Ayyampettai is a major town located close to Thiruvaiyaru, a renowned pilgrimage center, in Thanjavur District
. The place is known for numerous temples.
Sri Prasanna Rajagopala Swamy Temple is the major point of attraction at Ayyampettai. This is an ancient temple noted for its sculptural works. The Sangeetha Mahal which is renowned for Sri Venkata Ramanar Bhagavathar Jayanthi Ceremony is another attraction. The Aaduthuraipperumal temple, dedicated to Lord Vishnu, is located about 6 km from here.
Tiruchirapalli Airport is the nearby airport. Ayyampet Railway Station serves this area.