Cuddalore is situated in Tamil Nadu and is popular for its temples, forests, beaches and forts. One of the famous attractions of the destination is the Natrajar Temple. This temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva Nataraja and Lord Govindaraja Perumal. The temple has Dravidian style of architecture and comprises beautiful sculptures.
Pichavaram Mangrove Forest is the 2nd largest mangrove forest in the world. Tourists can enjoy various water sports such as rowing and canoeing as the forest is connected with the Coleroon and the Vellar Rivers. Apart from this, the forest is home to 177 species of birds. The Silver Beach is also popular where tourists can indulge in boating and horse riding.
Other famous attractions in the destination include Lignite Mines, Bhuvaraha Swami Temple and Devanatha Swami Temple. Tourists can also visit the Gadilam Castle, the Capper Hills and the Garden House. Chidambaram and Srimushnam are nearby places that are popular for number of temples.