It is famous textile town and popular tourist destination, located near to Coimbatore. It is the manufacturing capital of textiles like casual wear, sportswear and hosiery. One can get an attractive deals on major brands like Tommy Hilfiger, Reebok, Fila, Diesel and Pitstop. This is an ideal place for shopaholic and shopping freaks. The nearby scenic places are Mettupalayam and Podanur which are surrounded by lush greenery and mist covered array of hills. There are some famous temples in Tirupur. Tirupur Tirupati temple and Avinashiappar temple are famous among devotees. There is another popular temple known as Sukresshwar temple which was built during 10th century.
Places to visit
Tirupur Kumaran Memorial Statue
The statue was established in honor of the great freedom fighter Kumaran who was famously known as Tirupur Kumaran. He was a part of independent fighting team Desaband young wing. He was died during the freedom struggle in the year of 1932.
The River is originated from Vellingiri hills and flows into majestic River Cauvery. The River is covering the area of 3500 sq km and measures 180 km in length and 25 km in width.
It is located in Avinashi town dedicated to Lord Shiva. It was built by great king Sundarapandiyar and popularly known as Karunaiyaathaal temple. One can find several inscriptions in this temple which states the major contributions of Chola and Pandiaya kings.
Alangadu jain temple,Ooviya, Grass Hills, Panchalinga Waerfalls, Sugrieeshwar temple, Thirumoorthy falls, Uthukuli Murugan temple, Indra Gandhi Wildlife sanctuary, Dharapuram, Chennimalai, Mettupari and Amaravathy Dam are other tourist attraction in and around Tirupur.
How to reach Tirupur
Madurai domestic airport is the nearest airport to reach Tirupur by air.
Tirupur has its own rail head and well connected to major Indian cities.
Bus frequency is more as it is closely located to Madurai. State owned and private run buses are well connecting Tirupur to neighboring cities of Madurai.
In summer 22-40°C and in winter 20-32°C. It is visited throughout the year.