A taluk in Tirunelveli district of Tamil Nadu, Ambasamudram, is located on the foothills of the Western Ghats. It is situated on the banks of River Thamirabarani. This small picturesque town is also known by the name of Vilankurichi. The name of the place is derived from the two words Amba and Samundar.
Budget Hotels in Ambasamudram
There are good budget hotels in Ambasamudram,. Some of them are Sree Bharani Hotel (Tariff – Rs.1500), Applettree Hotel (Tariff – Rs.1,000), Hotel Bhala Bhagya (Tariff – Rs.1700) and Melvin Relax Park (Tariff –1000).
The official language of Ambasamudram is Tamil.
Events in Ambasamudram
The Important Festivals of Ambasamudram is Panguni Brahmmotsavam in March-April.
Places to See in Ambasamudram
There are several places of tourist attraction in Thuraiyur. Some of the places include Papanasam dam, (11kms from Ambasamudram), Agasthiyar falls (10 kms from Ambasamudram), Manimutthaar Dam & Waterfall, (9 kms from Ambasamudram) and Melaseval Navaneethakrishnan Temple(20 kms from Ambasamudram), Papanasam Papanasar Temple ( 18 kms from Ambasamudram).
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Ambasamudram is the Trivandrum airport. It is located about 160 kms away from the town.
Ambasamudram Railway Station is located at the heart of the city.
The distance from Ambasamudram to bus stand is 30kms. There are regular buses that connect to Trivandrum and other districts of Tamil Nadu. Some of the best bus operators that offer good experience for passengers are SRS Travels, Sree Jothi Travels and MPK Travels. Log on to Ticketgoose.com and get bus booking online to over 4,000 destinations across the country.