One of the famous light houses situated in Kollam district of Kerala is the Thangaserry Light House. It is one of the major attractions of Kollam and is located at a distance of 5 kilometers from Kollam Railway Station. This Light house has a height of about 144 feet and it was built in the year in 1902. It stands on the shore of the famous Thangaserry beach as a sentinel, which warns the seaman about the perfidious reefs of Thangaserry. This lighthouse tower is opened for visitors only during the evenings from 3.30 p.m. to 5.30 p.m.
How to reach here
This famous tower is located at a distance of 70 kilometers from the Trivandrum International airport and if one wishes to travel by rail Kollam is the nearby station. It can also be accessed easily by roads.