Kanyakumari Places

Munchirai

Munchirai

Munchirai is a Town in Munchira Block in Kanniyakumari District of Tamil Nadu State, India. It is located 36 KM towards west from District head quarters Nagercoil. It is a Block head quarter.

Munchirai Pin code is 629171 and postal head office is Pudukadai.

Painkulam ( 3 KM ) , Nadaikavu ( 3 KM ) , Thoothoor ( 5 KM ) , Kulappuram ( 5 KM ) , Killiyoor ( 5 KM ) are the nearby Villages to Munchirai.

Munchirai is surrounded by Melpuram Block towards North , Killiyoor Block towards South , Parassala Block towards west , Thiruvattar Block towards East.

It is one among the nine administrative divisions of the district of Kanyakumari. According to the administration register, the block number of Munchirai is 341.

It is famous for the famous Sivalaya Ottam as its starting point. It includes the following 11 Village Panchayats and there are total 31696 families in this Block.

Kulitturai Rail Way Station , Kuzhithurai West Rail Way Station are the very nearby railway stations to Munchirai.