Thiruparappu – a good tourist spot
Thiruparappu is one among the popular tamilnadu tourist spot, which is located about 70 km from Kanyakumari. The place attracts a large number of tourists due to its beautiful sightseeing places. This place is not known by many people. If you want to visit a new tourist place just visit this place. You can also plan for a one day tour if you live in Kanyakumari. Read the article to know about more fascinating facts about Thiruparappu.
Sightseeing places in Thiruparappu
The most attractive feature present in Thiruparappu is the waterfalls. It also contains an ancient Shiva temple. The word Thiruparappu means a combination of beauty and holiness. This place is a very interesting tourist spot for the tourists. The beautiful shrine contains the green hills at the back and the Kodayur perennial river running on its front. The waterfall located near the shrine is wonderful.
The river in Thiruparappu the Kodayur river is rocky and the length is about 300 feet. The water in this river flows for 7 months in a year at a height of 50 feet. The water falls from one rocky mass which is very large about quarter of a kilometer and this water is the only source of water for the paddy fields. One can see the ancient temple located between the water falls which stands as the center of attraction to the tourists. This temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva. Recently a swimming pool has been constructed by the District Administration for children which is an added attraction to the place.