Tenkasi is a cool place. It is one of the big towns situated in Tirunelveli District. The exact location of Tenkasi is it is under the foot hills of Western Ghats. Courtallam is 5 km from Tenkasi. Tenkasi is one of the nice cool place to get relaxed. Every body can visit as it is a cheap placed to visit compared to visiting Ooty, Kodaikanal etc. In Tenkasi there is one temple called Ulagamman Temple which was built by Parakrama Pandian. The important place which attracts tourist people to Tenkasi is Courtallam falls. During season time many people from different places come to this place, cool off their minds and get refreshed here. There are many facilities arranged for the tourist people in Courtallam. During Seasons the city gains more revenue from the tourist people. The water falling from Courtallam has some medicinal property and also it makes our mind and body fresh. Visvanatha temple situated here is one of the most important historic proofs of the works of the Pandiyan kings. The main feature of this temple is Maha gopuram, the musical pillars and nice art work sculptures.