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Famously known as Trichy, Tiruchirappalli is a city in the state of Tamil Nadu, in Southern India. It is one of the oldest inhabited places in the state. Different empires have ruled over the region with each empire leaving behind its own legacy. This has resulted in the city being bestowed with rich cultural heritage and tradition. Within the city, one will see splendid historical sites and structures. Just to name a few, the important structures are Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple, Viralimalai Murugan Temple, Samayapuram Mariamman, Jambukeshwarar Temple, Temple, Nadir Shah Mosque, St John’s Church and St Joseph’s Church. However, the most famous landmark of the city is the Tiruchirapalli Rockford. This massive structure is constructed on an 83 meters high rock. The rock itself is supposed to date over a billion years old. This complex houses many monuments such as Ucchi Pillayar Temple, Thayumanaswami Temple, Ganesha Temple and a Madurai Nayak-era Fort.\r\n\r\nModern day Tiruchirappalli wears a cosmopolitan outlook. The city witnessed a transformation into an educational hub in the last few years, with many important educational institutions being set up. Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Anna University of Technology and National Institute of Technology (NIT) are some of the famous institutions in the city. Students come here from different parts of the country to pursue their higher studies.

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  • Best time to visit trichy December to February is the best time to visit Tiruchirappalli as summers are extremely hot. The weather is si...Read More
  • How to reach trichy Trichy city is served by an international airport which operates flights to neighbouring countries in Southeas...Read More
  • Transport In trichy Tamil Nadu’s department of transport, TNSTC, manages the transportation within the city. For local transportat...Read More
  • People of trichy According to the 2011 census, Trichy has a population of 847,387. The city's population is predominantly ...Read More
  • Languages of trichy The main language spoken here is Tamil. Other languages spoken include Kannada, Telugu, Malayalam, Gujarati an...Read More
  • History of trichy Recorded history writes about the early Chola kings who ruled this place in the 3rd century BC. In the 6th cen...Read More
  • Culture of trichy Many festivals are celebrated here like Aadi Perukku, Navratri, Bakri-Eid, Christmas, Diwali and Holi. Pongal,...Read More
  • Weather of trichy Under the Koppen climate classification, Trichy experiences a tropical savanna climate. There’s no major tempe...Read More
  • Map of trichy Trichy is situated in central south-eastern India. The Kaveri Delta begins to form 16 kilometres west of the c...Read More

Best Places to visit in trichy

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Mukkombu

Mukkombu

Water Bodies

Spend approx 2 hours

Mukkombu is 18 kilometers away from Tiruchirappalli. The dam is b...
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Samayapuram Mariamman Temple

Samayapuram Mariamman Temple

Religious

Spend approx 1 hour

Samayapuram Mariamman Temple is popular among the Hindu followers...
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St. John's Church

St. John's Church

Religious

Spend approx 1 hour

St John’s Church, Trichy, was built in 1821 by the British. It ha...
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Pachamalai

Pachamalai

View Point

Spend approx 2 hours

Pachamalai is a combination of two words ‘Pachai’ meaning green a...
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DiMora

DiMora

Restaurant

Cost for Two - INR 1200

DiMora is fine dining restaurant, which is run by three young ent...
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Vasanta Bhavan

Vasanta Bhavan

Restaurant

Cost for Two - INR 400

Started in 1969 by Patron Mr. A. Muthukrishnan, the name Vasantha...
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Madras Restaurant

Madras Restaurant

In Hotel

Cost for Two - INR 800

The Madras is a multi-cuisine restaurant of Hotel Breeze Residenc...
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Golden Palm

Golden Palm

In Hotel

Cost for Two - INR 800

Located on the terrace deck of the Grand Gardenia hotel, Golden P...
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The Bread Basket

The Bread Basket

Entertainment, Pubs

Cost for Two - INR 1200

Trichy, the city of temples, characteristically comes to life wit...
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Chola Bar

Chola Bar

Entertainment

Cost for Two - INR 1200

The Chola Bar of the Hotel Ramyas is one of the decent and most v...
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trichy Travel Talk Sharing travel experiences - one story at a time

A Day Out Exploring The Architectural Marvels Of Trichy

A Day Out Exploring The Architectural Marvels Of Trichy

Get transported to the past in the timeless, ancient architectures that are witness to the glorious past of Tiruchirappalli.

12 Sep 2018  | 3-minute read
Trichy’s Best-Kept Secrets

Trichy’s Best-Kept Secrets

Trichy has many facts that are unknown to many, here are a few unravelled for you!

31 Aug 2018  | 3-minute read
Be A Part Of Trichy’s Vibrant Music, Dance And Art Scene

Be A Part Of Trichy’s Vibrant Music, Dance And Art Scene

Dance, music, art, and all that jazz – experience all these and much more in the historical city of Trichy.

27 Aug 2018  | 3-minute read

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Holiday Packages In trichy

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    Beautiful Tamil Nadu Standard
    7 Nights, 8 Days
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    Rs.19,100
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    Beautiful Tamil Nadu Deluxe
    7 Nights, 8 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.19,100
    Per Person on twin sharing
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    Mesmerizing South Tour - Deluxe
    6 Nights, 7 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.19,449
    Per Person on twin sharing
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Holiday Themes In trichy

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    Family Holidays
    7 Nights, 8 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.19,100
    Per Person on twin sharing
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    Sightseeing Holidays
    7 Nights, 8 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.19,100
    Per Person on twin sharing
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    Beach Holidays
    9 Nights, 10 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.32,500
    Per Person on twin sharing
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Places to stay in trichy

  • Asiya Guest House
    Asiya Guest House
    Trichy
    One night from
    Rs.999
  • Hotel Kings Inn
    Hotel Kings Inn
    Trichy
    One night from
    Rs.1,856
  • Mahalaxmi Residency
    Mahalaxmi Residency
    Trichy
    One night from
    Rs.700
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Popular Flights To trichy

    • MAAChennai
      TRZTiruchirapally
    • Indigo
      6E-7145
    • 17:25 18:35
      Non Stop
    • 01h 10m
      Non Stop
    • Rs.3,000
    • HYDHyderabad
      TRZTiruchirapally
    • Indigo
      6E-546
    • 10:25 18:35
      1 Stop
    • 08h 10m
      1 Stop
    • Rs.4,354
    • CCJKozhikode
      TRZTiruchirapally
    • Indigo
      6E-7159
    • 09:20 19:00
      1 Stop
    • 09h 40m
      1 Stop
    • Rs.4,588
    • IXUAurangabad
      TRZTiruchirapally
    • Indigo
      6E-6269
    • 09:45 19:00
      1 Stop
    • 09h 15m
      1 Stop
    • Rs.5,384
    • COKCochin
      TRZTiruchirapally
    • Indigo
      6E-6194
    • 10:35 18:35
      1 Stop
    • 08h 00m
      1 Stop
    • Rs.5,470
    • IXEMangalore
      TRZTiruchirapally
    • Indigo
      6E-343
    • 09:45 19:00
      1 Stop
    • 09h 15m
      1 Stop
    • Rs.5,628
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