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Thengapattinam in Kanyakumari district is a less-explored, serene sandy beach fringed by coconut groves and palms. The vast, windswept beach is an ideal place to spend a relaxed and idyllic day and is perfect for just strolling through its endless shores.

Thengapattinam beach got its name because of the abundance of coconut groves in the place. Thenga translates to “coconut'' in Tamil and Malayalam languages. The vast coastline and the azure blue waters of the beach are a favourite among the locals and tourists who seek gentle and tranquil beaches to laze around. Thengapattinam is also noted for its estuary where the Thamirabarani river merges with the Arabian Sea. Ferry services are also available here.

The beach is located In Painkulam village in Vilancode Taluk, about 35 km from Nagercoil


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