Rameshwaram is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Rameshwaram one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Rameshwaram is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Rameshwaram or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Rameshwaram. Explore the historical monuments of Rameshwaram with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Rameshwaram guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Rameshwaram page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Rameshwaram landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Rameshwaram.
#1 of 4 Historical Places in Rameshwaram | Added 17388 times in trip plans
04:30 am - 08:30 pm
This temple is home to the world’s most sacred sand mound which is believed was created by Ram’s wife, Sita for the purpose of worshiping Lord Shiva. The temple is as old as the 16th century and is popular for its 1000-pillar halls and 22 temple tanks. Pilgrims bathe in those tanks before they enter the temple. Ramanathaswamy Temple is ...
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Dhanushkodi, Rameswaram, India
06:00 am - 06:00 pm
The magic of this temple is that it still stood unharmed after a devastating cyclone washed the ghostly town of Dhanushkodi to ruins. This temple along with the water tank of the railway station and a church is all that left of the yesteryear in the city. The temple stands as a historic symbol attracting plenty of tourists every year. If you love h...
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Between Pamban Island and MannarIsland,Rameswaram, India
12:01 am - 12:00 am
The holy significance of this bridge states that this bridge was built by Lord Ram to build a way to Sri Lanka after rescuing his beloved wife Sita from Ravana. This bridge connects Rameshwaram to Sri Lanka. The bridge today is usually submerged in water. However you can still see the rocks that form the bridge float on water. You will unfortunatel...
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Mosque Street, Rameswaram, Ramanathapuram, 623526, Tamil Nadu,India
10:00 am - 06:30 pm
This is the house of A.P.J Abdul Kalam. Although he isn't between us today, the house tells a lot about his history and fills us with all the more respect and dignity for his blessed soul. His house has treasured his medals and certificates. The top floor of the house is converted into a shop. The house is located close to the Rameshwaram station. ...