Thoothukudi popularly known as Tuticorin is a city and a port that has industrialized in the state of Tamil Nadu, India. The Coromandel Coast is the neighboring coast to this beautiful port city. The place is famous for its variety of Fishery Colleges. The Marine academy of the regions is quite popular. It has been recorded as one of India’s fastest growing ports. The city is also known as by the name of Pearl City. And the name very much tells the major attraction of the city. The city is famous for its natural pearls in the water bodies.
The city can be reached with the help of popular transporting services like the redBus. There are numerous buses that travel to the location regularly. To travel to the city from a city like Chennai the redBus services take about 8 hours to 12 hours depending upon the traffic. Online bookings to the location are also available. Various timings can also be chosen according to the traveler’s choice.
If people are looking for a break from their tedious jobs and work, then there are numerous places nearby where they can enjoy their weekends. Places like Kanyakumari(101.4Km), Ponmudi(112.2Km), Kovalam(133.4Km), Bandipur National Sanctuary(360.8Km) and B R hills(373.6Km) are nearby locations with distances from Thoothukudi and can be visited for a nice weekend holiday. Transportations to these locations are provided by companies like redBus. Sanctuaries located in these areas also have beautiful resorts to stay for the nights.