Photo Story : Kanyakumari , Tamil Nadu
It is the southern tip of the Indian subcontinen
Kanyakumari is called
The Land's End
Kanyakumari city is situated 90 kilometres (56 mi) south of Thiruvananthapuram city.
Kanniyakumari is a popular tourist destination and pilgrimage centre in India
Notable tourist spots include its unique sunrise and sunset points, the 41-metre (133 ft)
, and Vivekananda Rock Memorial off the coast.
On the shores of the city is a temple dedicated to Goddess Kanniyakumari (the virgin Goddess), after which the town is named
According to a Hindu legend, Kanya Devi, an avatar of Parvati, was to marry Shiva, who failed to show up on his wedding day.
A time line of mahatma Gandhi is installed in Kanyakumari
Dosa is available all over Kanyakumari and is the flagship.
and the Vivekananda Rock Memorial are the main attraction.
Winter months is the perfect time to visit Kanyakumari.
2-3 nights is more than enough to explore Kanyakumari.
Its always hot and humid in Kanyakumari.
Everything in Kanyakumari is walking distance.
There is a ferry services between the town and the Vivekananda Rock Memorial and
, both situated on rocky islets off the coast
The Kanniyakumari railway station and nearby Nagercoil railway station offer direct connection by rail to almost all metropolitan cities in India