Weekend Trip to Tiruchy , Tamil Nadu
- Dams and Amusement Parks
Summer 20 to 31°C
Winter 26 to 24°C
Distance / Traveling Time
From Bangalore: 343 kilometers / 5 h ,28 m
Best Time To Visit
Located on the banks of Cauvery River, Tiruchy, also known as Trichy, is the 4th largest city in Tamil Nadu. Tiruchy gives a perfect combination of traditional and modern surroundings. There are several churches, colleges, missions and temples dating back to the 18th century. The town in Trichy was constructed by the Madurai Nayaks. Trichy is the birth place of many Tamil scholars who have significantly contributed in the growth of Tamil literature. These festivals are celebrated with great pomp and splendor. The local bazaars in Tiruchy are quite famous for artificial diamonds, glass bangles, cigars, clay toys and handloom cloth.
How to Reach Tiruchy
Tiruchy Junction is an important railway station in Trivandrum-Chennai route via Madurai. Regular train services are available between Tiruchy and Bangalore.
Trichy airport offer regular flight services from Chennai and Bangalore. The two nearest airports to Tiruchy are Chennai (330 kilometers) and Bangalore (331 kilometers).
The National Highway 7 and Salem-Namakkal-Trichy Road connect Bangalore and Tiruchy. The journey via road will take around 5 hours and 28 minutes from Bangalore to Tiruchy. Private tourist buses serve as a link between Tiruchy and other major cities such as Bangalore, Chennai, Madurai, Kanyakumari and Trivandrum.