Thirukadaiyur is a coastal village in Sembanar Koil located in Nagapattinam district, Tamil Nadu. Tourists like to visit nearby places as it is on the coast. Thirukadaiyur is on the Chennai – Nagapattinam Highway. Thirukadaiyur is 46 km from Nagapattinam and 256 km from Chennai. Nearby cities are Sirkali, Karaikal, Tharangambadi, and Nagapattinam. It also lies on Nagapattinam and Karaikal district border.
Places to Stay
You can find budgeted hotels in Thirukadaiyur like Hotel Manivizha (Tariff – Rs.394), Abirami Residency (Tariff – Rs.394), Hotel Mookambigai Residency (Tariff – Rs.466), and Hotel Kumara (Tariff – Rs.442).
People in Thirukadaiyur speak Tamil mostly.
Festivals that are celebrated in Thirukadaiyur are Karthikai Deepam celebrated during November – December, Pongal in January, Tamil New Year on April 14, Panguni Uthiram Festival held during March - April, Navratri during September-October, and Diwali in October.
Places of Interest
There are many famous temples within the vicinity of Thirukadaiyur. There are many beaches as well as the Danish Fort (0.5 km), New Jerusalem Church (0.4 km), Kaliyaman Kovil Temple and Maranatha Church (2 km) in Tharangambadi which is 8.6 km from Thirukadaiyur.
How to Get There
Tiruchirappalli (125 km) is the nearest airport to Thirukadaiyur.
The nearest railway station is Tirunallar Railway Station 15.3 km from Thirukadaiyur.
The nearest bus stop is 4 km away from Thirukadaiyur. There are frequent buses on this route as they bring pilgrims and tourists. There are many private buses that ply on this route, one such private bus operator is SRM Travels. Avail of bus ticket booking facility on Ticketgoose.com and get a number of discounts.