Kannyakumari Tour packages

introduction to kanyakumari

Kanyakumari is famed for its incomparable geographical location of not only for its land's end of India But also for Tri-sea confluence.Lakhs of tourists,round the year are lured by the serene beauty of this place and the spectacles of sunrise and sunset. Though sunrise can be viewed throughout the year ,sunset is visible only from October 15 to March
15 from this southernmost tip.But one can view both sunrise and sunset throughout the year from the top of a hill called Murugan Kundram which offers a panoramic view of Kanyakumari.The sunset and Moon rise can be seen almost simultaneously on full moon days from the same spot.It is a unique spectacle.
                 The 3000 year old Temple at this place is dedicated to virgin goddess Kanyakumari,who stands in eternal vigil protecting the country, is surrounded by a stone wall and stands on the edge of the ocean. The entrance to the temple is through the northern gate,while the eastern gate always remains closed except on some festival days.
   A midst the sea there are two rocks known as 'twin rocks',both contributing to the rich Indian heritage with the monuments of swamy Vivekananda and Saint Thiruvalluvar.