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Kanchipuram Tour Packages

The Pallava, Chola, Vijaynagara, British and other such rulers flecked Kanchipuram with their signature edifices. Chants and ringing of temple bells are heard in the streets of this city, which are also bustled with shops selling its popular the Kanchipuram silk sarees.

  Pilgrims from around the country visit Kanchipuram, as this is one of India’s holiest cities. Some of its major attractions are Kamakshi Amman Temple, Kanchi Kailasanathar Temple, Ekambareswarar Temple and Varadharaj Perumal Temple, all of which are highly-venerated and epitomize brilliance of architecture.

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5 Nights / 6 Days Chennai Pondicherry Tour

Chennai - Kanchipuram - Mamallapooram - Tiruvannamalai - Pondicherry

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4 Nights / 5 Days 5 days Chennai Mahabalipuram Kanchipuram Tanjore Tour

Chennai - Mahabalipuram - Kanchipuram - Tanjore

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5 Nights / 6 Days South India Temple Tour

Chennai - Kanchipuram - Mahabalipuram - Pondicherry - Sawamimalai - Tanjore

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5 Nights / 6 Days Chennai Kanchipuram Mahabalipuram Tour

Chennai - Kanchipuram - Mahabalipuram - Chennai

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4 Nights / 5 Days 4 Nights 5 Days Chennai Kanchipuram Mahabalipuram Tour Package

Chennai - Kanchipuram – Mahabalipuram

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2 Nights / 3 Days Chennai with Temple Tour

Chennai - Kanchipuram - Mahabalipuram - Chennai

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13 Nights / 14 Days Complete Tamilnadu Tour

Chennai – Kanchipuram - Mahabalipuram - Pondicherry - Thanjavur - Trichy - Madurai - Rameshwaram - Madurai - Chennai

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10 Nights / 11 Days 11 Days South India Tour Package from Mumbai

Mumbai - Madurai - Chettinad - Trichy - Tanjore - Mahabalipuram - Kanchipuram - Chennai

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13 Nights / 14 Days Andaman Tour Package from Chennai

Chennai- Kanchipuram - Mahabalipuram - Pondicherry - Thanjavur - Trichy - Port Blair - Havelock Island - Chennai

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  • Chennai sightseeing tour
  • Guided tour to Kanchipuram
  • Explore Mahabalipuram
  • Enjoy at Pondicherry
  • Visit Thanjavur
  • Excursion to Trichy
  • Delight in Island Hopping
  • Unwind at Havelock Island
  • Enjoy at Radhanagar Beach
  • Visit Mount Harriet
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15 Nights / 16 Days 16 Days Tamil Nadu Kerala Tour Package

Chennai - Mahabalipuram (Mamallapuram) - Kanchipuram - Mahabalipuram - Tanjore (Thanjavur) - Madurai/Chettinad/Kodaikanal – Munnar - Cochin (Kochi) – Mararikulam - Chennai

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  • Excursion to Chennai
  • Explore monuments of Mahabalipuram
  • Enjoy Tanjore city tour
  • Guided tour of Madurai/Chettinad
  • Day trip to Kodaikanal
  • Sightseeing in Munnar
  • Outing to Cochin
  • Cruise on the backwaters
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5 Nights / 6 Days 5 Nights 6 Days South India Temple Tour Package

Chennai – Kanchipuram – Mahabalipuram – Pondicherry – Trichy - Madurai

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FAQ of Kanchipuram

Ques: Where is the Kanchipuram city located?

Ans: The city of Kanchipuram is located in the northeast of the state of Tamil Nadu. It is located on the banks of the Vegavathy River. It is around 80 kms. from the capital city Chennai.

Ques: For what Kanchipuram is famous?

Ans: Kanchipuram is a popular city which is famous for its ancient temples built around 8th century AD, the city is having high cultural & ritual values which has great significance in building & maintaining the essence of Hinduism. Earlier, Kanchipuram was also a centre for scholars to learn Tamil and Sanskrit languages. Moreover, the city is also very famous for its silk generally famous as Kanjeevaram silk.

Ques: Nearest airport to reach Kanchipuram?

Ans: The nearest airport is Chennai international airport. From there, you can reach Kanchipuram in about 1.5 hrs. after covering the distance of around 70 kms.

Ques: Can you suggest some places to visit in Kanchipuram?

Ans: Some of the important places to visit in Kanchipuram include:

  • Kailasanathar Temple: This temple is dedicated to lord Kamakshi. Along with Meenakshi temple of Madurai & Akilandeswari temple in Thiruvanaikaval these three temples are the important centres of worshiping the Goddess.
  • Ekambaranatha Temple: The temple is dedicated to lord Shiva. It is one of the tallest temple towers in India, in which tallest is the southern tower, with 11 stories and a height of 58.5216 metres,
  • Vaikunda Perumal Temple: This temple is the most prominent temple of Vishnu, who is worshipped as Vaikuntanathan (Lord Paramapadanathan) and his consort Lakshmi as Vaikundavalli.
  • Kanchi Kamakshi temple: In this temple people worship of Goddess Parvati & it is one of the 108 Divya Desam of Vaishanavities
  • Devrajaswami Temple: With a notable marriage hall, the temple is established in a memory of the marriage of Lord Vishnu and his companion Devi Laxmi.

Ques: What is the best time to visit Kanchipuram?

Ans: Around the year in Kanchipuram temperature remains hot generally but yes from October to March it has a comparatively low temperature at morning & night you can feel pleasant.

Ques: Is there any railway station in Kanchipuram?

Ans: Yes, it is by the name of Kanchipuram railway station with a station code "CJ".

Ques: Is camera allowed in the temples of Kanchipuram?

Ans: No. Actually, in most of the famous temples camera or clicking a photo is not allowed. Moreover, in some temples no electronic thing is allowed as well & you have to keep those things in a locker.

Ques: How much is the distance between Kanchipuram & Mahabalipuram?

Ans: The distance between Kanchipuram & Mahabalipuram is around 70 kms. which can be covered easily by surface in around 1.5 hrs.

Ques: From Chennai can I cover Kanchipuram & reach Mahabalipuram in a same day?

Ans: Yes, it is due to the proximity of these cities to each-other, generally itineraries are made in such a way only which is also suitable for the tourists as well.

Ques: What to buy in Kanchipuram during shopping?

Ans: One of the finest and beautiful hand-woven sarees in the world, the Kanjeevaram silks of Kanchipuram are a must buy for the tourist. The borders of some of the Kanjeevarams are made from pure gold and silver threads. You can also check out the glittering, lustrous Kanjeevarams.

Apart from sarees you can buy decorative items, jewellery boxes and idols of various Gods and Goddesses. Made of stone, bronze, copper, stone and jute they make good souvenirs and gifts.

Ques: What is the land area of Kanchipuram?

Ans: In terms of land area Kanchipuram has around 1148 square kilometres with a population around 14.4 lakhs.

Ques: What are the other popular cities I can visit along with Kanchipuram in Tamil Nadu?

Ans: While planning to visit Kanchipuram you can also plan to visit Chennai, Tirupati, Mahabalipuram, Tiruvannamalai, Pondicherry, Tanjore, Madurai etc.

Ques: Can you suggest some tours which covers Kanchipuram in it?

Ques: Give a general idea of weather in Kanchipuram?

Ans: In below table we are explaining the same:

  • Summers March to May 21°c - 37°c
  • Monsoon June to Sep 19°c - 25°c
  • Winter Oct to Feb 19°c - 29°c

Ques: Local festivals of Kanchipuram?

Ans: During festivals you can make your visit more enthralling by participating in the important festivals of the place namely Brahmothsavam, Pongal, Maha Shivratri, Garudothsavam and Chariot etc.