Traveling to south India and not visiting Thiruvalluvar statue is truly not recommended. This place is magnificent with a monument that shows the true colors of Indian heritage and culture. This statue is 133 feet tall and the pedestal height is 38 feet. Thiruvalluvar statue is as heavy as more than 7000 tons. To make this masterpiece there were 500 workers and craftsman who put in their efforts and time. This was designed to show the inspiration for art and the entire civilization. This is one eye catching place to visit when you are in Kanyakumari.