Kanyakumari is one among the most exotic tourist destination for culture and historical expedition in India. It is one among the oldest existing city that is found till date. The city is named by the fore headed British colonizers as the Cape of Comorin which is mainly accentuated for its beauty and wonders.
In fact if you look at the temples, the churches and other religious pillars and statues you can clearly see how old it might have been. However, it’s not that the churches, temples and other ancient buildings that are found here are out of lustre but the thing is that the materials and the other things that is use in building them are quite different from those that are found today. The churches, temples and buildings along with statues and other pillars that are found here are so strong and firm that even the natural calamities and other natural force is unable to move them or touch their splendour and beauty.
If you are still not familiar with this site its high time you get one of Kanyakumari tour packages and eye witness the wealth and wonders of India. Tour with one of its package and eye witness unbreakable iron like Vivekananda rock memorial tomb built in the middle of the small island, The Thiruvalluvar statue which the Tamil considered it as the symbol of greatness the art of 500 craftsmen, the Padmanabhapuram palace one of the oldest palace which symbolizes the rich and diverse cultural heritage of India and is kept as a museum for exhibition. You can also take a tour and visit Gandhi Mandapam which is also noted as one among the greatest monuments of the world build in honour of the great hero and father of India Mahatma Gandhi.
Or you can also book the Kanyakumari holiday packages and enjoy even a week stay here in this wonder filled city and explore everything that is found here and everything you wish to know about and satisfy your curiosity. Besides historical monuments and other ancient ruins Kanyakumari is also equality rich in nature. There are the waterfalls, beaches wide open spread out freely for tourist to come and breathe in during vacations and free time.
With the increase in the number of tourist visitors Kanyakumari has become quite active and keen in the field of tourism. The city is now quite efficient and developed nowadays and so tourist even those coming from different parts of the world (foreigners) need not worry about transport and accommodation. Even for transport there is an excellent transport system linked with numerous major cities. The nearest international airport facilitated cities being Thiruvananthapuram and Chennai. And even accommodation can get variety range of Kanyakumari hotels and nowadays with expert travel package you can ease your doubts and travel freely to any destinations of India. Get Kanyakumari tour packages from global vision tour and enjoy boundless offers for flawless trip.
Activities to do in Kanyakumari
If one is looking for some adventure and invigorating activity in Kanyakumari, trekking is an ideal choice for them. Marunthuvazh Mala or Marunthu Vazhum Malai, which means the ‘medicine mountain’ beautifully nestled at a distance of 7 km from Kanyakumari and offers a great place for trekkers to cherish the thrill of trekking through high hills and rich and green vegetation. The trekking trail here is often related by the locals with the myth of ‘sanjivani’ herb, as trekkers can find several types of herbs on their journey through the mountain. It is recommended to the trekkers to take all basic amenities like first aid kit, torch water bottles for safe and adventurous trekking experience. Do carry cameras and binoculars, as the view from the top of the mountain is panoramic.
For those interested in water sports, surfing is a major attraction for them in Kanyakumari. Being located in the southernmost tip of India where three major water bodies converges, Kanyakumari is regarded as one of the windiest place in India. Due to the constant wind that blows here generates some great waves allowing travelers to enjoy and experience the thrilling ride on the waves. If you are beginner it is important to use helmet to protect your head and avoid pushing your board through the water at first.
Boating and Fishing:
For more water fun, travelers can indulge in boating in Thengapattinam Beach in Kanyakumari. The beach is dotted with coconut groves which gives travelers a natural shed against the harsh heat of the sun. Apart from boating, the beach also offers a great opportunity for travelers to indulge in fishing activity.
Travelers can cherish the fun of picnicking with friends and family in the beautiful location of Kanyakumari. Kalikesam dotted with scenic beauty and charm is one of the most preferred picnic spot in the Kanyakumari district. Surrounded with dense forest and rubber plantation, the atmosphere here is serene and tranquil. Beside, a rocky river gushes through the forest which makes this place even more aesthetic to be admired by nature lovers and tourists. Mukkadal Dam and Reservoir is another picnic spot in Kanyakumari and is mostly visited by local residents.
If you are bushed with blue sky, blue water in Kanykumari get a break and go to cherish some greenery of the virgin forest of Kanyakumari. Kanyakumari Wildlife Sanctuary is an ideal treat for travelers to explore the wildlife diversity of the place. The environs here are calm and serene only disturbed by the sounds of animals and birds. The tour will further provide you an opportunity to spot varieties of animals, birds and plants. It is advisable for the travelers to obtain permission from the concerned authority beforehand and also follow the rules laid down by the authority. Do take cameras and binoculars along with you to capture some rare photos of animals and birds in their natural setting.
Yoga and Ayurvedic Massage:
Kanyakumari is dotted with numerous yoga and ayurvedic massage centers where qualified and trained instructor teaches travelers with different postures or asanas of yoga. Travelers can also go for ayurvedic massage practiced by the experienced therapists. Al in all, a visit to Kanykumari not only provides treat to the travelers eyes but yoga and ayurvedic massage centers here benefits their health and allows them to rejuvenate and revive their body and soul.