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Address: Tiruchi, India
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Nice city view

This my first time visiting this temple , going over there good exercise around 400 step The city view over there amazing and the air fresh

Reviewed 9 April 2017
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Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

This my first time visiting this temple , going over there good exercise around 400 step The city view over there amazing and the air fresh

1 Thank fatih a
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Reviewed 15 March 2017

The temple is situated on top of the mountain hitch gives it the name ! The main attraction is not in the temple but in the view from above the breath taking view of river kavery and bridges along with entire Trichy city looking so young and fresh .I would suggest you to take your cameras and take shots !!

Thank RafZ B
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Reviewed 2 March 2017

we had to walk abit to this temple as no proper parking spot. On the way got haggled by un licensed money changer. Our driver told not to exchange currency with them as apparently fake notes given sometimes. Even though it had many steps but didnt feel it was though. My little girl 3 years old climbed stairs on own... More 

1 Thank Mys3
Chennai (Madras), India
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Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Make it a point to visit this hilltop in the evening or early morning to get a glimpse of the beautiful landscape below and the soothing cool breeze on the top after worshipping Lord Ganesha.

1 Thank Mohan2013
Yishun, Singapore
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Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

When to get blessing from Lord Ganesha. Bought Carpet grass garland and climb 417 steps. From there can see the whole trichy city. Nice view and on top got stall to buy drinks. Need to pay Indian rupees 100 to bring any camera devices including mobile phone.

Thank Kuna88
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Reviewed 1 December 2016

This is must visit place for its cultural value. there is wealth of ancient architecure It takes time to climb to the top The thayumanavar temple, 100 pillar manadapam are very rich in tradition There are few caves and tunnels /enroute.there are some 500 steps to climb

Thank ejsarma
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Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Very nice to be in this temple.. Around 350 steps and didn't find much tough to climb but still elders may feel difficulty in climbing.. Car parking is a real challenge since all nearby roads are very narrow..

Thank manickraja
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Reviewed 16 October 2016

This beautiful temple is located on the hill Rockfort.It is a hill-cave temple of Lord Ganesha.You have to climb around 300 steps to reach this temple.The temple is very small and it is a divinely experience.Once you reach the top you can see the stunning view of Trichy,Srirangam Temple and other places too.When you reach the top you will expirience... More 

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Reviewed 12 October 2016

Rock fort stands tall in the city and can be seen from quite a distance. There are close to 320 steps to reach the top. However there are various stops in between and you will not feel the strain at all. On the way up, there is a temple dedicated to lord shiva. Further up is a shrine dedicated to... More 

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Coimbatore, India
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Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Excellent cave temple with steps built within to climb up. Steep climb. Thayumaana Swamy, with Ambaal and Ganesh atop the hillock..whole Trichy city can be seen from top angle..

Thank DrValliappan

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