Attoor, also spelt Athur, is a small settlement located near Kuzhithurai in Kanyakumari District, Tamil Nadu. The town spans over an area of about five sq km. Unnamalaikadai is situated in the south, Thiruvattar in the north, Pacode in the west and Kuzhithurai in the south-west. Nearby tourist spots include Thengapattinam, Kollemcode, Colachel Port, Sanguthurai Beach, Muttam and Padmanabhapuram Palace.
Trivandrum International Airport is the nearest airport. Kuzhithurai Railway Station serves the town. The nearest major railhead is Nagercoil Junction Railway Station. Attoor can be easily accessed from Thiruvananthapuram, Kuzhithurai and Nagercoil by road.