Kanyakumari is a coastal town in the state of Tamil Nadu on India’s southern tip. Jutting into the Laccadive Sea, the town was known as Cape Comorin during British rule and is popular for watching sunrise and sunset over the ocean. The city is like one of the best tourist spots having its own best attractions in Tamilnadu close to Kerala Border. Kanyakumari has been a great center for art’s, religion and commerce for centuries. on attractions outside the town, such as the surrounding landscapes, as well as the historical and religious sites found around the district.
Though there are several places of tourist interest in the town and district, Kanyakumari is especially popular in India for its spectacular and unique sunrise and sunset, thanks to its being nearly surrounded by waters. On full-moon evenings, one can also see the moon-rise and sunset at the same time. Major attractions at Kanyakumari are Vivekananda Rock Memorial: Tranquil memorial with breathtaking views, Thiruvalluvar Statue, Gandhi Mandapam and Kanyakumari Beach. Today Kanyakumari is one of the most important tourism destinations in India.