It is also known as Cape Comorin, Kumari and Kumari Munai. This is a ‘rocky mainland‘ on the Indian Ocean in the State of Tamil Nadu and located at the Southern Most tip of the Indian Subcontinent. Many call it KOODAL meaning it is situated at the Confluence of three oceans Bay of Bengal, Arabian Sea and Indian Ocean. Kanyakumari is popular because it is the only places on earth, where you can see the Sun Rise and Sun Set from the ocean. It is the only place in India where one can enjoy the unique spectacle of Sunset and Moonrise simultaneously on full moon days. It is even more special and spectacular on Chitra Paurnami [full moon that occurs in Apr-May] when one can view both the sun and the moon facing each other on the same horizon, a rare sight of unique grandeur, which seems to happen by prior arrangement.
Kanyakumari located in the foot of Indian Peninsula is a perfect place to spend the vacation with family and friends. This southernmost tip has mesmerizing Sea, picturesque ambiance and lots of lovely places to visit. Behold the beauty of sun rise and sun set at Kanyakumari beach, as you relish your peaceful stroll in its golden sands. Kanyakumari is a best place for shopping and buying souvenirs. Being a prominent tourist attraction, Kanyakumari is easily accessible from all parts of India. Climate in summer is between 35°c-28°c. During winter the temperature may fall below 20 degree Celsius.