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Fantastic location. The statue looks majestic. I'd visited this place when I was young. In my words... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
SAKSHI U
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Visit along with Vivekanand Memorial. Giant statue, with quotes of Thiruvalluvar. Good breeze, good... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2018
JustaskforKS
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dedicated to the Great Poet Thiruvalluvar, Govt of Tamil Nadu has erected his statue at the most right place in the state. The statue is 133 Feet (marking his work Thirukkural) tall and majestic. Combined with the Vivekananda rock memorial, it offers a beautiful view...More

Thank Prabhu P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic location. The statue looks majestic. I'd visited this place when I was young. In my words Thiruvalluvar is the god of Tamil people.

Thank SAKSHI U
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While I was there it under contractions but it seems so pretty great structure must visit there , highly recommended

Thank sawaitanwar14
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thiruvalluvar Statue is one of the tourist spot in Kanyakumari. This statue 133 feet tall statue of Thiruvalluvar who is the great tamil poet and the author of Thirukural. This statue was opened in the year 2000 by the former Chief minister of Tamilnadu M.Karunanidi....More

Thank GhiriTharan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This a very huge statue This is a completely seperate island than the Vivekananda memorial however they are just located next to each other. I went there Aug_2018 and that time it was not allowed to that island due so some or the reasons I...More

Thank crazzziedude1
Reviewed 30 July 2018

This is one of the famous and very big statue of Swami Vivekanand. This is the last point of India. You can visit to this place through boat from kanyakumari beach. Statue is very well maintained.

Thank nkadagarwal
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Due to shallow waters, the ferry ride to statue usually remains suspended, unless high tide is on. There is nothing special on reaching the rock, just more information about it. Ferry rides are available for Vivekananda rock memorial, same rides go to this statue in...More

Thank abkush
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Visit along with Vivekanand Memorial. Giant statue, with quotes of Thiruvalluvar. Good breeze, good photo spot

Thank JustaskforKS
Reviewed 27 June 2018

To reach the memorial, you need to book ticket from the nearby counter for boating.While in the boat, you have to wear life jacket during the trip.From Vivekananda rock memorial, thiruvalluvar statue looks amazing with deep sea as background.Thiruvalluvar is a great poet in Tamilnadu....More

Thank soumyars88
Reviewed 20 June 2018

we are not allowed to get anywhere near the island or rock in which the statue is present. The statue can be viewed while visiting vivekananda temple

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spk1504
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Response from Rohit S | Reviewed this property |
I visited there on 17 Feb. it was allowed.
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Response from haih | Reviewed this property |
Don’t know abt present status . It’s abt completing stage
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