Sri Brahadeeswarar Temple

The Brahadeeswarar Temple, called the big temple is dedicated Lord Shiva. It is an outstanding example of Chola architecture. UNESCO has declared it a World Heritage Monument. The 64.8 mts. tall tower over the sanctum is testimony to the engineering skill of the Chola. In keeping with the size of the temple, it has a […]

Karaivetai Vettaikudi Bird Sanctuary

It is located from 35 km from Thanjavur and 65 km from Tiruchi. Karaivetai Vettaikudi Birds’ Sanctuary sprawls over 454 hc. of area. It is a large irrigation reservoir with water storage capacity of 228.5 mcft. The sanctuary has more than 100 species of birds from other countries, 8 species of mammals, 18 species of […]

Mudumalai Wildlife Sanctuary

This famous Wildlife Sanctuary is situated at a distance of 51 km from Ooty, at a height of 900 to 1140 mts. and has an area of 324 sq. km. Elephant, gaur, sambar, spotted deer, barking deer, mouse, deer, panther, bear, wild bear, wild dog, hyena, porcupine and other animals may be spotted in the […]

Anamalai Wildlife Sanctuary

This sanctuary is situated at a distance of 40 km from Pollachi and 100 km from Coimbatore, at an altitude of 1,400 mts. in the Western Ghats near Pollachi. The area of the sanctuary is 958 sq. km. It has various kinds of wild fauna like elephant, gaur, tiger, panther, sloth bear, pangolin, black-headed oriole, […]