The distance between these two cities is around 0Kms, and can be reached in approximately .SRS Travels is one of the major bus operators that runs buses between Madikeri and Chidambaram and they have 0 buses along this route. The first bus starts from and you can catch buses till . The SRS Travels buses have a minimum bus fare starting from Rs.0, and the maximum bus fare is Rs.0.
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Situated in Karnataka, Madikeri is a hill station and a famous tourist destination. There are numerous tourist spots in this hill town such as Raja Seat, Madikeri Fort and Omkareshwara Temple. Raja Seat, a square shaped mantapa in brick was a preferred spot for relaxation and recreation right from the time of the Rajas and thus named so. The place commands a fine view of the cliffs and valleys around. Another must visit place is the Madikeri fort which was constructed by Mudduraja in the late 17th century. The fort was renovated many times later by rulers like Tipu Sultan, Doddavira Rajendra, British and Lingarajendra Wodeyar II and now houses a prison. Situated at the heart of the town, Omkareshwara temple was constructed in 1820 by king Lingarajendra. The origin of River Kaveri is situated at Talkaveri not far from Madikeri. A temple dedicated to Kaveri Amman is found here.
Chidambaram is one of the most revered temple towns in the state of Tamil Nadu. It is situated at a distance of 58 km south of Pondicherry. Located in the central-east of Tamil Nadu in the Coleroon River Valley, Chidambaram was also known as ‘Thillai’ as the area was a forest full of Thillai Shrubs in the olden days. A unique feature of Chidambaram is that any person, irrespective of his caste and creed can come and worship at the temple here. One of the five holy places of the Shaivites, Chidambaram has been a holy place for long. Great sages like Vyagrapada and Patanjali were worshipped in Chidambaram from ancient days. Apart from the famous Nataraja Temple, Chidambaram is also home to other temples like the Kali temple and the Vaidyanatheshwara Temple. Some other temples located near the Nataraja Temple are the Arulmigu Thillaikali Amman Temple, Tiruvetkalam Temple, Vadieeswaran Temple, Sivakamiamman Temple and Chathapurinathar Temple, to name a few. Annamalai University and the Pitchavaram backwaters are the other attractions in the city, which attracts several travellers. These places are advantageously located within a few kilometers of the Nataraja Temple. Chidambaram is easily accessible by bus. Several bus services connect the place with the rest of the state.