Singanuru is a small village of the Marakkanam Mandal in Tamil Nadu, India. It comes under the Vilupuram District. Pondicherry (45 km away) is the nearest city to Singanuru. Singanuru is a coastal village, so fishing and fishing-related activities form the main part of the economy. Singanur’s population is also engaged in salt production, agriculture and real estate.
Places to Stay
Although there are no hotels in Singanuru itself, nearby Markkanam has a number of good budget hotel options. These include Flora Beach Guest House (Tariff – Rs. 500-1000), Serenity – The Homestay (Tariff – 1000 and above) and others.
The official language of Singanuru is Tamil.
The important festivals of Singanuru are Sri Rama Navami, Maha Shivratri, Diwali and other festivals.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction in and around Singanuru. Alamparai Fort (95 km away) is a beautiful sea fort with architecture that is historically significant. Singanuru has a number of temples.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Singanuru is the Pondicherry Airport. The airport is located 45 km away from the town.
Singanuru is connected by the Pondicherry Railway Station to various towns and cities. Trains to Kanyakumari, Rameshwaram, Cochin and other places halt here.
There are daily bus services to Ernakulam, Bangalore and other places in Kerala and Karnataka. The best bus operator that offers good experience for passengers is Kallada Travels. Volvo bus service is available to any popular tourist destinations across India