Best Beaches in Kanyakumari:
- Kanyakumari Beach
- Muttom Beach
- Colachel Beach
- Sanguthurai Beach
- Sothavilai Beach / Chothavilai Beach
- Thengaipattinam Beach
- Thekkurichi Beach
Other Small Beaches in Kanyakumari District:
- Chettikulam Beach
- Manakudy Beach
- Pozhikarai Beach
- Periyakadu Beach
- Rajakkamangalam Thurai Beach
- Pillaithoppu Beach
- Chinnavilai Beach
- Mandaikadu Beach
- Kadiapattinayam Beach
- Chinnathurai Beach
- Poovar Beach
Kanyakumari Beach: Kanyakumari beach is the famous attraction for visitors. This is southern tip of India, where Indian Ocean, Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal meet. In Kanyakumari beach, visitors can see rocks outside and inside of beach. Kanyakumari is the rocky seashore and this beach is not a perfect place for plan or bath.
Visitors can see sun-rise and sunset in Kanyakumari beach, which is the specialty of Kanyakumari beach. One can see Multi color sand and variety of sea-shells in Kanyakumari beach. From the Light House, visitors can get perfect view of Kanyakumari beach and Vivekananda Rock Memorial. During evening time of the full moon day, we can see Sunset and Moon-rise at same time.
Nearest villages are Mahadana Puram, Madukattivilai, Agasteeswaram, Kottaram, Manakudi, Thamarai Kulam, Palavoor, Jacobpuram, PottalKulam, Azhagappapuram, Suchindram,…
Muttom Beach: Muttom Beach is one of the most popular beaches in Kanyakumari District. Muttom beach is famous for Sunset and Light House. There are some rocks in the beach. Visitors are advised not to climb on the rocks which are slippery and dangerous.
Fishing is the major business in surrounding villages and Visitors can see lot of fishing boat and net around this beach. Muttom beach is located in the village Muttom, about 22 KM from Nagercoil town and 35 KM away from Kanyakumari Beach.
Nearest villages are Kadiapattanam, Manavalakurichi, Vellamodi, Ammandivillai, Esanthangu, Azhikal, Pillaithoppu, Allankottai,…
Colachel Beach: Colachel Beach is the beautiful beach, located in the village “Colachel”, 22 KM away from Nagercoil town. Colachel is one of the historical place in Kumari district. History says that there was a battle between Dutch East India Company led by “De Lannoy” and Travancore King “MarthandaVarman” in Colachel on 1741.
Nearest villages are Kodimunai, Mandai kadu, Kurumpanai, Alanchy, Neiyyur, Thingal Nagar, Manavalakurachi, Ammandivillai, Kallukatti, Allankottai, Ganapathipuram, Rajakkamangalam,…
Sanguthurai Beach: Sanguthurai is the other beautiful beach in Kanyakumari district. Sanguthurai Beach is with sand, this is the perfect beach for walk, play and even visitors can swim. Everyone can see a “Conch” in this beach which was there from King Chola Administration.
The beach name “Sanguthurai” came from the “Conch”, in Tamil Conch means “Sangu”. Sanguthurai beach is located 10 KM from Nagercoil and 20 KM from Kanyakumari.
Nearest villages are Chemponkarai, Elanthavilai, Chothavilai, Puthalam, ThengamPudur, Pozhikarai, Periyakadu, Ethamozhi,…
Sothavilai Beach: Sothavilai Beach is the beautiful tourist spot in Kanyakumari district. Sothavilai Beach is situated near to Sanguthurai Beach. This beach is 4 KM long and fully with sand. Tamilnadu Tourism development recently developed beach hut for visitors. Sothavilai Beach is located the village called “Sothavilai”, located 10 KM from Nagercoil and 20 KM from Kanyakumari.
Nearest villages are Chothavilai, Chemponkarai, ThengamPudur, Elanthavilai, Periyakadu, Puthalam, Ethamozhi,Pozhikarai,…
Thengaipattinam Beach: Thengaipattinam Beach is one of the most popular beaches in Kanyakumari District. The name “Thengaipattinam” came from “Coconut”, in Tamil “Coconut” means “Thengai”. Thengaipattinam beach if surrounded with Coconut trees and Palm trees. Fishing is the major business in the surrounding villages.
Thengaipattinam beach is located 35 KM away from Nagercoil town and 55 KM away from Kanyakumari Beach.
Nearest villages are Enayam, Puthenthurai, Keezhkulam, Kalladai, Aruvai, Vizhunthayambalam, Poothurai, Kalingarajapuram, Painkulam, Chinnathurai,…
Thekkurichi Beach: Thekkurichi Beach is the good beach in Kanyakumari district but its not a popular beach. Thekkurichi Beach is situated in the small village “Thekkurichi“.
Nearest villages are Ganapathi Puram, Azhaganvilai, Allankottai, Rajakkamangalam, Murunga Vilai,..