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.