10 days in Chennai & Kanchipuram Itinerary

10 days in Chennai & Kanchipuram Itinerary

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Chennai
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Kanchipuram
— 2 nights
Drive to Chennai International Airport, Fly to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport

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Chennai

Detroit of South Asia

Chennai, a city hailed for its vibrant atmosphere and historic attractions, remains one of the most visited places in India.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Shore Temple and Kapaleeshwarar Temple. Change things up with these side-trips from Chennai: DakshinaChitra Museum (in Muttukadu) and Mahabalipuram (Nakula Sahadeva Ratha, The Madras Crocodile Bank Trust and Centre for Herpetology, &more). There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at San Thome Church, don't miss a visit to Kamakshi Amman Temple, stroll through Besant Nagar Beach, and enjoy the sand and surf at Marina Beach.

To find traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Chennai trip itinerary builder site.

Washington DC, USA to Chennai is an approximately 23-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Washington DC to Chennai is 10.5 hours. In November, Chennai is much warmer than Washington DC - with highs of 86°F and lows of 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Kanchipuram.

Things to do in Chennai

Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 22 — 27:
Highlights from your trip
Shore Temple ©
Must see
Shore Temple
4.4
Kapaleeshwarar Temple ©
Religious Site
Kapaleeshwarar Temple
4.6

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Kanchipuram

The busy town of Kanchipuram enjoys a reputation for its Hindu temples and handwoven silk saris.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Tiruvelukkai Sri Azhagiya Singaperumal Temple. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kailasanathar Temple, contemplate the long history of Ekambareswarar Temple, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thennanagur Perumaal Temple.

To see more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Kanchipuram day trip planning website.

You can drive from Chennai to Kanchipuram in 2 hours. November in Kanchipuram sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 73°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kanchipuram

Find places to stay Nov 27 — 29:
Highlights from your trip
Kailasanathar Temple ©
Religious Site
Kailasanathar Temple
4.8
Ekambareswarar Temple ©
Historic Site
Ekambareswarar Temple
4.7
Kamakshi Amman Temple ©
Religious Site
Kamakshi Amman Temple
4.7

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