Singaperumalkoil is a census town situated in the Kancheepuram district of Tamil Nadu. It falls on the GST Road between Chengalpattu and Chennai. As per 2001 Census, the total population of Singaperumalkoil was 8057 where Males formed 51% and Females 49%. The average literacy rate of Singaperumalkoil is 74% which is higher than the national average. Singaperumalkoil is popular for its wide range of temples. Rail, road, and air are good options to reach Singaperumalkoil.
Places to Stay
Singaperumalkoil 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 Kancheepuram district such as S. S. K. Inn (Tariff – Rs. 600), M.M Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 800), and Jaybala International Hotel (Tariff - Rs. 900).
The official language of Singaperumalkoil is Tamil. The alternative languages spoken here are Telugu and Kannada.
Some of the major local festivals of Singaperumalkoil include Masi Mahotsavam and Mahashivratri in February-March, Panguni Uthiram in March-April, Brahmotsavam in May, Silk Tourism Festival in October, and Navaratri in October-November.
Places of Interest
Vedanthangal Bird Sanctuary (33.8 km), Kamakshi Amman Temple (37.8 km), Kanchi Kailasanathar Temple (39 km), and Varadharaja Perumal Temple (36.9 km) are some famous tourist spots situated near Singaperumalkoil.
How to Get There
Chennai Airport (69 km) is the nearest airport to Singaperumalkoil.
Singaperumalkoil has its own railway station situated in the town.
Singaperumalkoil via Kancheepuram is connected through various bus operators to places such as Ernakulam, Thirukachur, Bangalore, and Sriperumbudur districts. Kallada Travels, Sangita Travels, and Muskaan Tours & Travels are few good bus operators connecting to Singaperumalkoil at affordable bus tariffs. Volvo bus ticket booking has become very popular amongst travellers in India.