A town located in Karur District of Tamil Nadu, Velayuthampalayam lies at the footstep of the Pugali Malai Arunattan Hill, which houses a temple of Lord Murugan. Located close to TNPL Kagithapuram, Velayuthampalayam is only 3kms away from the River Cauvery. The place is well-known for its temples and sculptures. The famous Smanarkal Cave and remnants of the oldest Tamil script Brahmi, can be seen in the sculptures found in the temples in this town
Budget Hotels in Velayuthampalayam
KVR Hotels, Aarthi Hotels and Hotel Valluvar in Karur (22kms) offer great accommodation options that start at Rs.500.
Tamil is the local language here.
Events in Velayuthampalayam
The annual temple and religious festivals are celebrated here.
Places to See in Velayuthampalayam
Being a temple town, the place has many places of worship. The Arulmigu Pugazhimalai Temple, Sree Mariamman Temple, Pugali-Murugan Temple, Angamuthusamy Temple and Sree Munniapan Temple are located in this town.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is in Trichy (87 kms)
The nearby town Pugalur has a railway station
The Velayuthampalayam bus stand connects the town to the neighbouring towns. There are great bus operators like City Express Travels that offers travellers regular bus services to and from the town. You can book bus tickets online from Ticketgoose.com, one of the leading bus booking portals.