Tourist Places in Namakkal

Places to Visit in Namakkal

Namakkal - #37 of 78 in Tamil Nadu |
Namakkal Average Rating - 5.7/7 1 based on 473 Ratings

Namakkal is mostly preferred by travellers. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Namakkal is, however, mostly preferred. The best season or months to visit places in Namakkal are November, December. There are 15 tourist places in Namakkal, which can be explored by travellers. Local attractions can be visited at any time of the day, be it early morning, afternoon, evening or night, as suitable for travellers. Sightseeing in Namakkal can be done by travellers, which will take half a day or one day, but to see all sightseeing places, travellers need to stay in Namakkal for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download's Namakkal Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Namakkal, browse through photos & pictures, explore Namakkal using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Namakkal, which are great places to visit, are Rock Fort, Kolli Hills, Narasimha Temple, Ardhanareeswarar Temple, Koolippatti Murugan Temple. Namakkal can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.

Namakkal Tourist Places

  • Type: Place of Worship
Anjaneya Temple, Namakkal
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Ranked 1 of 15
Average Rating
6.0 / 7 1
5 Ratings & 4 Reviews
Anjaneya temple is situated at the right and opposite to Lord Narasimha temple that is approximately 100 m apart. The idol of Anjaneya is 13 ft high and is located in such a manner that the face of Lord Anjaneya is directing Lord Narasimha. Read More »
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Kolli Hills, Namakkal
Rank 2
Ranked 2 of 15
Average Rating
6.8 / 7 1
4 Ratings & 1 Review
Kolli Hills is tiny mountain range and parts of Eastern Ghats. in Namakkal region. The mountains are approximately 1000 to 1300 m in height and cover an area of 280 km². The Kolli Hills has 70 curvy bends, to reach the top of the hills. Kolli Hills were also referred... Read More »
"Very good romantic place"Nov 27, 2015
  • Type: Place of Worship
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Koolippatti Murugan Temple, Namakkal
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Ranked 3 of 15
Average Rating
7.0 / 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
Koolippatti Murugan temple is popular attraction and is situated on a small hill. It is located at a distance of 3 km from Namakkal on the way to Thuraiyur. Read More »
"Very special temple"Mar 13, 2015
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  • Type: Place of Worship
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Ardhanareeswarar Temple, Namakkal
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Ranked 4 of 15
Average Rating
6.8 / 7 1
2 Ratings & 1 Review
Another famous attraction of this region is Ardhanareeshwara temple of Tiruchengodu. This temple is located at the top of a hillock at an altitude of 900 m. There is a mythological history behind this temple, as Lord Shiv gave his left half to his wife so they remain together... Read More »
"The Name says it all"Oct 22, 2015
  • Type: Place of Worship
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Narasimha Temple, Namakkal
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Ranked 5 of 15
Average Rating
6.0 / 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
Narasimha Temple is one of the ancient temples and is situated at the foothills where the Lord Narasimha is carved out from the rock. Devotees come here to seek the blessing of lord Narasimha. The Kamalalayam tank and Amman temple is situated very close to foothills. Read More »
Rock Fort, Namakkal
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Ranked 6 of 15
Average Rating
5.3 / 7 1
3 Ratings & 1 Review
Rock Fort is situated at the top of the hill at an elevation of 75 m. The fort is a retreat and within the fort is a temple and mosque that attract thousands of devotees. The procession around the hillock known by Girivalam, is very popular and devotees come to seek blessing... Read More »
  • Type: Fort
Namakkal Dhurgam Fort, Namakkal
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Ranked 7 of 15
Namakkal Dhurgam Fort is on the peak of Namagiri and this fort is built by Ramchandra Nayaka. This place is also includes the ruins of Vishnu temple. The fort covers an area of one and a half acres of flat surface and it is reachable from the southwest by a flight of narrow... Read More »
  • Type: Place of Worship
Thathagiri Murugan Temple, Namakkal
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Ranked 8 of 15
Thathagiri Murugan temple is situated on a small hill. It is located at a distance of 10 km from Namakkal on the way to Muthugapatty. It is said that Saint Kirupanandha Variyar visited this temple regularly. Read More »
  • Type: Hill
Naina-Malai, Namakkal
Rank 9
Ranked 9 of 15
It is a hill found at a distance of 10 km from Namakkal. On top of the hill is a temple of Swami Venkatajalapathi. Devotees visit the temple, especially on Saturday in the months of September to October. One can reach the top of the hill by a flight of more than 2500 steps. Read More »
  • Type: Place of Worship
Muthugapatty Periya Swamy Temple, Namakkal
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Ranked 10 of 15
Muthugapatty Periya Swamy temple is situated at the bottom of the Kolli Hills that is a popular place of this region. This temple has an open space and the idol of the God is situated under the banyan tree. Several devotees gather at this place on Sunday to worship the God of... Read More »
  • Type: Cave
Siddhar Caves, Namakkal
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Ranked 11 of 15
This is a cave located in Kolli hills. It is a small cave that can accommodate one or two members. It is found to be on the way of Agaya Gangai. The cave includes ancient materials used by the Siddhar, who lived in that cave. Read More »
  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Selur View Point, Namakkal
Rank 12
Ranked 12 of 15
Selur view point is at the top of Kolli Hills. Low valleys of Kolli Hills are seen from this place. This place is popularly known as rock pillar in Kolli Hills. Read More »
  • Type: Picnic Spot
Boat House, Namakkal
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Ranked 13 of 15
Average Rating
7.0 / 7 1
1 Rating
Boat House in Kolli Hills is considered as one of the popular places. This is located at Vasalurpatty that is close to Solakkadu - Thinnanurpatty road. Actually, it is a lake near Kolli Hills with permanent water source. At Boat House, pedal boating is also available. Read More »
  • Type: Park
Botanical Garden, Namakkal
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Ranked 14 of 15
Botanical Garden is situated in Kolli Hills, maintained by Tamil Nadu Government. The garden has a number of plant species like herbal, floral and several varieties of hybrid plants. For growing hybrid plants, there is also a research centre. A small park is situated near... Read More »
  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Seekuparai View Point, Namakkal
Rank 15
Ranked 15 of 15
Seekuparai view point is developed to encourage tourism. This view point includes variety of features such as trekking, lake, boating, natural scenery and mediation preaching. Read More »

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