Family and Kids in Kanyakumari

Looking out for what can you do with kids and family in Kanyakumari? Here are the things that you should not miss out on a family vacation with kids, toddlers, or babies. Discover the ultimate places for kids in Kanyakumari, be it water parks, theme parks, or playgrounds. Children will have fun, learn new things, get good food and will not get bored in long queues. Keep reading to know about awesome places and activities to enjoy with your kids in Kanyakumari.
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Let's explore our list of kid-friendly attractions in Kanyakumari for perfect family outings and getaways.

  1. Visit to experience unparalleled fun for kids
    Padmanabhapuram Palace

    Family and Kids

    The Padmanabhapuram Palace is actually located at the southern tip of Tamil Nadu but is interestingly looked after by the Kerela Government instead.  The building with its clay roof and old architecture itself is beautiful and elegant. It has been simply decorated. Unlike lavish and tall palaces in other parts of the country this place has a very rustic feel to it. There is a 300 year old...Read more
  2. A place for children with all kinds of interests
    Udayagiri Fort

    Family and Kids

    The Udaygiri fort is another relic from the Travancore kingdom in Tamil Nadu. This isolated fort used to be a mighty ammunition storage site for the army during the reign of Marthanda Varma. The strategic importance of the fort makes it a popular tourist destination. This fort like the Vattakottai was constructed in granite and has hence braved the elements through the years. The interesting t...Read more
  3. A guaranteed fun space for the kids
    Vattakottai Fort

    Family and Kids

    The Travancore kingdom has left a mighty reminder of its power through the VattaKottai Fort. This court designed in a circular frame is an interesting site to visit near Kanykumari. Made of Granite and partly extending into the sea, this monument has braved the odds over the years and still stands strong on the coast of Kanyakumari. This fort was set up for naval defense in its time. Today it ...Read more
  4. Amazing Kanyakumari attraction for kids
    Vivekananda Rock Memorial

    Family and Kids

    The Vivekananda faced many delays in its construction but it was finally constructed in the 1970s. The monument is homage to Swami Vivekananda who was a Spiritual leader as well as a Modern Indian thinker and Philosopher. His memorial is not just a bunch of photos and artefacts from his life. The Memorial is a living breathing organization where youngsters who wish to take part in social servi...Read more
  5. Can keep your kids busy for days
    Kanyakumari Beach

    Beach

    Kanyakumari has a fairly large coastline and several beaches. The Kanykumari Beach refers to the beach from where you can see the Vivekananda Rock Memorial and the Thiruvalluvar statue. The two monuments certainly make this beach very popular amongst the tourists but the locals find a wonderful leisure spot in this beach. Kanyakumari being the southernmost point of India, this coast is also co...Read more
  6. Perfect for kids day out in Kanyakumari
    Gandhi Memorial

    Family and Kids

    Mahatma Gandhi is considered to be the Father of the great Nation of India. The Gandhi Memorial is the site where is mortal remains, i.e. his ashes were kept before they were immersed into the holy water of the Sangam. For this reason, this site has gained historic significance. The Gandhi memorial also displays many images from Gandhiji’s life and some objects that belonged to him. Ther...Read more
  7. Fun place to go for kids
    Devi Kanya Kumari Temple

    Family and Kids

    Devi Kanya Kumari, reputed to be Kumari Amman or the virgin goddess, is one of the types of Devi revered in Kanyakumari. She is famously reputed to be the Bhagavathy Amman. Bhagavathy Amman Temple is placed in Kanya Kumari, the previously Cape Comorin, on the intercection of the Bay of Bengal, the Arabian Sea, and the Indian Ocean. She is additionally known by a few different names, incorporat...Read more
  8. A cool place to see with kids
    Kumari Amman Temple

    Family and Kids

    The Kumari Amman temple is a temple of the goddess Kumari amman in Kanya Kumari. This temple is famous for the brilliant glittering diamond nose ring of the deity that is said to have led a few sailors astray due to its brightness.  It is a beautiful temple dedicated to the goddess more popularly known as Durga. It is allegedly quite and finds mention in  some of the Hindu religious ...Read more
  9. A fantastic place for refreshing break for children
    Mathur Aqueduct

    Family and Kids

    The Mathur Aqueduct is about 60kilometers from Kanyakumari near the village of Mathur. This aqueduct, which means a bridge conveying water, was created during the draught in 1966 to help the draught stuck area of Tamil Nadu. This aqueduct has become a popular tourist site. You can climb on the bridge and enjoy lovely views of the greenery around and the beauty of the Pahrali River on which it ...Read more
  10. One of the awesome things children enjoy the most
    St Xavier Church

    Family and Kids

    St. Francis Xavier has been an influential evangelist in India. He has found followers in many of the coastal towns including Goa. The Saint Francis Xavier church is homage to this saint who had travelled all over the subcontinent to spread the message of Christianity. It is interesting that the saint received the land for the church as an award for helping the king drive away the enemy which ...Read more
  11. The best option for younger visitors
    Thiruvalluvar Statue

    Family and Kids

    Located by the Vivekananda memorial rock, on top of a beautiful island stands the magnificent stone sculpture that is 133 feet tall. This masterpiece of art is of the great Tamil poet philosopher Tiruvalluvar. The sculpture is strategically located amidst the beauty of two seas uniting with the vast Indian Ocean in its surroundings. On climbing up to the feet...Read more
  12. A place where kids enjoy and have fun
    Bhagavathy Amman Temple

    Family and Kids

    The Bhagavathy Amman Temple commonly known as Kanyakumari Devi Temple meaning ‘Virgin Girl’ is dedicated to the Hindu Goddess Shree Bhagavathy (Durga). The holy shrine is spoken of in the holy books of Ramayana and Mahabharata. Devotees believe that on visiting this temple they are spiritually energized while they attain mental peace by the holy goddess. Also, visit the popula...Read more
  13. A place perfect for families with kids
    Thirparappu Falls

    Family and Kids

    Enjoy a boat ride at leisure or relax on the petite rocky island on a visit to the Thirparappu Falls in the state of Tamil Nadu, Kanyakumari. You can also pay visit to the famous Mahadeva Temple which stands at the entrance of the falls. The falls are scanty during the summer season while it looks grand with lavish showers during the monsoons. Also, visit the popular attractions in the ci...Read more
  14. A favorite place to take the kids in the city
    Our Lady Of Ransom Church

    Family and Kids

    Our Lady of Ransom Church is a blessed Christian shrine that's run by faith and goodwill. The church is located in Tamil Nadu – Kanyakumari close to a beach. The three towered structure was constructed in an ancient Gothic style and lavishly painted in pearl white giving its visitors a brush through the old Portugal times. The church today is over a hundred years old but still shines as ...Read more
  15. It's just one of those places to visit and hang out
    Kutralam Main Falls

    Family and Kids

    In the Western Ghats of Tamil Nadu lie the picturesque Courtallam Falls which share the boundary of Kollam district of Kerala State as well. the water of the falls are believed to have curative powers that help in aiding nerve and skin disorders as the flow from the herbs in the forest area. Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by following Kanyakumari itinerary 1 day.