Veerapur is a pilgrim spot in the southern region of Tiruchirapalli District. This ancient place, also called Veeramalai, is the region famed for Ponnar and Sankar who reigned over the region. Arulmigu Kannimaramman Vagaiyara Temple and Periyakandi Amman temple are the sacred shrines located here. The place celebrates an annual festival in Maasi month of Tamil Calendar, which falls between mid-February and mid-March.
Veerapur can be reached from Tiruchirapalli (45 km), Manapparai (12 km) and Vaiyampatti (20 km). Manaparai Railway Station serves the area. Nearest airport is Tiruchirapalli Airport.