Thiruchendur Murugan Temple, Thiruchendur

4.3
#1 of 15 in Things to do in Thoothukudi District
Head to Thiruchendur Murugan Temple and see one of India's largest and most visited temples. Dedicated to Lord Murugan, the 40 m (133 ft) sandstone tower represents one of six sacred temple complexes of the Kaumaram region, and the only one located by the sea. Pilgrims from around the world visit the holy place every year. You can see the tall, thin, pyramid-shaped Dravidian design from all around the city; up close you can marvel at the seemingly countless intricate figures making up the facade. Before you head to Thiruchendur, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Thiruchendur online day trip planner , to make sure you see all that Thiruchendur has to offer, including Thiruchendur Murugan Temple.
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  • Recommended to visit during the mid week to avoid the crowds. Ancient Murugan temple right on the sea shore. Car parking is available. Good place to spend time on the beach during early morning and ev...  more »
  • One of the arupadai veedu. Close to sea..Nice and positive energy.Only thing I didn't like is the priest acting like middlemen  more »
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