Avinasi is a suburb in the city of Coimbatore in Tamil Nadu. It is located on NH74 and there are plans to develop Avinasi into a satellite town in the future. This part of Coimbatore is well known for its rich cultural heritage.
Budget Hotels in Avinashi
Low and mid-range budgets such as Hotel Raj Palace (Rs 1500) and Panchwati Motels (Rs 1200) can be found here.
Tamil, Hindi and English are the local languages spoken in Gandhipuram.
Events in Avinashi
Krishna Ashtami, Ugadi, VijayaDashami, Diwali, Eid and Rama Navami are celebrations that take place annually.
Places to See in Avinashi
Avinasi has more than 15 temples, few of them being Mondipalayam Sri Balaji temple, Chenniaandaver temple, Mariyammaan temple well within the distance of 20km.
How to Get There
Coimbatore Airport is 7km from the city. The airport is well connected domestically and internationally to several destinations.
Coimbatore Junction and Tirupur Railway station is a couple of kilometres from Avinasi and is well connected to all the stations across the country.
The Avinasi bus stand is one of the major bus stands in this part of the suburb as it is located on NH74. State and private run buses and TNSRTC provide service towards several other destinations across South India and further. Opt for online bus ticket reservation to renowned tourist places in India by logging on to several bus booking websites.
The headquarters of Pathanapuram Taluk in Kerala, Punalur is situated in the banks of the Kallada River. Known as the ‘Lap of the western Ghats’, Punalur is the second-largest city in Kollam and the 5th largest city in south Kerala. NH-208 connecting Kollam - Thirumangalam Road passes through Punalur. The town is famous across the country for its paper industries. The town has a great number of educational institutions.
Places to Stay
There are many hotels in Punalur. Tourists’ visiting the town can stay at Kumar Palace, Hotel Vrindhavanam and Narendra Regency that offers rooms from Rs.1000 onwards
All annual festivals like Onam, Vishu, Dussehra, Christmas and Ramzan are celebrated here.
Malayalam is the Local Language here.
Places to Visit
Saint Marys Cathedral Church, St. Thomas Marthoma Church and Shree Krishna Temple are located close to the bus stand.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is at Thiruvananthapuram
Punalur has its own railway stations
Punaloor bus stand runs regular bus services. Private bus operators like Kallada Travels runs regular buses to and from the town. Bus ticket online booking facility is the most convenient way of booking your tickets