This palace used to be the old residence of the Travancore Royal Family and is famous for its grand and attractive architecture and interiors. The Palace hold the world Guinness Record for being the largest wooden palace in the world. Made entirely of teak and rosewood, this awesome palace has granite floors which are supposed to have been treated with a rare herbal mix, which keeps the floor cold in summers and warm during the rain and cold weather. The palace houses some rare artefacts and antiques like a spice bed, sandalwood pillars and also the oldest clock tower in the South Asia. The palace is situated 65 kilometres away from Trivandrum in Kanyakumari, but is managed by the Government of Kerala.