Attingal is a municipality in the Thiruvananthapuram district of Kerala state, India. Eventhough its a part of Chirayinkil Taluk, Taluk office, treasuries and all other important government institutions of the taluk are situated in Attingal town . It is in the suburb of the extended metropolitan region of Thiruvananthapuram city. It is situated 30 km to the north of Thiruvananthapuram. Its the most important and biggest place in Trivandrum district, only after to the capital city .