Travel Tips: Coimbatore, the beautiful city of Tamil Nadu is called Manchester of India, know the tourist places here...
From Kashmir to Kanyakumari and from Arunachal Pradesh to Gujarat, every state is rich in cultural and creative heritage. And when we talk about tourism in the country, Coimbatore in the southern state of Tamil Nadu is also definitely mentioned. Coimbatore is a very beautiful city in the state of Tamil Nadu, India, which is also known as Kovai and Koyamuthur. This hill station, called Manchester of India, is situated at the extreme end of India, but its beauty compels it to be called the life and heart of India. The weather here remains pleasant throughout the year due to which tourists always come to visit Coimbatore tourist place. Today in this episode we are going to tell you about the famous tourist places of Coimbatore.
Marudhamalai Hill Temple
Situated at an altitude of about 500 feet on the Western Ghats, Marudhamalai Temple is situated on top of a hill from where you can get beautiful views of the hill. The beauty of the temple does not end just here, the Dravidian architecture of the temple is also worth seeing. Lord Murugan or Karthikeya is the main deity of the temple. Another feature of this temple is that medicinal herbs are grown in it which are used to make Ayurvedic medicines.
Adiyogi Shiva Statue
In Velliangiri, a 112 feet high special black-colored statue of Adiyogi Shiva i.e. Lord Mahadev Shiva is situated here. This special statue of Lord Shiva has got an excellent place in the World Guinness Book of Records, Adiyogi Shiva Statue has got the award of the best and largest statue. The specialty of this statue is that it has been made to promote yoga in the world. Excluding the lower part, the statue is 34.3 meters long and including the platform, the statue is 45 meters long and 7.62 meters wide.
Kovai Kondattam is a water theme park located at a distance of 8 km from Kondattam town on Siruvani Main Road at a distance of 2 km from Perur Temple. A fun destination ideal for spending hours of endless fun with friends and family, Kodai Kondattam is an eco-friendly theme park. This park was created by Tamil actor Vijay. It caters to a large base of visitors with a number of water-based and dry rides. The most famous attractions here include Aqua Dance, Wave Pool, Dashing Cars, and Rock Climbing.
Vaidehi Falls is located about 35 km from Coimbatore city. People who are coming to visit Coimbatore must also visit Vaidehi Waterfall. Vaidehi Falls is known for its grandeur. Due to its natural attraction and beauty, the waterfall has attracted a large number of tourists. By going to this place you can sit peacefully and take lots of photographs of the waterfall.
As soon as we start talking about tourist spots, beautiful natural scenes come to our mind. Siruvani Waterfall is the embodiment of those scenes. This can become your favorite tourist spot at first sight. No one can ignore the wildlife, nature, and adventure here even if they want to. In this one place, you will see all the forms of nature. Doing jungle safari and trekking here during your trip becomes a lifetime experience.
VOC Park and Zoo
VOC Park and Zoo, also known as V.O. Chidambaranar Park, is an amusement park and zoological garden mostly visited by the locals of Coimbatore for recreational purposes. The park and zoo are a favorite picnic spot for families who want to expose their children to the animal world. The park has a playground for children, an aquarium, and a Jurassic park where not only children but also adults can have fun. The zoo houses over 500 animals of about 30 species including birds, mammals, and reptiles.
Perur Pateswarar Temple
This is quite an ancient temple that was built for the worship of Lord Pateshwara Swamy, commonly known as Lord Nataraja. The temple is located at a distance of about 9 km from the main city and is largely known for its grand architecture, ancient artwork, paintings, sculptures, carvings and relics.