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In this Booklet we have mention tourist places surrounded by Nagore.
Nagapattinam District .
NAGORE DHARGA SHARIFF
The World Famous Islamic Holy Place Of
Nagore Dargah.which built over the tomb of the Sufi saint Hazrath Nagore Shahul Hamid.
Dargah opening hours: Morning: 4.30AM to 7PM. Evening: After sunset to 9.30PM
Vaduvur Bird Sanctuary
The irrigation tank receives water from November to April every year which attracts a numerous foreign birds from Europe and America.
There are also numerous lakes which provides the most required variety of fishes for the birds.
The Pichavaram Mangrove Forest is the world's third largest mangrove forest.
Pichavaram mangrove forest is located between two prominent estuaries,
There are more than 400 water routes available for boating
Muthupet Mangrooves Lagoon Area
This lagoon covers an area of approximately 6,803.01 ha of which only 4% is occupied by well-grown mangroves.
The rivers-Paminiyar,Koraiyar,Kilaithankiyar Marakkakoraiyar and other tributaries .
Rajarajan king Manimandapam
It had a museum in the ground floor, which was built in 1984 to commemorate the 1000th birth anniversary of Raja Raja Chola, who as the most famous king in Thanjavur.
Thanjavur was the centre of art, religion and architecture during those times.
Point Calimere Wildlife and Bird Sanctuary
Point Calimere Wildlife and Bird Sanctuary(PCWBS) is a 21.47-square-kilometre (8.29 sq mi)protected area in Tamil Nadu The sanctuary was created in 1967 forconservation of the near-threatened blackbuck-antelope, an endemic mammal species of India.
Mastan Palli Dargah - Karaikal
Mastan Syed Dawood dargah at Karaikal is dedicated to the memory of descendant of the prophet who came to Karaikal from Bukhara the capital of turkistan.
Muthupet Dargah - Thiruvarur
Muthupet Dargah is the popular name for Andavar Shahul Dawood Kamlil Valyullah Dargah in the town of Muthupet.
Sarasvathi Mahal - Tanjavor
The Saraswathi Mahal library started as a Royal Library for the private pleasure of the Nayak Kings of Thanjavur who ruled 1535 - 1675 AD.
Poompuhar - Nagapattinam
Poompuhar is located close to the spot where the river Cauveri flows out into the sea.
This ancient port city earlier called as Kaveri poompattinam,served as the Capital of early Chola rulers.
Sangeetha Mahal - Tanjavor
India is renowned all round the world for ancient musical instruments and its well-learned artists.
The southern part of the country has been the birthplace of several such well-famed personalities right from the ancient times.
Pamban Island, also known as Rameswaram Island, is connected to mainland India by the Pamban Bridge which connects the town of Rameswaram on Pamban Island to mainland India.
Danish Fort ( Fort Dansborg) Tharangambadi
Tharangambadi, formerly Tranquebar near the mouth of a distributary of the Kaveri River.
The Danish Fort was built by Danish colony from 1620 to 1845, and it is still known as Trankebar
Papavoor Dargah - Nagapattinam
HAZARATH SHAH KHAJA ALAVUDEEN CHISTHI (R.A) THE FAMOUSE SAINT DARGHA SHAREEFF.
PAPAVOOR Located in Nagapattinam district
Velankanni Church - Nagapattinam
Velankanni has been chosen as one of the heritage cities for HRIDAY - Heritage City Development and Augmentation Yojana scheme of Government of India.
The town is home to a significant Roman Catholic Latine Rite Shrine called the Basilica of Our Lady of Good Health.
Ervadi Dargah - Ramanathpuram
Ervadi is an location of the grave and shrine of Qutbus Sultan Syed Ibrahim Shaheed Badusha, the ruler of Madinah Al Munawwara.
The graves of Emperor Sulthan Syed Ibrahim Shaheed Badusha along with his kith and kin is found in the main dargah campus
Thiyagaragar Temple is a Hindu temple dedicated to the deity Shiva, The temple complex covers 30 acres, and is one of the largest in India.
The temple has six daily rituals at various times from 5:30 a.m. to 10 p.m., and twelve yearly festivals on its calendar
Thirunallar Temple - Karaikal
Tirunallar Saniswaran Temple or Dharbaranyeswarar Temple is a Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Sani(saturn).
The presiding deity is Lord Siva, Dharbaranyeswar and the place Tirunallar was historically called Dharbaranyam.
Amirthakadeswarar Temple - Thirukadaiyur
It is a Hindu temple dedicated to the God Shiva in his manifestation as ("Destroyer of Death") and his wife Parvati.The temple, in line with the temple architecture of the Chola dynasty, occupies a very vast area of 11 acres (45,000 m2), with fivecourtyards, several imposing temple towers, and large and spacious mandapas.