Vikramasingapuram, commonly known as V.K Puram is a municipal town in the Tirunaveli district in Tamil Nadu. It is situated 46 km from Tiranaveli, on the banks of river Thaamirabani. The town has a population of over 50,000 with agriculture being the primary occupation in this town. The town is well known for its schools. The town is famous for ThaaiCines (Thai meaning mother) cinema hall which is the largest movie hall in the whole district.
Places to Stay
Most hotels in Vikramasingapuram are suitable for budget travellers which include the Hotel Singaar International (Rs. 1300), Sun World Hotel (Rs. 1250) and Hotel Srimanaya (Rs. 1400) Visitors looking for cheaper options could contact a local or find a tour operator to make arrangements.
Festivals like Sharad Purnima, Ram Navami, Diwali and Eid are celebrated in town.
Telugu is the local language spoken in Vikramasingapuram. English and Hindi are commonly used languages.
Places to Visit
The interesting places to visit in Agra are Kalakkad Mundanthurai Tiger Sanctuary, Papanasam Dam (Karaiyar), Agasthiyar Falls, Manjolai Tea Estate and Papanasam Sivan Temple within 25 km of the town.
How to Get There
Thiruvananthapuram International Airport is the nearest airport for vkpuram.
The closest railway station is Ambasamudaram, which is 7 km from the town.
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