Localities of TrichyThe Rock Fort city of Trichy is literally the geographic centre of the southern state of Tamil Nadu. Being located in the centre point of the state, Trichy is not just a travel junction but the city is a fine amalgamation of bustling shopping streets on one side and countless religious spots on the other.
Trichy is a unique city that receives visitors from all over the world irrespective of seasons. Trichy is regarded as one of the most happening cities in the state that witnesses a rapid growth with a lot of industries, real estate and other business enterprises thronging the city on a daily basis. With endless agricultural fields on the outside and a thriving commercial centre in the inside, Trichy is undoubtedly a booming city in Tamil Nadu.
Important Localities and Areas in Trichy
SrirangamBasically, an island and an integral part of Trichy district, Srirangam is one among the four administrative zones of Tiruchirappalli Municipal Corporation. Srirangam is bordered by the Cauvery River on one end, and the Cauvery distributary Kollidam on the other. Srirangam is celebrated for its Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple, which is considered as one of the most important pilgrimage destinations. Besides, Srirangam is the first and foremost Divyadesam in the list of 108 main Vishnu temples across the country.
Fondly called as the Bhoologa Vaikuntam which can literally be translated as 'Heaven on Earth', Srirangam is booming urban centre, especially in terms of real estate business. Srirangam could be called as a festival headquarters of Trichy district as the island celebrates one or the temple-related festivals throughout the year. Furthermore, Srirangam is well connected to the city of Trichy as getting a bus to Trichy is no big deal.
Srirangam - Quick Facts
Distance from Trichy city: 8.9 km
Nearest Bus Stand: Chatram Bus Stand
Nearest Railway Station: Srirangam Railway Station
Golden RockFondly called as Ponmalai in the local language, Golden Rock is one of the four administrative zones of Tiruchirappalli Municipal Corporation. A typical industrial centre, Golden Rock houses the famous Central Workshop or GOC, which is basically a mechanical workshop operating under the administration of Indian Railways. Also, Golden Rock is home of Trichy's oldest hospital called as Divisional Railway Hospital. Some of the popular neighborhoods of Golden Rock are Ex-servicemen colony, Kalkandar Kottai, Senthaneerpuram, Thangeswari Nagar, Subramaniyapuram and many other important areas.
Golden Rock - Quick Facts
Total Area: 21.91 sq mi
Distance from Trichy city: 4.1 km
Nearest Bus Stand: Trichy Central Bus Stand
Nearest Railway Station: Trichy Junction Railway Station
Thillai NagarThillai Nagar is a distinctive posh locality of Tiruchirappalli located in the city centre. Thillai Nagar is an important residential and commercial neighborhood having an advantage of closer proximity to almost all other important parts of the city. Furthermore, Thillai Nagar is considered as the busiest locality in the district with business activities happening round the clock. Also, the locality is home of a lot of international brands like Adidas, Reebok and so on.
Thillai Nagar – Quick Facts
Nearest Bus stand: Chatram Bus Stand
Nearest Railway Station: Trichy Fort Station
Some of the other important localities of Trichy include
- KK Nagar