Operators serving on this Route
A number of prominent operators ply buses from madurai to thanjavur ensuring punctuality and safety for its passengers. Major operators offering disparate kinds of bus services are,
Dropping Points in Thanjavur
Most of the buses stop at several drop points in the route, a few of the many popular ones are:
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Often referred to as the ‘Temple City’, Madurai lies on the banks of the beautiful Vagai River. It is the second largest city of Tamil Nadu and is surrounded by two main hills of the region- Nagamalai Hills and Sirumalai Hills. Madurai interestingly has the shape of a lotus which is the reason why the region is called ‘Lotus City’. Its 24x7 working culture has added another nickname to its list- “Sleepless City”. Madurai is quite well-known as a pilgrimage destination and sees many visitors during important festivals. Some of the most popular attractions in the city are Sri Meenakshi Temple, Gandhi Museum, Samanar Hills, Thirumalai Nayakar Mahal and Aayiram Kaal Mandapam.
Thanjavur earlier known as Tanjore is in the state of Tamil Nadu. It is a very important centre for South Indian art, architecture and religion. Its temples here are UNSCO World Heritage Monuments. Amongst all the temples the most popular is the Brihadeeswra Temple that is located at the centre of Thanjavur. It gives shelter to painting style that is unique to the region that is Tanjore painting. It is also known as the “Rice bowl of Tamil Nadu” as it is the agricultural centre. There are rivers flowing through the city like the Vadavaaru and Vennaaru, tributaries of river Kaveri, the Grand Anaicut Canal etc.