Tourist Places in Coimbatore

Tourist Places in Coimbatore



A Destination for the New Millennium

Coimbatore Tourist spot

Coimbatore comprises of everything from ultramodern structures to verifiable sanctuaries, from monstrous cascades to dazzling mountains, from lovely climate to delightful cooking styles, which aides in making your vacation experience an ideal one. It is one of the biggest urban areas in the state Tamil Nadu and awes explorers and local people with endless exercises and touring places around. Is it true that you are arranging a sentimental occasion to Coimbatore? All things considered, plan an exquisite excursion by incorporating these famous places in your Coimbatore visit schedule.

Portion of the must visit and alluring spots to visit in Coimbatore for sweethearts or couples when they are in the city are listed below . Aside from visiting these spots, you can likewise get ready for Coimbatore to Pollachi one day bike trip. Pollachi is a little dazzling town that offers a charming background all through the trek. On the off chance that you have sufficient opportunity, guarantee to include this in your list of things to get.

1. Monkey Waterfall

Monkey Falls

The Monkey Falls are natural waterfalls located on the ghat road towards Valparai on the Aaliyar-Valparai road in the Anaimalai Hills range, in Coimbatore district. A must visit place for couples. In the event that you wish to invest energy with your love in the midst of natural and peaceful environment, you have to visit Monkey Waterfall. It is an ideal scene encompassing rocks and greenery with feathered creatures peeping, frogs moving and obviously, monkeys influencing making the cascade an ideal spot for entertainment only. It is said one of top tourist spots in coimbatore district.


In case if you parked the bike in roadside. you should be beware of Monkeys since it will open the boot space cover in the tank and will take the things inside it. Also be careful near waterfall since in some place it will make you to slip or skit and there is a chance of external injury.

Timings: Open between 7 AM TO 5 PM 

Location: 65km from coimbatore.

"Enjoy the freedom!"

2. Vellingiri hills

Vellingiri Hills

Vellingiri hills is one of the best locations to trek near coimbatore. it is one of the four hills surrounding Attapady plateau. There is a Siva sanctuary at the top, and a huge cavern which can suit twelve of individuals under the apex shake. The exquisite slopes of Attappady to Ooty and the Siruvani Dam water can be seen from the pinnacle. During night, the city lights of Coimbatore and Tirupur can be seen dissipated down the valley.

The Velliangiri hills form a major range in the Western Ghats in the Nilgiris Biosphere Reserve. The seven hills with altitudes ranging from 520 m – 1840 m are sorrouded by the plains of Coimbatore district to the east, the Palakkad district of Kerala on the western sides, the Nilgiri mountains to the north, and the Siruvani hills on the southern side. it is one of the top and best spot to visit in Coimbatore.


  1. The trekking season is from February till May every year.  the best time to trek here is at night time
  2. it is really difficult to trek in the daytime as the surface will be very hot. Girls between the age of 15–45 are not allowed to trek here.  
  3. Trekkers should carry bamboo sticks when you come down you would definitely need one, else it would be very difficult coming down without support of the bamboo stick.
  4. trekkers should not carry any plastic covers or bags. Instructed to carry with water and food due to dehydration and if u travel at night torch light is mandatory. 

Season: Feb to May

Location: 45km from Coimbatore.

"Go where you feel most alive "

3. Singanallur Lake

Singanallur Lake

Singanallur Lake is one of the biggest of the nine lakes and the most mainstream place for picnics and to observe transitory flying creatures. If you are a traveller who loves the sight of birds then this is one of the must visit places. Birds such as plovers, storks and pelicans can be spotted over this lake.

Often Many birds will visit the lake A must visit for bird watchers, the Singanallur Lake is host to different species of birds such as:

  • Cormorants (Little, Indian and Great Cormorants)
  • Herons
  • Egrets
  • Spoonbills
  • Storks
  • Ibis
  • Falcons
  • Ducks
  • Terns
  • Parakeets
  • Owls 

Timings: Open between 6 AM TO 10 AM(preferred) 

Location: 10km from Coimbatore.

"In nature light creates the color. In the picture color creates the light "

4. Textile Museum

Textile Meseum

Coimbatore is the Manchester Of South India. Now, why is it called so?

Back in the 1960’s Coimbatore district had chain of famous cotton industries and from where  huge tonnes of Raw cotton were exported to other parts of the country. It is because of such cotton mills it got the name Manchester of South India. One more fact about the cotton industries in coimbatore is that the first textile factory was established in the year 1888 in this city. Visiting the textile museum is a must when in coimbatore.

Explore the Kasthuri Sreenivasan Trust Art Gallery and Textile Museum Marvel at amazing handlooms, unusual fibers, and historic spin wheels Experience the masterpieces of modern and classical Indian painters.


Timings: Open between 10 AM TO 6 PM

Location: peelamedu, Coimbatore.

"Made in Coimbatore"

5. GD Naidu Museum

G.D Naidu Memorial

This museum is one of the best places to visit in coimbatore for automobile lovers. This museum portrays the work of the famous industrialist, GD Naidu. This place makes you go back in time or wait, it might take you to the future. Many famous inventions and discoveries are added to his credits with electric motors, vintage motorbike, mechanical calculator, etc. dating back to British periods. it is best vintage car lovers spots in Coimbatore. The entry fee for the museum is Rs 50 and they get about 5,000 visitors a month, many of who are students. 

Gedee Car Museum Timing: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm

Monday and Public Holiday - Closed

Gedee Car Museum Price: 50 INR

Location: avinashi road, Coimbatore.

"Imagination at Work"

6. Dhyanalinga Temple

Dhayanalinga Isha

Dhyanalinga Temple(Aadhi yoge statue) is dedicated to Lord Shiva, is a place for meditation and yoga. Designed by Jaggi vasudev founder of ISHA, the foundation built a 34-metre-tall (112 ft) and 500-tonne. The Shiva statue for inspiring and promoting yoga. It was inaugurated by the Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi ji and has been since recognised as the "Largest Bust Sculpture" by Guinness World Records. It is a part of the Incredible India campaign. This gigantic 112 feet tall, and 147 feet long statue dedicated to Lord Shiva, is a symbol of inner peace and  self transformation, After, all the partying and fun this place gives you inner peace and a must visit place before you head back and get on with your daily chores.

It is one of the best places suggested in coimbatore for a general tourist as well as to a tourist on spritual pilgrimage. A bit away from the main city and one has to plan for half a day at least to visit Dhyanalinga Temple. If you can afford to spend more time calmly, you will start enjoying the place. 

Isha Institute offers two types of accommodation: private studios, and Deluxe Suites for visitors to the center. Accommodations include two vegetarian meals and a snack per day. ... If you wish to stay for more than 7 days, please contact Isha Institute for an application form. Isha Foundation stay is well maintained, decent, clean and close to nature. They charge around Rs. 750/- for basic standard non a/c room to private cottages which will cost within Rs. 2000. 

Timings: Open between 10 AM TO 1:30 PM (due to curfew)

Location: Velliangiri Foothills, Ishana Vihar Post, Coimbatore.

"The external and internal purifier"

7. Anamalai Tiger Reserve Pollachi

It’s also called Anamalai tiger reserve as it is located in the Anamalai hills of Pollachi. Best time to visit is from October to March and must see this from the forest bungalow.One can see lots of Bisons, Sambar deer ,if luck permits tiger too. You can Indulge yourself in exciting activities in Coimbatore and go on a wildlife safari to Indira Gandhi Wildlife Sanctuary to observe nature and natural life at its best.

Aanamalai Tiger Reserve, earlier known as Indira Gandhi Wildlife Sanctuary and National Park and previously as Aanamalai Wildlife Sanctuary, is a protected area located in the Anamalai Hills of Pollachi and Valparai taluks of Coimbatore District and Udumalaipettai taluk in Tiruppur District. The park is named after former late Prime Minister of India Indira Gandhi who visited the park on 7 1961. The main tourist facilities are located in the northeast corner of the park called TopSlip. 

Topslip at Anamalai Tiger Reserve offers a host of cozy and clean room options to chose from. Book the rooms secure and safely in their own website. 

stay at reserve forest - The stay at reserve forest offers en number of rooms are available like Deluxe non Deluxe for couples and family. Eventhough Dormatories and Conference halls are also available here. The visitors are asked to follow the rules and regulations assigned the Forest offficials.

Timings: Open between 7 AM TO 4:30 PM

Location: Anamalai, pollachi, Coimbatore.

 "May the forest be with you"

8. Brookefield Mall

Brooke fields

Brookefields is a Biggest shopping mall located on Brookebond Road (Krishnasamy Road) in CoimbatoreIndia. It was opened in 2010. The mall has outlets from major clothing and apparel brands and a 06-screens multiplex cinema, along with a food court serving multi-cuisine dishes. 

Finally, before you head back home visit one of the best shopping malls in coimbatore and get your souvenirs. It is one of the best and oldest shopping malls in Coimbatore. You can enjoy the shopping, food and many more. It is continuously expanding and provides a lot of opportunities for high-end retailers. It has popular food joints like Keventers, Pizza Hut, McDonald’s, KFC and Subway. It has sufficient parking area. It is perfect to spend an entire day with your lovely partner.


Weekdays : 11.00am to 10.00pm

Weekends : 10.00am to 10.00pm

Location: RS puram, Coimbatore.

"Great stores. Great choices"


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