A Taluk panchayat town in Sivaganga district in Tamil Nadu, Tirupathur, also spelt as Thirupputtur, is one of the main towns in the district. The town was located on the Madurai- Tanjore Highway, was earlier part of the in Ramanathapuram District. Tirupathur is mainly accessible by road. The Virusuliyar River, which flows through Kumangudi is near this town. There are numerous temples and tourist spots near the town.
Budget Hotels in Thirupathur
While there are not many hotels or lodges in Thirupputtur, travellers can stay at Sivaganga and drive down to the temples. Places like BLS Lodge, Seeniyappa Lodge and Alangar Lodge in Sivaganga bus stand offer accommodations for Rs.400 onwards.
Events in Thirupathur
The annual festivals like Pongal and the annual Siravayal Jallikattu at Sivaganga is popular here.
Tamil is the Local Language here.
Places to See in Thirupathur
The Karpaka Vinayakar Temple in Pillaiyarpatti (10kms) is famous and Vairavapatti, which is located 2kms from Karpaka Vinayakar Temple is visited by devotees. The Vettangudi Bird Sanctuary and Piranmalai hills are near this town.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is at Madurai (50kms).
The nearest Thirupputtur is at Sivaganga.
Thirupathur bus stand has regular bus service that connects the town to neighbouring regions. Private bus operators like SRS Travels, Parveen Travels and CT.S Travels & Tours run regular buses to and from the village. To keep customers happy, several travel websites offer discount coupons for bus tickets on a regular basis.