Tiruchirapalli Rock Fort - 4 Things to Know Before Visiting

Hindu Temples

Rock Formations

About Tiruchirapalli Rock Fort

The Rock Fort is a historic fort and temple complex built on a large rock with a height of 85 meters by the Pallava rulers. There are 344 steps carved out from the rock to reaach the top of the temple.

Activities Around

Attractions Near Tiruchirapalli Rock Fort

Srirangam Temple

Srirangam Temple

3.12km from Tiruchirapalli Rock Fort

This is a Hindu temple dedicated to Ranganatha constructed in the Dravidian architecture. This is also the largest functioning Hindu temple in the world.

Anna Science Center Planetarium Office

Anna Science Center Planetarium Office

6.6km from Tiruchirapalli Rock Fort

The Anna Science Centre Planetarium was established by the government of Tamil Nadu in 1999. Comprising of a number of exhibits that cover different eco-system and bio-diversity along

Butterfly Park Trichy

Butterfly Park Trichy

9.37km from Tiruchirapalli Rock Fort

This tropical butterfly conservatory is located at the upper anaicut reserve forests in Srirangam. We can see and experience the living, habitat and their breeding from here

Kallanai Dam

Kallanai Dam

12.34km from Tiruchirapalli Rock Fort

This is an ancient dam built across the river Kaveri. The dam was originally constructed by the Chola king Karikalan.

Mukkombu Dam

Mukkombu Dam

14.36km from Tiruchirapalli Rock Fort

The dam is built at the location where the Kaveri River leaves its tributary, named River Kollidam. The length of Mokkombu is 685 meters, and its layout was planned by Sir Arthur Cotton. Mukkombu is a beautiful picnic spot in the region. It is also called as the upper dam.

Sittannavasal Rock-Cut Jain Temple

Sittannavasal Rock-Cut Jain Temple

41.51km from Tiruchirapalli Rock Fort

Sittanavasal cave is a second-century Jain complex of caves. The monument is a rock-cut monastery or temple created by Jains.

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Tiruchirappalli

Tiruchirappalli

6 attractions

The district lies along the banks of the Kaveri River. Formerly called as Trichinoppoly in British rule.

Location of Tiruchirapalli Rock Fort

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