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Did speed boating and sunset at kovalam visited other nearby beaches as well OVERNIGHT AT KOVALAM Nov 25 - Day 10Early morning after seeing sunrise took a bus back to trivandrum city to see shri padmanabhaswamy temple, after depositing our luggage had to buy a dhoti bcs that's the dress code for men, also I bought a special darshan ticket hoping that they might let me see the gold treasure but I was wrong anyways after that we went to the city zoo Then took a passenger train from trivandrum to Kanyakumari arrived by 2pm station is just 1.5km from beach took a room for 600 after having food went to have darshan in kanyakumari temple spent evening roaming around OVERNIGHT AT KANYAKUMARI Note - don't take auto from station they charge Rs 50 very costly either take it from road or just walk Nov 26 - Day 11Went to see sunrise just behind kanyakumari temple you can see sun rising between vivekananda rock memorial and tiruvalluar statue then after breakfast took bus to see suchindram temple then changed couple of buses to reach padmanabhpuram palace sheshnagh temple back by evening OVERNIGHT AT KANYAKUMARI Note - nothing special in psdmanabhpuram palace and it is 50km from kanyakumari so if you are short on time just skip it and suchindram is must see only 16km and direct buses are available Nov 27 - Day 13We had an extra day bcs spent a day less in thekkedy bcs of weather so I decided to spend this day in kanyakumari bcs from here train and flights were already booked so can't change it so today after checkout from hotel went to station deposited our luggage and then we took the boat to vivekananda memorial and tiruvalluar statue spent our evening visiting local market, churches etc and after dinner went to station to catch our train at 10pm to Rameshwaram arrived 5 30am there OVERNIGHT IN TRAIN Note - train from kanyakumari to rameshwaram is on alienate days not every day so please check in advance Nov 28 - Day 14Took a hotel near temple for 400 after some rest headed outside for local sight seeing first booked an auto took 609 for full sight seeing including padman bridge excluding Dhanuskodi by afternoon it was done so took bus to Dhanuskodi then they you have to take local mini bus or jeep to go further bcs road is damaged saw the ruins of old village destroyed by cyclone beach over there was very beautiful and clean and calm, also saw vibhishan temple In the evening cane back to hotel OVERNIGHT AT RAMESHWARAMNote - I was not able to see ram setu point bcs during this time of year it's under water as said by driver Nov 29- Day 15Early morning 5am went to shri rameshwaram temple to see manilingam it is available only for one hour from 5 to 6am ticket of Rs 50 each after that you need to go to and take a bath in sea known as agnitirtham then you need to take bath in 22 different wells located in temple premises a ticket of Rs 25 each then we came to our hotel and changed to clean and dry clothes then again went to temple to have main darshan after that we went to fishing port as I heard it is largest Port in India to export fish and after checking out deposited our luggage to railway station and spent rest of day locally and in evening took our train to Chennai arrive by 7amOVERNIGHT IN TRAIN Note - for darshan in temple don't pay any extra money to anyone there are many people offer you help you in your darshan but honestly there is no need there is a tourist information Center at the front gate of you need any info ask them only pay for tickets by temple counter Nov 30 - Day 16Arrived at Chennai egmore station in the morning after depositing our luggage at the station we had breakfast then we headed towards marina Beach then kapaleeshwar temple then Fort St George but then it started raining heavily by 2pm so we headed for station as we had our flight to catch at 7 30pm from station took our luggage and took a local train for tirusulam from there airport is on walking distance we arrived at the airport but bcs of rain flight was delayed finally we took off around 9 40pm arriving Delhi by mid night My total expense was appx 22000 with everything for this trip Over all it was a good trip for me and bcs of bad weather had to do some changes in my plan but it was not that bad but after I came to Delhi I saw in the news that bcs of heavy rain chennai airport is closed and chennai is under flood and under national emergency. ...