It is an interesting sdestination and the headquarters of the district located in the State of Tamil Nadu. It is placed on the banks of the rivers Cauvery and Bhavani and about 400 km from Chennai.
Admittedly the city is famous for power loom fabrication products and handloom. Erode is also rated high in the Production and Marketing of Turmeric and that is why it is called as "The Turmeric City" or "Yellow City". Erode is also stands first in coconut oil production in the earth.
The festivals of Erode bring an extra spark to the life to the people here. Notable festivals to folow are:
January -Pongal Festival.
June-Lord Murugan Temple Car Festival.
October -Thiruchendur Lord Muruga Temple Kandasashti Festival.
The nearest airport to Erode is at Coimbatore, about 85 km away from the main city of Erode.RAIL
Erode is well-connected to a number of cities by railways. Eorde is well connected with Coimbatore, Salem as well as Karur through railway network.ROAD
Erode is well-connected to all the mejor cities of the state by roads.