A city in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu, Tiruchirapalli is speckled with a fine selection of ancient temples and historical edifices. The Rockfort Temple is a massive temple complex in the city that flaunts brilliant Dravidian temple architecture. Ucchi Pillayar, Thayumanavar, and Manikka Vinayakar are some of the most important temples in this religious complex. Dedicated to Lord Vishnu, Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple is another iconic temple that is famous for its sheer size, architectural exquisiteness, aesthetic appeal and heritage value. Jambukeshwara Temple, which is dedicated to the element of water, and Erumbeeswarar Temple- a Shiva temple located atop a hill that offers panoramic views of the region are popular places to visit. Built on the River Kallanai, the Kallanai Dam, which is nearly 2000 year old, is a worth-visiting site. Puliyancholai is a patch of green near a beautiful waterfall, ideal for enjoying a picnic in the area. Chinna Kadai Street is an important shopping centre in the city that offers a good range of apparels, jewellery and other merchandise. Enticing heritage-lovers to discover its unusual legacy, this town has become a niche destination in the region. To explore the best of what this beautiful temple town has on offer, tourists can pick an affordable and tailor-made travel package from MakeMyTrip.