Tiruchirappalli as Trichy District, Tamil Nadu

Trichy, also known as Tiruchirappalli, is a city in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It is the fourth-largest city in Tamil Nadu and the 29th-largest city in India. Trichy is located on the banks of the Kaveri River, about 322 kilometers (200 mi) south-west of Chennai.

Trichy is a major commercial and industrial center. The city is home to a number of textile mills, sugar mills, and engineering industries. Trichy is also a major agricultural center. The city is known for its production of rice, sugarcane, and cotton.

City: Trichy (Tiruchirappalli)
Weather: Tropical climate with hot summers and moderate winters.
Telephone Code: +91-431

Nearby Districts:

Taluk List:

  1. Tiruchirappalli East
  2. Tiruchirappalli West
  3. Lalgudi
  4. Manapparai
  5. Musiri
  6. Thuraiyur
  7. Mannanchanallur
  8. Srirangam
  9. Marungapuri
  10. Thottiyam
  11. Thiruverambur


Famous for ‘Trichy Siva’s Virundhu’ – A traditional Tamil feast with a variety of vegetarian dishes, biryani, and sweets.

Tourist Places:

  1. Rock Fort Temple – Historical landmark with a temple on a rock, offering panoramic views. Best time: October to March.
  2. Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple – A massive Hindu temple complex with intricate architecture. Best time: November to February.
  3. St. Joseph’s Church – A beautiful neo-gothic church, a serene place to visit. Best time: Throughout the year.
  4. Puliyancholai Falls – Scenic waterfall amidst lush greenery. Best time: Monsoon season (July to October).
  5. Mukkombu – A dam and recreational spot for boating and picnicking. Best time: November to February.
  6. Kallanai Dam – Ancient dam on Kaveri River, ideal for a peaceful visit. Best time: November to January.
  7. Vekkaliamman Temple – A unique temple dedicated to Goddess Vekkaliamman. Best time: October to March.
  8. Government Museum – Exhibits historical artifacts and cultural heritage. Best time: Anytime except Mondays.
  9. Butterfly Park – A serene park showcasing various species of butterflies. Best time: October to February.
  10. Samayapuram Mariamman Temple – Dedicated to Goddess Mariamman, famous for its festivals. Best time: January to April.

Things to do:

Explore historical temples, enjoy traditional cuisine, visit waterfalls, indulge in cultural experiences, and shop for local handicrafts.