Nearest Tourist Places


Chettinad Palace:

          It is about 20 min drive from Alagappa University. The 110-year-old Chettinad Palace is an outstanding specimen of the Chettinad architecture.

Pillayar Patti Lord Ganesh Temple:

         This rock-cut temple located about 12 km from Karaikudi was constructed after hewing a hillock by the early Pandya kings.

Kundrakudi Murugan Temple:

           Positioned 10 km from Karaikudi, Arulthiru Shanmuganathan Holy Temple was built around the year 1000 AD.

Thirukostiyur Temple:

               One of the significant 108 Vaishnava temples. It is about 25 km from Karaikudi.

Thiruvenkadamudaiyan – Then Tirupathi:

               This 100-year-old vast temple complex, consecrated to Lord Srinivasa Perumal, is also referred to as Then Tirupati. It is just 4 km from the Alagappa University Campus.

Rameshwaram is 130km from Karaikudi.