Nambuthalai, a village along the coastal range is a famous getaway in Tamil Nadu’s Ramanathapuram district. This area is renowned for fishing, where many tourists visit to try their luck in angling. One can walk along the beach and view the beautiful sunset here. Some of its nearby cities include Ramanathapuram, Paramakudi, Sivaganga and Karaikudi.
Places to Stay
Nambuthalai does not have accommodation facility in the village. However, there are budget hotels available in Pudukkottai, which is 97 km away from Nambuthalai. Some of these hotels are Hotel Sri Gowri Nivas (Tariff – Rs.463), Hotel Royal Park (Tariff – Rs.576), Hotel Vijay (Tariff – Rs.218) and Hotel Ayya Tower (Tariff – Rs.530).
The official language spoken in Nambuthalai is Tamil.
The most celebrated festivals in Nambuthalai are Pongal in January, Maha Shivratri in February, Tamil New Year and Chithrai Festival in April, Navratri in September-October and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
There are many attractions along the coast region of Nambuthalai. These include Mangrove Forest (18 km), Thondi Beach (4 km), M.V. Pattinam Harbour (3 km), Pambar (25 km) and Arivithy Lake (29 km) away from Nambuthalai.
How to Get There
The nearest airport, Madurai Airport, is located 118 km away from Nambuthalai.
Nambuthalai does not have a railway station. Devakottai Road Railway Station, located 51 km away from this area, is the nearest railway station.
Nambuthalai is connected through state-run and private buses from nearby cities. There are daily A/C buses from Chennai to Nambuthalai run by Sri Bhagyalakshmi Travels. Avail of bus ticket booking coupons through Ticketgoose.com and save your money when you travel.