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Karur Travel Guide

Karur is an old city located in the Karur District of the state Tamil Nadu. It is famous for its handloom textiles and blanket exports. The city has fertile land because of the Kaveri River and Amravati River.
Places of interest are Kalyana Pasupatheeshwara Swamy Temple (Shiva temple), Ponnaniyar Dam, Mayanur and more. A number of restaurants and hotels are available for decent accommodation in this town. To avoid the sizzling heat, it is best to visit in the months of December to February.
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GETTING THERE

How to Reach Karur
Located on the banks of Amaravathi River, Karur serves as the administrative headquarters of Karur District of Tamil Nadu. Karur is not only a historical land, but also a centre of prominent government educational institutions, schools and colleges. Being rich in history and culture, Karur has few historical attractions like Kalyana Venkataramasami Temple and Sri Kalyana Pasupatheeswarar Temple. It can be reached conveniently from different parts of Tamil Nadu via road, rail and air.
 
How to Reach Karur by Air
 
Tiruchirapalli International Airport serves as the nearest airport to Karur. If direct flights are not available from distant cities, visitors can take connecting flights till Tiruchirapalli. From the airport bus service is available for Karur. The next nearest airport to Karur is Chennai International Airport.
 
How to Reach by Road
 
Two national highways pass through Karur. Long distant buses of state government connects Karur to important cities of the south including Chennai, Bangalore, Thiruvananthapuram, Thirupathi, Thiruchendur and Thoothukudi. One can also reach Karur by buses from Erodeand Vangal. Private buses are also available, though fares are a bit expensive.
 
How to Reach Karur by Rail
 
Karur Junction railway station serves the city of Karur. Several trains from other towns and cities of Tamil Nadu connect Karur on a regular basis. If visitors coming from distant cities do not get a train till Karur, then they can board a train till Chennai by rail and then travel to Karur by road. 

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How is the PLA Ram Residency in Karur?
Rooms are spacious n Clean but Bathroom is not good n the drainage system was stinking so i wouldn't recommend it
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What are the best places to eat in Karur?
Arunachala Restaurant, Hotel Hemala, Dindigal Thalapakatti, Velu Biriyani..
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Please suggest best restaurant in karur.
Near Bye pass Arunachala restuarant or near Bus stand A2B
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Can you please suggest some good economy hotels ?
valluvar hotel opp to bus stand.still u can look around near by lodges
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