About Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai
Founded in 1957 by philanthropist and industrialist late Shri Karumuttu Thiagrajan Chettiar, Thiagrajar College of Engineering (TCE) is an ISO9001:2008 certified institution affiliated to Anna University, and situated in Madurai (the temple city).Read more
To know more about Thiagrajar College of Engineering please visit our website: https://www.tce.edu
The temple city of Madurai, poised on the banks of the Vaigai river, has a history of over 2400 years. Madurai is the third largest city in Tamil Nadu and has been poetically referred to as the Athens of the East and the City of Festivals.Read more
You will not afford to miss the world famous Meenakshi Sundareswarar Temple, which glows at the middle of the city. You would love to spend some time at the Gandhi Memorial Museum and the Thirumalai Naickkar Palace which has attracted several learned people from across the world. Madurai is also strategically located among several tourist regions in Tamil Nadu.
Nearby places to Madurai
Kodaikanal which is 120 kms from Madurai is one of the very popular and most sought holiday destination hill resorts in South India. This hill station stands 7200 feet above sea level and situated in upper Palani hills of the Western Ghats. Kodaikanal is also popularly known as the Princess of Hill stations. The cool and misty weather, the scenic beauty of the rolling hills and the wooded forest of Kodaikanal and its surroundings will mesmerize any visitor throughout the year. Read more
The very sound of the word Thekkady conjures up images of elephants, unending chains of hills and spice-scented plantations. Thekkady is one of the finest wildlife reserves in India and spread across the entire district are picturesque plantations and hill towns that hold great apportunities for treks and mountain walks.
The Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary is one of the world’s most fascinating natural wildlife reserves. Noted for its geomorphology, diversity of wildlife and scenic beauty, the Reserve which is 140 kms from Madurai attracts visitors from all over the world.
Rameswaram which is 170 kms from Madurai is known for one of India’s most venerated and most visited Shiva shrines, dedicated to Sri Ramanathaswamy. It is so intimately associated with the life of Sri Rama, the hero of the epic Ramayana. There is a traditional belief among the Hindus that a pilgrimage to Kashi will be complete only after a visit to Rameswaram, also hailed as “Benaras of the South”.
Madurai is well-connected by air, road, and rail to all the major cities of the state and the country. Read more
Madurai has an ultra-modern airport terminal which services to countries like Dubai, Sri Lanka and to cities like Chennai, Bengaluru , Mumbai, New Delhi and Hyderabad .From Madurai Airport to Thiagarajar Engineering college Driving Distance is 12.8 kms or 7.9 miles or 6.9 n miles and Driving Time is 26 minutes.
Madurai is a part of the Quadrilateral National Highway project and is just 2 hours from Trichy, 6 hours from Chennai, 4.5 hours from Coimbatore, and 2.5 hours from Tirunelveli. You may either take a bus ride or a self-ride in a car. From Mattuthavani bus depot driving Distance is 12.8 kms and driving time is 31 minutes. From Aarapalayam Bus Depot the driving distance is 8 kms and driving time is 19 minutes.
The Madurai Railway Junction is a vital centre in the rail network of the Southern Railways. Trains ply from Madurai to all major cities like Chennai, Trichy, Tirunelveli, Bengaluru, Mumbai and Delhi. Driving Distance is 5.9 kms and driving time is 13 minutes.
List of Hotels Nearer To Conference Venue (TCE)
|CLASS- I Hotels|
|Name of the Hotel||Website||Approximate Distance|
|The Gateway Hotel||https://gateway.tajhotels.com/en-in/pasumalai-madurai/||3 KM|
|Regency Madurai||https://www.grthotels.com/madurai||5 KM|
|The Thangam Grand||http://thethangamgrand.in/||8 KM|
|Madurai Residency||http://www.madurairesidency.com/||6 KM|
|Hotel Germanus||http://www.hotelgermanus.org/||7 KM|
|Rathna Residency||http://www.hotelrathnaresidency.com/||6 KM|
|Royal Court||http://www.royalcourtindia.com/||6 KM|
|Hotel Supreme||http://www.hotelsupreme.in/||6 KM|
|Star Residency Hotels||http://www.starresidencyhotels.com/||9 KM|