Travel Info

Bus Services

Pilgrims coming from Chennai direction has to come to Madurai and get down at Krishnan Koil Bus Stop on the way to Srivilliputhur then go to Watrap (Watthirairuppu). From Watrap have to go to Thaanipaarai, the base of the hill. Buses are available even from Srivilliputhur itself to Watrap and Thaniparai. Pilgrims travelling from South have to pass through Nagercoil – Tirunelveli – Rajapalayam – Srivilliputhur – Watrap -Thaniparai.

Distance from

Madurai to Watrap 65 km (60 km from airport & 68 km from maatuthavani)

Virudnagar to Watrap 35 km

Rajapalayam to Watrap 31 km

Train Services

One has to take Shenkottai Express from Chennai and get down at Srivilliputhur. Then from there they can take a bus to Thaniparai (base of the Saturagiri Hill)

Air Services

Nearest Airport - Chennai.