Well-known as the home of virgin Goddess Kanya Kumari, the city attracts pilgrims from around the globe.  The other attractions of the town include a rock memorial built as a tribute to Swami Vivekananda and the Thiruvalluvar statue built to honor the great poet and philosopher. Enroute Kanyakumari, there are plenty of attractions including the Padmanabhapuram Palace, Daivamsahayam Pillai chappal, Kuttalam waterfalls, Triveni Sangam, etc. The cuisines of Kanyakumari are authentic South Indian dishes and seafood is a major specialty that delights tourists.

Kanyakumari is one of the best holiday destinations that have different sightseeing opportunities in one single place. It has everything to make travelers filled with enthusiasm and joy. The attractions of Kanyakumari are naturally beautiful, historically important and culturally significant. Kanyakumari visit is a dream for every type of person; irrespective of age and interests!

Let us delve into some of the top attractions in and around Kanyakumari.