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Located 85 kilometers away from Vellore in northern Tamil Nadu, Tiruvannamalai seems like a quiet and non-descript town like many other and yet it is a hidden gem. It is an important place for the devotees of Lord Shiva as he is revered as Arunachaleswara, an aspect of fire.

Mount Arunachal, an 800 meter high boulder strewn hill stands tall above the town keeping an eye over its residents. The area’s reputation for its strong spiritual energies has engendered numerous ashrams, and attracts a number of religious-minded travelers. Around the cluster of Ashrams, you will find several affable cafes and accommodation options. Indian Holiday offers you a tour package to Tiruvannamalai. Scroll down



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Chennai - Kanchipuram - Mamallapooram - Tiruvannamalai - Pondicherry

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FAQs of Tiruvannamalai, Tamil Nadu

Ques: Where is Tiruvannamalai Located?

Ans: Tiruvannamalai District is a hindu pilgrimage destination located inSouth India in Tamil Nadu state (Province). The main temple Arulmighu Arunachaleshwar temple (also called Annamalaiyar Temple) dedicated to Lord Shiva is at the foot of Arunachala hill. This temple complex has several pillars including 1000 pillar Hall. On the west side of the city is Sathanur dam constructed on Thenpannai River. On the full moon day Between November and December, the KarthigaiDeepam festival is celebrated which witness millions of pilgrims. Tiruvannamalai is located195kms from Chennai and 180 kms from Bengaluru (Bangalore)

Ques: How to Reach Tiruvannamalai?

Ans: You can reach Tiruvannamalai only by Road.

Nearest Airports:

  • Chennaiapprox195kms / 4-5hrs
  • Bengaluru approx180kms / 4-5hrs
  • Trichy (Tiruchirappalli) approx 195kms / 4-5hrs

Nearest main Railway Station :

  • Tiruvannamalaiapprox2Kms / 15min
  • Vellore approx 85Kms / 2hrs
  • Dharmapuriapprox 115Kms / 2½hrs
  • Pondicherry (Puducherry) approx 110Kms / 2½hrs
  • Kanchipuram approx 120Kms / 3hrs

Nearby Important tourist destinations:

  • Pondicherry (Puducherry) approx 110Kms / 2½hrs
  • Kanchipuram approx 120Kms / 3hrs
  • Mahabalipuram (Mamallapuram)approx 151kms / 3½hrs
  • Bengaluru 180kms / 4-5hrs
  • Chennai approx 195kms / 4-5hrs

Ques: How is the weather in Tiruvannamalai and Best time to visit Tiruvannamalai?

Ans: Tiruvannamalai is a year around Pilgrimage destination. During summers it will be very hot. The best time to visit is during winter.

Ques: Which are the places of visit or activities to enjoy near Tiruvannamalai?

Ans: Important attraction of Tiruvannamalai are as below:

  • Arulmighu Arunachaleshwar temple (also called Annamalaiyar Temple): dedicated to Lord Shiva is situated at the foot of Arunachala hill. Built in ninth century, it is one of the biggest Lord Shiva Temple in the World. This temple complex has several pillars including 1000 pillar Hall. On the full moon day Between November and December, the Karthigai Deepam festival is celebrated which witness millions of pilgrims.
  • Sathanur Dam: is located on the west side of the city and is built on Thenpannai River. Adjoining the dam is a Park and a Crocodile farm.
  • Sri Ramana Maharshi Ashram: is just outside the town situated on the foot of Arunachal Hills. It is a very quiet and peaceful place. You can spend time here by reading books and meditate.

Ques: Which are the popular packages to visit Tiruvannamalai?

Ans: The most popular package is as follows:

There are other customized packages to visit Tiruvannamalai connecting to nearby famous tourist destinations. Kindly contact us for further details.