A mining and power generation township in Cuddalore district of Tamil Nadu, Neyveli is one of the modern, well-planned townships in the country. A Township that was developed after lignite mining started in the region; Neyveli houses power plants that generate a large percentage of thermal power in the state. Well-connected by rail and road, the township has many places of worship and also has some of best educational institutions in the region.
Budget Hotels in Neyveli
There are many hotels in Neyveli. Tourists’ visiting the place can stay at Hotel Radha, Blue Diamond Hotel and Restaurant and Sri Venkateswara Hotel that offers rooms from Rs.800 onwards.
Tamil is commonly spoken in this region
Events in Neyveli
All annual festivals like Dussehra, Diwali, Ramzan and Christmas are celebrated here. Thaipoosam festival at the Villudayanpattu temple of Lord Murugan and the 'Panguni Uthiram' festival for the Lord Murugan at Villudayanpatti Temple are special in Neyveli.
Places to See in Neyveli
The samathi of Saint Vallalar Sri Ramalinga (7kms), the Natarajar Temple, which has the largest Panchaloha idol and the first in Asia, the 600-year old Khasi Vishwanathar temple at Vadakku Vellur, a mosque, church and Jain temple are located within 1km of the bus stand.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is at Puducherry
Neyveli has its own Railway Station
Neyveli Bus Stop provides regular bus service that connects the place to neighbouring towns. There are a great number of private bus operators like KPN Travels, Hindusthan Travels, ARC Travels and Universal Travels that run regular buses to and from the town. Avail of bus ticket offer when you book your tickets through Ticketgoose.com.
Takala, a small village situated in Bhandara district, Maharashtra, is a part of the Paschim region. It is 36 km from Bhandara, 928 km from Mumbai, and 540 km from Maharashtra. Its nearby cities are Ramtek, Bhandara, Tumsar, and Tirora. It is surrounded by Chicholi, Tiroda, Tekadi, Kamptee, and Sawari Jawharnagar.
Places to Stay
One can find reasonable hotels in Nagpur, 91.4 km from Takala. They are Hotel Blue Moon (Tariff – Rs.850), Grand Hotel (Tariff – Rs.700), Hotel Blue Diamond (Tariff – Rs.692), Amir Hotel (Tariff – Rs.1,000), and Midland Hotel (Tariff – Rs.700).
Languages spoken in Takala are Marathi and Hindi.
The important festivals celebrated here are Ganesh Chaturthi held during August- September, Jiviti Puja in July-August, Kojagiri Poornima in September-October, and Vat Pournima in May-June.
Places of Interest
There are many palces of interest in Nagpur, 91.4 Km from Takala, they are The Balaji Mandir (6 km), Ambazari Lake and garden (5 km), and Dragon Palace Temple (19 km).
How to Get There
The nearest airport is located in Nagpur (98 Km) from Takala.
The nearest railway station is at Tumsar (11.3 Km) from Takala.
This area is well connected through a bus route from Tumsar and Nagpur. Avail of a bus ticket discount coupon from Ticketgoose when you book your tickets online.