Vivekananda Rock Memorial, Kanyakumari

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Visit Vivekananda Rock Memorial, sitting iconically upon one of two rocks sticking out from the middle of the sea. Swami Vivekananda is said to have attained enlightenment on these rocks, with a towering statue overlooking the endless ocean built in his honor. Two meditation halls offer a surreal experience for the spiritual, with the isolated rocks offering the perfect atmosphere to clear oneโ€™s mind. The ground itself can get quite hot, which can be uncomfortable as you must take your shoes off. Using our world travel planner, Kanyakumari attractions like Vivekananda Rock Memorial can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • The place has been maintained well and kept clean. But the life jackets need some sprucing up to be done as they smell a lot. The boat ride costs rs 50 per person and then to enter the premises on the...  more »
  • Historical place at kanyakumari , visiting kanyakumari must visit this place also, this historical place is keeping clean and neat,need to go through boat service,  more »
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  • The view is awesome and you can see the ocean from all sides. I would recommend this place to anyone who loves the ocean view.Feels wonderful to gaze sea water all around. If u watch carefully, can see dual colour of sea water.The sunset view in this place is the best thing you can witness in the same.Ensure you reach the place before 5.30 pm.
  • The most beautiful place i have ever seen... It is just magnificent. The view is awesome and you can see the ocean from all sides. I would recommend this place to anyone who loves the ocean view. Lodging in the area are also very reasonable and people out there are quite friendly.๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป
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