Trip Planner:   Asia  /  India  /  Tamil Nadu  /  Coimbatore District  /  Coimbatore  /  Historic Sites  /  Marudamalai Temple

Marudamalai Temple, Coimbatore

4.7
#2 of 54 in Things to do in Coimbatore
Religious Site Tourist Spot
Climb the 50 stairs to reach the hilltop temple of Marudamalai Temple, and enjoy the spiritual atmosphere. Dedicated to Murugan, the Hindu god of war, the temple probably dates back to the 12th century. After your ascent, take in the panoramic views of the Coimbatore city skyline and the verdant hills that surround the ancient structure. Murugan devotees flock from all over India to pay their respects here, so expect crowds and a possible wait to enter the temple. Take a look at our Coimbatore tourist route planner to schedule your visit to Marudamalai Temple and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
Create an itinerary including Marudamalai Temple
map
Reviews
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
439 reviews
  • one of the best temple in coimbatore. on the way agri university is there.being a hill area climatic condition is very nice  more »
  • A must visit if you are a follower of Lord Murugan. Located up on hill, it requires devotees to climb many steps to reach the temple - which could be a problem for seniors. But it is a must visit for ...  more »
  • Marudamalai is a beautiful place to visit in the evenings. Its a small hill and it takes a few steps to get to the temple. The view from the hill top is excellent and the temple is huge with a lot of ...  more »

Plan your trip to Coimbatore

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Coimbatore

You'll find the main bulk of accommodations in Coimbatore to the east of Coimbatore North Junction. An abundance of budget and mid-range hotels lie scattered across this built-up district, offering ease of access to the main urban sites, and the convenience of the train station. Take a look along the road leading from the center to the airport for more hotels, getting more luxurious the farther east you go.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
TripAdvisor
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor

Plans in Coimbatore by other users

2 days in Coimbatore BY A USER FROM INDIA July, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: July, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Coimbatore BY A USER FROM INDIA September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Coimbatore BY A USER FROM INDIA August, kids, culture, popular PREFERENCES: August, kids, culture ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 39 days in Tamil Nadu BY A USER FROM INDIA August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in India BY A USER FROM KENYA August, kids, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: August, kids, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Coimbatore BY A USER FROM INDIA August, romantic, popular PREFERENCES: August, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Coimbatore BY A USER FROM INDIA September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Coimbatore, Ooty (Udhagamandalam) & Munnar BY A USER FROM INDIA August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 54 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA September, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: September, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 15 days in Coimbatore, Ooty (Udhagamandalam) & Bengaluru BY A USER FROM INDIA July, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: July, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Coimbatore BY A USER FROM INDIA July, teens, relaxing, popular PREFERENCES: July, teens, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Coimbatore BY A USER FROM INDIA November, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: November, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans