Madurai is one of the most famous centers of pilgrimage in India and also the prime site of heritage in Tamil Nadu. Considered as the cultural capital of Tamilnadu, Madurai is the oldest continually inhabited city in the Indian peninsula, with a history dating all the way back to the 3rd century BCE. Typically, 2 days is required to explore best Madurai tour packages. The city is very well known for Madurai Meenakshi Temple which is one among the largest temples in India. Along with Meenakshi Temple, Thirumalai Nayak Mahal, Koodal Alagar Temple, Srivilliputhur Andal Temple and Thirupparankundram Temple are other important places to visit in Madurai.
Trichy, Thanjavur, Rameswaram, Kodaikanal, Chidambaram, and Kumbakonam are also close to Madurai and 4-5 day trips can be planned to visit Madurai along with these places.