Athoor is a small sleepy hamlet but a busy marketplace, situated 62 km from Madurai
, in Dindigul District
of Tamil Nadu
. This tiny village has an enchanting display of green vegetation, brimming lakes and virgin mountains all around.
Most of the villagers are mainly engaged in agriculture. Paddy, coconut, mango, banana, groundnut and chilli are the main agricultural produce.
There is a post office and a bank to cater to the needs of tourists. Kamarajar Lake, small temples and the caves in the hills add beauty to this place. Accommodation facilities are available in Holland House, Double Dutch Resort, Lakeside View House and Cardamom House.
Madurai Airport and Dindigul Railway Station are the closest airport and raihead.