September 19, 2021

17 Amazing Places to Visit in Nagapattinam


Top Tourist Attractions in Nagapattinam

Nagapattinam is the administrative centre of Nagapattinam District in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. During the Medieval Chola period, the town rose to prominence as a key harbour for trade and east-bound naval expeditions.

Best Places to Visit in Nagapattinam

  1. Velankanni
  2. Tharangambadi
  3. Nagapattinam
  4. Poombuhar
  5. Nagore
  6. Velankanni
  7. Tharangam padi
  8. Kodiakkarai
  9. Sikkal
  10. Thirumullaivasal
  11. Keelaperumpallam
  12. Thiruvengadu
  13. Vaitheeswarankoil
  14. Thirukkadaiyur
  15. Sirkazhi
  16. Mayiladuthurai
  17. Ananthamangalam

Best Time to Visit in Nagapattinam


How to Reach Nagapattinam

 AIR : The nearest International airport is Trichy Airport (150Km).

Image of Train    RAIL : Nagapattinam is connected by rail to

Chennai (Train No.16175),

Thanjaur (Train No.76812),

Tiruchirapalli (Train No.56714, 06852),

Velankanni(Train No.76818),

Ernakulam (Train No.16188),

Bangalore(Train No.56514) and

Mumbai (Sunday Only- Train No.11017).

Image of Bus   ROAD: Nagapattinam is connected directly from

Thirunallar – 20 kms. (Towards West)

Kumbakonam – 70 kms. (Towards West)

Thanjavur – 90 kms., (Towards West)

Tiruchirappalli-150 kms., (Towards West)

Coimbatore (Towards West)

Erode (Towards West)

Thiruvarur-30 kms.,(Towards Southwest)

Chidambaram- 85 kms., (Towards North on ECR)

Mayiladuthurai-56 kms.(Towards Northwest)

Puducherry-150 kms., (Towards North on ECR)

Chennai-309 kms., (Towards North on ECR

Nagore-3 kms., (Towards South on ECR)

Velankanni-12 kms., (Towards South on ECR)

The aforementioned routes are served by the Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporation (TNSTC), Tamil Nadu State Express Transport Corporation (TN-SETC), and various private buses.

Local transportation is also accessible in the form of taxis, auto rickshaws, minibuses, and town buses.

VOLVO, TNSTC’s Ultra Delux, and omni buses are also available for leisure travel to places like Chennai, Bangalore, and Trivandrum.

Animesh Sharma

Animesh Sharma loves to travel to domestic and international places. He likes to explore unexplored and offbeat travel places in India and abroad.

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