The capital of Kerala, Thiruvanathapuram still remains the centre of art, intellect and culture of the south. The wildlife sanctuaries, beaches, museums and historical monuments have made this tourist destination very famous. When in Thiruvanathapuram, you can undertake, trekking, fishing, canoeing and rafting. October to February is the best time to pay a visit to this southernmost tourist hotspot. Kadammanitta Padayani festival is celebrated with great vigour and enthusiasm and many tourists love participating in this fest. Thiruvananthapuram has a blend of different cultures and religions. The area is known for its relegious tourist destinations such as Sri Padmanabhaswamy Temple, St Joseph's Cathedral and majestic Palayam Juma Mosque.