Kanyakumari Tourist Information

Vivekananda Rock Memorial:

To hail the great scholar Vivekananda, this stunning rock memorial had been erected. This memorial can be reached through motor boats that ply to and fro the shore.  There is meditation hall and a book store with profound collection of Vivekananda books.

Thiruvalluvar Statue:

This colossal 133 feet Thiruvalluvar effigy was erected in reverence to the veteran Tamil poet Thiruvalluvar. The sculpture is meticulously built representing 133 chapter of Thirukkural.

Ghandi Mandapam:

Gandhi Mandapam is built to pay tribute to ‘The Father of Our Nation’ Mahatma Gandhi. This memorial is a finest exemplar of modern architecture.

Tsunami Memorial Park:

This memorial was built in memory of the people who have died in the tsunami, which had brought drastic changes in many countries including India and had gulped about 3 lakh people. This monument is so very exclusive and so is appreciated by all.

Bhagavathi Amman Temple:

This 3000 years old temple is in the shores of Laccadive Sea and is dedicated to Goddess Durga. This temple is one among 108 houses of Shakthi and is considered to be extremely powerful.

Other places to see:

There are some more places of interest in and around Kanyakumari including Kamaraj memorial and Ayya Vaikundar Nizhal Thangal