Ottapidaram

#12 of 13 things to do in Tuticorin

Ottapidram is just 35 km away from Tuticorin and is the home of the famous freedom fighter V O Chidambaram Pillai also called VOC. The small town is a famous tourist attraction for people and devotees who come to visit the Ulagamman Goddess Temple and Jakkammal Temple whose architectures are dated back to the 17th century. The house of VOC is converted into a library for people to see some rare photographs and items belonging to VOC and his family. The main attraction will be the fort of Kattabomman that is under the maintenance of the State government and serve as an honor to the freedom fighter.