Located on the banks of River Kaveri, Trichy is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Tamil Nadu. With its breathtaking and flamboyant attractions, Trichy allures travelers from all parts of the world. The place has much to offer when it comes to attractions.
The city has been under the rule of Kings of various dynasties who commissioned a number of monuments and temples during their reign. Some of the important places to visit in Trichy include iconic Rock Fort, a famous fort and temple put up on an ancient rock. Settled around 273-foot high rock, Rock fort houses two Hindu temples namely Uchchi Pillaiyar Koil and Thayumanaswamy Temple (dedicated to Lord Shiva). From its peak you can adore the vast expanse of the place.
Another major attraction in Trichy is Sri Ranganathaswamy temple put up in Dravidian styles of construction; one of the popular sanctified spots, dedicated to Lord Vishnu. Other prime highlights of the place are Puliancholai Falls- with enchanting surrounding, the place is a great picnic spot and Kallanai Dam- built by Cholas it is one of the oldest functioning water diversion structures in the world.
Some of the other important places to visit in Trichy are Jambukeshwara Temple, Erumbeeswarar Temple and Vayalur Murugan Temple. Therefore, rich in culture and history, Tiruchirappalli has all what a traveler requires for a perfect holiday.