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Alagarkoil Temple and Shrine

| Solaimalai Hill, Madurai 625001, India
+91 452 247 0228
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| Solaimalai Hill, Madurai 625001, India
+91 452 247 0228
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is around 20-25kms away from Madurai city. It is a pretty big temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu. It is one of the 108 Divyadeshams dedicated to Vishnu. There are lots of monkeys on the way to temple and also inside the complex.

Thank easwaran_nn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Alagaekoil temple in Madhuri is so nice and famous also it's have beautiful nature in it with excellent location and nice built

Thank hari957
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The most enjoyable place.alagar festival is most celebrative 18 padikarupan temple is most attractive and spiritual.all Madurai people are so good and brave.theerthavari the water source at the top of alagar hills lake in front of temple is so big and beautiful .you will find...More

Thank Thiruselvam768
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Located at the down-hills of the ranges named after the Lord (Azhagar), this temple is one of the oldest and famously associated with Meenakshi Kalyanam (wedding of Lord Meenakshi). One of the must visit temples in Madurai city.

Thank Prabhu P
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Made mostly of stone, this is an exquisite Vishnu temple located in Madurai. This temple has several statues of Lord Vishnu in different postures carved out of Stone. The temple architecture is also good. It's a well maintained large temple.

Thank Rajani B
Reviewed 28 August 2017

This was a truly amazing temple. The main deity is above the ground but there are lots more under the ground level. Very unique and huge temple mostly underground. Amazed by the construction prowess of the mighty at that time, probably overly 3000 years old...More

1  Thank Prasanth G
Reviewed 24 August 2017

This temple made me nostalgic. Its the most visited temple after Sri Meenakshi Amman temple. It is very beautiful from inside however has a lot of monkeys around the temple so one needs to be careful while carrying a water bottle or eatables in hand...More

Thank vsm993_13
Reviewed 24 August 2017

30 mins drive from city centre. A good place where you have no distractions other than temple. A must visit place !!!

Thank vijaya r
Reviewed 17 August 2017

I need to say this in the same breath. The temple is beautiful. The architecture style is pretty similar to that of the Meenakshi Amman Temple. The drive was beautiful. The last 500mts especially to the Temple however was littered. Here is the irony of...More

Thank SandySuri
Reviewed 14 August 2017

What a temple, Just got goose bumps after watching the god inside. The Rituals performed inside is worth watching. I had visited at 4PM and the climate and croud was hectic, Since there was a special day (Buddha Poornima).

Thank hemanth s
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