South India never fails to amaze you. When travelling to Tamil Nadu, you cannot leave out the spiritually ambient town of Thiruchendur. It is the goto destination for every type of traveller- kids, family and couples. It is also known as the Holy abode of Lord Murugan.
A beautiful temple town near the sea, Thiruchendur is located in the Thoothukudi district of Tamil Nadu. It is majorly known for its famous temple dedicated to Lord Murugan. Located in the gulf of Munnar, it is a popular pilgrimage town. With beautiful temples, forts and caves, this town is the one stop for pilgrims and other tourists.
Surrounded by the coastal forests, the town has a rich growth of cashew, Palm trees and tropical plants. It is believed that Lord Murugan killed the demon Surapadman in Thiruchendur.
The town has a glorious historical background. It has been ruled by several dynasties like Cheras, Pandyas, etc.