Sengipatti is a village in the Thanjavur Taluka of the district of Thanjavur in Tamil Nadu. It is situated 23 km from Thanjavur and 33 km away from Tiruchirapalli and lies on the Tanjore-Trichy road. The economic growth of Sengipatti is reflected in its developing industries. Sengipatti also has tuberculosis hospital, schools, engineering college, marriage halls, shopping plaza, and temples. As per Census 2001, the total population of Sengipatti was 3865 with Males forming 1937 and Females forming 1928 of the population mix.
Places to Stay
Sengipatti is a small village and hence does not have many hotels nearby. However, local home stays are available. Budget hotels can be found in the nearby Thanjavur district such as Kasi Lodge (Tariff - Rs. 582), Hotel Picnic (Tariff – Rs. 628), and ASK Residency (Tariff – Rs. 675).
The official language of Sengipatti is Tamil. The alternative languages spoken here are Marathi and English.
Some of the major local festivals of Sengipatti include Pongal in January, Utsavam in February-March, and Rajaraja Chola’s Birthday in October.
Places of Interest
Uyyakundeeswarar Temple (2 km), Sivaganga Park (24.7 km), Kallanai (32.6 km), and Gangaikondacholapuram (102.2 km) are some good tourist spots situated near Sengipatti.
How to Get There
Thanjavur Airport (19.3 km) and Tiruchirappalli Airport (27.2 km) are two nearby airports.
Mandurai Railway Station (24.9 km) is the nearest station to Sengipatti.
Sengipatti happens to be main junction of bus routes for places such as Trichy, Thanjavur, and Pudukottai districts. Kesineni Tours & Travels, Kannan Travels, and Sri Vinayaaka Travels are few good bus operators connecting to Sengipatti at affordable bus tariffs. You can now get bus tickets from several bus booking portals like Ticketgoose.com.