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Vivekananda Rock Memorial

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Address: Kanyakumari, India
Phone Number: 246250
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I am in love with this place. The peace if you go in morning can't be explained.You will feel internal energy

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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New Delhi, India
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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I am in love with this place. The peace if you go in morning can't be explained.You will feel internal energy

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Hyderabad, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

It was a good place where we could meditate and keep our mind at ease. Also to get to that location we need to take a cruise which was also a good time spent.

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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Though we have been to Kanyakumari multiple times, we could visit the Vivekananda Rock Memorial only during the last trip. This is the most famous and most important attraction here. This place is closely related to Swami Vivekananda and it is believed that he meditated sitting on a rock here. This rock is situated in the sea and on which... More 

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Noida, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Visisted Kanyakumari to have the experience of being at the last tip of India. The most famous attraction is Vivekananda Rock Memorial.One has to tale a ferry service to reach this place.The ferry trips are organized by the state government management. The handling of the tourist rush right from ticketing,travel & maintenance lacks clearly. Anyways the visit to this Memorial... More 

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Gurgaon, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

i visited here via boat. which you can hire for 25 30 Rupees. which is very cheap. you will feel true nature when you move around Vivekananda Rock. Its very beautiful place.

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Greater Kochi, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

it lies in the southern tip of india. if u r going in holiday, then u have to face a long que for a ticket. alternatively pay around 170 rupees/person as special ticket and enter in the middle of line. but for this u have to specifically ask the security for it. another problem at memorial is the drinking water... More 

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Dhubri, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

VRM is truly Kanyakumar's Delight and tops on the attraction list. beautiful architecture and location of being situated on a rock makes it all the more mesmerizing. if you get a chance to stay near VRM, it looks all the more beautiful in the night with all lit up.a lot of positivity you gain when you meditate at this place.... More 

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Gurgaon, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

VRM is truly Kanyakumar's Delight and tops on the attraction list. beautiful architecture and location of being situated on a rock makes it all the more mesmerizing. if you get a chance to stay near VRM, it looks all the more beautiful in the night with all lit up. one definitely should spend some time in the meditation hall. a... More 

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Mysuru (Mysore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Must visit place in South India.. Go to the rock in boat.. My little ones said once more for that, And once we came back home also they were talking about boat rides

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

very nice place to visit, in the middle of ocean, goes thorough fairy service. there is idol of Vivekananda there and mediation hall

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