The distance between these two cities is around 410Kms, and can be reached in approximately 6hrs 50min.Parveen Travels is one of the major bus operators that runs buses between Villupuram and Palakkad and they have 1 buses along this route. The first Parveen Travels bus starts at 10:30 PM, and you can easily access buses till 10:30 PM. Minimum fare for bus travel along this route is Rs.1330, and the maximum fare is close to Rs.1330.
You can now book online tickets from Villupuram to Palakkad at redBus.in at affordable prices.
Viluppuram is a town located in the state of Tamil Nadu. It is the headquarters of the Viluppuram district, which is the second largest district of Tamil Nadu. The major source of income of the town is agriculture. Viluppuram is a geologically varies area as it contains metamorphic rocks belonging to the Genesis family. Three major groups of sedimentary rocks belonging to different geological periods can also be seen here, making it an important destination for geologists. The Gingee Hills and the Kalvarayan Hills offer some beautiful lush green vegetation and sceneries to visitors. Abath Hayeswarar Temple, located at eth entrance of Sendamanagalam is one of the major attractions here. National Highway No. 45, from Chennai to Dindigul via Tiruchirapalli, goes through the town. As such, Viluppuram is well connected by road to major cities and other parts of the state. It has longest stretch of National Highway in Tamil Nadu.
Palakkad, also known as Palghat, is a district in Kerala which connects the state to Tamilnadu through Palghat Gap located in the Western Ghats. The largest district in Kerala, Palakkad is bestowed with rivers, hills and paddy fields. Palakkad Fort which was built by Hyder Ali in the year 1766 is the main place of tourist interest. The fort changed many hands, from Zamorins to the British, and is known as Tipu’s Fort. The fort has a functioning jail and a Hanuman temple inside. Among the other temples, Vadakkanthara Bhagavathy temple, Meenkulathi Bhagavathi temple, Perungottukavu Bhagavathi temple, Manappullikkavu temple, and Nallekkavu Ayyappan temple are worth mentioning. Another important site is the historical Jain temple in Jainmedu where the remnants of Jainism can be found. The Dhoni Waterfalls and the Silent Valley forests are popular trekking spots for the tourists. The Malampuzha Dam and Gardens also attract a lot of tourists.