The Thangassery tour involves a picturesque seaside town where nature seemed to have poured all her beauty with a long stretched coastline and a tail lighthouse that create a wonderful ambiance worth experiencing. This cylindrical lighthouse tower, which attracts tourists from far and wide, is colored in white and red oblique bands with a height of 41 meters (135 ft) is the 2nd tallest lighthouse on the Kerala Coast. Apart from the lighthouse, a notable attraction of the place is its 3 km long breakwater.
The seaside town is thus a perfect hangout spot to relax and chill with your friends and family watching the final rays of sunshine and the breathtaking sea view.
Tourist Attraction in Thangasseryy
Once ruled by the Portuguese, the English and the Dutch, the place has many ruins of the ages gone by that have become another major attraction. Thangassery thus is the perfect combination of history and natural beauty.
The lighthouse, the old forts, monuments, and the long golden beach facing the blue-green water of the Arabian Sea indeed add up to a beautiful combination for visitors to Thangassery.
How to reach
The Thiruvananthapuram International Airport is the nearest airport, about 69 km from the town. The nearest railway station is Kollam, only about 4 km away.