Located at a distance of 12 km towards north of the Coimbatore city is Thudiyalur in Tamil Nadu. It wouldn’t be wrong to call Thudiyalur a temple town as its landscape is dotted with numerous temples. Thudiyalur has harsh summers; however the weather becomes pleasant after the monsoon showers. Winters are moderate in this region.
Places to Stay
Thudiyalur has limited accommodation options. Tourists are recommended that they opt for hotels in Coimbatore instead. Some of the hotels here are Dee Royal Nest (Tariff – Rs. 850), Hotel Mangla International (Tariff – Rs. 1300), and Hotel Naveen (Tariff – Rs. 800) among others.
The official language of Thudiyalur 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 of the tourist attractions in and around Thudiyalur include Arulmiku Arravan Tiru Kovil, Arulmiku Virundheeshwarar Kovil, Arulmiku Bala Anjanayar Temple, and Coimbatore (12 km).
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Thudiyalur is the Coimbatore Airport, which is 19 km away.
The nearest major railway station from Thudiyalur is the Coimbatore Junction.
Thudiyalur has a bus stand of its own with buses connecting to nearby places such as Coimbatore. It is well connected to nearby villages and towns via busses. One can book tickets with private operators in advance. Utilising a bus ticket booking coupon can save your money when you buy your tickets