Talukas in Kanniyakumari district:

About Kanniyakumari district:

Kanniyakumari is a district in Tamil Nadu state, India. The total area of the district is 1685 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 1863174 living in houses, among them male population is 926800 and female population is 936374. Sex ratio of the district is 1019 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 91.75%.

Kanniyakumari district vehicle registration code is TN 75. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Marthandam.


Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:

  • for units less than 50 - 1 to 50 units = Rs.3.0 per unit
  • for units less than 100 - 1 to 100 units = Rs.3.25 per unit
  • for units less than 250 - 1 to 100 units = Rs.3.5 per unit, 101 to 250 units = Rs.4.6 per unit
  • for units more than 250 - 1 to 100 units = Rs. 3.50 per unit, 101 to 250 units = Rs.4.6 per unit, 251 and above units = Rs.6.6 per unit
Important Festivals of the district:

Aurbathimoovar Festival, Mylapore, Cape Festival, Chennai Dance & Music Festival Chennai, Chithirai Festival, Madurai, Mamallapuram Festival, Dussehra, Float Festival, Kanthuri Festival, Kartigai Deepam, Mahamagam Festival, Meenakshi Kalyanam-Madurai, Natyanjali Dance Festivals, Pongal, Tamil New Year, Thai Poosam, Thyagaraja Carnatic Music Festival-Thiruvariyar, Tourism Fair are the major festivals celebrated in Kanniyakumari district.

Kanniyakumari Cuisine:

Adhirasam, Avial, Biryani, Chakkoli, Chapati, Chettinad cuisine, Chippi appam, Congee, Dosa, Idiyappam, Kheer, Koottu, Koozh, Kothu Parotta, Kullakar rice, Kuzhambu, Masala, dosa, Molagoottal, Mulligatawny soup, Munthiri Kothu, Murugan Idli Shop, Murukku, Paddu, Papadum, Parotta, Paruppusilli, Pongal (dish), Poriyal, Pulihora, Puri, Puttu, Putu mayam, Rasam, Sambar, Sevai, Thoothukudi macaroon, Thuvaiyal, Upma, Uttapam, Watalappam are few of the many varieties of Kanniyakumari.

Top tourist places in Kanniyakumari:

Places of interest in Kanniyakumari:

Arokiyanathar Alayam at VavathuraiPopular, Ayya Vaikunda Avataram FestivalPopular, Baywatch(Water Theme Amusement Park)Popular, Colachel Port, Courtallam FallsPopular, Devi Kanya Kumari Temple(Kanyakumari Temple)Popular, Entrance Hall, Gandhi Mandapam(Mahatma Gandhi Memorial)Popular, Government Museum, Guganathaswamy Temple, Kalikesam, Kamarajar Manimandapam, Kanyakumari BeachPopular, Kanyakumari Wildlife SanctuaryPopular, KeeriparaiPopular, KodhayarPopular, Kumara Coil, Kumari - Hall of History, Lord Subramanya TemplePopular, Marunthuvazh MalaiPopular, Mathur Aqueduct(Mathur Hanging Trough), Mondaicaud Bhagavathi Temple, Mukkadal Dam and Reservoir, Muttom, Nagaraja Temple, Navarathri Mandapa, Padmanabhapuram PalacePopular, Pahrali River, Pechiparai Reservoir, Peer Mohammed Appa Dargah, Perunchani Dam, Sanguthurai BeachPopular, Shripada Mandapam, Sitharal(Chitharal) Jain MonumentsPopular, Sothavilai(Chothavilai) BeachPopular, St Xavier ChurchPopular, Suchindram TemplePopular, Sunrise and SunsetPopular, Swamithope(Ayya Vaikundar Pathi), Thengapattinam BeachPopular, Thirparappu Temple, ThirucharanathumalaiPopular, Thirunandikkara(Thirunandhikarai) Cave TemplePopular, Thiruparappu FallsPopular, Thiruppathisaram, Thiruvalluvar StatuePopular, Thiruvattaru, Tsunami Memorial, Udayagiri FortPopular, Ullakarvi(Olakaruvi) FallPopular, Uppirika Malika, Vattakottai Fort(Circular Fort)Popular, Vattaparai Falls, View Tower and Telescope House, Vivekananda Rock MemorialPopular, Wadge Bank, Wax Museum are the major tourist attractions of the district.

Agriculture:

Paddy, Groundnut, Cholam, Cotton, Sugarcane, Maize, Turmeric, Ragi, Coconut, Pulses, Cumbu are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the area.

Railway Stations in Kanniyakumari district:

  • Aralvaymoli
  • Eraniel
  • Kanyakumari
  • Nagarcoil Junction
  • Nager Coil Town
  • Nagercoil O A
  • Palliyadi
  • Suchindram
  • Tovalai
  • Virani Alur

Insurance Companies in Kanniyakumari:

  • LIC OF INDIA , Apollo Pharmacy upstairs, Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu
  • Star Insurance ,No:989, 1stFloor, Malayil Arcade, K.P.Road, Nagercoil, Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu 629001

Lawyers (Advocates) in Kanniyakumari:

  • SRI BALAJI ASSOCIATES,No 2/1-525, Golden bakery, MS Road,, Chettikulam, Nagercoil, Tamil Nadu 629001

Blood banks in Kanniyakumari:

  • Kanya Blood Bank,173/A1,,, 797, Kottar-Parvathipuram Rd, Nagercoil

Trading companies in Kanniyakumari:

  • CUB SHARE BROKING SERVICES LIMITED ,NO.17/48 A5LEELA BALAN COMPLEX MATHAVAPURAM City:AgastheeswaramDistrict:Kanniyakumari,TNPostcode:629702
  • STEEL CITY SECURITIES Ltd ,NO.121 K.P.ROAD CHEETIKULAM JUNCTION NAGERCOIL-629002. KANIYAKUMARI DIStrICT. TAMIL NADUDistrict:Kanniyakumari,TNPostcode:629002
  • Motilal Oswal ,No 19D, North Car Street,Near Head Post Office, NagercoilDistrict:Kanniyakumari,TNPostcode:629001
  • Geojit ,941/322D, M.S. RoadVetturnimadam, NagercoilDistrict:Kanniyakumari,TNPostcode:629003
  • Angel Broking ,No. 59A, Vellalar Keelath Theru, Krishnan KovilSannithi, Agastheeshwaram, NagarkovilDistrict:Kanniyakumari,TNPostcode:629001

Hotels in Kanniyakumari:

  • Hotel Singaar International,5/22, Main Road, Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu 629702
  • Hotel Sea View,E Car St, Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu 629702
  • The Gopinivas Grand,East Car Street, Near Seashore, Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu 629702
  • Triveni Tourist Home, 6/76 A, Main Road Near Post Office, Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu 629702
  • HOTEL SRI DEVI,Main Rd, Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu 629702
  • Hotel Maadhini , 128, East Car Street, Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu 629702
  • New Cape Hotel,Opp Railway Station, Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu 629702
  • Hotel Melody Park,2-5, East Car Street, Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu 629702
  • Hotel Sun World,6/81-B, Kovalam Road, Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu 629702
  • Hotel Tamilnadu,Light house Main Road, Near to Sea Shore, Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu 629702
  • Hotel Sky Ark,17/60-D4, Opp Vivekananda kendra, Vivekanandapuram, Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu 629702
  • Hotel Rehoboth, 17/58 C Main Road, Vivekananda Puram, Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu 629702
  • Hotel Samudra,Sannathy St, Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu
  • Hotel Vijayetha, W.C College Road, Nagercoil, Tamil Nadu 629001

Theatres in Kanniyakumari district:

Demographics:

Taluka in the district and their information is given below.

Tehsil Population Male Female
Agastheeswaram
Kalkulam
Kanniyakumari
Thovala
Vilavancode
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Andhra Bank 1
2 Axis Bank 1
3 Catholic Syrian Bank Limited 1
4 Dena Bank 1
5 HDFC Bank 1
6 Indian Bank 7
7 Indian Overseas Bank 6
8 Karur Vysya Bank 1
9 South Indian Bank 2
10 State Bank Of India 18
11 State Bank Of Travancore 23
12 Syndicate Bank 4
13 Tamilnad Mercantile Bank Limited 20
14 Union Bank Of India 2