Chunkankadai is located in Kanyakumari District of Tamil Nadu. It lies on the Nagercoil - Thiruvananthapuram road and is about 3 km from Nagercoil. It has a landscape of lush green trees, paddy fields and ponds filled with beautiful flowers. Chunkankadai church is a major attraction.
St.Xavier's Catholic College of Engineering and Vins Christian College of Engineering are located here. Nagercoil Junction Railway Station is the nearest railhead. Trivandrum International Airport is the nearest airport.