Cumbum is a picturesque valley town located in the Theni district of Tamil Nadu. Cumbum is a major cardamom and coconut trading region. It is mainly a agricultural region with vineyards and paddy fields and coconut trees and as such there is not much to do in Cumbum. But, being surrounded by hills this valley town offers the best scenic location to just sit back and relax and do nothing but enjoy the varied sights and sounds of nature. Although numerous tourist attractions like Thekkady, Kodaikanal, etc, can be found located in close proximity of the region. People interested can also visit the local vineyards and wine factories.
Cumbum is well served by a fleet of Governement operated and private buses that connect this beautiful town to various regions of the state and also neighbouring areas. In fact buses are the best mode of transportation to reach Cumbum. Some of the popular bus routes to and from Cumbum include Cumbum to Bangalore
, Cumbum to Chengalpattu., Cumbum to Chennai
, Cumbum to Chidambaram and Cumbum to Hosur among others. Bus bookings from Cumbum is also extremely easy can be done from the comfort of one’s home by means of the various online booking websites like redBus.in and others.
Cumbum is a pleasant region perfect to sit back and relax. However, people looking to explore a little can head to the varied neighbouring regions like Thekkady (23 km), Kodaikanal (124km), Coimbatore (228km) and Dindigul (128 km) among others.