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Rockfort Temple

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Reviewed 18 July 2018

This is a fabulous place for travellers to India for the first time. Beyond that, there is nothing here.

Thank hendreez
Reviewed 12 May 2018

Such an awesome temple constructed atop the huge piece of rock; the experience of climbing to the temple early in the Morning as the Sun was rising was such an awesome experience.

Thank KediaSaurav
Reviewed 7 April 2018

A beautiful temple one must visit, with a mesmerizing view when you reach to the top of the Rock Fort temple.

Thank msusha
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

The temple is definitely one of the most unique places I've seen. The stairs are many but punctuated with plane areas so the climb isn't arduous. The view from top is absolutely gorgeous. You can visit either at sunrise or set.. you'll get equally panoramic...More

Thank Yogesh J
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Awesome temple, nice place, clean Came many times, beautiful view of trichy to see from temple. Love to be a trichy person

1  Thank Vinod p
Reviewed 10 March 2018

This is a wonderful temple complex constructed on a hillock in the middle of the city. The temple has a rock cut cave from the Pallava period to the west at ground level. As one climbs up the hill, after roughly 300 steps, to the...More

1  Thank Niranchan
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Nice if you visit in evening or earl morning , If you wish to go in some time after 9 O CLOCK will have little tuff time , but when you reached top the temple all tiredness go off

Thank ManishChabor
Reviewed 16 January 2018

350 steps to climb, every step in devotion, a prayer on the lips endeavouring in motion, the toil is worth it for the glimpse of him, ensconced in a fort, the world is his whim. Three temples and a very good experience. At the begining...More

2  Thank Anup23081968
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

The temple is built on ancient rock formerly by Pallava Kings. You can find two temples here , ucchi pillayar Kovil and Thayumanaswami Kovil. History tells there were many wars to take control of this fortification. One can get complete view of Srirangam and Trichy...More

Thank SurajKamath
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
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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
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