Vadipatti, a town in Tamil Nadu’s Madurai district, is gifted with waterfalls, green paddy fields and beautiful temples. The Vaigai river passes through this town. Kulasekaran Kottai, with a beautiful palace of the Pandian dynasty, is just a kilometer away. This town is only 27 km away from Madurai.
Places to Stay
You will find numerous budget hotels in Madurai. Some of them include Vijay Hotel (Tariff –Rs. 600), Duke Hotel (Tariff –Rs. 700) and Tamil Nadu Hotel (Tariff –Rs. 900).
The official language of this place is Tamil.
Pongal in January, Puthandu in April, Navaratri in September-October and Diwali in October-November are some of the important festivals celebrated here.
Places of Interest
Kulasekaran Kottai in the town is a major attraction. Other places of interests are in Madurai, 27 km away. Some of them are Meenakshi temple, Alagar Koil, Gandhi Museum and Vaigai Dam.
How to Get There
The closest airport from this town is in Madurai, which is 49 km away.
Vadipatti has its own railway station, which is only 2 km from the main town centre.
Buses are available from Chennai and Madurai. VDM Travels is a top operator catering to passengers on this route. Today Volvo bus service has become very popular amongst travellers across India.