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Thangassery Light House, Kollam

Categories: Lighthouses, Tourist Spots
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4.3/5 based on 150+ reviews on the web
Climb Thangassery Light House, the tallest lighthouse on the Kerala coast and enjoy the panorama. Built in 1902, this 43 m (144 ft) tall cylindrical tower features red and white diagonal stripes making it a landmark of the area. Enjoy a view of a swirling staircase inside the tower and see the sun set and moon rise simultaneously. With its red oblique bands, the structure resembles a giant candy stick. This picturesque lighthouse lies about 3 km (1.8 mi) away from Kollam Junction railway station. Using our international travel planner, Kollam attractions like Thangassery Light House can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • About 200 steps to mind blowing views is how one can describe this Light house. the wind atop is soo much you might get scared and feel like you'll fly away. but its such fun up here. 
  • The Thangassery Light House is on our our usual weekend list. It is a nearby attraction.You can enjoy evening breeze at its best from the top of light house. It provides an amazing view of the breakwa...  read more »
  • If you are in the area this is a must see place. Old lighthouse which allows public for a small fee to climb all the way up for a great view. 
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