What is loved more than a comfortable stay after a long day of entertainment! At the hospitality team of Conscientia 2018, we try to make this a reality. We are delighted to have an opportunity to host our participants.
Entry fee details
For participants – ₹150
For visitors – ₹50
₹200 per night
Caution Deposit of ₹200 will be collected which will be refunded.
The charges only include the stay at the institute. The participants will have to manage their meals.
REACHING THE INSTITUTION
For the ease of the participants, we have listed here the various ways one can reach the institution.
From the Central Bus Station, Thampanoor (in front of Thiruvananthapuram Railway Station) take a bus to Ponmudi, Vithura or Valiamala. Alight at ISRO Junction (or IIST directly in case of a Valiamala bus) and follow sign boards to reach IIST campus. Last bus to Vithura from the Central Bus Station is around 9:30 p.m.
Alternatively, board a bus from Thampanoor or East Fort Bus Station (around 1 km from Thampanoor) to Nedumangadu. From Nedumangadu, frequent buses are available for ISRO junction. Auto rickshaws are also available from Nedumangadu to IIST (this would cost anywhere between ₹100 - ₹150).
It may take a little more than an hour to reach IIST from Thiruvananthapuram city under normal traffic conditions.
Bus fare would be around ₹25 per person from Thampanoor to IIST.
Prepaid autos and taxis are available from the Central Railway Station (approx ₹300 for an auto and ₹600 for a taxi).
Route to be followed: Thampanoor/Central Railway station or East Fort – Kowdiar – Peroorkada – Nedumangad – ISRO Junction – IIST.
From the Airport it would be advisable to reach East Fort or Thampanoor and then follow the information given above for buses.
Prepaid Taxis are available at the Airport and can be availed. The cost would be anywhere between ₹600 – ₹750.