Located on the banks of the holy river Vaigai, Madurai is not only an oasis for pilgrims and devotees but it is also one of the major cities in Tamil Nadu. Dating back to 3rd century BCE Madurai is endowed with a rich heritage of intricately created monuments, towering structures and impressive tourist sites.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Q.How many days are enough to explore madurai?
A. 3 days are enough to visit Madurai.
Q.What is famous to buy in Madurai?
A. Handwoven silk, cotton fabrics, batik textiles, bell metal lamps, bronze images, wood and stone carvings are some famous things to buy in Madurai.
Q.What is madurai famous for?
A. The city is famous for its historical monuments and temples. Two of the most famous structures are meenakshi amman temple and thirumalai nayak palace.
Q.How much does a madurai family tour package cost?
A. A family tour package to Madurai can cost anywhere from 19K rupees to 50K rupees, depending on the type of package you choose.
Q.What are some places to visit around Madurai?
A. Some must visit places in and around Madurai are: Periyar, Kodaikanal, Munnar, Dhanushkodi, Tuticorin, Rameswaram etc.