India - Coimbatore City Information

by V.A.Ponmelil (All rights reserved by the author)

Coimbatore City Information

Coimbatore or Kovai is the third largest city in Tamil Nadu and is called as 'The Manchester of South India'.

Due to the salubrious climate, the city is also known as poor man's Ooty.

Coimbatore is known for the manufacture of motor pump sets and varied engineering goods and handloom products.

Places of Interest:

Anamalai Wildlife Sanctuary - This Sanctuary has various kinds of fauna like tiger, elephant sloth bear, black headed oriole etc.
  
Siruvani Waterfalls and Dam - The waterfalls and the dam provide enchanting panoramic view.
  
Black Thunder - The Park is the Asia's No.1 Water Theme Park with adventurous water games and land games.

VOC Park - The Park dedicated to the memory of VO Chidambaram Pillai, has Mini Zoo, Children Train, Children Play Equipments, and Garden with pre-historic Dinosaurs.

Jolly World - This is a theme park which is planned similar to Disney Land of USA. 

Kovai Kutralam - Kovai Kutralam water falls at Siruvani is scenically enchanting and Siruvani is the source of drinking water supply to Coimbatore.  

 

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