Places of Interest

Places of Interest

Temples and other interesting places

Sastha Temple Church Masque

  1. Thiruparapu falls:

The Thiruuparapu Falls is an important place of Tamilnadu tourist attractions. It is surrounded with forest and is located at 12 kms from Kuzhithurai. The water originates in mahendrakiri hills. The water flows throughout the year. The water of this falls contains goodness of minerals and herbals.
The main tourist spot Thiruparapu falls across the Tamirabarani River ,, 12 Kms away from kuzhithurai.. The children park, Play field and swmiming pool are other attractions for children.


  1. Petchi parai Dam:

Petchiparai dam is located near Kuzhasekaram, 14 kms away from Kuzhithurai. It is built across the river ‘Tamirabarani’. It is a beautiful picnic spot. The vide expanse of stored water is an impressive sight.

  1. Vettuvenni kandan Sasthan Temple :

Vettuvenni kandan sasthanTemple at Vettuvenni is located 1 kms from Kuzhithurai. This temple attracts many pilgrims from Southern Tamilnadu. The important festivels of Vettuvenni kandan sasthan Temple falls in May, (Pankiniutthiram)are celebrated for 3 days with gaiety

  1. C.S.I Chruch

CSI Chruch is situated 1 km away from Kuzhithurai town. This Chruch is very popular in Kanyakumari district and Chrismas festival is being celebrated on the25th day of December

     5.Marthandam Masque

Marthandam Masque is situated in Marthandam Junction 1 kms. away from Kuzhithurai. The Masque is very popular in and around Kanyakumari District