Coimbatore is set in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu on the banks of the Noyil River. This charming city has a rich cultural heritage with lots of local traditions and influences from ruling dynasties, plus sacred temples, architectural marvels and natural wonders, including mountains, waterfalls, wildlife reserves, rainforests and valleys.
Some of the must-visit attractions in Coimbatore include the stunning hill-top Marudhamalai Temple which is devoted to Hindu Lord Murugan, the impressive Adiyogi Shiva statue which is the world’s largest bust sculpture towering at 112ft and the Siruvani Waterfalls, a breath-taking waterfall set in the midst of a tropical forest.
A popular daytrip from Coimbatore is the lush Ooty hill station; you can take a scenic mountain train here and there are also regular buses departing Coimbatore to Ooty and a number of other cities, towns and districts. Book cheap flights to Coimbatore with Traveasy and look forward to a well needed getaway with lots of unique travel experiences.