Tourist Places in Coimbatore

Places to Visit in Coimbatore

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Tamil Nadu Agriculture University, Coimbatore
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Ranked 1 of 40
Places to Visit in Coimbatore
  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Tamil Nadu Agricultural University is among prominent research institutions of South Asia. Chief attraction of the university campus is the Botanical Garden.   The roots of the historic institution belong to Saidapet in Chennai, the capital city of Tamil Nadu.   Located at... Read More »
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Indira Gandhi Wildlife Sanctuary, Coimbatore
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Places to Visit in Coimbatore
  • Type: Sanctuary
  • Entry: Paid
Indira Gandhi Wildlife Sanctuary, also known as Anaimalai Sanctuary, is favoured site for wildlife enthusiasts around Coimbatore. A part of Nilgiri Biosphere reserve, the sanctuary is known for it’s rich flora and fauna. Wildlife reserve provides habitat for animals such as... Read More »
Forest College Museum, Coimbatore
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Places to Visit in Coimbatore
  • Type: Museum
  • Entry: Paid
Forest College is counted among the academic centres in the region. Chief attraction of the Forest College is it’s museum, which houses numerous minerals, rocks, pests, snakes and microorganisms. Rarest species of dead plants and animals are the attractions of the museum. Training... Read More »
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Dhyanalinga Yogic Temple, Coimbatore
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Ranked 4 of 40
Places to Visit in Coimbatore
  • Type: Temple
Dhyanalinga Yogic Temple is one of the chief religious centres in the region,   popular for it’s beautiful architecture.  It is famous for the largest mercury based lingam.  . The shrine is linked with numerous sages and siddhas, who worshipped at the centre.... Read More »
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Infant Jesus Church, Coimbatore
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Places to Visit in Coimbatore
  • Type: Church
One of the most visited Churches in Coimbatore city is the Infant Jesus Church. It was set up in 1984 to cater to the growing demands of the Catholic families and has become a prominent church due to the belief in cures and miraculous healing. The Church is open on most days while Mass are held... Read More »
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Velliangiri Mountains, Coimbatore
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Ranked 6 of 40
Places to Visit in Coimbatore
  • Type: Mountain
Velliangiri Mountains, a part of the Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve of the Western Ghats is located near Poondi, about 40 km from Coimbatore. This mountain is popularly known as the ‘Kailash of the South’, and is an important religious destination. Lots of devotees visit the mountains during the... Read More »
Eachanari Vinayagar Temple, Coimbatore
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Ranked 7 of 40
Places to Visit in Coimbatore
  • Type: Temple
The Eachanari Vinayagar Temple is located at a distance of 13 km from Coimbatore on the Pollachi road. Built in 1500 AD, Eachanari Vinayagar Temple is one of the oldest pilgrimage centers dedicated to Lord Vinayaga. The idol at the Eachanari Vinayagar Temple is one of the largest ones and... Read More »
Perur Siva Temple, Coimbatore
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Places to Visit in Coimbatore
  • Type: Temple
Perur Siva Temple is a landmark temple in Coimbatore. This Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Siva is located 7 kilometers to the west of Noyyal River. The deity of this temple is considered’Swayambu Lingam' that is, self emerged. However, the greatest attraction here is the 'Kanaka Sabha', built... Read More »
Perur Patteeswara Swamy Temple, Coimbatore
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Places to Visit in Coimbatore
  • Type: Temple
Perur Patteeswara Swamy Temple is one of the major attractions in the region situated on the embankment of river Noyyal.   The revered shrine comprises Golden Hall and figurine of Natraja in the sanctum as chief highlights.   Pillars of the hall are beautifully decorated... Read More »
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Ayyappan temple, Coimbatore
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Places to Visit in Coimbatore
  • Type: Temple
The holy Ayyappan temple is revered by both the locals and tourists. The magnificent temple was constructed in 1976 by the Sri Dharma Sastha Baktha Jana Sabha which was similar to the Ayyappan temple in Sabarimala. Therefore, all pooja and ceremonies are replicas of those done at Sabarimala. The... Read More »
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Monkey Falls, Coimbatore
Monkey Falls, Coimbatore
Rank 11
Ranked 11 of 40
Places to Visit in Coimbatore
  • Type: Water Fall
Monkey Falls is one of the famous attractions   known for the perennial waterfall.   The river stream surrounded by the lush greenery originates from Valparai Hills.   Located on Coimbatore-Pollachi-Valparai main road, it lies at a distance of 65 km from the... Read More »
Ramar temple, Coimbatore
Rank 12
Ranked 12 of 40
Places to Visit in Coimbatore
  • Type: Temple
Situated in Ramnagar, the Ramar temple is one of the holy places that attract devotees all year round. Completely dedicated to Lord Ram, the rituals and ceremonies are conducted by deep faith. It is a prominent center of religious discourses and discussions in the city. Read More »
Black Thunder, Coimbatore
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Ranked 13 of 40
Places to Visit in Coimbatore
  • Type: Theme Park
Kovai Kutralam Falls, Coimbatore
Rank 14
Ranked 14 of 40
Places to Visit in Coimbatore
  • Type: Water Fall
Visit the awe inspiring Kovai Kutralam Falls located in Siruvani, about 37 km from Coimbatore. The scenic waterfalls are situated within dense forests and thus visitors are not permitted after 5 pm. Beautifully located amidst the calm peaceful jungles, it is a good place to watch birds and... Read More »
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Black Thunder Theme Park, Coimbatore
Rank 15
Ranked 15 of 40
Places to Visit in Coimbatore
  • Type: Theme Park
  • Entry: Paid
Black Thunder is one of the  famous amusement parks in Coimbatore district. Known for it’s adventurous rides, the theme park also has arrangements for conferencing, accommodation and birthday celebrations. Moreover, theme park has a multi-cuisine restaurant in big open lawn... Read More »
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Vellingiri Hill temple, Coimbatore
Rank 16
Ranked 16 of 40
Places to Visit in Coimbatore
  • Type: Temple
Just 40 km from the city limits is the magnificent Vellingiri Hill temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva. Devotees climb the hil to seek the blessings of the Almighty and the surrounding area is rich in rare herbs that are in demand for their curative properties. The serene ambience is a prelude to the... Read More »
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Aliyar Dam Reservoir Park, Coimbatore
Rank 17
Ranked 17 of 40
Places to Visit in Coimbatore
  • Type: Park
Aliyar Dam Reservoir Park is located Near Pollachi in Coimbatore. Placed at the foothills of Valparai, it is one of the ideal places to spend some wonderful time with family and friends. Spread over an area of 6.48 km sq, the dam has many attractions like park, garden, aquarium, play area and a... Read More »
Anubhavi Subramaniar Temple, Coimbatore
Rank 18
Ranked 18 of 40
Places to Visit in Coimbatore
  • Type: Temple
Anubhavi Subramaniar Temple is one of the   religious shrines in the region.    The shrine is an ideal place for solitude seekers. Besides, the dense forest in the region provides shelter to several animals, elephants being most noteworthy among these. Travellers have... Read More »
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Sri Ranganathar Temple, Coimbatore
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Ranked 19 of 40
Places to Visit in Coimbatore
  • Type: Temple
Bhavani Sagar Dam, Coimbatore
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Ranked 20 of 40
Places to Visit in Coimbatore
  • Type: Dam
About 80 km from Coimbatore is the beautiful Bhavani Sagar Dam that was built after India gained independence. It is 36 km from Mettuppalayam and is one of the largest earthen dams in India and has been constructed over River Bhawani. With beautiful sprawling gardens, it is a delight for children... Read More »
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