Tiruvannamalai is a Hindu pilgrimage town in the south Indian state of Tamil Nadu. At the foot of sacred Arunachala Hill is the vast, ancient Arulmigu Arunachaleswarar Temple, dedicated to the Hindu god Shiva, with intricately carved gopurams (towers).
To the west, the huge Sathanur Dam was constructed in 1958 on the Thenpennai River. Nearby there are gardens, plus a crocodile farm and a small zoo.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Madurai Airport / Railway Station|
|DEPARTURE TIME||Please arrive at least 2 hours before the flight.|
Thiruvannamalai is mostly preferred by travellers. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Thiruvannamalai is, however, mostly preferred. The best season or months to visit places in Thiruvannamalai are January, February, March, October, November, December.
Local attractions can be visited at any time of the day, be it early morning, afternoon, evening or night, as suitable for travellers. Sightseeing in Thiruvannamalai can be done by travellers, which will take half a day or one day, but to see all sightseeing places, travellers need to stay in thiruvannamalai for 2 days to 3 days.