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Kanyakumari Beach

Kanyakumari, India
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Ranked #10 of 33 attractions in Kanyakumari
Type: Beaches
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Lucknow, India
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 NEW

A beautiful beach, must see for all tourist, Indian/Global. The unique place where one can see both sunset and sun rise over sea. If you are lucky and get clear sky (no clouds/haze) the view will be unforgettable for life. One should try to stay as near sea shore as possible to get full treatment.Lot of other tourist attractions also... More

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Kochi (Cochin), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014 NEW

good place but beware about the local auto drivers as the fare is not reasonable...In the beach too much crowd on weekends .... Sunset was beautiful, the view from the light house gives a more beautiful look of the city and allthe attractions of Kanyakumary

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014 NEW

we came to this beach in the offseason.we were disappointed to see a large crowd in the beach though being offseason.!! pretty happy then that we didnt go there in the peak season. the beach and surroundings were clean and the sea water on that day was really clear.There is a mandapam on the beach where we can relax.The shopping... More

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New Delhi, India
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

its crowded on weekend ...too many hawkers but despite this pretty clean water...lovely sunrise too.... the rock memorial is bang opposite... also beautiful at night they hv a view tower too dint go there though..

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Bangalore, India
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8 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

The sunset point is about 3 Kms from the main town. This is known to all the local taxi and auto drivers and will take you there for a price agreed in advance. Be prepared to be pestered by a large number of photographers offering to make your best portfolio in a matter of 10 minutes. This, however, is not... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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276 helpful votes 276 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

Dirty and uninspiring. Beaches around Kovalam are definitely better, but if you're really after a decent beach experience in India you're far better off visiting Lakshadweep ro Andaman. Main attraction of Kanyakumari is that it happens to be the southernmost point of India: you definitely shouldn't come here for the beaches!

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Chennai (Madras), India
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

Kanyakumari which is also called as "Southern Tip of India" is a beautiful place to visit. The attaractions are Sunrise & Sunset which are most beautiful from the beach. We visited the place by Jan mid and we reached Kanyakumari for Sunset . The next day we had been to the Vivekandar Rock Memorial which is a beautiful pleasant place... More

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Kochi (Cochin), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

Kanyakumari lies at southern end of India, at Tamil Nadu state. If you are planning for a Kerala tour and travel unto Trivandrum/Kovalam try to extend one day to Kanyakumari too. Kanyakumari is approximately 100km from trivandrum and is 2.5hrs drive one side.If you are travelling from Trivandrum/Kovalam to Kanyakumari make sure you take the route through poovar at least... More

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Bangalore, India
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141 helpful votes 141 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

The view from the beach is amazing but it is not so comfortable if you plan to take a sea bath. There are small stones in the area where it is safe to take bath. There is a huge market near the beach.

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Aligarh, India
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

Very good beach to relax. Every word i heard about it was right. Really a wonderful experience. Sunrise and sunset view were amazing.

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