Start your exploration of Tiruppur on a green note. Head to Indira Gandhi Wildlife Sanctuary. The scenic splendor of this place leaves you in awe. Keep your eyes and ears wide open for the surprise sights. This is home to a myriad of wildlife like elephant, gaur, tiger, panther, sloth bear, deer, wild bear, wild dog, porcupine, flying squirrel, jackal, pangolin, civet cat and birds like racket-tailed drongo, re-whiskered bulbul, black headed oriole, tree pie, spotted dove, green pigeon.
Spread over an area of 958 sq.km, this sanctuary is graced with beautiful rivulets, streams, take forests, green covered hills and much more. Amaravathi crocodile farm is a must visit spot. It houses the largest wild breeding population of crocodiles in South India. The project was launched in Amaravathy reservoir for captive breeding of broad snouted Mugger crocodiles which are facing extinction. The sight of crocodiles of varying sizes scattered across the reservoir, sedately opening their mouths and their swift leaps is something you wouldn't want to miss.
A panoramic sight awaits you at Amaravathi dam located in Indira Gandhi wildlife sanctuary. If you are fit, climb the steep steps that will open up to a spectacular view of the plains and the hilly areas. Enjoy boating and relax at Thirumoorthy dam site. You can also explore the remotest regions from here noted for their scenic charm. Soak up the beauty of sunflower farms, coconut groves and paddy fields as you drive your way to Udumalpet. The history buff in you would be disappointed, if you skip the stone sculptures at Tirumurugan Poondi. Get acquainted with the traditional families who have legacy in this art for centuries. Pick your way through the historic temples of Tiruppur known for their brilliant architecture and artistic glory.
The scenic location of the temples adds to their appeal. Arulmigu Subramanyaswamy Temple at Sivanmalai, Arulmigu Uthukuli Murugan Temple, Arulmigu Avinashi Lingeswarar Temple, Avinashi and Thirumuruganpoondi Temple are some of the famous temples and popular tourist destinations. Do plan your trip accordingly if you love to bask in the festive spirit of temples. The chariot festival of Arulmigu Avinashi Lingeswarar Temple, Avinashi draws people in droves. The temple chariot is known for its immaculate wooden carvings.