good collection of traditional articles are main attraction for palaces. Mural paintings in palaces are another attraction for palaces and Kerala tourism.

List of palaces in Kerala


Shakthan Thampuran Palace

Shaktan Thampuran Palace is a historical tourist spot in Kerala which is situated in Thrissure District of Kerala.

Koyikkal Palace

Folklore museum and numismatic museum are the major attractions of the palace. The palace shows the cultural heritage and architecture of Kerala.

Pandalam Palace

The palace was raised by the royal family of pandalam. Pandalam palace is very much famous because of Shabharimala Temple.

Kilimanoor Palace

Kilimanoor palace is renowned as the birth place of Raja Ravi Varma. Raja Ravi Varma was a renowned painter in Kerala.


Kuthiramalika place is a well known palace in Trivandrum district of Kerala. The palace was built by Swathy Thirunal Rama Varma king.

Krishnapuram Palace

The palace is situated in Kayamkulam of Alapuzha district. Palace is built by Anizham Tirunaal Marthanda Varma king of Travancore.