Tiruvannamalai is a temple town Located at the foothills of Annamalai hills at the Southern part of India, in the state of Tamil Nadu. Nearest big city is Chennai which is around 200km away by road. Auroville and Pondicherry is around 100km away
How to Reach Thiruvannamalai
Nearest Airport : Chennai International Airport, ~200km away
Another one is Bangalore airport, Around 300km away
Railway station : Tiruvannamalai railway station, but only passenger trains stop here. There are no direct trains from Chennai, that stops here. One might need to reach Villupuram junction or Katpadi junction from Chennai to get a passenger train to Thiruvannamalai. Or reach Pondicherry and take a bus. Plan your train trips from here. If you need more tips check this.
Road transport : Thiruvannamalai is well connected by road. Taking a bus from Chennai to Thiruvannamalai is the cheapest option. Taxi services are available, but 200km taxi ride can be an expensive affair
Things to Do in Thiruvannamalai
Thiruvannamalai is a pilgrim town. If you are on a spiritual journey, this is one great place to visit.
Some more things to do
Things to do : for the Photographer in you
And just have fun, enjoy the serenity of the place, experience the energy of Arunachala and come back with great memories.
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