Aravakurichi is a town in the Karur district of Tamil Nadu. It is one of the major agricultural markets in this region. The vegetable know as drumstick is traded at this market. Aravakurichi is also a centre for agricultural equipment such as motors, pumps, equipment and spares. The population of Aravakurichi is around 12000.
Places to Stay
There are a few hotels such as Hotel Padma (Rs 500), Hotel Perrys (Rs 1500), and KVR Hotel (Rs 800) in Karur, located 30km away which provide accommodation for visitors.
Diwali and Ganesh Chaturthi are the major festivals which are celebrated in Aravakurichi.
Tamil is the local language spoken in Aravakurichi.
Places to Visit
Most of the interesting places to visit near Aravakurichi are located in Karur which is located more than 50km away, including Saint Teresa Church, Thiruppainjeeli Siva Temple and Konganar Caves.
How to Get There
The nearest airport Trichy which is about 100km. Madurai airport which is 100km away may also be accessed. Domestic flights to several major cities are available at Trichy.
Karur Railway station is the closest to Aravakurichi located 30km away. Trains to Bangalore, Rameshwaram, Mumbai, Chennai and Coimbatore can be accessed here.
Buses have access to NH 7 from Karur. This provides connectivity to many major cities by road. The best bus operators that offer quality service include TNSRTC buses and TicketGoose.com, a leading Online Bus Ticket Booking Service, provides low price, high quality options for bus travellers. There are several bus operators that have made booking bus tickets easier through their websites.