Information

Our Address:

kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu, India

Distance

8629.4 KM

Place Type

Romantic, Beaches, Adventure

You'll love for

Beaches, Temples, Vivekananda rock memorial, statue of Thiruvalluvar

Best Visiting Time

Oct - Mar

elevation

30 m

Language

Tamil, English

Area

25.89 km2

Population

29,761

Description

Located at the southernmost point of peninsular India, Kanyakumari is the union of three oceans-the Bay of Bengal, the Arabian Sea, and the Indian Ocean. Kanyakumari is also called "God's own district". This name comes from the Goddess Kanya Kumari temple in Kanyakumari city. This city has a special spiritual significance. Devi Kanya Kumari, who is considered as the incarnation of Goddess Parvati. It is believed that Goddess Kanya Kumari had austerity here to marry Lord Shiva. In addition to its importance as a Hindu pilgrimage, it is famous for the beautiful scenery of sunrise and sunset. Kanyakumari is a very popular tourist destination, not only because of this unique geographical phenomenon but also its beaches, temples, churches, the statue of Thiruvalluvar a great Tamil poet and Vivekananda rock memorial, Which attracts a large number of tourists.

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