Uphill Drive To Valparai
Sit behind the wheels to embark on an adventurous ride to Valparai with your friends, family, or
partner. It is one of the most popular things to do in Coimbatore as this venturesome drive takes you
through some of the most exhilarating landscapes with breathtaking views of the Anaimalai hills at 3,500
feet above sea level.
Distance From Coimbatore To Valparai: 109 Kilometers
Total Time: 3 Hours 30 Minutes (Approx.)
Wildlife Safari At Indira Gandhi Wildlife
Go on a wildlife safari to Indira Gandhi Wildlife Sanctuary to witness nature and wildlife at its best.
in the Anamalai mountain range, covered with dense forest, and inhabited by various species of plants
animals, this protected area is one of the best tourist places near Coimbatore to enjoy wildlife safari
Location: Pollachi, District Coimbatore
Timings: 10 am to 6 pm
Entry Fee: Adults: INR 20; Children: INR 10; Free entry for kids below 5
Siruvani Hills. It is one of the few
places near Coimbatore where people can feel the blessings of nature showering upon them in the form of
droplets from the waterfall.
Location: Kovai Kutralam Road, Booluvampatti, Near Karunya Nagar, Tamil Nadu
Distance From Coimbatore: 1 hour
Timings: 10 am to 3:30 pm; Closed on Mondays
Entry Fee: Free Entry
Your trip to Coimbatore will not be complete
witnessing the most important aspect of the city, the Textile Museum. One of the foremost things to do
Coimbatore is to visit this historical museum which displays the growth of textile industry from the era
spinning wheel to the modern-day sewing machines.
Location: SBI Avinashi Road, Avinashi Road, MGR Nagar, Civil Aerodrome Post, Peelamedu, Coimbatore
Timings: 9 am to 6 pm
Located within the premises of the Forest
campus, the Gass Forest Museum is a government run natural history museum. One of the popular things to
Coimbatore is to tour this museum and witness the level of creativity of minds that reflects from the
specimen kept inside the museum such as the stuffed Gaur, stuffed peacock, and stuffed Chinkara.
Location: Cowley Brown Road, RS Puram, Coimbatore
Timings: 9 am to 1 pm, and 2 pm to 5:30 pm
Entry Fee: Adults: INR 10; and Children: INR 5
One of the best things to do around
automobile lovers is to visit this visionary car museum built by the efforts of GD Naidu, an
Tamil Nadu. The museum displays a variety of Indian, German, British, Japanese, French, and American
have been maintained in the best motorable condition.
Location: 733, 734, Avinashi Rd President Hall, Govind Naidu Charities, Race Course, P N Palayam, Coimbatore
Timings: 9 am to 5 pm
Entry Fee: Adults: INR 50; Children: INR 20; Free for kids below 6 years
Take some time from your Coimbatore local
sightseeing tour to appreciate the architectural masterpiece of the Adiyogi Shiva Statue. This gigantic
tall, and 147 feet long statue dedicated to Lord Shiva, is not only a symbol of inner peace and, self
transformation but has also been featured in the Guinness Book of world records.
Location: Maha Shivaratri Grounds, Isha Yoga Center Road, Velliangiri Foothills, Ishana Vihar Post, Coimbatore
Timings: 8 am to 8 pm
Trekking and camping are the most thrilling and popular things to do in Coimbatore. There are numerous trekking trails in and around Coimbatore which would help to calm your adrenaline and enjoy the scenic views of the hills. Some of the most famous trekking places in Coimbatore include Dhoni Hills, Perumal Peak, Vellari Mala, and Thalaiyar Falls trek.