Athiyur is a village in Tamil Nadu South Coast.
Tamil is the language spoken in Athiyur.
From Chennai 7.30 hrs of travel by bus.There are excellent bus services provided by both government and private travel services. For more comfortable travel its better to choose a private travel service. It's about 90km from Tirchy and about 40km from Thanjavur.
- Airavatesvara Temple in the town of Darasuram near Kumbakonam is an UNESCO World Heritage Site.
- GangaiKonda Cholapuram,important historical place.
- Brihadeeshwara Temple - Big Temple-Important tourist centre in South India(Thanjavur).
- Sivan Temple
- Vinayagar temple
- Amman Temple