Travel is an integral part of everybody’s life. It serves as a true means of exposure, fun, and experience. However, comfort and affordability are the real factors that define how good your travel experience turns out to be. But both these are not that difficult to achieve when you are traveling to Srirangam.
Srirangam is a destination that one must visit to embrace serenity and tranquility. The rich culture, the festivities, the appetizing tamarind rice and the tender vadu mangai (mango pickle), the largest temple tower of the world, and the sound of rivers Kaveri and Kollidam make a very convincing case for someone thinking about their next holiday destination. An island in the city of Tiruchirapalli, Srirangam is located 304 km away from Kerala and 38 km from Tamil Nadu. Srirangam is easily accessible via roadways as well as railways and the nearest airport is situated in Tiruchirapalli which is 9 Km away.
Srirangam is the go-to place for people who are keen on visiting places of religious significance to embrace Indian culture, heritage, and mythology. Some of the most popular temples of Lord Shiva and Lord Vishnu are situated in Srirangam. Occupying an area of 155 acres, Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple, which is believed to be the biggest Hindu Temple across the world is a must-visit. Out of the 108 Lord Vishnu’s ‘Divya Desam,’ Srirangam is known for being home to the first eight shrines of Lord Vishnu. Other popular temples in and around Srirangam are the Adi Ranga Temple, the Antya Ranga Temple, the Madhya Ranga Temple, and Rockfort Temple. With several temples situated in the vicinity, Srirangam is an important pilgrim city for Hindus.
While in Srirangam, you can also enjoy a visit to Kallanai Dam, one of the world’s oldest and most active dams. Built by the King Karikala Cholan, this dam serves to be an ideal spot for history lovers to explore. Butterfly Park in the city would be a great place to visit after completing the holy trail of temples. Amma Mandapam Bathing Ghats, St. Lourdes Church, Grand Anicut, and Mukkombu are other places near Srirangam that are definitely worth a visit.
Srirangam experiences hot summers, moderate rains, and pleasant winters, which makes October to February the most favorable time to plan your trip to Srirangam.
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