Azhagar Kovil

Azhagar Kovil

About 21 Kms North East of Madurai, stands a celebrated Vishnu Temple dedicated to Lord Alagar. The temple is situated on a hill amidst panoramic surroundings. The shrine is know as Alagarkoil and the hill , Solaimalai. The temple also contain some beautiful carvings and makes the visit rewarding. Palamudirsolai, one of the six abodes of Lord Subramaniya is located atop the Hill.

Photo Gallery

  • Azhagar Kovil
  • Azhagar Kovil Mandapam
  • Thirumalirunsolai

How to Reach:

By Air

Madurai Airport is the nearest and located at Avaniyapuram, about 12 kilometres (7.5 mi) from Madurai city.

By Train

Madurai Junction is the nearest railway station to reach here.

By Road

Buses from State Transport Corporation ply from Madurai city regularly. Can reach in own vehicles from Madurai city.