Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple, Tiruchirappalli

A monumental Hindu shrine dominating the Srirangam skyline Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple is dedicated to an incarnation of Vishnu. Constructed in the ornately decorated Dravidian architecture, the temple remains one of the most significant shrines devoted to the Supreme God. Take your time to explore the seven prakharas, stretched out gloriously over 63.1 hectares (156 acres) and containing 21 magnificent towers. A bustling, colorful hub, the temple hosts festivals for almost 250 days of the calendar year, and as one of the largest religious complexes in the world, the site attracts pilgrims from across the globe. For Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple and beyond, use our Tiruchirappalli road trip planning tool to get the most from your Tiruchirappalli vacation.
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  • Wonderful experience. Beautiful temple. Rich culture and tradition of Hinduism can be experienced. Too much crowd. Even, 250 RS queue is long and managed horribly. No proper info of what’s...  more »
  • A vast sacred temple with history written all over it. It is said to be the biggest temple in Asia in terms of area. Very good arrangements are available for Darshan of the Msin Diety. However...  more »
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