Peelamedu Tourism

Peelamedu is a suburb of the city of Coimbatore. It is a major commercial center, and one of the oldest residential parts of the city. The growth of Pellamedu during the last decade can be cited due to the growth of the IT sector in Coimbatore. The rapid growth of Peelamedu as a commercial and residential hub could be attributed to its geographical advantage in terms of the connectivity to other parts of the city. It acts as an important hub connecting the rapidly growing business class Information Technology corridor. The Peelamedu area stretches from Nava India to the Coimbatore International Airport near SITRA, encompassing major educational institutions, hospitals and industries. Major textile and wetgrinder industries and a considerable number of foundries and motor / pump industries of the district are also located here. It is the educational hub of Coimbatore, with renowned Medical, Paramedical, Engineering, Arts & Science colleges and many famous schools situated here. Peelamedu is also home to many major hospitals like PSG hospitals, Medical College Hospital, Aravind Eye hospital and the Kovai Medical Center and Hospital. It also houses the Coimbatore Tidel Park and the CODISSIA trade fair complex. The area also has many malls with the largest being the Fun Republic. Avinashi road is maintained by the Highways and Minor Ports Department.. This 17-km stretch of road running diagonally across the city has become the hub of business for the city. Today, this road has turned out to be the most important arterial road in the city. On November 11, 2011, Peelamedu celebrated the locality's 300th anniversary with special arrangement in schools and colleges and poojas in temples.


A place in India, Peelamedu is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. Peelamedu is located at a short trip away from Munnar a major city in India. Munnar, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Tea Garden, Mattupetty Dam, Kannan Devan Tea Museum. Also, to reach Peelamedu, you'll have to take a flight to Munnar; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Tour packages of Peelamedu are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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  • Know the pollution level of Peelamedu before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 64.41 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 53.61 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 56.67 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 66.11 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 50.54 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 61.31 (High)
  • How safe is Peelamedu for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Peelamedu.

    • Burglary and Theft 48.13 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 38.13 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 31.41 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 64.74 (High)
    • Car Stealing 38.46 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 39.38 (Low)
    • Attacks 32.69 (Low)
    • Drug offense 35.26 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 84.38 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 63.75 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 33.33 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 26.88 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 40.13 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Peelamedu is 127.69 (High)

    • Safety Index 64.1 (High)
    • Climate Index 78.1 (High)
    • Pollution Index 62.13 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 51.95 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 21.63 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 70.43 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 10.47 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 53.67 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Peelamedu

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 2.11 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 24.78 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 39.85 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 32.81 USD

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