Marudamalai Temple, Coimbatore

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Must see · Religious Site · Tourist Spot
Climb the 50 stairs to reach the hilltop temple of Marudamalai Temple, and enjoy the spiritual atmosphere. Dedicated to Murugan, the Hindu god of war, the temple probably dates back to the 12th century. After your ascent, take in the panoramic views of the Coimbatore city skyline and the verdant hills that surround the ancient structure. Murugan devotees flock from all over India to pay their respects here, so expect crowds and a possible wait to enter the temple. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Marudamalai Temple by using our Coimbatore holiday planning site.
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  • Dedicated to Lord Murugan or Subramanya, this temple situated on a hill top is one of the must see places if you are in Coimbatore. One can reach the top of the hill by climbing the steps or by road....  more »
  • Yesterday 5.3.21 visited the temple. Fine atmosphere. Good darshan of Lord Murugan. Not much crowd.Own vehicles and mini buses go upto top . From their we have to climb around 100 plus steps steep...  more »
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