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Alagarkoil Temple and Shrine

| Solaimalai Hill, Madurai 625001, India
+91 90800 25105
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| Solaimalai Hill, Madurai 625001, India
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Reviewed yesterday

This temple is located in a small hill away from Madurai city! You can find the KAAVAL DEIVAM before entering this shrine. Very attractive!

Thank Dossarathy
Reviewed 4 days ago

For An short trip from Madurai you can get here to Worship the lord Alagar...This temple is run by Priests...Check out the timing before you going there...

1  Thank Raja P
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Good temple, 20 km from madurai. Bit crowded in December due to sabarimala season. Lot of monkeys I could find

Thank Baburajnair
Reviewed 1 week ago

The temple is at a distance of around 20 kms from Madurai. It is a very beautiful temple and is a must visit if you are on a trip to Madurai. The feeling when you reach near the garbhgriha is amazing. It is not as...More

1  Thank Devendra G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can visit 4 important and good temples at and around this location, namely Alagar Koil, Pazhamudhir Cholai, Rakkayi temple and Narasinga Perumal temple, will take approx 3 hours plus to visit all of them , depending on traffic and crowd. Holidays and week ends...More

Thank S Velu M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The drive here was beautiful. The hill is populated by monkeys (baboons) who sit by the road as you drive by. The temple itself is a beautiful place to visit, just wish there was more to do there.

Thank Deepika M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

this temple is dedicated to the brother of meenakshi...has history related to the wedding meenakshi.. must visit temple...has a serene environment.. located on the hill must visit the pazhamudhir chokai murugan temple..and deity rakayee temple when visiting the place..

Thank Mys3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is located in alagarkovil,madurai. 20kms away from madurai city. Hindus must see this place after visiting Meenakshi Amman temple. It takes nearly 10 to 15 mins to finish the darshan. There is a another two temple there in hill named noopuragangai gangai and pazhamuthirsholai....More

Thank Samueljebaraj24
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Good place for trekking. We can walk through different routes. A kind of chill forest temple. Also we can go by cab while climbing the mountain.

Thank Naveen_Subramanian
Reviewed 6 November 2017

One more reason to explore the spiritual destinations of Tamilnadu. Being a person not from Tamilnadu, I can admit that temple construction and the ambience in these temples are lively.

Thank SachuChachu
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Response from Prasanth G | Reviewed this property |
Alagar Kovil is around 22 kms from Meenakshi Temple. You would need around 1 hour approx in Alagar Kovil. Be careful with your baggage if any as there are lot of monkeys in the premises. Try to go before noon as it gets... More
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