(Also known as Kuttalam )

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Courtallam is categorised as Getaways

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Reasons to Visit
  • Cortallam is a local getaway known for its waterfalls and natural beauty at 60 km from Tirunelveli Courtallam is where perennial rivers such as the Chittar River, the Manimuthar River, the Pachaiyar River and the Tambaraparani River originate.
  • Courtallam is home to three major waterfalls - the Tiger Falls, the Main Falls and the Five Falls.
  • Old Courtallam Falls, further away from the rest, is another attractive, and perhaps the largest amongst the Courtallam falls.
  • Other attractions at Courtallam include a snake park and a public aquarium. There are temples as well of Lord ThiruKutralanathar(Siva) and Kutraleeswar Temple.
Know It
  • Courtallam connects into Kerala straight to Kollam / Ashtamudi / Varkala via Thenmala. This is an alternative gateway from Heritage Tamilnadu into Nature Centric Kerala (Madurai – Thekkady – Alleppey being the more popular gateway).
  • Waterfall Destinations of India"Cortallam is a local getaway known for its waterfalls and natural beauty at 60 km from Tirunelveli and 100+ kms from Madurai "
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Pickup from Madurai and Drop to CourtallamRs. 3652

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Destination Ideas

  • Courtallam – A nature getaway

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  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Peraruvi waterfalls are the the biggest falls in courtallam at about 60m high. Bathing is safe here and therefore its popular with tourists.
    Natural Wonders
    Aintharuvi Waterfalls also known as "Five Falls" as five different cascades fall down. These waterfalls are very popular and are easily approachable from Courtallam town.
    Natural Wonders
  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Nellaiappar Temple (700 AD) is one of the renowned Shiva Temples at the heart of Tirunelveli. Temple is known for its pillared halls and its temple architecture. Thirunelveli also is one of the five places where Lord Shiva is depicted in a dancing pose. The Copper Hall of Dance is housed within the inner precincts of the temple.
    Temple or Holy Place, Heritage Site
    Lord Shiva, Heritage Temple

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Nearest Airport in Courtallam
  • Trivandrum International Airport ( TRV ) , Trivandrum-110 Kms
Nearest Railway Stations in Courtallam
  • Tirunelveli ( TEN ), Tirunelveli-58 Kms
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