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Madurai Tourist Places

Madurai is a city in the Southern part of India and is located in the state of Tamil Nadu. It is located on the banks of River Vaigai, it is the third largest city of Tamil Nadu. Madurai, India was essentially a place which was agriculture drive but with the advent of liberalisation in 1991, a number of reforms occurred that led to the growth of small scale industries which contribute heavily to the economy.

It is closely associated with religious importance and has significant presence of temples. Madurai Meenakshi temple is one of the most renowned ones and has a large number of visitors every year. Madurai temple is one of the most prominent landmarks of the city. Apart from temples, Mosques also exist in the city which also have huge gathering. The mix of religious and cultural aspect is something very special about Madurai.

Madurai Airport is located in the outer areas of the city and offers domestic as well as international flight services. Madurai hotels have huge booking during the peak season and have a very low demand to cater to during the off-peak season. Hotel in Madurai is available across different ranges suiting the financial capability of most of the visitors.

Madurai Tourist Map

Facts About Madurai
Area 248 km2
State Tamil Nadu
Languages Tamil, English, Sourashtra
Best Time to Visit October to February
Nearest Railway Station Madurai Junction
Nearest Airport Madurai Airport
Famous Meenakshi Temple, Alaghar Kovil, Thripunakundaram
STD Code 91-452

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