Chittarkottai panchayat falls under the Ramanathapuram district in the state of Tamil Nadu. It is 13km from Ramanathapuram and 5km from Devipattinam. This district is the among the top chilli producers in South India.
Places to Stay
There are a few boarding options such as Aleef lodge, Krishna lodge, Abirami lodge that offer accommodation to visitors in the price range of Rs.800-Rs.1500.
Pongal is one of the major events of the year that is celebrated with great fervour. Diwali, Eid, Ganesh Chaturthi and Holi are the major events across the year.
Telugu and Urdu are the two local languages spoken in Chittarkottai.
Places to Visit
The interesting places to visit around Chittarkottai are the Navagraha temple in Devipattinam, Erwadi, Rameshwaram and more than a couple of temples and mosques. These places are all located within a 30-40km radius.
How to Get There
Madurai airport is the nearest airport located 140km away from Chittarkottai. Domestic flights to other metro cities can be accessed there.
Ramanathapuram Railway station at is at 15km from Chittarkottai. It has links to few cities and towns in Tamil Nadu and South of India.
Ramanathapuram bus stand is 15km from Chittarkottai. 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. Bus ticket online booking has never been easier through Ticketgoose.com’s mobile apps.