Muthanur is small village located in Chengam Taluk of Thiruvanamallai district in Tamilnadu. Muthanur is situated 37 km away from Thiruvanamallai and around 210 km from Chennai. Nearby cities are Puddupalayam (17 km), Thorpadi (4 km) and Kottakulam. This place is known for scenic beauty and green fields.
Places to Stay
There are few hotels in Muthanur, but many are found in Thiruvanamallai like Park Hotel (Rs500), Thrisul Hotel (Rs450) and Hotel Udupi Brindavan(Rs400)
The official languages of Muthanur region is Tamil
The important festivals of Muthanur are Veerapathiran Swamy Festival, Mariamman Thiruvizha, Pongal Festival, Karthika Deepam Festival and Diwali Festivals. Karthika Deepam Festival celebrated in the month of Karthika (Nov-Dec) is very popular in this region and is celebrated with a cauldron filled with ghee and huge lamp lit.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction near Muthanur which include Annamalaiyar Temple(40 km), Ramana Ashram (45 km), Sathanur Dam built across Thenpennair river located 60 km and Ulagalantha Perumal Temple (75 km).
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Muthanur is the Chennai Airport (200 km away) and Bangalore International Airport (225 km)
Nearest railway station from Muthanur is Thiruvanamallai (37 km), Polur (55 km) and Katpadi Junction (88 km) connects to all parts of Tamilnadu and rest of the country.
Muthanur is well connected by State Run TNSRTC or commonly known as RTC buses to all Thiruvanamallai, Dharmapuri, Krishnagiri, Chennai and Bangalore. Local buses including also provide connectivity to all the cities.Ticketgoose.com is one of the most popular bus booking sites from where you any book your tickets to anywhere in India.