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Weekend Trip to Madurai, Tamil Nadu

Famous for

  • Pilgrim
  • Temples
  • Dams


Summer 26 to 41°C

Winter 18 to 32°C

Distance / Traveling Time

From Bangalore: 449 kilometers / 6 h ,50 m

Best Time To Visit

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Madurai is popularly known as the Lotus City, due to its construction in the lotus form. Beautiful temples mark a unique identity of the city. There are beautiful temples dotted all across the city and these represent excellent architectural splendors. Madurai is an excellent getaway to be enjoyed from Bangalore. Apart from airways and railways, road connectivity is also available. There are cabs and taxis available for hire. Madurai is a great place to visit for travelers looking for a relaxing and peaceful vacation. 

How to Reach Madurai

By Train

Madurai has its own railway station that is connected with Bangalore through an extensive railway network. At the railway station, there is local transportation available to travel in and around the city.

By Air

Madurai airport lands connecting flights from Bangalore. At the airport there are taxis and cabs available for hire to move in and around the city.

By Road

From Bangalore, the road stretch is 449 km long. There are cabs and taxis available for hire apart from the option of self-owned vehicle. There is also frequent bus service functional between Bangalore and Madurai.

Hotels in Madurai

Hotel Madurai Ashok

Alagarkoil Road

GRT Residency Madurai

38, Madakulam Main Road, Palaganatham

Hotel Supreme

No. 110, West Perumal Maistry Street

Hotel M.R. International

61 - 62, Dhanappa Mudhali Street