From Karaikudi, Cochin is approximately 170 miles (274 kilometers) to the west from here while Bengaluru is about 220 miles (354 kilometers) to the north.
It’s impossible to truly understand a place until you know its past; luckily Karaikudi has preserved the Island Bungalow, one of the region’s most significant historic sites. After exploring the site, snap some pictures and research the history that makes it so important.
An old religious gathering place, among the most popular of the many historic attractions here, is the Chidambara Vinayagar Temple. Photograph the symbolic features of this fascinating place, learn its story and find out why it is such a popular destination for both locals and tourists.
In addition to urban parks, the local area also has a few larger ecological parks with beautiful surrounds and interesting wildlife. To explore one of the major conservation preserves, head out to Municipality Park.