A panchayat town in Tirunelveli district of Tamil Nadu, Alangulam is located about 41 kms away from District head quarters of Virudhunagar.
Budget Hotels in Alangulam
There are good budget hotels in Alangulam. Some of them are Hotel MNH Royal Park (Tariff – Rs1.500), Central Hotel (Tariff – Rs.1,000), Hotel Thavasi (Tariff – Rs.1000) and Aruna Cafe and Hotel (Tariff –1600).
The official language of Alangulam is Tamil.
Events in Alangulam
The Important Festivals of Alangulam is Adi Thabasu festival (July).
Places to See in Alangulam
There are several places of tourist attraction in Akola. Some of the places include Arulmigu Sowri Muthiah Ayyanar ( 14 kms from Alangulam) , Sringeri Shankara Math (19kms from Alangulam) Arulmigu Ammaiappar Thirukkoil (6 kms from Alangulam)
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Alangulam is the Calicut Airport. It is about 61 kms from this town.
There is no railway station in Alangulam. The nearest railway station is Sivakasi Rail Way Station . It is about 17 kms away from this place.
The state transport buses connects to some of the districts and towns of Tamil Nadu. Some of the best bus operators that offer good experience for passengers are A Kpn Travels India Ltd, Saroj Transports and Mercy Travels & Mobiles. TicketGoose.com offers online bus booking in India to travellers visiting more than 4,000 destinations.
Coimbatore is one of the fastest growing tier-II cities in India and this large metropolitan city is known for being the textile, industrial, commercial, educational, information technology, healthcare and manufacturing hub of Tamil Nadu. Considered to have existed before the 2nd Century AD, Coimbatore had once been a small village called Kongunad. Known for its flourishing agriculture business and textile mills, Coimbatore is currently an upcoming Information Technology Hub of Tamil Nadu. This city is also referred to as the "Manchester Detroit of Southern India". Coimbatore is surrounded by the Western Ghats and is positioned on the banks of the Noyyal River.
Budget Hotels in Coimbatore
There are great hotels near the bus stand in Coimbatore. They are Hotel Sree Murugan (Tariff – Rs. 1,685) and Metro Park Inn (Tariff – Rs. 2,150).
Tamil is the local language in Coimbatore. There are many inhabitants from other states settled in this cosmopolitan state and the languages spoken include English, Malayalam, Telugu and Kannada.
Events in Coimbatore
The Mariamman festival is a major event in summer and also the Koniamman temple car festival attracts a lot of populace to the city.
Places to See in Coimbatore
Lot of people visit Coimbatore for its pleasant weather and hospitality. The interesting tourist spots include Kovai Kutralam falls (35 kms from the city), Vydehi Water falls(35 km),Monkey falls(75 km), Malampuzha dam(60km), Thirumurthy waterfalls(90 km),Bhavani Sagar(55km).Dhyanalinga Yogic temple & Isha Yoga centre (35 km), Vellingiri hill temple(37 km), Marudhamali Hill Temple(13 km from Gandhipuram BS), and Vydehi Water falls(35 km).
How to Get There
Coimbatore International Airport is located at Peelamedu (15 kms) from the city. The Coimbatore International Airport offers domestic flights to major Indian cities, while international flight services are only limited to Sharjah and Singapore.
Coimbatore Junction is also referred to as Kovai Junction. This major railway junction is the busiest railway station in Tamil Nadu. Many trains from different states connect via Coimbatore Junction.
Currently there are 3 mofussil bus stands at Gandhipuram, Singanallur and at Ukkadam. Besides these, the Government bus stand and Town Bus Stand is also situated at Gandhipuram. The three leading bus operators which include KPN Travels, KMP Travels and Kings Travels. Book a bus ticket online and travel hassle free without standing in serpentine queues.