Famous tourist places in Kanyakumari

Kanyakumari is a coastal city in the state of Tamil Nadu and is a great center for art and religion for centuries. The name of the city comes from an ancient and very famous Devi Kanyakumari temple. The city has got several tourist spots and people should definitely visit the following notable landmarks during their trip to Kanyakumari.

Devi Kanyakumari is a goddess Parvati in the form of an adolescent girl. This temple comes under one of the 51 Shakti Peetam. As per the story of the death of the goddess Sati, the spine part fell in Kanyakumari generating the presence of kundalini power in the region.

Valluvar statue is a 133 feet tall stone sculpture of a famous poet Thiruvalluvar who authored Thirukkural. The height of the statue is representing 133 chapters in Thirukkural. There are many good and affordable hotels in Kanyakumari near beach.

Vivekananda Rock Memorial is a very famous tourist place in India. In the year 1970, the memorial was built in honor of Swami Vivekananda. Kanyakumari is the best place to visit and the accommodation is very affordable in the city as there are many good budget hotels in Kanyakumari.

Have a pleasant stay at Kanyakumari

Kanyakumari is the place where the land ends; it is the spot where the Indian sub-continent gives way to the blue seas; the place where three mighty seas, the Arabian Sea, Bay of Bengal and the Indian Ocean join together. Kanyakumari is India’s southernmost tip and spectacularly a beautiful place. The magnificence of the setting sun over the golden sands of beaches is truly an unforgettable sight ever.

Planning a trip to Kanyakumari is an easy task as there are several modes of transportation available. Most of the tourists are convenient with buses and trains. You can also fly into the Trivandrum international airport and drive down to seashore here. If you are planning for the weekend or overnight stay, then there are plenty of Hotels at Kanyakumari that you could explore. Of those Hotel Temple Citi is the best choice. Hotel temple Citi is one of the leading 3 star Hotels in kanyakumari.

How to save money on your vacation to kanyakumari

A visit to Kanyakumari is the most memorable experiences for everyone’s life. It is not only a feature loaded vacation spot, but also an important one for historical and religious perspective. In fact, Kanyakumari possess many nature retreats like hills, forests, waterfalls, and a lot of shopping venues too. There is a lot to do in Cape Comorin where you could end up in spending a ton of cash. The following tips will guide to save on your Kanyakumari vacation.

 

  • Set your Budget
  • Bring your Food and Drink
  • Prepare Food Yourself
  • Enjoy more Free Activities
  • Don’t Hire a Rental Car
  • Advance Booking
  • Save Money on Shopping
  • Make Sure to Bargain
  • Choose a Budget stay in hotel.

For staying there are many Budget hotels in Kanyakumari like Hotel Temple Citi the best hotel in the heart of the city with multi-cuisine restaurant. They have the restaurant with fine dining ambience that provides both vegetarian and Non-Vegetarian dishes.

 

 

 

Spectacular view of Kanyakumari

Kanyakumari is enriched with spectacular natural resources along with different, sacred temples, colossal memorials, and majestic forts. Over the years, it became a favorite spot for  holiday and pilgrimage destination for the visitors for its sacred temples, majestic mountains, pristine rivers  with paddy fields,  serene beaches, , and colorful coastlines .Kanyakumari witnesses the picturesque palaces and forts. Some most popular places are as follows:

Vattakottai (Circular Fort): Vattakottai fort  was constructed in 8th Century under the administration of Captaincy of  Eustachius De Lannoy, to protect  the Travancore kingdom. The rectangular fort is made up granite stones,  that spread s over an area of 3 1/2 acres.

Vattakottai Fort is located in the taluk of Agasteeswaram  tha is situated approximately  7 km away from Kanyakumari.

Udayagiri Fort: Udayagiri fort have created a historical milestone in the integral part of the defense of Tranvancore King.  During that time it was a foundry for manufacturing guns, mortars and cannon balls. Initially, it was constructed in the year of 1660 and then re-constructed in 1741 by Travancore King Marthanda Varma.

There are many Hotels at Kanyakumari like Hotel temple citi which is the best place to visit all tourist destinations.

 

Different palaces of kanyakumari

Padmanabhapuram Palace:

It was built inside the Padmanabhapuram Fort. It was situated in Padmanabhapuram at the foot of Velli Hills, boasted by Veli River in Kanyakumari District. It was built in 1601 AD by Iravi Varma Kulasekhara Perumal .  He ruled Venad between 1592 and 1609. The fort symbolizes Kerala’s original style of architecture. The beautiful interior edifice is carved with sculptured decorative and made up of rosewood.  The Tourists get astonished while seeing the royal chairs with Chinese carvings, , windows with colored mica and musical bow in mahogany. It is now represented as nice museum with various paintings, arts, crafts and weapons like swords.

 

The royal palace:

It has been used as the residence of Travancore’s rulers, which has several majestic structures.

The entrance hall  is of wooden roofing, decorated with lotus medallions.  It has a clock tower that was installed in 1832 A.D   and is still working .

Southern Palace:

It was just like a museum where decorative, antique households, , arts and crafts are exhibited that represents their culture.

You can view several other places by residing in Hotel temple citi the best Hotel in Kanyakumari.

 

 

Travel to Kanyakumari- A great Experience

Kanyakumari is the best tourist spot, where you can enjoy the Natural Sceneries along with the Tri- Sangamam of Oceans. There are also many spots to view in kanyakumari like:

  • Thiruvalluvar statue: The Thiruvalluvar memorial statue is located in Kanyakumari. The pedestal of this statue is of 38 feet height and covers over 95 feet tall with a grand of total 133 feet for the entire sculpture.
  • Sunrise and sunset in Kanyakumari:  One can see the Sunrise throughout the year in Kanniyakumari at Bay of Bengal. But, Sunset can be seen from View Tower except the months of June, July and August.
  • Vivekananda Rock Memorial: The renowned Vivekananda Memorial is another place in Kanyakumari that attracts a large number of tourists. The rock has been regarded as sacred place from the ancient times.
  • Mahatma Gandhi Memorial: The beautiful Gandhi Memorial was completed in the year 1956, and is situated as the memorial to the Father of the Nation.

Travel to Kanyakumari:

Many Buses and Trains are frequently available from Thiruvananthapuram, the closest transport hub. Long distance buses are also available from Chennai,  Madurai Coimbatore, and Bangalore etc.

There are also many Hotels at Kanyakumari like Hotel temple Citi for the tourists to have a comfortable stay.

Kanyakumari- The Best Tourist Spot

Kanyakumari is located in the southern state of Tamil Nadu. Kanyakumari is the most popular picnic and tourist spot and has a large number of people visit the place. People mainly visit kanyakumari to see sunrise and sunset. It is the summit point of three oceans, i.e.  The Indian Ocean, Arabian Sea and the Bay of Bengal. If you are in the southernmost point of Kanyakumari, then you can see the ocean on the left, right and in front.

It is a unique experience to be at this point! When you look back, you can see the last bits of Western Ghat that separates Kerala from rest of India. In the month of April Full moon day is the best day to visit Kanyakumari which is also called as Chithra Pournami. Mahatma Gandhi have visited Kanyakumari in the year of 1925 and 1937. There is also a Gandhi memorial on the beach.

On the travel to Kanyakumari, you will need to come across the Kumari Amman Temple which was devoted to goddess Parvathi. The Vivekananda Rock Memorial was built with several architectural styles on rocks that is being projected from the Indian Ocean.

 

It gives you a great pleasure to stay at a Hotel in Kanyakumari like Hotel Temple Citi and view the beauty of kanyakumari.

Have a delightful stay at kanyakumari

Kanyakumari is the place where the land ends, it is the spot for massive Indian sub-continents and it gently gives the way to blue seas. It has three mighty sees, the Arabian Sea, Bay of Bengal and the Indian Ocean that meets altogether. Kanyakumari is spectacularly a beautiful place for tourism. It holds the magnificence of the sun set over the golden sands of its beaches where it could be an unforgettable sight for the tourists.

Planning a trip in kanyakumari is very easy as there are plenty of trains and buses available. You can also fly into Trivandrum International Airport and drive through the seashore here. You can plan an overnight or the weekend stay in kanyakumari as there are many Hotels at Kanyakumari that are available for you to explore.

However if you are planning for the  budget stay in kanyakumari you could get the luxurious ambience then you will definitely find the best option as Hotel Temple Citi, the best 3 star Hotel in kanyakumari.

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Make your best holiday memories in kanyakumari

“Limitless and immortal, the water is the beginning and end of all things that appear on the Earth”

There are no better ideas as spending your beautiful, relaxing and better vacation by making memories of long summer days at the magical shores of kanyakumari.  The beach helps you to recharge and to get all in one beautiful place.

Kanyakumari is so called as ‘the virgin beauty’ by the great Mahatma Gandhi; Kanyakumari is conferred with the breathtaking beauty of nature. Surrounded by the pristine rivers, majestic hills, paddy fields and  tall coconut trees, the tourists will get a feel that they are soaking their souls in the paradise on Earth.

So, if you are striking the road to explore the astonishing oceans in the Southernmost Tip of the country, make sure that you book your stay at Hotel temple Citi, the finest Hotel in Kanyakumari  to experience the tranquility of cherishing your holidays in kanyakumari.

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Tourist attractions in Kanyakumari

The sole feature of Kanyakumari is the convention of The Arabian Sea, The Indian Ocean and the Bay of Bengal. The major activity of kanyakumari is Tourism. Some most popular tourist attractions sports in kanyakumari are:

The Vivekananda Rock Memorial:

It was built in 1970 and it gained the enlightenment due to meditation practiced by Swami Vivekananda. This memorial was specially constructed to honor the values of this great philosopher. The statue of Swami Vivekananda is 133 feet tall.

The Gandhi memorial:

This monument was built as the tribute of Mahatma Gandhi, the father of nation. It was built in a traditional style for honoring great Mahatma Gandhi, and his ashes were also kept here. The sole feature of this monument is that, every year on the birthday of Mahatma Gandhi that is on 2nd October, the initial rays of the sun will fall directly upon his ashes.

Sunrise and Sunset:

The Sunrise and Sunset are the worth experience in kanyakumari especially on the full-moon days.  On these days all the Hotel in Kanyakumari are completely booked to view the eccentric view of the sun.

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