Vizhinjam Rock Cut Cave

vizhinjam-caveVizhinjam Rock Cut Cave is a historic spot in Thiruvananthapuram district. It is a granite cave which has rock cut sculptures in it. These sculptures belong to the 18th century and have a one cell temple. The sculpture here is that of Vinandhara Dakshinamurthy. On the walls are the carvings of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvathi which are incomplete. These are perfect examples of architectural beauty of the olden times.

Vizhinjam marine aquarium that houses some of the rarest species of fishes is also near to this. Vizhinjam beach is nearby and there is also a sea port in Vizhinjam. Other nearby attraction include Kovalam beach which is at a distance of 3 kms from Vizhinjam. Vizhinjam is also famous for the ayurvedic centers.

How To Reach

District Thiruvananthapuram
Near Bus Station Vizhinjam bus station
Near Railway Station Thiruvananthapuram railway station at a distance of 14 kms
Near Airport Thiruvananthapuram International Airport at a distance of 17 kms