Have a Memorable Time with Coimbatore Holiday Packages
Coimbatore is one of the fastest growing cities in India, which is situated on the banks
of the River Noyyal. Known as "Manchester of South India" and Textile Capital of South
India, Coimbatore is also flooded with engineering units and software companies. The
city is popular for its educational institutes as well. It has 6 universities, more than 35
Engineering Institutes and more than 190 arts & science colleges. Coimbatore enjoys a
salubrious climate and this makes Coimbatore holiday packages in very much demand.
Tourist Attractions in & around Coimbatore
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Also popular as The Peru Shiva Temple or Mel Chidambaram, Perur Temple is situated
6 km west of Coimbatore on the shores of River Noyyal. The temple is dedicated to the
Lord Shiva. It was built by Karikala Cholan and is one of the most popular temples of
Coimbatore having huge statues.
It is the prime tourist attraction of Coimbatore, which is placed on the top of a hill at a
distance of 12 km away from the city of Coimbatore. The temple is dedicated to Lord
Murugan and it has great religious significance.
It is the oldest among such kinds of institute in India, which features a college museum.
The museum is a must visit attraction.
Shopping in Coimbatore
Tourists get good opportunity for shopping in Coimbatore as it is an urban area
offering plenty of choices for shopping with family and friends. Some popular shopping
destinations in Coimbatore are Raja Street and Sukravar Pettai where one gets good
textile apparels. Other popular markets in Coimbatore are Poompuhar Handicrafts
Emporium and Tansi Sales Center.
Best Time to Visit Coimbatore
The geographical condition of Coimbatore ensures that this city remains beautiful and
pleasant throughout the year. Summer months (March to June) are hot and temperature
hovers between 21°C and 39°C. Winter months (December to February) are cool and
temperature remains between 15° C and 32° C. Monsoon hits Coimbatore in October
and lasts till November. The average rainfall received by the land during the time of
monsoon is around 60 cm. The most favorable months for Coimbatore travel are from
November to March.
How to Reach Coimbatore
Coimbatore is one of the most-visited destinations in Tamil Nadu and it has good
connectivity, by air, rail and road, with all the key cities of the state and the neighboring
states. Yet, if you are booking Coonoor tour packages then make yourself aware of how
to reach Coimbatore easily.
Coimbatore has its airport, which is situated at a distance of 10 km from the city center.
The airport has regular flights to and from Bangalore, Mumbai, Chennai, Kochi and
Coimbatore is a major railway junction of the Southern Railways. Trains run regularly
between Coimbatore and major towns and cities of India and make it widely connected
to other destinations.
An excellent network of roads connects Coimbatore with other cities and towns of Tamil
Nadu and nearby states. Regular bus service is available for here from cities of Tamil
Nadu, Kerala and Karnataka.