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Thiruvalluvar Statue

Kanyakumari, India
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Ranked #5 of 31 Attractions in Kanyakumari
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Monuments/ Statues, Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Bangalore, India
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

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
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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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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 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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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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8 helpful votes 8 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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50 attraction reviews
116 helpful votes 116 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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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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Chennai (Madras), India
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Must see, need to use the ferry, a bit cumbersome with life jackets and the rush, but then the breeze on top and the view is amazing.

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Mangalore, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Looks massive and nice. Well planned in terms of location. I hope the government arranges illumination at night which will make this a sight to look out from the shore. Not advised for folks who have issues in climbing 3-4 flight of stairs. A paid lift facility can also be arranged.

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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

i will definitely go there again... wonderful and excellent view. the boat ride was a bit scary however it's safe. the que is a bit long.. my advice go early at about 8am... u will be able to have your own peaceful moment.

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