There is a plethora of tourist attractions in Coimbatore which beautify the city. One of the most important industrial cities in Tamil Nadu, Coimbatore is an ancient city that existed even before 2nd century AD as the capital of a small tribal village. Coimbatore is situated in the rain shadow region of the Western Ghats, on the banks of the River Noyyal.
Coimbatore enjoys a very pleasant climate round the year, thus making it an ideal destination on a tour to Tamil Nadu. Coimbatore is renowned for its textile industry and is also called the Manchester of the South.