Located on the banks of the Vasista River, Belur is a picturesque town in Salem District
of Tamil Nadu
. It is known for the ancient Arulmigu Thanthonreeswarar Temple. The roofing of the portico in this ruined Shiva temple is an excellent artistic work.
Yercaud is the nearest tourist destination about 21 km away.
Salem Town Railway Station is the major railhead nearby. Closest airport is Salem Airport. Belur can be reached from Salem (28 km), Pappireddipatti (23 km) and Vazhapadi (4 km).