Coimbatore is the second largest city of Tamil Nadu and offers many tourist places. Coimbatore also named as Kovai. The population of this city is over two million. Coimbatore is known as the Manchester of South India. The city became the part of the Mysore Kingdom in the 17th century. The Noyyal river runs here and makes the southern wall of the corporation. In Anamalai Wild Life Sanctuary you can see Various Species Of Deer, Wild Elephant, tigers, leopards, sloth bear, Nilgiri Tahr etc. Coimbatore has lots of places to visit like as – Perur Lord Shiva Temple, Koniamman Temple, Marudamalai, Bannari Amman Temple, Eachanari Vinayagar Temple, Palani, Botanical Garden, Kodaikanal, Mudumalai wildlife Sanctuary, Parambikulam, Thirumurthy Dam, Top Slip, The Siruvani Waterfalls and Dam etc.
Perur Lord Shiva Temple –
Koniamman Temple – Koniamman Temple is situated in the heart of the city. This temple was built by Covan, 600 years ago. Place around the temple was known as Covanputhar and now became Coimbatore. This temple was dedicated to Goddess Koniamman.
Marudamalai Temple –
Bannari Amman Temple – Bannari Amman Temple is the most popular temple in Tamil Nadu. Bannari is situated on the north west wall of Kongu Nadu. Bannari Amman Temple is the paradise of pilgrim’s. People come here from far and near for the blessings.
Eachanari Vinayagar Temple – Eachanari Vinayagar Temple is situated ten kilo meter away Coimbatore. Eachanari Vinayagar Temple is the oldest temple in Coimbatore. This temple was established in 1500 A.D.
Botanical Garden – Botanical Garden has different varieties of trees, flowers and plants. Botanical Garden is so much useful as the view of educational and research purpose.
Black Thunder (Water Theme Park) –
Forest College Museum – Located in the heart of Coimbatore town, spread over 66 hectares area one of the oldest institutions of the kind in the country. It’s main building, with a plinth area of 3705 sq. m. house up-to-date facilities of research, a well equipped library and the famous Fischer Herbarium.
VOC Park & Zoo –
Coimbatore Govt Museum – Its just opposite to the VOC Zoo & Park, and in the Nehru stadium complex, the Government Museum is located among the shops. Its quite small but amazing. place your foot prints in this house of history which marks your presence.
Mudumalai Wild Life Sanctuary – Mudumalai Wild Life Sanctuary is located at the distance of sixty seven kilometers. This sanctuary has many wildlife animals like as elephants, tigers, deer, leopard, birds and snakes. Hotel accommodation is also available in the sanctuary.
Parambikulam – This is a project of state government with the series of dams connected by canals and tunnels. Tree top rest houses are available for accommodation and overnight stay is allowed in the forest rest house.
Top Slip – Top slip is around ninety kilometers away from Coimbatore. It is situated on Anamalai hills. The bungalows are available in the sanctuary for the accommodation. Tree house accommodation is also available for thrill seekers.
Thirumurthy Dam – Thirumurthy Dam is located in the foot of Thirumurthy hills. This Dam lies on the Palani to Coimbatore highway. This place is developed as the district excursion center.