Parthibanur is a panchayath in Ramanathapuram district, Tamil Nadu. It is 59 kms from Madurai and 55 kms from district head quarters Ramanathapuram. Parthibanur is located in the centre of the three main towns of Paramakudi, Manamadurai and Kamuthi.
Places to Stay
Good budget hotels are available in Paramakudi (17 kms). Some of the good budget hotels in Paramakudi are New Raja Hotel (Tariff - Rs. 300 to Rs.1000), Vasantha Bhavan Hotel (Tariff - Rs. 300 to Rs.1000), Ariya Bhavan (Tariff - Rs. 300 to Rs.1000) and Venkateswara Hotel (Tariff - Rs. 300 to Rs.700).
Tamil is the official language in Parthibanur.
Tirukarthikai in November-December; Shivrathri in February-March and Aipasi Annabishekam in October-November are the festivals celebrated in the temple.
Places of Interest
The Lord Shiva in the temple in Parthibanur called Sri Sankaranar temple is a notable place to visit in Parthibanur.
How to Get There
Madurai airport (66 kms) is the nearest airport to Parthibanur.
Sudiyur railway station (6 kms) is the nearest railway station to Parthibanur. Madurai Junction Railway Station (52 kms) is the nearest major railway station to Parthibanur.
SRS Travels is the best leading bus operator on this route. If you book your tickets online, look out for bus ticket booking coupons and save a lot of money.