Tiruchirappalli - 6 Attractions You Must Visit

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About Tiruchirappalli

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

Types of Attractions in Tiruchirappalli

Activities Around

List of Attractions in Tiruchirappalli

Anna Science Center Planetarium Office

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

Outdoors- Other

Forests

Bird Sanctuaries

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

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

Mukkombu Dam

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.

Srirangam Temple

Srirangam Temple

Hindu Temples

Notable Architectures

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

Tiruchirapalli Rock Fort

Tiruchirapalli Rock Fort

Hindu Temples

Rock Formations

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.

Map of attractions in Tiruchirappalli

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For more information about Tiruchirappalli, visit: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tiruchirappalli_district