Marudamalai Temple, Coimbatore

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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. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Marudamalai Temple by using our Coimbatore holiday planning site .
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  • This temple is in the hills, the drive to the temple is beautiful. You have to climb nearly 100 steps to reach the temple. The deity here is Lord Murugan, many devotees visit this temple. It occupies ...  more »
  • There is an entry fee for all vehicles to go up. It is a 3 km hills which takes 10 minutes to go up. It would be a good view from top. Avoid weekends to get a good dharshan. Weekdays the entry is allo...  more »
  • Good drive outside city to hillside , abode if Lord Muruga in serene environment , better visit early morning or late evening to enjoy the breeze and mountains around  more »
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