The second largest city in Tamil Nadu (after Chennai), Coimbatore is a bustling hub of round the clock activity and exports cotton, jewellery, poultry and wet grinders. However, being surrounded by the Western Ghats means there’s also plenty here for lovers of the great outdoors.
Places to visit in Coimbatore
- The Anamalai Tiger Reserve is a vast area dedicated to tiger conservation and the Kozhikamudhi Elephant Camp is home to around 20 elephants.
- Wonderful Waterfalls, catch your breath and take a dip (if you’re brave enough) at Monkey Falls or Siruvani Falls.
- Tremendous Temple, don’t miss a tour of the incredible Dhyanalinga Temple in the hills.
- Get Arty in Coimbatore the birthplace of the first cinema in south India, and also where the concept of Tent Cinema began. The city hosts its own yearly music festival and has plenty of museums and art galleries to choose from.
The best way to see Coimbatore
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