Coimbatore is a major city in the southern state of Tamil Nadu in India situated on the banks of the River Noyyal. Coimbatore is not your usual travel city but this industrial town has a lot to offers to its visitors. It is also referred to as the "Manchester of South India" due to its cotton production and textile industries. The city is surrounded by the Western Ghats, owing to which there are several offbeat getaways from the place and trekking is a much preferred activity among the Best Things To Do in Coimbatore. The popular trekking getaways from Coimbatore are Nishani Motte Trek in Coorg, Trek to Lakshmi Hills in Munnar and Glenmorgan Trek in Ooty. Coimbatore is a hub of various industries and infrastructure revolving around engineering goods, textile mills, educational institutions, health care facilities and hospitality.
This city also has places that interest the tourists and the Best Things To Do in Coimbatore is visiting its historical landmarks, buildings, wildlife reserves, cultural art centres and parks. Dhyanalinga Yogic Temple, Anjeneyar Kovil and Perur Pateeshwarar Temple are famous temples that boasts of great architecture and sculptures that are more than 1000 years old. Athar Jamaat Masjid, Valankulam Lake, G.D.Naidu Car Museum and Kovai kutraalam waterfall are among other major attractions in Coimbatore. The city also acts as a buffer town between most South Indian tourist destinations like Ooty, Tanjore, Velankanni, Rameswaram, Madurai, Coorg and Munnar. One must visit this city for its friendly culture and hospitality.