Top Commercial Places in Madurai

Prithu Mandapam Market, Avani Moola Street, Chithirai Street, Madurai Mall, Meenakshi Shopping Center, Puthu Mandapam, Cottage Arts Emporium, Poomphuhar Sales.

Business Directory of Madurai, Tamil Nadu

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Must Visit Places

  • Photo by: WikipediaThirupparamkunram Murugan Temple
    Thirupparamkunram Murugan Temple

    Entry Fee :Rs. 10 / person
    Opening Hours :05:00 AM - 01:00 PM | 04:00 PM - 09:00 

  • Photo by: WikipediaSri Meenakshi Amman Temple
    Sri Meenakshi Amman Temple

    Entry Fee :Free
    Opening Hours :05:00 AM - 12:30 PM | 04:00 PM - 10:00

  • Photo by: WikipediaAlagar Kovil Temple
    Alagar Kovil Temple

    Entry Fee :Free
    Opening Hours :06:00 AM - 12:30 PM | 03:30 PM - 08:00 PM

  • Photo by: WikipediaInmaiyi Nanmai Tharuvar Temple
    Inmaiyi Nanmai Tharuvar Temple

    Entry Fee :Rs. 10 / person
    Opening Hours :06:00 AM - 12:30 PM | 03:30 PM - 08:00

  • Photo by: WikipediaKoodal Azhagar Temple
    Koodal Azhagar Temple

    Entry Fee :Free
    Opening Hours :05:30 AM - 12:00 PM | 04:00 PM - 09:00

  • Photo by: WikipediaMadurai Corporation Eco Park
    Madurai Corporation Eco Park

    Entry Fee :Free
    Opening Hours :02:30 PM - 08:30 PM

How to Reach

By Air - Madurai Airport connects the city to all important Indian cities via flights running at regular intervals.

By Train - Madurai has three railway stations servicing its populace - Madurai Junction, Tirupparankundram, and Kudalnagar. There are trains to all prime Indian cities from these stations.

By Road -One can take a private or a public bus from Madurai to easily travel to nearby cities. The roads are well-maintained, and easily accessible.

Best Time To Visit

One should visit Madurai between the months of October - March. The weather is pleasant enough for tourists to enjoy temple visits, sightseeing and other outdoor activities.

Events and Culture

Famous Delicacies

Madurai’s cuisine bears heavy influence from Chettinad and has a variety of must-try dishes in its menu. Some of these are Idlis, Mutton Kola, Nannari Sherbet, Jil Jil Jigarthanda, Dosas, Elumbu, Idiyappam, Halwa and much more.


Some of the most important festivals celebrated in Madurai are Pongal, Jallikattu, Chithirai Festival, Festival of the Cradle, Avanimoolam Festival, Navrathri, Dance Festival. Other national festivals like Diwali, Holi, Eid, Christmas are also celebrated in the city with equal pomp and show.