The Seashore Hotel

East Car Street, Kanyakumari,
Tamilnadu, India-629702

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Sun Set Tower - Kanyakumari

Sun Set Tower – Kanyakumari

Sun Set Tower – Kanyakumari

When you’ve visited the southernmost tip of India, it only makes sense for you to view sunrise and sunset from here as well. With nothing, but just the vast ocean, could there be a better place to witness the sun rising and setting? And could there be a better place to view them than the Sunset Tower? The tower is situated a few kilometers from the main beach and you may have to take an auto to reach there. But the view from the tower is absolutely mesmerizing.

Make sure you check with us to for the sunrise and sunset timing. While the sun rises over the Bay of Bengal in the East, it sets over the Arabian Sea in the West. It’s not just the view that holds you spellbound, but the entire atmosphere around the time is one that’s to be experienced to understand.

For instance, as the sun starts to rise early in the morning, one can hear conches being blown and  the sound of priests chanting shlokas in the temples. This is somewhere around the Bhrahma Muhurtam- a time considered sacred among the Hindus. It is during the Brahma Muhurtam that worshipping God or simply evoking his name is said to bring bliss.