Thirupuram is located in Thiruvananthapuram District of Kerala. This quite residential area is located between Arumanoor and Olathanni on Poovar – Neyyattinkara road. Thirupuram is about 3 km from Arumanoor, about 5.2 km from Poovar and about 6.5 km from Neyyattinkara. This place is also very near to the Vizhinjam and Kovalam. The famous Thirupuram Siva Temple is situated here. The famous Sivarathri festival of Thirupuram Siva Temple is the most important.There is also a story behind the name Thirupuram. It is believed that this the place where lord Siva sits after the Thripura dahanam. Thus the village got the name Thripuram which later got changed to Thirupuram. Other landmarks are Thirupuram Nagar Kaavu, Thirupuram St.Xaviers Church etc.. The nearest Airport is Trivandrum International Airport and Neyyattinkara Railway Station is the nearest Railway Station.