Kaluneerkulam is a village in Tirunelveli district of Tamil Nadu. It is situated 647 km away from its capital Chennai. Its nearby towns include Surandai (9 km), Tenkasi (15 km), Shenkottai (23 km) and Vikramasingapuram (25 km).
Places to Stay
Kaluneerkulam being a small village has a few home stays. But Ponmudi, which is about 45 km away, and Tenkasi that is 15 km away have some good budget hotels. Ponmudi has Hotel Rohini (Tariff – Rs. 650 onwards) and some of the hotels in Tenkasi include Hotel Thavamani (Tariff – Rs.500 onwards) and Hotel Kings Palace (Tariff – Rs. 1001 onwards).
Tamil is the local language spoken in Kaluneerkulam. Other languages spoken include Malayalam, English, Telugu and Hindi.
Some of the important festivals celebrated in this village include Vaikasi Visakam festival held in May/June, Dasera in September/October and Deepavali in October/November.
Places of Interest
Kaluneerkulam has a number of places nearby that attract several tourists. Destinations that can be explored include Courtallam (22 km), Tirunelveli (36 km), Ponmudi (45 km), Thenmala (47 km) and Sivakasi (78 km).
How to Get There
The nearest airport is Tuticorin Airport, which is 75 km away. Thiruvananthapuram International Airport is located 84 km from Kaluneerkulam.
Tirunelveli railway station that is 38 km away is the nearest railhead.
Buses ply daily from Tuticorin, Tirunelveli and Chennai. Sri Balaji Transports is a good operator that caters to the passengers travelling in this direction. Opt for a Volvo bus booking through Ticketgoose.com and have a comfortable journey