A village in Tamil Nadu’s Pudukkottai district, Krishnajipatinam is 404 km away from Chennai. Towns that lie nearby are Manamelkudi (10 km), Peravurani (21 km), Karaikudi (52 km) and Padukkottai (59 km.) The Aranthangi Fort is about 30 km from the village and is a major tourist attraction in this region.
Places to Stay
There are very few places to stay in in Krishnajipatinam. But Chettinad, which is about 50 km away, has some good, budget-friendly hotels. Some of them are the Golden Singar Hotel (Tariff – Rs.500 onwards) and Udhyam Hotel (Tariff – Rs.600 onwards.)
Tamil is widely spoken in this village.
Some of the most popular festivals in Krishnajipatinam are Pongal which falls in January, Adi Perruku in August/September, Krishna Jayanthi in August/September, Navarathri in September/October and Deepavali in October/November.
Places of Interest
Some tourist attractions around Krishnajipatinam are Manamelkudi (10 km), Vettanur (12 km), Perruvurani (21 km) and Avadaiyarkovil (22 km.)
How to Get There
The Civil airport in Tiruchirappalli, which is 101 km away, is the nearest airport.
The closest, major railhead is the Thanjavur railway station which is about 87 km away. However, the Avingudi and Peravurani railway stations are located 19 km and 20 km (respectively) from Krishnajipatinam.
Several buses are available from Manamelkudi (which is close-by) to major cities like Chennai, Pondicherry and Pudukkottai. Universal Travels and MJT Travels are the top service providers on these routes. Before going on a holiday, check out various travel portals and get cheap bus tickets.