Train Travel to Tiruvannamalai

Jan 01, 2019
Railway station in the Villupuram - Katpadi line of the Southern Railway. It is 70 kilometers from Villupuram and 97 kilometers from Katpadi. It was in North Arcot District and is the Headquarters of a taluk of the same name. Tiruvannamalai itself is announced as a District in the Year of 1988 and there functions a Collectorate from that Year onwards. Till 1911 this taluk was attached to the South Arcot District.
Tiruvannamalai is a Municipal town having a population of about one and half lakhs.There are the Deputy Collector's Office, Taluk Office, Subordinate Judge's District Munsiff's and Magistrate's courts, Government Hospital, Municipal Dispensary, Maternity Home, Engineering Colleges,Arts Colleges, Polytecnics, Higher secondary schools, Post and Telegraph Office and Telephone Exchange.
There are many good hotels, Choultries, Matams, Boarding and Lodging Houses to serve as resting places.There is a Traveler's Bungalow maintained by the Municipality. The temple authorities are running a rest house called Unnamalai Amman rest house with all modern amenities.
Apart from railway connection buses ply to this place from all directions viz.Chennai, Bangalore, Chidambaram, Salem, Pondicherry, Vellore, Thiruchirapalli, Kancheepuram, Tindivanam, Cuddalore, Cheyyar, Vandiwashi and Chengam. So one can reach the place easily from any direction.
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