Tiruchirapalli is shortly referred as Trichy. Trichy is located on the Cauvery river banks. Trichy is the fourth biggest city of Tamil Nadu. The early Cholas sited Trichy as their citadel.
Trichy gives an absolute combination of tradition and contemporary surroundings. There are several churches, colleges, missions, and temples dating back to 1700s. The town in Trichy was built by the Madurai Nayaks. Trichy is an eminent place as it has bestowed with impressive Tamil scholars who have contributed significantly for the Tamil literature. The festivals are celebrated with great pomp and grandeur. The holiness of this place can felt during each occasion.
Trichy is a flourishing commercial hub of Tamil Nadu. The rock fort is the landmark of this magnificent holy city. Trichy is popular for artificial diamonds, glass bangles, handloom cloth, cigars and clay toys.
Trichy is an industrial town with numerous industries flourishing such as BHEL, HAPP, OFT and Golden Rock Railway Work shop. It has spectacular monuments and temples making it a divine and pleasant place of visit.
How To Reach :
By Road/Bus :
Tiruchirapalli is connected with number of National Highways. NH 45, NH 45B, NH 67, NH 210 NH 227 passing through the city. Its Transportation headquartered at Kumbakonam. In Tiruchirapalli,there are two Bus Stands, Catiram bus station and The central bus station. In Catiram bus station ,there are local and City to town buses from this station. The bus services are frequently with 24/7. In central bus station, there are long distance buses to major cities and other states from this station. Everybody can get to any part of the state.
By Plane/Air :
Tiruchirapalli has an international airport, the second biggest airport in Tamil Nadu. There are passenger traffic, cargo traffic as well as aircraft movement. Daily passenger flights between Tiruchirappalli and Colombo. Some regular flights from Trichy to Chennai, Kochi, Kozhikode, Sri Lanka, Sharjah and Kuwait.
By Train/Rail :
Tiruchirapalli is the centre of Southern Railways and it an important railway junction in Tamil Nadu to other southern states. Lots of Train for the daily basis from trichy to Maharashtra, Karnataka, Delhi, Madhya Pradesh, West Bengal, Karnataka, etc. Daily more than 200 trains crossing this station. Its one of the busiest railway Junction in southern railway.