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Manora Fort is a eight storeyed hexagonal tower built during early 19th century. It is near the coast and the fort is around 25 meters high.

One can visit upto second level of the fort. From above, one can view the mangroves and the nearby lighthouse too. The monument was affected by 2005 Tsunami.

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Parking Difficulty : High
Walking Needed : For 75 Feets
Time Needed : 30-50 minutes
Open Timings : 10.00 AM to 6:00 PM
Still Photography : Allowed
Video Photography : Allowed
Tropical Climate for most part of the year.
Carry Refreshments
Wear Comfortable Shoes
Wear Cotton Dress
Carry Binoculars
Nearest Railway Station : Mannargudi Railway Station
Nearest Airport : Madurai or Trichy Airport
Nearest National Highway : NH32
Nearest Landmark : Manora Childrens Park

Though it is near the seashore, there is no beach here. However, one will be interested in the nearby mangroves which is a bio diversity spot.


Manora Beach Road, Sarabendrarajanpattinam. Pincode : 614723 Thanjavur District, Tamil Nadu


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Open Hours

Weekdays – 10AM to 6PM
Weekends – 10AM to 6PM

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