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Venue: Kanakakkunnu Palace

Location: Museum Junction

District: Thiruvananthapuram

Vasantholsavam 2018, a visual bonanza, is being organised at Kanakakkunnu Palace under the auspices of Kerala Tourism from 7th to 14th January 2018 for tourists and local residents. The government has decided to make this festival a regular event for the coming years at the same venue on the same dates. Flower shows, exhibition cum sale of agricultural produces, an exhibition of rare herbs and medicinal plants, food festivals, direct experiences of tribal lifestyle, artforms etc., will be organised as part of the festival. Vasantholsavam will be staged in and around Kanakakkunnu Palace and the Nishagandhi and Sooryakanthi auditoriums.

Vasantholsavam organised by the Government of Kerala is to be held with the participation of non-resident Keralites coming for the Loka Kerala Sabha Sammelanam.

Getting there

Nearest railway station: Trivandrum Central, about 2 kms
Nearest airport: Trivandrum International Airport, about 6 kms


In Kerala, festival dates are decided in accordance with the Malayalam calendar and the local traditions and customs. We have calculated the festival dates based on these. But there can be changes in the dates according the customs and rituals associated with each place of worship. As such, these should be considered only as approximate dates and have to be confirmed with the local authorities.

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