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Chengalpattu is a suburban area of Chennai in the South Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It comes within the Kanchipuram district. The main centre of Chennai lies at a distance of 56 km away from Chengalpattu along National Highway 45. Local sayings narrate that the area has been named after a lily, Chenkazhuneer Poo, which is found abundantly in the region.
Places to Stay
One can always head to Mahabalipuram (at a distance of 29 km) in order to put up for the night. There are a couple of good budget hotels in the town. Some of the options which are worth a try are Lakshmi Lodge (Tariff – Rs. 600), RamaKrishna Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 500), Joe Beach Resort (Tariff – Rs. 1,000), Blue Breeze Guest House (Tariff – Rs. 750) and others.
The official language of the area is Tamil. English is also widely spoken and understood.
The important festivals of the area are Pongal in Januray, Ganesh Chathurthi in August-September and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
The Kolavai Lake is the most visited and a must-see spot in Chengalpattu. Other places of tourist interest mostly lie in the coastal temple town of Mahabalipuram, the most famous among them is the Seashore Temple.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Chennai International Airport at a distance of 45 km.
Chennai Central Railway Station is the nearest major railway station at a distance of 75 km.
Various state transport buses as well as private buses connect the town to different cities in the region. Parveen Travels is one of the major operators in the area. Making use of bus ticket discounts while booking your tickets can help you save money.
Cumbam is a town and municipality in Theni district of Tamil Nadu near Kerala state. The water in this place is very sweet to drink. It is the third largest town in Theni district next to Theni and Bodinayakanur. The soil in this region is red in nature. Hence, agriculture plays a vital role in development activities, crops grown in this region are paddy, coconut, groundnut and various fruits and vegetables are also cultivated here.
Places to Stay
Hotel fare near this place starts at 450. Some of the budget hotels are Hotel Indhra Deluxe Lodge (Tariff starts at Rs. 1,100), Lucky Lodge (Tariff starts at Rs. 563), Hotel Sagar (Tariff starts at Rs. 1,080), Hotel Lemurian Heritage (Tariff starts at Rs. 1,530), J.J. Residency (Tariff starts at Rs. 550) and many
The official language spoken of Cumbam is Tamil.
Mattu Pongal is celebrated with pomp and show in this region. There are numerous temples around this place; all the temple festivals are celebrated in an impressive way. Other than this Diwali, Christmas, Pongal, and Ganesh Chaturthi are celebrated.
Places of Interest:
The best season to visit Cumbam is from October to May. The Suruli falls is 10 km away from Cumbum and is surrounded by mountains. Thekkady (63 km from Theni) is a tourist destination in Kerala which is 30 km from Cumbum. This place gets its name from the famous temple of Lord Narayana (Kambaraya Perumal). It is near Kumily (55 km from Theni), a border town between the states of Tamil Nadu and Kerala. There is an ancient temple named Nantha Gopalan temple in this region. Some of the places to be visited near this area are Vaigai Dam, Manjalar Dam, and Munnar.
How to Get There:
The nearest airports are situated at Madurai. Madurai airport is located at the distance of 131 km from Cumbum.
Madurai railway station is about 117 km away from Cumbum. Madurai railway station is connected with all the southern trains.
Cumbum is the central part which connects all the other parts of Tamil Nadu. Book your bus ticket
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