Sri Ranganathswamy Temple
Sri Ranganathswamy Temple is located in the town of Srirangam. It is a Hindu temple devoted to Lord Ranganatha, who is considered as another form of Lord Vishnu. The temple is built across an area of 156 acres. The architecture of the temple has been designed in a Dravidian manner which has been exalted by the classics of ancient Tamil literature. Sri Ranganathswamy Temple is also known as the biggest functioning temple in the world.
Some of the prominent highlights of the temple are the 21 encompassing gopurams in addition to a baroque entrance which is also the tallest in the country. The place also has a dignified temple tower measuring 196 feet which are stretched over a ground area of 32500 square feet. There is also a colossal hall in the architecture that contains 1000 pillars. The temple hosts the yearly chariot festival that goes on for 21 days.
As far as accommodation is concerned, there are hotels available to suit every tourist's budget. There is a wide range of motels and hotels to provide you a comfortable stay on your tour to Trichy. India Holiday Mall offers thrilling tour packages to the city of Trichy where you will experience a fusion of celebrated history and sanctity of the widely acclaimed Dravidian temples.