Perched at an elevation of 175 metres above sea level, Thindal is a village situated in Tamil Nadu. Located on the borders of the Erode District and Namakkal District, the nearest major town from Thindal is Erode, which is 8 km away. Thindal is home to the popular and renowned Velayudaswami Temple. Periyasemur, Erode, Suriyampalayam, and Bhavani are the cities nearby Thindal.
Places to Stay
There are limited accommodation options in Thindal. So, it is recommended that tourists put up in hotels in Erode instead. Some of the hotels here are Hotel Oasis Grand (Tariff – Rs. 850), Hotel Paveish Park (Tariff – Rs. 900), and Hotel Ishwariyaa (Tariff – Rs. 1300).
The official language of Thindal is Tamil. The other languages spoken here are English and Hindi.
Onam in February and Diwali in November are celebrated with great fervour here.
Places of Interest
Some tourist attractions in and around Thindal are Thindal Murugan Temple in Thindal, Erode (7 km), and Yercaud (87 km).
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Thindal is the Salem Airport which is 73 km away.
The nearest major railway station from Thindal is the Erode Railway Junction, which is 7 km away.
Thindal has a bus stand of its own with buses connecting to nearby places such as Chennai and Erode among others. There are several private and local busses which connect Thindal to nearby cities and towns. Making use of bus ticket coupons are the best way to get discounts while booking your tickets.