Kadayanallur is a second largest city in Tirunelveli District in the southern state of Tamil Nadu. Handloom clothes, matches also fiber and mud-pots are being manufactured in the town which are the most important commodities here.
Places of Interest
Kadayaleeswarar kovil is a Hindu temple located in Kadayanallurand attracts a lot of tourists. It is located in the foothills of the Western Ghats near the Courtallam Waterfalls and Tenkasi. . It is famous for saaral (drizzling), which occurs yearly from May to August. Kutrrallam Falls a famous tourist attaraction is approx 15 km from this town.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is at Madurai. There are flights connecting to a number of major Indian cities. The nearest international airport is the Thiruvananthapuram airport and the next is located at Kochi. Tourists can hire a taxi or a cab to reach the airports.
Kadayanallur railway station runs trains to major places such as Bangalore, Chennai and Hyderabad in the south. Apart from these places there are trains to Mumbai and other major Indian cities. There are trains running from these places to all the major towns and cities.
The town of Kadayanallur is well connected to all the major places in south India. A car ride is also a comfortable means of travel from all these places to Kadayanallur. Tamil Nadu State capital Chennai is approx 500 km. If you book a bus ticket online you can get rid of the trouble of standing in queues.