Annur is in Coimbatore District
. It is about 30 km from Coimbatore
. The place is famous for temples. The major temples here are Agneeswarar Temple and Manneeswarar Temple. During the Krithayuga, Annur was known as Vanniyur.
By road, Annur can be easily accessed as it is on the Coimbatore-Satyamangalam highway. The main rail junction is at Coimbatore.