Vizhinjam Rock Cut Cave

Vizhinjam is just one km away from Kovalam and is ideal for one day tours. Located 17 kilometers from Trivandrum Vizhinjam was once capital of the many Chieftains who ruled the southern parts of Kerala around the 8th century A.D. There is a cave temple in Vizhinjam with rock cut sculptures of the 18th century. 

The outer walls of the temple depict half complete carvings of Lord Siva and Goddess Parvati. The granite cave here encloses a one-celled shrine with a loose sculpture of Vinandhara Dakshinamurthi. - located 17km from the city

Best Season: 
December to March

Emergency Details: 
DTPC - Phone - 0471 2315397
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Transport Terminals: 
Nearest City : Vizhinjam, Poovar

Route: 
Thiruvananthapuram - Bypass - Kovalam - Vizhinjam.

How to Reach: 
Nearest Railway Station: Thiruvananthapuram
Nearest Airport: Thiruvananthapuram International Airport

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