18 KMs from Ramanathapuram is Uthirakosamangai. There is an ancient Siva temple, where the presiding deity is carved in Emerald. Annual Arudhra festival in December attracts a large number of devotees.
How to Reach:
Madurai is the nearest Airport which is around 120 km distance from Ramanathapuram. Thoothukudi is another airport which is around 145 km distance from Ramanathapuram.
Ramanathapuram has a railway station and is well connected to the major cities of the Country via Express / Passenger Trains.
Ramanathapuram has a bus terminus. Mofussil buses, intra-city buses, Private Omni buses are available from major cities of Tamil Nadu. Thiru Uthirakosamangai is just 18km from Ramanathapuram. You can find public / private transport from Ramanathapuram.