Tiruvannamalai
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Why travel Tiruvannamalai?

Located on the foothills of Annamalai hills, Tiruvannamalai has been ruled by the Pallavas, the Medieval Cholas, the Later Cholas, Hoysalas, the Vijayanagar Empire, the Carnatic kingdom, Tipu Sultan, and the British. It served as the capital city of the Hoysalas. The town is built around the Annamalaiyar Temple like other Nayak capitals. Tiruvannamalai is named after the central deity of the Annamalaiyar Temple, Annamalaiyar. The Karthigai Deepam festival is celebrated during the day of the full moon between November and December, and a huge beacon is lit atop the Annamalai hill. The event is witnessed by three million pilgrims. On the day preceding each full moon, pilgrims circumnavigate the temple base and the Annamalai hills in a worship called Girivalam, a practice carried out by one million pilgrims yearly.

"The Sacred Mountain"

A Town in Tamil Nadu, India

Interest Measure for Tiruvannamalai

Ideal time to stay:  1 - 3 days

Best Interests at Tiruvannamalai

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How is the weather at Tiruvannamalai

Topography

Height(Altitude) of Tiruvannamalai from sea level:  658 feet
Latitude/Longitude:  12.2409385°N, 79.0691151°E
Ecosystem:  Plain  

Food, Culture and Language at Tiruvannamalai

Food Type Available:  Indian, South Indian 
Regional Language:  Tamil
Currency:  ₹ - Rupee (INR)
Tags:  #Monuments  

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4 Top Places to visit and Things to do in Tiruvannamalai

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Top Places to stay and Hotels in Tiruvannamalai

"Stay, Relax and Sleep"

Tourist places, attractions and all about travel and tourism at Tiruvannamalai

Tiruvannamalai is a Town located in Tamil Nadu, South India. Tiruvannamalai is also known as 
Planning to travel to Tiruvannamalai? Know the weather conditions and the best time to visit Tiruvannamalai is 
January, 
February, 
March, 
June, 
July, 
August, 
September, 
October, 
November, 
December. 
The ecosystem and topography of Tiruvannamalai is ideal for travel. On your visit to Tiruvannamalai you should ideally stay here for 1 - 3 days. Traveller who are interested in activities for 
Culture, 
Spiritual. 

The most used regional language in Tiruvannamalai is Tamil. To take care of your travel expenses and cost, the currency you will need is Rupee(INR)

The love for food is the soul of travelling, the different food types available in Tiruvannamalai are 

Indian, 
South Indian 

You have every reason to travel to Tiruvannamalai, Located on the foothills of Annamalai hills, Tiruvannamalai has been ruled by the Pallavas, the Medieval Cholas, the Later Cholas, Hoysalas, the Vijayanagar Empire, the Carnatic kingdom, Tipu Sultan, and the British. It served as the capital city of the Hoysalas. The town is built around the Annamalaiyar Temple like other Nayak capitals. Tiruvannamalai is named after the central deity of the Annamalaiyar Temple, Annamalaiyar. The Karthigai Deepam festival is celebrated during the day of the full moon between November and December, and a huge beacon is lit atop the Annamalai hill. The event is witnessed by three million pilgrims. On the day preceding each full moon, pilgrims circumnavigate the temple base and the Annamalai hills in a worship called Girivalam, a practice carried out by one million pilgrims yearly.

All the places to see and tourist activities are listed here.

#Thirumalai Caves
(Hill), 
#Annamalaiyar Temple
(Temple), 
#Arunachaleshwara Temple
(Temple), 
#Seeyamangalam Rock Cut
(Temple), 

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