Holiday Trip in Nagapattinam

Enjoy an Unforgettable Trip with Nagapattinam Holiday Packages

Nagapattinam is an exclusive tourist destination enjoying a different historical and cultural significance. It happened to be one of the constituents of Cholamandalam and was highly praised as the most important cities of that era. The city has been part of the splendid erstwhile Chola Kingdom. Cholas constructed the very famous Kayaroganam Shiva Temple in this town. It also enjoys great importance in Buddhism also. The place is mentioned as Padarithitha in ancient Buddhist literature. Nagapattinam offers abundance of tourism opportunities to its visitors. You can book Nagapattinam holiday packages to enjoy a blend of history, religion and nature.
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Tourist Attractions in & around Nagapattinam

Stretching along the coastline of Bay of Bengal, Nagapattinam allows you visiting a number of tourist attractions in and around the town. It features a number of sightseeing places along with its religious points.

Velankanni:
Situated 10 km away from Nagapattinam, Velankanni is a pilgrimage centre. The place is recognized for the Basilica of Our Lady of Good Health - a Roman Catholic Church that was constructed during 17th century. This is a popular religious destination where people of all faiths come for praying.
Kayarohanaswami Temple:
Kayarohanaswami Temple is a popular Hindu temple in the town to be visited by a number of Hindu devotees. Dedicated to Lord Siva, the temple features Kayarohana and his consort Nilayathakshi as its main deity.
Soundararajaperumal Temple:
Dedicated to Lord Vishnu, Soundararajaperumal Temple is one of the most admired Hindu temples of the town. It is counted among the 108 Divya Deshams of Lord Vishnu and has been constructed in Dravidian Style of Architecture. The temple has two inscriptions of the Chola period.

Best Time to Visit Nagapattinam

Being a coastal town, Nagapattinam enjoys a tropical weather. Summer starts in March and remains till June. The average maximum temperature during the summers goes up to 35°C. Humidity is high. Monsoons arrive in late June with heavy rainfall. The city also experiences cyclones during the monsoon. Winters are really pleasant and average minimum temperature in the town remains around 20°C. Winter months are November to February and this is the best period for Nagapattinam.

How to Reach Nagapattinam

The exclusive destination of Nagapattinam is situated in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It is well-connected to all major destinations and cities of India through air, road and railway. If you are planning a Nagapattinam tour and going to book Nagapattinam holiday packages then explore the information about how to reach there.
By Air
The nearest operating airport to Nagapattinam is Tiruchirapalli Airport, which is an international airport located at a distance of 140 km from here. The airport is connected to various cities of India and world. On arriving at the airport, you can take bus or rent a car to reach Salem.
By Train
Nagapattinam has its railway station, which offers train facilities to cities like Thanjavur, Thiruchi, Chennai and Nagore.
By Road
Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporations operate buses from Nagapattinam for several nearby areas. Bus service is available from here to cities like Thanjavur, Thiruchi, Nagore and Chennai. A number of inter-state buses also carry out from Nagapattinam.
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