Thiruparankundram Vacation Packages
From Thiruparankundram, the city of Cochin is 120 miles (193 kilometers) to the west.
When it comes to getting the best out of your time here, it's worth keeping in mind that Thiruparankundram is just the beginning; Tamil Nadu is dotted with wonderful places to visit. Approximately 4 miles (6 kilometers) away you'll find Madurai. Set aside a day here to visit the Meenakshi Amman Temple and Thirumalai Nayak Palace.
Around 45 miles (72 kilometers) to the northwest of Thiruparankundram is Kodaikanal, a regional center where you go see Kurinji Temple Kodaikanal, Pillar Rocks and Kodaikanal Golf Club. Bryant Park, Kurinji Temple and American University of India are also good places to visit.
Tamil Nadu is blessed with some significant temples, guaranteed to move all visitors, regardless of faith. A great way to truly understand a place is by knowing about its earlier days. Don't miss the historic palaces while you are in the area.
Enjoy an experience you'll always remember while you are in the area. Connect with your inner-daredevil and go paragliding!
For lots of travellers, experiencing new horizons is as much about eating as it is about seeing the sights, so take the time to try out the local specialties for which this area is known. You will see that lentils and spices are common ingredients in typical local foods. Masala dosa (thin crepe with dips) and sambar (lentil and vegetable stew) are some popular local specialties to sample. But your meal is not complete until you have enjoyed shahi tukda (bread pudding), a common dessert.
When booking your holiday to Thiruparankundram, it's good to remember that the handiest major airport, Madurai Airport, is located in in Madurai, 4 miles (6 kilometers) to the southeast.
Accommodation in Thiruparankundram
Madurai is 6 miles (9 kilometers) from Thiruparankundram and this is listed as the nearest place where visitors can find accommodation options that are listed on Expedia's hotel booking platform. The more upmarket options here are the Heritage Madurai and the Gateway Hotel Pasumalai Less luxurious, but often-recommended Madurai accommodation include the Fortune Pandiyan Hotel and the JC Residency Madurai.