A panchayat town in Ramanathapuram district of Tamil Nadu, Abiramam has a large Muslim population. The well-known Sanghu and Kibs Lungi brand (a South Indian Attire) is manufactured here. One of the oldest mosques in the region, the Keelapallivasal is located here. It is believed that the mosque’s tower is amongst the tallest in Tamil Nadu.
Places to Stay
There is a not much place to stay in the village. People coming to village can stay at Sankarankovil, Tirunelvelli or Tuticorin.
The annual temple and mosque festivals at this village is said to take place for a minimum of five days every year.
Tamil is the official language here.
Places to Visit
The Keelapallivasal located is a place to visit for pilgrims.
How to Get There
The airport nearest to Abiramam is at Madurai (79kms)
The nearest railway station is at Sudiyur (Chudiyur) (15kms)
The Abiramam bus stand connects the town to the neighbouring towns. There are a number of bus operators like SRS Travels and Bhagyalakshmi Travels that offer travellers regular bus services to and from the town. Booking bus tickets through ticketgoose.com is a hassle-free experience.