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Rockfort Temple

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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 18 February 2015

The place is superb as a high altitude balcony apart from the spiritual angle. worship Lord Ganesh and Thayumanava swamy and then the kids will have memorable view of the city.The climb itself is worth the trouble of noisy prelude of chinna-kadai street entrance. Be...More

5  Thank narayanan a
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 13 January 2016

Readers, I was also confused when I first entered here-- what it is,a fort,an assembly of temples or only rocks? The administrators has tried to keep it like that---an indeterminate entity.Rocks,yes,you get a huge mass of them,stacked to a dizzy height of more than 400...More

1  Thank ghosal_rg
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here on a Sunday around 5pm and although the market streets leading up to the entrance of the site where absolutly packed to capacity with people the temple itself was enjoyable and quite peaceful compared to the outside world. I would not recommend...More

1  Thank ACrichTravel
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.

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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

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Reviewed 9 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 9 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 4 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
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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