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Beaches

Tamil Nadu is known especially for its blue beaches and sunny skies. Some of south India's spectacular beaches More...


7DX Theatre

The 7DX Theatre located near Mahabalipuram bus stand screens India's first and only historical 7DX movie, Pallava Dynasty - A time travel.. More...


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Shengaltheri : It is 68 kms from Tirunelveli and 20 kms from kalakadu. Sengaltheri comes under Kalakad Sanctuary zone. Manimutharu originates from here. The perennial waterfall, lush green landscapes attract tourists to this place. In Shengaltheri, Rest House and Watch Tower are available apart from P.W.D. Inspection Bungalow near the Junction. The nearest Railway station is Valliyur and Nanguneri. Contact : Deputy Director, Kalakad Mundanthurai Tiger Sanctuary – Phone: 04364 – 250594.

Pathamadai : This hamlet is 13 kms from Tirunelveli and popular for its cottage industry manufacturing Korai Pai [mat] made out of a type of grass from Cyperus family grown for decorative foliage. This is the birth place of Swami Sivananda of Rishikesh.

Thirukurungudi : It is 52 kms from Tirunelveli and one of the 108 Vaishnavite Divya Desams. Thirukkurungudi Alwar attained eternal bliss here. Four of the Twelve Alwars [vaishnavite saints] have sung hymns in praise of Lord Vishnu in this Thirukurungudi temple and Malai Nambi Koil.

Kunthakulam Bird Sanctuary : It is 33 km south of Tirunelveli town. This village is covered with natural forests and ponds. Migratory birds from Pakistan, Myanmar, Sri Lanka , USA and Australia migrate to this sanctuary for three months between January and April. Ariyakulam is another bird sanctuary 13kms east of Tirunelveli.

Ovari : It is a Village, 60 kms from Tirunelveli in Radhapuram Taluk on the coast of Bay of Bengal. Popular Swayambulingaswamy Temple dedicated to Lord Siva is located at Nadar Ovari. Three important festivals are celebrated annually.


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