Sulur is a taluka in Coimbatore of Tamil Nadu. The popular cities around Sulur include Coimbatore and Tirupur. The river Noyyal divides Sulur into two parts. The talukas near Sulur include Palladam, Sultanpet and Sarcarsamakulam.
Places to Stay
There are good, budget-friendly hotels in Coimbatore which is near Sulur( 23 km away.) Some of them are the Hotel Sugam (Tariff – Rs. 700), Hotel Shona (Tariff – Rs. 500), Hotel Eskepi (Tariff – Rs. 1000) and Hotel SRM (Tariff – Rs. 1000.)
The official language of Sulur is Tamil. English is also spoken here.
The Thai Pongal Vizha is celebrated every year during the month of January. Thaipoosam and Thirukarthigai are also celebrated in the months of January and February. Panguni Uthiram is celebrated during March and the Pollachi Fair is held every Thursday in Coimbatore.
Places of Interest
There are severa tourist attractions close to Sulur. One can visit Coimbatore for the Kovai Kuthralam Falls, Anubhavi Subramaniar Temple and Perur Siva Temple. Tirupur is 29 km away from Sulur and offers attractions like the Noyyal River, the Ooviya grass hills, the Indira Gandhi Wildlife Sanctuary and the Avinashiappar Temple.
How to Get There
The airport nearest to Sulur is the Peelamedu Airport. It is located about 11 km away from the town.
The closest railway station is the Sulur Road railway station which is located only 2 km from the town.
There are daily bus services to Trichy, Chennai, Bengaluru and Coimbatore. Some of the best bus operators in this region include SST Travels, KMP Travels and Kings Travels. Booking bus tickets is very easy these days through various bus booking websites like Ticketgoose.com.