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Vivekananda Rock Memorial

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Address: Kanyakumari, India
Phone Number:
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Great place to see sangam

This place can be reached by boat from shore and we can see triveni sangam standing from here .. there is a meditation hall inside and its crowded on weekends..

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35 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This place can be reached by boat from shore and we can see triveni sangam standing from here .. there is a meditation hall inside and its crowded on weekends..

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This rock is just a mile away from the shore .. Very nice to meditate here and vry peaceful.. Good view also..

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This beautiful place along with the kanyakumari temple =Kanyakumar.A must visit for every one who loves nature,who loves sea,who loves calmness and peace.The tickets needs to be purchased for the ferry and there is some nominal entry fee.But the momorial is awsome and commands a visit. Spectacular sunset and sunrise is what Kanyakumari is famous for which is witnessed from... More 

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Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The memorial is dedicated to swami vivekananda and is situated about half a km from the mainland. there are regular ferry services which goes from the mainland to the rock memorial and the thiruvallavur statue which is built on another rock close to the rock memorial. The view of the ocean from this rock is stunning and its worth spending... More 

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Kochi (Cochin), India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is an excellent place to visit and takes about 3 hours on an average. The boat rides are the highlight.

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Doha, Qatar
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

As part of Tamilnadu tour I visited the Vivekananda Memorial rock , which is an amazing location to watch the Indian ocean , Arabian sea and bay of Bengal.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

View from this rock is very good .. we have to take a ferry to reach this rock and its very good to meditate here..

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A lovely place to visit. Amazing views of sea and city from this place. Very quite and peaceful place.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

How to reach: Boat If you are going to kanyakumari please plan at least 1 sunrise and 1 sunset. To view beauty of rock memorial suggest to go for sunrise viewing. With rising sun this place looks amazing. Memorial boat ferry starts at 8.30am. You can purchase ticket which is valid for boating point to rock memorial, memorial to Thiruvallur... More 

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Hyderabad, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Come prepared to spend couple of hours here soaking in the ambience and energy levels in the meditation room. Last boat trip for return journey is at 5 pm.

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