Gandhipuram is a neighbourhood in the city of Coimbatore. It has a population of over 1.5 lakh and is well connected to the airport, train station and bus stand. Dr.Nanjappa road is the artery of Gandhipuram and runs across the area. It is one of Coimbatore’s main commercial hubs with many corporate offices of giant corporations.
Places to Stay
There are mostly mid-range hotels around this area. Hotel Mangala International, Hotel Sri Laxmi, RR Hotel offer travellers rates in the range of Rs.1000-Rs.1800. Tourists are recommended to contact local travel agents for cheaper options.
Krishna Ashtami, Ugadi, VijayaDashami, Diwali, Eid and Rama Navami are celebrations that take place annually.
Tamil, Hindi and English are the local languages spoken in Gandhipuram.
Places to Visit
Gandhipuram has the Anjeneyar temple, Dyanalinga temple, Marudhamalai temple and many more along with a few museums and masjids around well within the distance of 20km.
How to Get There
Coimbatore Airport is 7km from the city. The airport is well connected domestically and internationally to several destinations.
Coimbatore Junction is a couple of kilometres from Gandhipuram and is well connected to all the stations across the country.
Gandhipuram is one of the major bus stands in the city. State express buses, TNSRTC buses and private buses all leave from here towards several other destinations across South India. Now, you can easily log on to www.ticketgoose.com, look up for your favourite operator and book bus ticket online.