Perambalur District

Perambalur District

Inland District of Tamilnadu
Perambalur town is the headquarters of Perambalur district of Tamilnadu. This district was separated from Trichy district in the year of 1995. Three Taluks such as Perambalur, Kunnam and Veppanthattai are coming under Perambalur district. The district land has been found with soils like Read Loamy and Black Soil. Cauvery River is the main river used by people for irrigation, agriculture and other purposes.
This district is famous for minerals like Limestone, Shale, Sand Stone, Canker and Phospate. Paddy, Groundnut, Sugarcane, Millets ad Cashew is the major crops cultivated in this district. Also, this district is Popular for Cement Factories and Lignite in Jayankondam Areas.

Perambalur History
This district was ruled by Marathas in 1741. Also, it was under the control of Brave emperors like Chanda Saheb, Mohammed Ali, Umdat-Ul-Umara and Donald Campbell, Hyder Ali, Tippu Sultan. Like other towns, finally this district also came under the control of British.

Perambalur Details

  • Total Area :  3, 691 sq.kms.
  • Total Population :  4, 93,646
  • Rainfall    :     951.1 mm
  • Climate Condition   :   Max. 38*c and Min 24*c
  • STD Code    :   04328
  • Pin Code    :    621 ***
  • Railway Station : Nearest Railway Stations (Ariyalur 28 kms and Sendurai 32 kms)
  • Bus Stand :  Old Bus Stand (Intra Town Transport) and New Bust Stand (State Express Transport and Inter District Transport
  • Airport : Nearest Airport – Trichy Airport (100 kms from Perambalur)

Places of Interest
Famous Tourist and Important Places, you can find around Perambalur are

  • Siruvachur Mathurakaliamman Temple
  • Alathur
  • Chettikulam Thandayuthapani Temples
  • Cholagangam Lake
  • Esanai
  • Ranjankudi Fort
  • Sathanur Fossil Tree
  • Valikandapuram Temple
  • Veppanthattai
  • Veppur
  • Mayil Uthu Falls