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Rockfort Ucchi Pillayar Temple

Tiruchi, India
+91 431 270 4621
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A gr8 treat to your eyes and soul

This temple which is at the heart of the city is a must see destination. Believing the myth, this... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2017
Bengaluru, India
Excellent Temple on the Top

I climbed this mountain top temple on a rainy day & the feel was excellent when I reached on the... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2017
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

This temple which is at the heart of the city is a must see destination. Believing the myth, this is place when the boy who made the lord vishnu idol to be on sand from vibheeshna vanished. This temple has 417 steps, and has two...More

1  Thank Ajithsarma
Reviewed 8 September 2017

I climbed this mountain top temple on a rainy day & the feel was excellent when I reached on the top - the view from the top is worth experiencing - about 500 steps I guess to reach on the top - the road to...More

Thank saanms
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

One of the main attractions Manicka vinayagar at the base of hill and thayumanavar at the mid hill are divine, slightly tougher for old people to climb But younsters will enjoy

Thank rajeshwar g
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

This my first time visiting this temple , going over there good exercise around 400 step The city view over there amazing and the air fresh

1  Thank fatih a
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The temple is situated on top of the mountain hitch gives it the name ! The main attraction is not in the temple but in the view from above the breath taking view of river kavery and bridges along with entire Trichy city looking so...More

Thank RafZ B
Reviewed 2 March 2017

we had to walk abit to this temple as no proper parking spot. On the way got haggled by un licensed money changer. Our driver told not to exchange currency with them as apparently fake notes given sometimes. Even though it had many steps but...More

1  Thank Mys3
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Make it a point to visit this hilltop in the evening or early morning to get a glimpse of the beautiful landscape below and the soothing cool breeze on the top after worshipping Lord Ganesha.

1  Thank Mohan2013
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

When to get blessing from Lord Ganesha. Bought Carpet grass garland and climb 417 steps. From there can see the whole trichy city. Nice view and on top got stall to buy drinks. Need to pay Indian rupees 100 to bring any camera devices including...More

1  Thank Kuna88
Reviewed 1 December 2016

This is must visit place for its cultural value. there is wealth of ancient architecure It takes time to climb to the top The thayumanavar temple, 100 pillar manadapam are very rich in tradition There are few caves and tunnels /enroute.there are some 500 steps...More

Thank ejsarma
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Very nice to be in this temple.. Around 350 steps and didn't find much tough to climb but still elders may feel difficulty in climbing.. Car parking is a real challenge since all nearby roads are very narrow..

Thank manickraja
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24 February 2015|
Response from manivannan r | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is from 1st January 2016 The Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments Department has directed temples under its control to enforce the rules pertaining to the attire of devotees and visitors according to the agamas... More