Tirukkovil situated on the Eastern coast is deep rooted in history and is home to many temples including the first Balaji temple (Tiruppati Kôvil) in the island nation. The temple is located very close to the sea, where a port may have once existed. Tirukkôvil on the eastern coast is an important resting point for foot pilgrims on their way to Katirkâmam for the annual festival.
There are not many hotels in Tirukkovil and the near by town of Dambulla will be a better option. To know about some of the budget accommodation options in Tirukkovil, you can browse through our list of cheap Thirukkovil hotels.