World India Tamil Nadu Tiruchirapalli Chettinad

Chettinad , Tiruchirapalli

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Historical, Museums
Languages Spoken
Tamil and English
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1-2 Days
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Chettinad is famous for its cuisine as well as for the Nattukottai Chettiars who had been associated to the banking and business sectors since ages. Also famous for the huge country homes of the Chettiars do check out the Chettinad’s museum that is housed in one such mansion and showcases some of the fine jewelry, utensils and textiles of this region. Do visit the Meenakshi Sundereshwar temple also and check out the Chola dynasty architecture and the oorani (tank) with water lilies in it.

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Rohan Mittal
Aug 05, 2016
The famous Chettinad cuisine comes from this very region of Tamil Nadu. Chettinad cuisine uses a variety of fresh ground spices and the dishes are hot
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