Karur is a quaint little town located in the heart of the south Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It is one of the oldest towns of the state and boasts of rich history which is embedded in the soil of the region. The rich culture and history of Karur has helped in the formation of the culture and heritage of Tamil Nadu. This peaceful town of Tamil Nadu is home to several temples, which are highly revered by Hindus. Some of these temples include Kalyana Pasupatheeswara swamy temple, Sri Balasubramania swamy temple, Kalyana Venkataramana Swamy temple and Mariyamman Kovil among others.
Karur has good road connectivity to various nearby regions of Tamil Nadu. Although the region has a railway station the more popular mode of transportation are the varied Government and private buses. The popular routes from Karur include Karur to Ananthapur
, Karur to Bangalore
, Karur to Chennai, Karur to Chidaambaram and Karur to Hoskote among others. Bus bookings from Karur are also not a big issue in Karur with the advent of online bus booking services like redBus.in among others. Varied types of buses are also offered, ranging from Ac Volvo buses, Sleeper Non Ac buses to Non Ac seater buses, catering to varied tastes and preferences.
There are numerous exciting and awe inspiring destinations located in close proximity of the region. Few of these destinations include Mayanur (21km), Nerur, Noyyal, Chettipalayam, Thirumukkudal and Kadavur among others. These destinations are not only fun to explore, but are also rich in culture and history.