A temple city. The Meenakshi Amman Temple is a grand masterpiece, built by stone. Its beautiful sculptures will enthrall you.
Madurai is accessible by air, rail and bus from major cities.
A hot place, almost round the year.
Madurai is called the "Temple City". It is famous for the Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple. As a piece of architecture, it is marvelous! It is a grand structure, with high roofs and abounding sculptures! One should see it to know it!
There are good restaurants attached to hotels. If you are in Madurai, try to taste their speciality dish, idli, for breakfast.
Cotton is suggested.