Karur Bypass , a town, known to be the seven sacred place of Sivalayams is situated on the banks of River Amaravathi. The town is a part of the Karur district of Tamil Nadu. This spiritual town is famous for Pasupathieswarer and Kalyana Venkattaramasami temples , has always attracted many tourists to this distirct.
Places to Stay
There are good budget hotels in Karur . Some of them are KVR Hotels (Tariff – Rs.500), Aarthi Hotels (Tariff – Rs.1,000), Hotel Valluvar (Tariff – Rs.1000) and Hotel Perrys (Tariff – Rs.1000).
The official language of r is Tamil. The other languages spoken include English.
One of the famous festivals and events in Karur include Ekadasi Festival.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction in Karur . Some of the places include Kalyana Venkataramasami Temple, Karur (5 kms from Karur) Pasupatheeswarar Temple Karur (75 kms from Trichy) Mayanur (21 kms from Karur ).
How to Get There
The only airport that is closer to this place is the Tiruchirapalli International Airport,. It is located about 75 kms away from Karur.
Karur junction is said to be the most important railway station that comes under the wing of Salem division of the Indian Railways network. There are regular trains to Mysore, Tuticorin, Mangalore, Chennai, Coimbatore, Mayiladuthurai, Mannargudi, Nagercoil, Mumbai, Rameswaram, Okha, Tirunelveli and Jammu.
Karur bus stand is located at the heart of the town. SETC operates major buses to different parts of the districts in Tamil Nadu . Some of the best bus operators that offer good experience for passengers include Vetri Travels, Vivegam Travels and Parveen Travels Pvt Ltd. Online bus booking facility is the most convenient way to book your tickets.