Sights to See
Shevapet Mariamman Temple
One of the famous shrines in the industrial city of Salem, it is known for its car festival which is largest in Tamil Nadu. The festival is celebrated for a week.
Located in the heart of the city, this oldest mosque in Salem, it is believed to have been built by Tipu Sultan the Mysore ruler who fought bravely with the British.
Dedicated to Lord Shiva, this 13th century shrine is one of the oldest in Salem. It was built by Mamannan Sundara Pandiyan. Apart from these, Gugai Mariamman, Kaliamman Temple, Sowdeswari Amman Temple, Ellai Pedari Amman Temple, Tharamangalam Kailasnathar, Oothumalai and Kottai Perumal Koil are famous shrines in Salem.
Kottai Marriamman Temple
A renowned shrine in Salem, it attracts devotees from the length and breadth of Tamil Nadu.
Infant Jesus Church
Located at Four Roads, Infant Jesus Church is a sacred place for the Christians.