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Sathuragiri Shiva Temple

Saptur R.F, Srivilliputhur 625705, India
+91 4563 288 155
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A Divine trip

Not everybody can take this trip is what I believe. For people known to me have made so many... read more

Reviewed yesterday
P M N
Pilgrimage

Sathuragiri Hill is well known for Sundara Mahalingam and Santhana Mahalingam Temples. Two of us... read more

Reviewed April 15, 2018
Abraham P
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Saptur R.F, Srivilliputhur 625705, India
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+91 4563 288 155
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"trekking experience"
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"every month"
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"place to stay"
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"western ghats"
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"holy place"
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"route"
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"sundara"
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Reviewed yesterday

Not everybody can take this trip is what I believe. For people known to me have made so many attempts to take this trip (max is 6 times) ultimately it is only the 6th time that they were able to take this trip. This was...More

Thank P M N
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Reviewed 15 April 2018

Sathuragiri Hill is well known for Sundara Mahalingam and Santhana Mahalingam Temples. Two of us started from Madurai by car and reached the base by 1 pm on 14.08. 2017. Forest officials checked our bags for plastic. We started our trek after praying to Karupusamy....More

2  Thank Abraham P
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Reviewed 23 March 2018

a beautiful , serene and a spiritual spot full of adventurous too... it took around 5 hours to reach sathuragiri temple to reach from thaniparai for an average speed trekker. for elders it took around 7 hours but what really amazing is even elders and...More

Thank bulletgenes
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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Until you reach watrap you wouldn't realise what's in-store , the moment you enter thaniparai village the entire eco system changes you are in midst of nature suffused with divinity . Govt can completely ban trekking in these hills to leave it undisturbed . Lot...More

1  Thank meghashyam
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Reviewed 8 December 2017

had a nice darshan cum trekking experience while travelling to the temple via the mountains and rocks and everyone should visit this temple.

Thank logababa
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Reviewed 18 November 2017

Blessed Place. Is only open for travel during 3 days every Full moon & 3 days around every New Moon (Could be closed during monsoons). Check with the forest department (Number available online) - Very helpful officials. Stay in Madurai & make the trip (Roughly...More

4  Thank rohitmarathe
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Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Every year we went to vellingiri temple. This year some people spoke about sathuragiri temple like vellingiri temple. So we planed to go sathuragiri. We enjoyed Trekking experience. Nice God dharsam and also provide annathanam.

2  Thank Karthi23021991
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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Recently went to have darshan of Shiva temple at Sathuragiri along with friends and family. The place is very good. The route is partly paved with steps and the rest is rocks and sand. It would need a great effort to climb the hills when...More

Thank Jagadh_Yathrikan
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

there are 2 entrance for trekking to reach the shiva temples up in the western ghats. the main route is from "thaanipaarai". it is a primary route for people in virudhunagar, madurai, tirunelveli. 24 hrs bus facilities are done in srivilliputhur bus stand to thaaniparai.this...More

2  Thank karthicksudarsan
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Reviewed 22 January 2017

I had gone to this temple twice, a very holy place! Not advisable to senior adults and heart patients. You need to climb the rock for 2 to 3 hours time to reach the temple! My advise would be to visit the temple in rainy...More

1  Thank Pethachi L
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Raja0205
26 May 2017|
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Response from Saravanan2014 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. You can visit this temple during non rainy days. As South West monsoon is not in full swing and raining is less you can visit now.Forest department also restricting devotees during rainy days.
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Response from Pradeep kumar S | Reviewed this property |
It will be open only on before and next day of full moon day/ No moon day. before starting you can call to the temple administration...
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