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Thiruvalluvar Statue

Kanyakumari, India
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Ranked #6 of 31 Attractions in Kanyakumari
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Monuments/ Statues, Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Bangalore
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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Since the jetty trip is clubbed to this place also we have to go to this place after the Vivekanada Rock. This place needs attention by the concerned.

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Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Neat nice beach...only tourist attraction..as we are from chennai..the beach is not that much attractive to us..Food are priced according to the holiday rush...If you are in the working days..you can enjoy peacefully..food is less costlier on lean working days than on weekends..

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Gurgaon, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

This is adjacent to the Vivekananda Rock. I somehow feel this should have not been so close to the Vivekananda Rock - looks to be challenging the rock which has a significant historical importance to Indians. The Statue is grand and the climb to the feet of the Statue is quite comfortable.

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Bangalore, India
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Seeing every where sea around, Vivekananda Memorial at some hundred feet away from statue and City view from this place is memorable.

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jaipur
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

a good place with a nice sea view from the height... when we visited the weather is not too good.. so form my point of view this is ok type place...

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Sydney, Australia
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Can appreciate the effort that has gone to build the stature in the ocean, can feel how the Tsunami would have affected if you stay a linger longer. Imagine that you are in a place where three oceans meet. It is magical

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Great poet Thiruvalluvar may be honoured in other way .The statue builded there reveals a competition in height with the Vivekanada Memorial .

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Hyderabad, India
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Thiruvalluvar is a famous poet of tamilnadu and his statue is erected nearer to swamy vivekananda rock. anybody goes to kanyakumari can be seen both the statues by going through the boat.

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Hyderabad, India
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125 helpful votes 125 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Thiruvalluvar statue is a huge and is 133 feet high. You can get an amazing view of three sea (Arabian Sea, Indian Ocean and Bay of Bengal) which meets at this statue. The statue standing on the pedestal represents “wealth” and “pleasures”. This 133 feet Thiruvalluvar statue includes 95 feet of statue and the pedestal supporting is 38 feet. This... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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101 reviews 101 reviews
72 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Well constructed statue worth a visit overlooking the main city offering knowledge to those who seeks. Neat and clean place a must for the visitor.

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