Unseen/OffBeat Places in Kanyakumari
Unseen/OffBeat Places in Kanyakumari

Tsunami Memorial Park

AverageTimeToSpendAbout 1 hour
BriefTsunami Memorial is indeed a very special monument in honor of the people who lost their lives under the havoc wrecked by the gigantic waves
DistanceFromOtherPlace2 km from Kanyakumari beach
ExtraOn 26 December 2004, the giant waves of the Indian Ocean smashed the coast of Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, and other South-east Asian countrieskilling thousands and rendering many homeless
FactsIt is a uniquely colored 16 foot memorial, stands as a grim reminder of the lives claimed by the Asian Tsunami, on the southern shores of Kanyakumari.
OpeningHoursMorning till Evening
PeopleLoveForPlaceThis place has indeed very special significance and a must visit place in Kanyakumari.
TicketPriceFree entry
TipsLocated very close to Baghvathy Amma temple
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Sunrise point

AverageTimeToSpendAbout 1 hour
DistanceFromOtherPlace58 km from Baghvathy Amma temple
ExtraThe perfect sunrise view is breathtaking and a perfect spot for photography
FactsIt is the southernmost tip of India
OpeningHours4:00 am to 8:00 pm
PeopleLoveForPlaceThis place is the southern most tip of Indian and one can see the entire Indian ocean that lies ahead.
TicketPriceFree entry
TipsDo carry your cameras to click the picturesque view
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Sunset point

AverageTimeToSpendAbout 1 hour
BriefWhoever says that sunsets are hyped has never visited the Sunset Point in Kanyakumari, which provides breathtaking and magnificent views of the setting sun amidst the clear bright sky in the background, and the pure blue waters underneath it
DistanceFromOtherPlace58 km from Baghvathy Amma temple
ExtraFormerly known as Cape Comorin, Kanyakumari is located at the southernmost tip of the Indian Peninsula and is famous all across the country for having some of the best views and scenic.
FactsA must visit place for every visitor to Kanyakumari, the Sunset Point is the confluence of three ocean bodies: the Bay of Bengal, the Indian Ocean, and the Arabian Sea, which is also known as the Triveni Sangam
OpeningHoursOpen up to sunset
PeopleLoveForPlaceThis place is the southern most tip of Indian and one can see the entire Indian ocean that lies ahead.
TicketPriceFree entry and watch tower fee is Rs. 25
TipsDo carry your cameras to click the picturesque view
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Indian railways last station

AverageTimeToSpendAbout 45 min
DistanceFromOtherPlace1 kilometer (0.62 mi) away from Kanyakumari beach
ExtraYou can take a ride up to this station
FactsIt is a part of the Thiruvananthapuram railway division of Southern Railway zone. It's the southern most railway station in India.
OpeningHoursMorning till Evening
PeopleLoveForPlaceThis place is known to be the last railway station of Indian thus giving a thrilling experience to travel.
TicketPriceMinimum Railway ticket
TipsTake a ride to the last tip of India
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Padmanabhapuram Palace

AverageTimeToSpendAbout 1 hour
DistanceFromOtherPlace40 km from Kanyakumari beach
ExtraPadmanabhapuram is the former capital city of the erstwhile Hindu Kingdom of Travancore.
FactsPadmanabhapuram Palace is a Travancore era palace located in Padmanabhapuram, Kalkulam taluk of Kanyakumari District, Tamil Nadu.
OpeningHours9:00 am to 4:30 pm
PeopleLoveForPlaceA great historical wooden architectural place with historic beauty
TicketPriceRs. 10 for Adults Rs. 5 for children and Rs. 25 for Camera
TipsMaintain the cleanliness of the place
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Mathur Aqueduct

AverageTimeToSpendAbout 2 hour
BriefThe Mathoor Aqueduct has been constructed in such a fashion that it is divided into two parts, one of which is the trough canal and the other is a road
DistanceFromOtherPlace52 km from Kanyakumari beach
ExtraThe trough is 7.5 feet wide and 7 feet high and is partly covered with concrete slabs on its top.
FactsA children's park and several bathing platforms have also been developed in the area, which means that people from all age groups can have a lovely time at the Mathoor Aqueduct and enjoy themselves.
OpeningHoursOpen 24 hours
PeopleLoveForPlaceA perfect place to visit for the entire family as it has options for all age groups.
TicketPriceRs. 2 per person Parking charges also applicable
TipsAvoid rush hours to enjoy to the fullest.
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Kamarajar manimandapam

AverageTimeToSpendMore than 2 hours
DistanceFromOtherPlace195 km from Kanyakumari Beach
ExtraKamarajar Manimandapam is located nearby Mahatma Gandhi Memorial.
FactsKamarajar Manimandapam (Kamaraj Manimandapam) was built as a tribute to Sri Kamarajar, a freedom fighter and a veteran political leader of Tamil Nadu.
OpeningHours7:00 am to 7:00 pm
PeopleLoveForPlaceIt is a very peaceful place and is very good for meditation.
TipsMaintain the sentience inside the place.
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