Coimbatore travel guide

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You're Going to Love Coimbatore

In the 19th century, Coimbatore was the center of India's industrial revolution, and it has retained a prosperous, outward-looking atmosphere. Hospitable and full of interesting sights, Coimbatore is also a great base to explore the tourist attractions in Tamil Nadu.

Top 5 Reasons to Visit Coimbatore

When to Visit Coimbatore

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Sightseers will probably prefer to travel to Coimbatore during the winter, from November through March. Summers are baking hot, but with hill stations and water parks nearby, respite is available.

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How to Get to Coimbatore

Airports near Coimbatore

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Where to Stay in Coimbatore

There some excellent high-end accommodation options in the city, including Le Méridien Coimbatore, which specializes in dining facilities, and the Vivanta by Taj - Surya, which has a popular spa center.

Popular Neighborhoods in Coimbatore

Where to stay in popular areas of Coimbatore

Most booked hotels in Coimbatore

How to Get Around Coimbatore

The Cost of Living in Coimbatore

Shopping Streets

Cross Cut Road is the main shopping street, and you'll find everything from electronics stores to some of the most colorful textile outlets you will ever see.

Groceries and Other

Local supermarkets include Reliance Fresh and Big Bazaar. Expect to pay around ₹150-160 for a gallon of milk.

Cheap meal
Cheap meal
S$ 2.03
A pair of jeans
A pair of jeans
S$ 32.86
Single public transport ticket
Single public transport ticket
S$ 0.25
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
S$ 2.06

Where to Eat in Coimbatore

If you want to gorge on southern Indian seafood, chicken, and - most importantly - vegetarian delights, try restaurants like Junior Kuppanna or Jalpaan Coimbatore. For a broader Asian fusion menu, Bird on Tree is a good alternative. Meals should cost no more than ₹200-300 per person.

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