Thimmapuram, a village located in Acharapakkam of Kanchipuram District, Tamil Nadu is 377 km from Acharapakkam, 425 km from Kanchipuram, and 469 km from Chennai. The nearby cities are Tiruvethipuram, Vandavasi, Uthiramerur, and Tindivanam. It is also on the borders of Kanchipuram and Villupuram. Madurai is 37 km from Thimmapuram.
Places to Stay
There are good budgeted hotels in Madurai, which is 37 km from Timmapuram. They are M.R International Hotel (Tariff – Rs.800), Tamil Nadu Hotel (Tariff – Rs.900), Duke Hotel (Tariff – Rs.1,000), and Hotel Vijay (Tariff – Rs.400).
The official language spoken in Thimmapuram is Tamil. People also speak English here.
The important functions celebrated in Timmapuram are Pongal in January, Tamil New Year in April, Chithirai in April-May, Navratri in September-October, and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
There are many places of interest around Thimmapuram. Madurai is one of the most popular among them. Meenakshi Temple 2 km from Madurai, Vandiyur Mariamman Teppakulam (5 km) and Thirumalai Nayak Mahal (1 km) from Meenakshi Temple, and the Silent City (Manalur) 14 km from Madurai.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Thimmapuram is in Madurai (28 km).
The major railway station connecting Thimmapuram is the Madurai Junction Railway Station, which is 30 km.
There are regular buses that travel to Timmapuram from neighbouring cities. There are many private buses that ply on this route. Avail of online bus tickets through Ticketgoose.com when plan your holiday.