Malliakarai, a small village in Tamil Nadu’s Salem district is located near a mountain region. Attur-Rasipuram-Erode Road pass through this village. There are a few industries and lakes around this area. A few of its neighbouring cities include Rasipuram, Thammampatti, Salem and Namagiripettai. Malliakarai lies on the broder of Villupuram and Salem.
Places to Stay
There are no hotels available in this village. Salem, which is 51 km away from Malliakarai, offers budget hotels. Some of these hotels are Hotel Silver Palace (Tariff – Rs.668), Hotel New Tamil Nadu (Tariff – Rs.674), Hotel Sri Sai Vikas (Tariff – Rs.741) and Laila Palace (Tariff – Rs.961).
The official language spoken in Malliakarai is Tamil.
The most important festivals celebrated in Malliakarai are Pongal in January, Maha Shivratri in February, Holi in March, Tamil New Year in April, Navaratri in September-October and Diwali during October-November.
Places of Interest
There are a few places of tourist attraction around Malliakarai. Some of these places are Nayinarmalai Forest (33 km), Attur (12 km), Pethanaicken Palayam Lake (13 km) and Keeripatti, which is 5 km away from this village.
How to Get There
Salem Airport, which is located 76 km away from Malliakarai, is the closest to the village.
Attur Railway Station, which is 13 km away, is the nearest railway station from here.
Frequent buses travel to and fro this village. There are daily buses from private operators such as RKT Tours & Travels that connect Malliakarai to Hosur. TicketGoose.com offers discount coupons for bus booking to all its customers.