At a separation of 20 km from **Karaikal, 85 Kms from Thanjavur and 298 Kms from Chennai, Nagapattinam is a beach front town on Bay of Bengal and is an area central station. **
This place is additionally celebrated for its sanctuaries. There are couple of renowned sanctuaries in Nagapattinam.
The Shri Kayahorana Swami Neelayathatchi Amman Temple, Sowriraja Perumal Temple, and Nellukkadai Mariamman Temple.
The long and clear shorelines of Nagapattinam draw in expansive group on nightimes.
This most loved town of Chola Kings was additionally praised later by Vijayanagara Kings. The Portuguese had a business contact with this town amid the manage of the Thanjavur Nayak Sevvappa Nayakkar and Acchuthappa Nayakkar.
There are a few verifiable and journey puts around Nagapattinam.