Mattur and Chengam are the only towns that lie along the highway between Krishnagiri and Thiruvannamalai. Thiruvannamalai is around 90 km south-east of Mattur while Dharmapuri is 35 km south-west.
Krishnagiri Dam, constructed across Thenpennar, is a major tourist attraction near Mattur. Hogenakkal Waterfalls and Athiyamankottai constitute short excursions from Mattur.
Nearest airport is at Bangalore. Dharmapuri Railway Station serves Mattur.
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