• It is a seaside fort near Kanyakumari, made of granite blocks. Built in 18th century.
    Vattakottai or Circular Fort
  • Stands on one of two rocks located. It was built in 1970.
    Vivekananda Rock Memorial
  • 133 feet sculpture of the Tamil poet, author of the Thirukkural.
    Tiruvalluvar Statue

Welcome to Kanyakumari

Kanyakumari (also spelled Kanniyakumari or Kanniakumari) District is the southernmost point of the Indian Peninsula. The administrative capital of the district is Nagercoil, which is 20 km from Kanyakumari town. The district has the best literacy rate in the state and is considered the best educated district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu by the HRD Ministry.

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Visibility: 1.5km

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Sunrise: 6:12 AM

Sunset: 6:40 PM

Updated August 01, 2014 01:00 PM
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