Kudumianmalai is located at a distance of 20 km from Pudukkottai
. The place is well known for the Kudumianmalai temple with beautiful sculptures and a hall of a thousand pillars. Melakkoil, a rock cut cave temple, is also located there. The Anna Agricultural Farm and Agriculture Research Institute are significant local institutions.
Local bus service is available to Kudumianmalai from Pudukkottai. Nearest airport is Tiruchirapalli, which is 50 km from Kudumianmalai. Pudukkottai lies on the Chennai-Rameshwaram Railway line.