Namakkal District has many temples and shrines for a tourist to offer for a visit. The Anjaneyar Temple, Narasimhar Temple, Koolippatti Murugan Temple, Thathagiri Murugan Temple, Thiruchengodu Ardhanareeswarar Temple and Muthugapatty Periya Swamy Temple are some of the famous attractions. The Namakkal Fort is another tourist hotspot. Belukurichi Palaniyappar Temple and Naina Malai are other popular tourist hubs. Namakkal District is also home to famous hill station Kolli Hills.
Like the rest of South India, Namakkal experiences severe summer climate, hence the best time to visit the city is after the monsoons, during the months of October to March when the temperature is moderate. Namakkal is located close to many major cities; hence travelling to Namakkal is not difficult. It is well connected by road. Namakkal certainly is a must visit destination for every traveller. Important Tourist Places are listed below;