Tiruchirappalli or Trichy as it is popularly known is situated on the banks of Cauvery River. It is one of the fourth largest cities in the state of Tamil Nadu and reminds us of our rich tradition and culture. The city was ruled by the Cholas in the ancient period.
There are various places for sightseeing in and around Trichy. The city is home to beautiful churches and colleges which reminds us of the wonderful architecture of the period. It also holds a special place in the history as it has contributed a lot to Tamil literature. In the ancient times, it was known as the home of several learned men and scholars of repute. The Rockfort Temple is a monument and is a specimen of a work of art and has witness to several wars that took place between the British as well as the French.
An Important Business Hub
Trichy is a business hub and is famous for artificial diamonds, handloom, glass bangles and clay toys. The Trichy Junction or the Cantonment area is the most crowded place in the city as it is bustling with hotels and has a bus stand as well as a railway station. On your tour, you can also add Srirangnam, a famous temple to your must visit list. The city is also known to be an educational hub of Tamil Nadu as there are many reputed colleges which are situated here.