An amazing tourist destination, Erode is located in the state of Tamil Nadu and is a very beautiful town and the headquarters of the Erode district. It is situated on the banks of the Rivers Cauvery and Bhavani and is at the middle of the South Indian Island, about 400 Kms southwest of Chennai. Erode travel guide is full of references to the mesmerizing places and serene spots.
The city is widely acknowledged for its power loom fabric products, handloom and readymade garments such as printed fabrics, bed spreads, cotton sarees, carpets, towels and dhotis. Therefore, it is called as “Loom City of India” or Texvalley of India. These products are marketed in bulk at this place and at the time of festivals a lot of benefit is derived by cloth traders.
Erode is a central place for producing turmeric, and coconut. It is one of the largest coconut oil producers in South-India and is also known as "The Turmeric City" or "Yellow City". Erode stands first in the Production and Marketing of Turmeric. The turmeric produced here is exported worldwide.