You just cannot miss this extraordinary site if you happen to be a history and mythology buff. Legend has it that the Hindu God Rama constructed the bridge to Sri Lanka in order to gain access to the kingdom of Ravana in order to retrieve his kidnapped wife Sita. The rough tumble of waves and unspoiled beach is sure to leave the nature lovers mesmerized too.
Nearest Rail Station
Mandapam (dhanushkodi is 38 km away and can be reached via road from the station)
Things to do
- Relax on the peaceful Dhanushkodi Beach.
- Marvel at the Adam’s Bridge or Ram Setu.
- Do not miss visiting the ‘Gulf of Mannar Marine National Park.