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Vizhinjam



The coastal village of Vizhinjam is about 18 km from Thiruvananthapuram. It is famous for a modern fishing harbor with a lighthouse and a blue beach. Sheltered on the coast of Arabian Sea, Vizhinjam is also a perfect tourist spot.

Earlier, it was the capital of the Ay kingdom (600-1000) and port of earlier Travancore State. Vizhinjam Marine Aquarium is well known for ornamental fishes. Vizhinjam rock cut cave is a nearby attraction. A Tidal Power Plant is situated here.

Trivandrum International Airport and Thiruvananthapuram Central Railway Station are the nearest airport and railway station. Regular bus services operate from Thiruvananthapuram.



Updated on 7th June, 2005
District: Thiruvananthapuram
Location: Thiruvananthapuram    

Bus Stations (1) Resorts (1) Temples (1)
Hotels (1) Rocks and Caves (1)
 

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