A city in the Thoothkudi district of Tamil Nadu, Naduvakurichi is a small hamlet located near Sathankulam and Tisaiyanvillai. The village is located 647 km from the state capital Chennai and is 40 km away from the district headquarters at Thoothkudi. Another place Tuticorin is located 41 km away from the village.
Places to Stay
There are no hotels in the village, but guests can stay in nearby Thirunelveli (23 km). Some of the hotels in Thirunelveli are Hotel Aryaas Guest House (Tariff – Rs. 500), Sri Janakiram (Tariff – Rs. 1000), and Hotel Tamil Nadu (Tariff – Rs. 1500).
The official language of Naduvakurichi is Tamil. The other languages spoken and understood here are a little bit of English and Hindi.
The important festival of Naduvakurichi is Pongal, also known as the Prosperity Day of the Tamils and is celebrated with a great show in January.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction near Naduvakurichi. Thirunelveli which is located 23 km away from the village is known for the ancient temples such as-Kanthimathi temple, Vettuvan Koil Temple, and also for the Agasthiyar falls located in the midst of beautiful natural beauty.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Naduvakurichi is the Tuticorin Airport (22 km).
Seydanganallur Railway Station is the closest railway station to Naduvakurichi. There are express trains which run from Naduvakurichi to Chennai.
There are daily bus services to Naduvakurichi from Chennai, Thirunelveli, Thiruchendur, Tuticorin, Kanyakumari, and Madurai. Some of the best bus operators that offer good experience for passengers include Seabird Tourists, Subhethra Travels, and St. Anthony’s Travels. Check out for bus ticket discounts when you book your tickets online through Ticketgoose.com