Srirangam is famous for Sri Renganathar temple which is one of the 108 vaishnava temples and is called Earthy Heaven (Boologa vaikundam). Srirangam boasts an historic past steeped in tradition that is not obsolete with respect to its root of culture and all the investigations including carbon dating tests made in this divine realm, have proved this, that the most ancient, genuine and recognizable traces have been left by the aboriginal Indians. This is a region, formerly the hinterland of the Coromandel Coast that was famous for its commercial dealing with China and Europe.
The railway station of Srirangam is one of the revenue generating centres for the railway department of the Indian government. Some direct trains and many connection trains are operated from here to other parts of India every day.International Airport is also availablein the Trichy city it takes around 45 minutes to reach the airport by car and by city bus around 1.15 hours.