Tiruchirappalli, also known as Trichy is a city of 1 million people in the state of Tamil Nadu in southern India. Although it is not a tourist destination, this city does have two attractions that are more than worth visiting. First, you can visit the Sri Ranganatha Swamy Temple. This temple in the north of the Tiruchirappali is special because it is large and can be seen as a city within a city. Second, while visiting Trichy, you should visit the Arulmigu Uchi Pillaiyar Temple. This temple stands on a rock in the center of the city and gives a beautiful view of Trichy and the surrounding area. Let’s go to Tiruchirappalli!
Transportation – How to get to Tiruchirappalli?
Tiruchirappalli International Airport is located 10 kilometers south of the city. It is mainly used for domestic flights, but also has a few international destinations. You can get to the center of the city by bus. The main bus station is Tiruchirappali Central Bus Stand 3 kilometers south of Rock Fort. From here buses leave for the Sri Ranganatha Swamy Temple and the center of the city with its famous temple on the rock. A little further south is the city’s train station with trains heading to Chennai, Kanyakumari and Bangalore.
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