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
- Tharangam padi
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),
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.