Pollachi is a town and a municipality in the Coimbatore district of the Tamil Nadu state of INDIA. It is located 40 km south of Coimbatore. It is an important commercial area in the region and has a big market for agricultural products. Coconuts and tender-coconuts are exported from here to all over India. Pollachi is the nearest town to the Indira Gandhi National Park.
Due to its proximity to the Western Ghats, Pollachi has a pleasant climate throughout the year. Pollachi is also famed for its market , especially for Jaggery and cattle . The Jaggery Market in Pollachi is the Asia's biggest Jaggery Market.
Pollachi is a popular movie filming location for the Tamil film industry.