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Kanyakumari Travel Guide

Thousands of people from all over the world come here to experience the a place where one can watch the sunrise and sunset from a single beach because this place is almost surrounded by water....

Kanyakumari was called Cape Comorin in British times. Kanyakumari is also spelled as Kanniyakumari or Kanniakumari. It is one of the famous tourist spots of India by virtue of being located at the southernmost point of Peninsular India. This town is bordered by colorful sea-shores edged with swaying coconut trees that make it an ideal spot for travelers. This place is famous for its lofty patches of red cliffs with rolling valleys and plain areas between the rocky topography and the sea coast. You can easily find some more places for sightseeing with the help of the Kanyakumari travel guide.

The whole region is known for its rich history and cultural heritage which is a blend of diverse culture and profound inheritance. Two of the most famous things about this place are rocks known as ‘twin rocks’ serving as monuments of Swami Vivekananda and Saint Thiruvalluvar. Thousands of people from all over the world come here to experience the a place where one can watch the sunrise and sunset from a single beach because this place is almost surrounded by water.

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Places to visit and things to do in Kanyakumari


How to Reach Kanyakumari
The coastal town of Kanyakumari is nestled on the southernmost tip of India in the state of Tamil Nadu. The astounding stretch of blue ocean, historical Vivekananda Rock at the middle of the sea along with Thiruvalluvar Statue and Bhagavathy Amman Temple make Kanyakumari a much sought after tourist destination. The slow yet serene town is worth a visit. Though Kanyakumari does not have an airport of its own, yet it can be reached conveniently by road and rail.
How to Reach Kanyakumari by Air
Kanyakumari does not have its own airport and Thiruvananthapuram International Airport located around 90 km away from Kanyakumari in Kerala serves as the nearest airport. The airport is served by all important domestic and international airlines flying from different parts of India and abroad.
How to Reach Kanyakumari by Road
Regular fleet of buses from all major cities of South India like Trivandrum, Chennai, Madurai, Nagarcoil and Bangalore ply to Kanyakumari. Private as well as Tamil Nadu and Kanyakumari Road Transport Corporation buses can be availed to reach Kanyakumari. Depending on the budget passengers can avail AC or non-AC coaches.
How to Reach Kanyakumari by Rail
Kanyakumari Junction Railway Station is nearly 4 km away from the main bus stand. The railhead connects Kanyakumari to major Indian cities like Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai, Rameshwaram, Kolkata and Nagercoil. Taxis and buses can be availed from outside the station to go anywhere in Kanyakumari.

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Do we get any cab to visit all the places?


Arshad Khan

From where ? Details pls

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why my review was not accepted?

may I get bus from rameshwar am to kanya kumari on 28 Feb morning



sure. but if u prefer train its very simple and easy to travel kanyakumari

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What are the best places to eat in Kanyakumari?


hotelsangam kanyakumari

SANGAM - Multi-cuisine NON- VEG Restaurant.. TRIVENI- Pure VEG. Restarant. ( Juice Longe nearby)

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What is the best time to explore Kanyakumari?


hotelsangam kanyakumari

Best time - October, November, February, March. the climate will be moderate & cold during day & night respectively.

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what to see in kanyakumari??


Jayanta Ruje

vivekananda rock memorial, thiruvalluvar statue, kanya kumari temple, gandi mandapam, triveni sangam, sunrise, sunset

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What is sight seeing in Kanyakumari?

Can i book rooms for few hours?


Ranjan Sahu

Which hotel is the best to stay for a couple?



Hotel Balaji or Tri sea

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which places should I visit

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