Tiruchirappalli District

Tiruchirappalli District

The Rock City
Trichy city is the headquarters of Trichy district in Tamilnadu. Trichy is well known for its Malaikottai. This district is situated on the banks of river cauveri.  Trichy is famous travel destination in Tamilnadu with lot of temples and monuments. Regional Engineering College and Golden Rock Locomotive Workshop are notable landmarks of Trichy. Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited is one of the major industries located in Trichy.

Tiruchirapalli History
Tiruchirapalli was ruled by different emperors in various periods. This district was under the control of Great King Cholas for long days. After 590 A.D, it was under the control of Pallavas and Pandyas. Again, Trichy came under the control of Cholas at 880 A.D. After 1225, this areas was ruled by different emperors like Mughals, Vijayanagar Nayaks, Muslims, French, Chandra Sahib, Mohamed Ali and finally It came under the control of British.

Tiruchirapalli Details

  • Total Area :  4,403.83 sq.km.
  • Total Population :  24, 18,366
  • Rainfall    :     746.8 mm
  • Climate Condition   :  Max: 37.1*c and Min 20.6*c
  • STD Code    :   0431
  • Pin Code    :    620 ***
  • Railway Station : Tiruchirappalli Junction (Sangillyandapuram), Ponmalai Railway Station (Railway Colony) and Srirangam Railway Station (Srirangam)
  • Bus Stand :  Central Bus Stand and Chathiram Bus Stand
  • Airport : Tiruchirappalli International Airport, Trichy – Pudukottai – Ramanathapuram Road, Trichy

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

  • Rockfort Ucchi Pillayar Temple
  • Amma Mandapam Ghat, Srirangam
  • Ayyappan Temple
  • Ayyanar Temple
  • Government Museum
  • Grand Anaicut Kallanai
  • Gunaseelam
  • Lourdes Church
  • Koranganatha Temple, Srinivasanallur
  • Erakudi – Sirunavallur, Granarey
  • Mukkombu (Upper Anaicut)
  • Oomaiyan Kottai
  • Nathirsha Dargah
  • Pachamalai Hill Station
  • Ponnaniyaru Dam
  • Prasanna Venkatasalapathi Temple, Thuraiyur
  • Planetarium
  • Puliancholai
  • Ragavendrar Mutt Srirangam
  • Ramakrishna Mutt
  • Samayapuram
  • St. Jospeph’s Church
  • Subramaniya Temple, Vayaloor
  • Thayumanaswami Temple
  • Thiruvanaikkaval
  • Thiruvellarai
  • Woraiyur
  • Srirangam Sri Ranganathaswami Temple
  • Uthamar Koil
  • Vekkaliamman Temple
  • Thirupalthurai
  • "Nadigavel" M.R.Radha Memorial