Separated from the Indian mainland by the Pamban channel and the closest point to reach Sri Lanka from India, Rameshwaram is a classic holy destination for devout Hindus especially Shaivites owing to its vast collection of shrines and temples dedicated to Lord Shiva. This island country is also known as the ‘Varanasi of South’ for its immense spiritual heritage.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Q.How much does it cost to visit Rameswaram?
A. A 6 days and 5 nights of trip to rameswaram along with other places will cost about 20K rupees per person, including smooth transfers and accommodation.
Q.Which is the best time to visit Rameswaram?
A. October to February is the best time to visit Rameswaram.
Q.Is there any airport in rameswaram?
A. Madurai airport is the nearest airport to Rameswaram and is located 177 kms away. The airport receives regular flights from all the major cities in india like Delhi, Mumbai etc.
Q.How long does it take for darshan in Rameswaram?
A. It can take up to 3 hours to complete rameshwaram darshan. It can also take some more time depending on the crowd.
Q.How can i reach ram setu from Rameswaram?
A. Ram setu or Adam’s bridge is reachable via a drive. From rameswaram the tourist will drive up to dhanushkodi and from there ram setu can be reached via local vans.