Kanyakumari (Cape Comorin) : It is the ' Land's End ' of India. It is also a popular pilgrimage destination of great spiritual significance to Hindus. It is dedicated to goddess Kanyakumari, Youthful Virgin, who is an incarnation of Devi, Siva's wife. Kanyakumari Temple : Picturesquely located overlooking the shore, the Kumari Ghat attracts pilgrims all over India to worship and to bathe. The temple is open daily from 4.30 to 11.45 am and from 5.30 to 8.45 pm. Lighthouse : There are excellent views of the countryside from the lighthouse. It is open from 3 to 7 pm. Vivekananda Memorial : It is on two rocky islands projecting from the sea about 500 mtrs. offshore. The Indian philosopher Swami Vivekananda came here in 1892 and sat on the rock, meditating, before setting out as one of India's most important religious crusaders. The mandapam which stands here in his memory employs architectural styles from all over India. The islands are open to visitors from 7 to 11 am and 2 to 5 pm. Suchindram Temple : Dedicated to Indra, the temple is about 13 km from Kanyakumari. It's worth joining the Friday sunset ceremonies.