Pazhuvur is 10kms south of Ariyalur, the distict headquarters. Pazhuvur can be reached from Trichy via Lalgudi and from Jayamkondan. if you are going from Thirumazhapadi temple it is on the road to Ariyalur.
Fine only for tea and snacks.It is advisable to stay in Thanjavur or Ariyalur. Thanjavur has a lot of very good vegetarian restaurants providing different cuisines. Ariyalur is only moderate in terms of food and stay and it may not provide the same satisfaction as staying in Thanjavur.