Kuthanallore, a fertile delta town in Tamil Nadu’s Tiruvarur district is famous for its mosque. This town was named after two brothers, Koothan and Nallur, meaning welfare of villages. The agricultural fields are irrigated by the water canals that flow through this region. Some of the nearby cities include Thanjavur, Nagapattinam, Pattukkottai and Tiruchirappalli.
Places to Stay
Kuthanallore does not provide lodging facilities for travellers. However, one can book good budget hotels in Tiruvarur, which is 18 km away. A few of the hotels here are VPK Lodge (Tariff – Rs.341), Man Lodge (Tariff – Rs.238) and Hotel Kasis Inn (Tariff – Rs.627).
The language spoken in Kuthanallore is Tamil.
The most important festivals celebrated in Kuthanallore are Pongal in January, Maha Shivratri in February, Tamil New Year in April, Vinayaka Chaturthi in August-September, Dussehra in September-October and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
Visitors to Kuthanallore can visit many tourist destinations around this town. These places include Mannargudi (12 km), Theppakulam Temple (14 km), Tiruvarur (18 km) and Thirukollikadu (17 km) away from Kuthanallore.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is located in Tiruchirappalli, which is 109 km away from Kuthanallore.
There is no railway station in Kuthanallore. The closest railway station is situated in Mannargudi, which is about 11 km away from this town.
There are frequent buses connecting the town of Kuthanallore from neighbouring cities and towns. Private bus operators such as Yasmin Travels, Rathi Meena Travels and KKR Travels run buses daily from Chennai to Kuthanallore. You can get discounted bus tickets to popular tourist destinations through a number of online bus booking portals.