Namagiripet is a city in the state of Tamil Nadu. It comes under Nammakal district and is a taluk head quarter. 4 small cities – Namagiripettai, Rasipuram, Thammampatti , Namakkal surround it. Capital of the state, Chennai lies 390km away from Namagiripet.
Places to Stay
It is best recommended that visitors stay in Tiruchengode which is 45km away. AV Lodge, Keerthi Lodging, SKMS Lodge and Sri Saraswathi Lodge are suitable for travellers with a budget of Rs 1500.
Diwali, Eid, Ganesh Chaturthi and Holi are the major events across the year.
Tamil is the local language spoken in Namagiripet.
Places to Visit
The interesting places to visit around are Namakkal Fort, Kolli Hills, Nayinarmalai Forest and Jedarpalayam Dam Park within 15-40km.
How to Get There
Salem Airport is the closest airport near Namagiripet. It is located about 65km away from the city. This airport undertakes domestic operations.
Salem Railway Junction is the only major railway station close to Namagiripet. It is 32km away.
Namakkal Bus station is the local bus stand 15km away which has local government buses plying. Salem Bus station is a major junction where TNSRTC bus operators offer quality service along with other private bus operators such as SRM Travels. In case you don’t have the time and energy to stand in bus counters, booking bus tickets online will help.