Ramanathaswamy Temple

The Ramanathaswamy Temple in Rameswaram is one of the twelve Jyotirlinga temples dedicated to Lord Shiva. It is famous for its impressive architecture, particularly its long corridors, which are the longest of any Hindu temple.

Pamban Bridge

The Pamban Bridge is India's first sea bridge, connecting Rameswaram on Pamban Island to Tamil Nadu's mainland. It was opened in 1914 and is an engineering marvel that spans the Palk Strait.


Dhanushkodi is a ghost town on the southeastern tip of Pamban Island in Tamil Nadu. In 1964, a devastating cyclone destroyed the town, leaving it in ruins. Today, it serves as a haunting reminder of the past, with remnants of churches, railroad stations, and houses.


Agnitheertham is a holy bathing spot near Ramanathaswamy Temple in Rameswaram. Pilgrims come here to take a holy dip in the sea before visiting the temple, believing that it will cleanse them and wash away their sins.

Kothandaramaswamy Temple

The Kothandaramaswamy Temple is an ancient temple dedicated to Lord Rama located on the way to Dhanushkodi in Tamil Nadu. This historic temple is thought to be the site where Ravana's brother, Vibhishana, surrendered to Lord Rama during the Ramayana epic.

Adam’s Bridge (Rama’s Bridge)

Adam's Bridge, also known as Rama's Bridge, is a natural formation of limestone shoals stretching between India and Sri Lanka. Spanning approximately 30 kilometers, this bridge-like structure has a significant cultural and historical significance.

Gandhamadhana Parvatham

Gandhamadhana Parvatham is a two-story temple on the highest point of an island. This serene temple provides panoramic views of the surrounding landscape, attracting visitors looking for spiritual peace and scenic beauty.

Villoondi Tirtham

Villoondi Tirtham is a revered sacred spring where it is said that Lord Rama, a central figure in the epic Ramayana, shot an arrow into the ground to bring forth water.

Ariyaman Beach

Ariyaman Beach is a pristine and picturesque coastal stretch located about 27 kilometers from Rameswaram. This beach is known for its cleanliness and natural beauty, and it attracts visitors looking for relaxation and rejuvenation in scenic surroundings.

House of Abdul Kalam

The House of Abdul Kalam is the former residence of Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, India's former President. This humble abode in Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu, is historically significant because it was the revered leader's childhood home.

Annai Indira Gandhi Road Bridge (Pamban Road Bridge)

The Annai Indira Gandhi Road Bridge, also known as the Pamban Road Bridge, runs parallel to the Pamban Railway Bridge, connecting the mainland to Pamban Island.

Water Bird Sanctuary

The Water Bird Sanctuary is the last but one of the most amazing places to visit in and around Rameswaram. It is located near Ramanathapuram is a haven for birders and nature lovers alike.