Tirupalakudi is a coastal village in Rajasingamangalam of Ramanathapuram District, Tamil Nadu. It is 39.3 km from Ramanathapuram and 458 km from Chennai. The area is surrounded by Bogalur, Nainarkoil, Tiruvadanai, and Ilayankudi. Nearby cities are Karaikudi, Paramakudi, Ramanathapuram, Sivaganga.
Places to Stay
There are good budget hotels in Ramanathapuram, which is 39.3 km from Tirupalakudi. Some of them include Ruby Palace Hotel (Tariff – Rs.600), Kings Inn Hotel (Tariff – Rs.880),and Hotel Haza Palace (Tariff – Rs.500).
Tamil is the official language spoken in Tirupalakudi.
Festivals that are celebrated in Tirupalakudi are Pongal in January, Natyanjali Festival in February - March, Tamil New Year on April 14, Navratri in September- October and Karthigai Deepam celebrated in November -December.
Places of Interest
As Tirupalakudi is situated near the coast, there are many coastal places visited by tourists. These places are in Ramanathapuram – Dhanushkodi (18 km), Gandhamathana Parvtham (3 km), and Mandapam and Pamban region which have the famous bridge (19 km).
How to Get There
The nearest airport is in Madurai, about 121 km from Tirupalakudi.
The nearest railway station is in Paramakkudi (45 km) from Tirupalakudi.
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