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Samanar Hills

Madurai, Tamil Nadu 625019, India

Mountain Peaks
Forests

About Samanar Hills

A hill complex located in Madurai which is revered for its historical and cultural significance. this is the prime location where the Jain monks lived about 2000 years ago.


Attractions near Samanar Hills

Meenakshi Amman Temple7.87km from Samanar Hills

A world-famous temple located in Madurai. The temple has a great mythological and historical significance. This temple is nominated as one of the wonders in the world by its architectural beauty and myths.

Thirumalai Nayakkar Palace8.39km from Samanar Hills

This palace was erected in 1626 AD in the city of Madurai, by king Thirumalai Nayak. The palace depicts the perfect blend of Dravidian and Rajput styles. After Independence, this palace was declared as a national monument and till date continues to be one of the spectacular monuments of Southern India.

Pazhamudircholai8.59km from Samanar Hills

The Pazhamudirsolai is an important temple dedicated to Murugan which resides atop a hill. The hill is framed for its dense forest and a plethora of trees filled with a variety of fruits.

Gandhi Memorial Museum10.01km from Samanar Hills

This is a memorial for Gandhiji established in 1959. it is one of the five Gandhi Sangrahalayas in  India. It includes a part of the blood-stained garment worn by Gandhi, when he was assassinated.

Kutladampatti Falls23.73km from Samanar Hills

This is a 27-meter long waterfall located inside a reserve forest of Kutladampatti, where one can spend an inexpensive time and rejuvenate the mind and enjoy the beauty of nature.

Sirumalai Reserved Forests30.73km from Samanar Hills

Sirumalai is a reserved region of 6000 acres. Many high hills, nature, waterfalls, trekking area ,wildlife ,etc.

Where is Samanar Hills

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Madhura is also called as 'the city that never sleeps'.