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About Krishnankoil


Krishnankoil, also known as Krishnan Kovil, is a small village in the South Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It comes under the Virudhunagar district, with the district headquarters located at a distance of 35 km east. The major urban hub of the region, Madurai, is located at a distance of 72 km north-east. The Periyar Tiger Reserve across the border in Kerala is not too far away either and is located at a distance of 56 km west.

Places to Stay
Being a small place, the village does not have a great variety when it comes to places of lodging. However Madurai has a couple of good budget hotels. Some of these places which are worth trying are MR International Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 800), Tamil Nadu Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 900), Duke Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1,000), Taj Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 600) and others.

The official language of the area is Tamil. English is also understood in certain places such as hotels.

The important festivals of the area are Pongal in January, Ganesh Chathurthi in August-September and Diwali in October-November.

Places of Interest
The village has nothing much to offer in terms of tourism. Some of the places which are worth visiting in the neighbouring urban hub of Madurai are Meenakshi Amman Temple, Thirumalai Nayakkar Mahal, Vandiyur Mariamman Teppakulam, Alagar Koyil and others.

How to Get There

The nearest airport is the Madurai Airport at a distance of 67 km.

The closest railway station is the Madurai Junction railway Station at a distance of 72 km.

Various state transport buses as well as private buses pass through the area. Parveen Travels is one of the major operators in the area. Buses to the village are available from both Madurai as well as Virudhunagar. Bus booking portals like facilitates cheap bus ticket booking because of which online bus booking has become popular amongst travellers. 

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