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Vivekananda Rock Memorial

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Kanyakumari, India
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5-Night Beach and Historical Tour of South India
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Reviewed yesterday

Its a great experience where you are on an island covered by water merging from arabian sea, bay of bengal and indian ocean .

Thank abhinavbartar
Reviewed yesterday

Vivekananda rock situated near kanyakumari beach on an island just 100 metres from mainland is place where vivekanandaji meditated. A sacred place.

Thank vikasmardia
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Vivekananda Rock memorial is the main sightseeing of Kanyakumari. This is situated on a small island which can be reached by govt. Boats. The boats run from 7am to 4pm daily. Ticket for both side is Rs 36 and for VIP's Rs 150 onwards....More

Thank Abhinav K
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were confused first whwther to visit kanyakumari (day trip from poovar) or skip it, but we r glad we didnt drop the plan. Infact, i believe, if one extra day we have, we can spend one day in kanykumari as well. Fairy ride take...More

Thank vitrag24
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were here on a family trip. This place can be reached by a ferry whose entrance is near Kanyakumari temple. The ferry and Memorial entey tickets are very reasonable. The Memorial is maintained very neat. You can enjoy the sea view, city view and...More

Thank Yashaswini K
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had to reach there by boat--- though renovation of Vivekananda Statue was going on but the site was wonderful. If you are follower of Vivekanandas principle then there are many small stalls where you find books, statues calenders etc

Thank 0108geeta
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Ahh... words can't define the experience for this place. From a ferry ride to reaching out in the middle of the sea and listening to the roaring sound of waves, it's an experience that an individual must have once in the life.

Thank Saurabh J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Maintained well, a must-see when in Kanyakumari. Buy the expensive special-ticket to skip the queue if there is a huge crowd (which is most of the time!).

Thank vaiviv
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the place you don't want to miss, whether its the monument, or having the 360 view of the sea. You love the breeze, the Swamy Vivekanda statue hall. Don't miss the meditation hall. Plan in the evening, but check the queue, so that...More

1  Thank KRISHNA P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are close to the South Tip of India you should visit this Place! From Kanyakumary you Go with a boat, but before you have to stand in line...there is a VIP entry for which you have to pay 169 Rupies. This goes very...More

Thank atw0rld
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16 July 2017|
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Response from AkshyaDigitalDiaries | Reviewed this property |
Hi, According to my experience you can visit Wax museum also and Thirparappu Falls in kanyakumari. :) Have a safe & happy journey! :)
Sundeep C
8 July 2017|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
It will take 2.5 hours from kovalam to kanyakumari. One hour should be sufficient to visit Vivekanand rock memorial,Thiruvellore statue not able to see, may be some rennovation going on,You can see it while on ferry to rock... More
Debanjali G
21 June 2017|
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Response from Jamal M | Reviewed this property |
You can buy ferry tickets in the boat jetty office just before your trip to the rock. no need advance booking and I think advance booking is not available.