Tiruchirappalli now called Trichy is situated on the banks of the Cauvery river. Trichy, the fourth largest city in the state was a citadel of the early Cholas which later fell to the Pallavas. But the Pallavas never really managed to retain control of this strategic city and lost it to the Pandyas several times. The struggle for power between the Pallavas and Pandyas continued till 10th centuryas the Cholas asserted and assumed the reigns until the deadline of the century.
Tiruchirapally or Trichy is an industrial town, with important industries such as BHEL, OFT, HAPP and the Golden Rock Railway Work Shop. Situated on the banks of the Cauvery River, in ancient times it was home to the Cholas, the Pallavas and the Pandyas. Trichy is built around the 83 m high Rock Fort, which is almost 3,800 million years old.
Best Season: Jan - Mar, Oct - Dec
Weather: Summer 26 to 38°C,Winter 20 to 30°C
Duration: 6-8 Hrs/Full Day
ROUTINE :Morning Pick up from Trichy Hotel at around 09:00AM & Move on for Local Sightseeing Visit Tanjore Palace, Museum,Saraswathi Mahal Library & Prahadeeshwar Temple After S/s drive to Trichy (65kms/1hr 30mts) Lunch Break at any hotel (On Direct) After Lunch Rockfort, Local Markets and drive to Srirangam(6kms) Visit Sri Ranganatha Swamy Temple, visit Thiruvaikoil JambukeshwarTemple.Laterat around 4pm to 6PM return back to Trichy Hotel.