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Address: Kanyakumari, India
Phone Number: +91 44 2538 3333
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An engineering wonder.

Installation of this 133 ft tall and 7000 Ton statue on a small rock about 500M off the coast is indeed an engineering feat.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Installation of this 133 ft tall and 7000 Ton statue on a small rock about 500M off the coast is indeed an engineering feat.

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Nagercoil, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It reminds one of the colossal statue built by Nebuchadnezzar of Biblical times. I have not seen a statue as big as this, that too from a distance. This statue is visible from any point on the shore. It is an Engineering and sculptural marvel, built in our times. Tiruvalluvar wrote thirukural - the famous collection two line tamil poems... More 

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Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It is next to the rock memorial, we saw it from from motor boat on way to rock memorial. It is a huge statue of the great poet.

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Thank sunanda7
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Need a Jetty to visit this Statue. The last jetty leaves at 4 pm, so please plan your visit accordingly. The Thiruvalluvar Statue stands in the middle of the Kanyakumari Sea. Its a very huge statue and looks just like the Indian Version of the statue of Liberty.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whilst going to the Vivekananda Rock Memorial you pass this huge statue of the poet. When we went because of the low tide the ferry was not stopping at the statue. You get a good view from the ferry itself so no need to stop there

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were here in the month of Nov. A boat takes ppl to this place where tickets need to be purchased before 4PM with INR 34 to be paid per person for a to and fro journey.The place provides great views of the sea

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The installation of 'Thiruvalluvar Statue' adjacent to the 'Vivekananda Rock Memorial' is a great tribute to the Philosopher by the then Tamil Nadu Government. It is a good idea to connect the 'Thiruvalluvar Statue' with the 'Vivekananda Rock' by a Foot bridge so that an easy access can be made to these places. People can cover these places at one... More 

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Bengaluru, India
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Situated close to the Vivekananda Memorial, this statue is a symbol of the greatness of the ancient Indian literature. But nothing much to do here except clicking a few photographs.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

U cant image its this huge frm d shore.. ur jus adust infornt of it.. if u r off to kanyakumari then u r to be here.. its quite a cool plc n simply superb...

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Thank Shruthi K
India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Height of the statue is uff too high. Just go and watch. Then you can se ocean view and take lots of pictures

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