Lalpet is a `panchayat town` situated in Cuddalore district of the southern state of India, Tamil Nadu. The temple city of Chidambaram is situated at a distance of 20 km. and Kattumannarkoil is situated at a distance of 3 km. Lalpet is well connected to the cities of Tiruchirapalli and Chidambaram by roadways.
The nearest airport is at Tiruchirapalli and the nearest railway station is the Chidambaram Railway station. It covers an area of 13 sq. km. The towns of Komaratchi, Srimushnam, Bhuvanagiri and Chidambaram are exciting excursion sites. Lake Veeranam flows through Lalpet.