The Perambalur district is moderately rich in minerals like celeste, lime stone, shale, sand stone, canker and phosphate. The huge deposit of limestone helps in running five cement factories in the district.
The farmers of the district of Perambalur grow paddy, groundnut, sugarcane and millets. Cashew is the major plantation crop.
Popular tourist places of Perambalur district are:
- Gangaikonda Cholapuram
- Siruvachur Mathura Kaliaman Temple
- Chettikulam Thandayuthapani Swami Temple
- Sathanur Fossil Tree
- Ranjankudi Fort
- Karaivetti Birds Sanctuary
Last Updated on : 08 February 2012