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Vattakottai Fort

Kanniyakumari District, Kanyakumari, India
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remote place

it is old barrack type of small enclosure built for protecting the port. nothing much to see but... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
anil s
Beautiful scenery into sea- Vattakottai

The vattakottai is one such place that reminds us of goa n bekal forts. One should not miss this... read more

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Kanniyakumari District, Kanyakumari, India

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it is old barrack type of small enclosure built for protecting the port. nothing much to see but the sea view from top is very good. high breeze blowing at the site. we enjoyed. on the way they charge rs 20 by the panchayat. one...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The vattakottai is one such place that reminds us of goa n bekal forts. One should not miss this place during the trip to kanyakymari

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Located approximately 10 KMS away from Kanyakumari, the fort is difficult to reach. Entry ticket per vehicle is 20 Rs and the dilapidated walls do not offer much to see. View of the ocean from the rampant of the fort is good. Also present is...More

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Reviewed March 7, 2018

The fort is about 40 minutes drive from main Kanyakumari, hence it's helpful if you have your own vehicle. The fort is quite small and can be quickly covered by foot. The location is really nice with a good view of the ocean and the...More

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Reviewed February 21, 2018

its both one of the great beach and history behind so both must to watch here.rest and photos must be taken here.

Thank viralkumar
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Reviewed February 15, 2018

I always used to make a point to visit this place every month. Spending time sitting on the fort wall that stands on the Bay of Bengal overlooking a tiny beach and windmills at a distance feels great.. You can see the sea waves come...More

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Reviewed February 13, 2018

This Is a heritage property few km away from city having a good view. You can spend 1 to 2 hour there.

Thank Drsubhash A
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Reviewed January 27, 2018

The fort was part of the defense line of th old travancore kingdom, and you can see the old structure built with stones and granites. Great place to bask in some of history and the view is great.

Thank Dhananjai P
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Reviewed January 18, 2018

During sight-seen of Kanyakumari , we have visited the fort. The fort is having great history of local kingdom. We can see Bay of Bangal and Arab sea from the fort. A clean and well managed place with great historical value. thanks...

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Reviewed January 12, 2018 via mobile

It was a nice experience . We went on working day, so that there was no rush. Super sea view from the fort top.Good wind.

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