Komarapalayam, a textile town in Tamil Nadu’s Namakkal district, is famous for its textile industry. This town lies on the banks of River Kaveri and can be reached by the Salem-Coimbatore Highway, State Highways 198, 20 and 82. It lies on the border of Namakkal and Erode. As Komarapalayam has numerous textile industries, you can shop for clothes to your heart’s content.
Places to Stay
There are some good budget hotels in Komarapalayam. These are Prakash Residency (Tariff – Rs.254), Hotel Pranawas Castle (Tariff – Rs.555) and Hotel Paviesh Park (Tariff – Rs.748).
The language spoken in Komarapalayam is Tamil.
The important festivals in Komarapalayam are Pongal in January, Maha Shivratri in February, Tamil New Year in April, Vinayaka Chaturthi in August-September, Navratri in September-October and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
There are many sightseeing destinations in and around the town of Komarapalayam. Some of these areas are Thattankuttai Lake (6 km), Pavish Park (6 km), Erode (17 km), Bhavani (5 km), Sana Kasava Perumal Temple (20 km) and Tiruchengode (26 km) away from this town.
How to Get There
Salem Airport, which is 66 km away from Komarapalayam, is the nearest airport.
There is no railway station in Komarapalayam. The nearest railway station is the Cauvery Railway Station, which is about 17 km away from Komarapalayam.
Komarapalayam bus station is bustling with buses from nearby cities and states. Private bus operators such as Mettur Super Services run daily buses from Chennai to Komarapalayam. Bus ticket online booking facility is the most convenient way of booking your tickets.