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About Chitharal Rock Cut Temple

Also, called as Chitharal Malai kovil is situated in the Thiruchanattu malai. There are two monuments and also there is a cave containing rock-cut sculptures of Tirthankaras and the attendant deities carved inside and outside dating back to 9th century AD.

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Attractions Near Chitharal Rock Cut Temple

Thirparappu WaterFalls

Thirparappu WaterFalls

6.94km from Chitharal Rock Cut Temple

The kodyar river makes it descent at the Thirparappu and the waterfall. It is a magnificent waterfall which will rejuvenate the viewer's mind. We can take a bath from this waterfall by enjoying the natural beauty.

Padmanabhapuram Palace

Padmanabhapuram Palace

13.3km from Chitharal Rock Cut Temple

The 16th century palace standing as a finest example of traditional Kerala Architecture and was once the residence of the erstwhile Travancore Royal Family

Pechiparai Dam

Pechiparai Dam

16.14km from Chitharal Rock Cut Temple

An artificial water body, situated near the pechiparai village of Kanyakumari. Constructed between 1897 and 1906. A European engineer was the one who worked behind this beautiful dam.

Sasthampara

Sasthampara

28.9km from Chitharal Rock Cut Temple

Offbeat hillock destination, trekking,city view etc.

Kovalam Beach

Kovalam Beach

29.55km from Chitharal Rock Cut Temple

One of the most beautiful beach of Kerala, surrounded by shops, lighthouse and rocky capes.

Agasthyakoodam

Agasthyakoodam

31.56km from Chitharal Rock Cut Temple

The most difficult trek in Kerala, taking you to the top of Agasthyakoodam through forests and valleys and waterfalls.

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Kanyakumari

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Only the southernmost district in Tamil Nadu state facing the Arabian sea. Home for a lot of historic events, beaches, and amazing hill stations.

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Sreeragh Pushpan

Sreeragh Pushpan

2019-06-30

A rock cut temple on top of a hillock. It was closed when I visited the place and unfortunately I do not have the photos of the temple itself 😫
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