Vattakottai Fort

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  • Address: VattaKottai Fort, Nagercoil, TN., Kanyakumari, India
  • Timings: 08:00 am - 07:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +91-4652246387
  • Ticket Price: 120 INR
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Waterfront, Historical Site, Family And Kids, Fort

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 is a popular tourist destination. The experience of being on this old fortress is both serene and powerful at the same time. The history of the place is very interesting and action packed whereas the sea and the green grass has a calming effect on you resulting in a surreal experience. The fort is only a short distance from Kanyakumari and hence a must visit on your trip there. Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by following Kanyakumari itinerary 1 day.

  • VattaKottai Fort

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  • Samudra Plaza
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  • Vattakottai Fort Address: VattaKottai Fort, Nagercoil, TN., Kanyakumari, India
  • Vattakottai Fort Contact Number: +91-4652246387
  • Vattakottai Fort Timing: 08:00 am - 07:00 pm
  • Vattakottai Fort Price: 120 INR
  • Best time to visit Vattakottai Fort(preferred time): 08:00 am - 07:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Vattakottai Fort: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 95% of people who visit Kanyakumari include Vattakottai Fort in their plan

  • 40.22% of people start their Vattakottai Fort visit around 3 PM - 4 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Vattakottai Fort

Monday, Friday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Vattakottai Fort

People normally club together Kanyakumari Railway Station and Our Lady Of Ransom Church while planning their visit to Vattakottai Fort.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
  • It's a historical place.. It's built of rock stones.. It's near the sea shore which is a great attraction for the place.. There's a pool over there.. The place is so peaceful and natural.. So we have to maintain it like that way.. Children will enjoy the place because they can go here and there but don't let them walk on the wall..

  • A real surprise place.. Its a serene, quite fort.. Well maintained inside.. But you will like and love the scenic sea views and gutsy winds refreshing you.. A five star place to spend at least half an hour

  • We can get the information about ancient war technology. It's a watch tower for army in ancient times. Good place for photography. Nice hygienic place to view sea behind the big stone walls. Grass lands, stone steps, and building in stone are there.

  • There is nothing much to see here, but if you are a. photography enthusiast then you must visit this place at the upper corner of the fort there is a open place with tree in the middle which is a perfect place for photography and the green lawn nearby being another and the view of the ocean and the shore is mesmerizing.

  • The fort look simple on entering. But when you go inside you hear the sea roaring.. That's when u get the motivation to climb the tall stairs just to glance the amazing view. It's surrounded by sea, sand, coconut tree and wind Mills. It's amazing just to stand there and watch..

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