Being the southernmost part of the Indian peninsula, Kanyakumari is undeniably a hit among travelers around the world. Getting a chance to explore the place is a dream come true for many people as of its panoramic images, its rich history, culture, and religious importance. Kanyakumari undoubtedly gifts tourists with a great ambiance of spirituality for those who want a spiritual journey. The place is brimming with ancient temples, Gothic-style churches, and much more. While planning the Kanyakumari trip, it’s also important to choose a better place to stay that offers a visit to spiritual places near Kanyakumari hotels.
Spiritual Places in Kanyakumari
Now let us take a quick look at some famous places suitable for religious tourism in Kanyakumari.
The seventeen-century Thanumalayan Temple is one of the holiest places in Kanyakumari, is also famously known as Sthanumalayan Temple. This temple is widely appreciated by visitors for its holiness and is of great significance to both the Shaivite and Vaishnavite sects of Hinduism. The name Sthanumalayan Temple implies that it has the presence of three gods: Stanu or shiva, Mal or is Vishnu, and Aya or Brahma.
Our Lady of Ransom Church
Our Lady of Ransom Church has solely dedicated to Mother Mary and is the best among the spiritual places listed in the spiritual tourism in Kanyakumari. Tamil Christians used to call Virgin Mary “Alangara Upkara Matha”. The fifteenth-century architectural grandeur of Our Lady of Ransom Church will gift your soul with holiness. It has stunning Gothic-style era vibes and the sight of Mother Mary in snow white saree makes the visitors in awe and is the reason they come back again.
Sai Baba Temple
Sai Baba Temple is one of the must-visit spiritual places in Kanyakumari. It is exquisitely known for its faith, serenity, and tranquility. Sai Baba Temple is only 8kms away from Kanyakumari Railway Station. We recommend this pristine temple to those people who crave peaceful meditation and are aiming to attain a certain level of spiritual fulfillment.
The Gopinivas Grand Hotel is a wonderful option to reside in Kanyakumari if you have a plan to visit spiritual places near Kanyakumari hotels. The Gopinivas Grand Hotel provides all the modern amenities to stay along with your family, friends, and colleagues.