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Vivekananda Rock Memorial

Vivekananda Rock Memorial

5.41km from Vattakottai Fort

This amazing memorial was constructed in honour of the great spiritual leader and Hindu monk of India, Swami Vivekananda. This is the place where Swami Vivekananda attained enlightenment hereafter meditating for two days prior to his famous Chicago trip.

Mahatma Gandhi Mandapam

Mahatma Gandhi Mandapam

5.47km from Vattakottai Fort

This is a memorial to MahatmaGandhi, who visited Kanyakumari in 1925 and 1937. The structure was even built to very specific dimensions just to honor the man.

Thiruvalluvar Statue

Thiruvalluvar Statue

5.47km from Vattakottai Fort

Thiruvalluvar is the ancient poet of Tamil Nadu, who has given Tirukkuarl ( Considered as one of the greatest work on ethics and morality, it is known for its universality and secular nature). The combined height of the statue and pedestal is 133 feet (41 metres), denoting the 133 chapters of the Tirukkural.

Marunthuvazh Malai

Marunthuvazh Malai

5.88km from Vattakottai Fort

Marunthuvazh malai forms the part and the southernmost tip of the western ghats of the Agaasteeswaram taluk of Kanyakumari district. The maruthuvazh malai is a fragment of the Sanjeevi mountain.

Sunset Point, Kanyakumari

Sunset Point, Kanyakumari

6.4km from Vattakottai Fort

Sunset point in Kanyakumari provides a breathtaking and magnificent views of the setting sun amidst the clear bright sky in the background.

Padmanabhapuram Palace

Padmanabhapuram Palace

29.66km from Vattakottai Fort

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

Chitharal Rock Cut Temple

Chitharal Rock Cut Temple

42.63km from Vattakottai Fort

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.

Thirparappu WaterFalls

Thirparappu WaterFalls

44.74km from Vattakottai Fort

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.

Pechiparai Dam

Pechiparai Dam

45.53km from Vattakottai Fort

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.

Manimuthar Dam

Manimuthar Dam

60.99km from Vattakottai Fort

The Manimuthar Dam is situated at the foothills of the scenic Podhigai Hills. It is built on the Thamirabarani River. The area features marvelous natural beauty. The spot where the waters, the mountains, and the sky meet offers a spectacular view.

Bana Theertham water Falls

Bana Theertham water Falls

62.44km from Vattakottai Fort

It is located inside the picturesque location of the Karaiyar dam. This is a natural cascading falls located in the Kalakad Mundanthurai tiger reserve.

Karaiyar Dam

Karaiyar Dam

64.71km from Vattakottai Fort

A beautiful picnic spot inside the Kalakkad mundanthurai reserve. Boating facilities are available here.

Agasthyakoodam

Agasthyakoodam

64.84km from Vattakottai Fort

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

Papanasam Dam

Papanasam Dam

67.52km from Vattakottai Fort

The Papanasam dam is also known as the Karaiyar dam. The dam is used to irrigate Thirunelveli and Thoothukudi districts.

Agasthiyar Falls

Agasthiyar Falls

68km from Vattakottai Fort

Agastiyar falls is located near to the Papanasham in Thirunelveli district. The falls is located on the western ghats and to the Papanasam lower.

Veerapandiya Kattabomman Statue

Veerapandiya Kattabomman Statue

68.46km from Vattakottai Fort

This is the statue of the Historian, Freedom fighter Veeerapandya Kattabomman. He refused to accept the sovereignty of the British and waged a war against them.

Mundanthurai Tiger Reserve

Mundanthurai Tiger Reserve

68.56km from Vattakottai Fort

Covering nearby 900 sq kms. This is a treasure trove for the wildlife enthusiasts and photographers.

Kovalam Beach

Kovalam Beach

71.09km from Vattakottai Fort

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

Sasthampara

Sasthampara

71.25km from Vattakottai Fort

Offbeat hillock destination, trekking,city view etc.

Peppara Wildlife Sanctuary

Peppara Wildlife Sanctuary

72.69km from Vattakottai Fort

A dam-site with its beautiful tiny islands and a sanctuary with thick forest covers

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Vattakottai Fort

Vattakottai Fort

Vattakkottai, Tamil Nadu 629401, India

This is a seaside fort near Kanyakumari, Tamilnadu built in the 18th century as a coastal defense fortification and barracks in the erstwhile Travancore Kingdom.