This bewitching destination of the south is mix blend of history, mystery, and nature. This town on Pabman Island is situated in the southeast Indian state of Tamil Nadu. This beautiful place is desired for its remarkable history and its scenic beauty. This holiest place is believed to have 64 theerthas and theerthams, in and around Rameshwaram. This small town of East that is the place for clean beaches, enshrined ponds and crowded temples are admired by devotees around the world. Traveling to such a place that offers you with the blend of life is the blessing in itself. This holy land caters your all travel needs, situated at a minimum distance from Madurai Airport and railway station, Rameshwaram can be easily explored. Paying your visit to this ancient place will let the avid trippers to visit the famous destinations of South India like Pondicherry, Munnar, Kanyakumari, and Madurai. The visitors who are visiting this holy city for the first time cannot afford to miss the beautifully designed and renowned places. Some of the places that you need to explore are:-
Ramanatha Swamy Temple
This ancient Hindu Temple is devoted to Lord Shiva is sited on located on Rameswaram Island in the state of Tamil Nadu. Located 2 kilometers away from the Rameswaram Temple, this high-caliber temple is one of the 12 jyotirlingas situated in distinctive parts of India. This single stone temple builds in the 12th century is the world famed row of 1212 pillars. This innovatively built temple features 54 m tall gopuram and 22 different wells, the water of these wells taste different and is believed to have healing features.
This heart-stopping place that gives visitors the overview of the Rameshwaram Island is the highest point in Rameshwaram. Known as Rama’s foot, this historical place has imprints of Lord Rama on Chakra. Situated at a distance of 3 kilometers from Railway Station, this two-storied building is famous for its sunrise and sunset. Located in the north-west of Rameshwaram, on the way to Gandhamadhana Parvatham tourists can visit Sugreevar Temple and Theertham.
Five Faced Hanuman Temple
These crowd-pleasing temples have visionary evidence where Hanuman showed his profile with five faces. This beautiful temple features the floating stones that were used for building the Setu Bridge. This five faced temple is designed in a way that statues of Rama, Laxman, Sita, and Hanuman are placed in the temple and all have been saintly worshiped and are admired to the apex.
This world famous bridge which also known as Rama-bridge or Rama Setu is 2 kilometer long bridge that connects Rameshwaram island of India to the north-western coast of Sri Lanka, This bridge which is one of the top-notch place to visit in Rameshwaram is the longest sea bridge in India that compliments the superior architecture of our beautiful country.
This relaxing beach is the renowned spot at Rameswaram which ensures the travelers with the peaceful and memorable time. The ariyaman place is an ideals pot for enjoying activities like boating, surfing, water scooter ride, is a free picnic spot that also has children park, aquarium and, museum. This tranquil place is proved to be the best hangout for tourists, who are longing to enjoy some quality time with their loved ones.
These were some of the famous destinations in Rameshwaram and the admired tourist spots that are known for their history and deeply rooted beliefs. Tourists can also pay their visit to places like Dhanushkodi Temple, Jada Tirtham, Annai Indira Gandhi Road Bridge, Agnitheertham, Erwadi, and many other spiritual places so, pack your bags to collect memories in Rameshwaram “the holy land”.