Kanyakumari has been named after the Goddess Kanyakumari Amman who is the popular deity of the area. Legend has it that the Goddess Parvati in one of her incarnations as Devi Kanniya did penance on one of the rocks of this land’s end to obtain the hand of Lord Shiva. Kanyakumari One Day Tour Packages below.
Itinerary: Arrive Kanyakumari/Nagercoil
Upon arrival, our driver will greet you at Kanyakumari railwaystation. Proceed for the sightseeing in Kanyakumari. Places covered Suchindram Temple, Saibaba Temple, Vattakotai Fort, Vivekananda Rock Memorial, Thiruvalluvar Statue by ferry boat, Kanyakumari Beach, Gandhi memorial, Kamaraj Manimandapam, Kanyakumari temple, Triveni sangam.
End your day by watching the spectacular sunset there. Drop at Kanyakumari or Nagercoil railway station.
Travelling together on Double sharing using medium ac car – INR 3000* for 2 Pax
The town of Kanyakumari is geographically a Cape, and it was known earlier as Cape Comorin. Since ancient times, Kanyakumari District has consisted of two geographical areas, known locally as Nanjilnadu and Idainadu. The etymologists interpret the word Nanjilnadu as the country (‘nadu’) where there were (and still has) several agriculture plantations and fields. Nanjilnadu is mentioned in old Tamil literature as a rich agrarian area, where the town of Kottar, (today, a locality in Nagercoil) as a major commercial centre.
At the Southern most tip of India, where the Arabian Sea, the Indian Ocean and the Bay of Bengal meet, lies Kanyakumari, an important pilgrim centre. The beach itself is a beautiful sight with multi-coloured sand. There is a lighthouse from where one can get a panoramic view.
Kanyakumari as it is known is one of the best places to visit. Surrounded by Majestic Hills and the plains bordered by colourful sea-shores, fringed with coconut trees and paddy fields, here and there are few elevated patches of red cliffs with undulating valleys and plains between the mountainous terrain and the sea – coast, so closely interwoven with Temples and Churches and other edifices lies the district, ‘Kanyakumari’.
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