7 days in Kanchipuram & Chengalpattu Itinerary

7 days in Kanchipuram & Chengalpattu Itinerary

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Kanchipuram
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Kanchipuram

— 4 nights
The busy town of Kanchipuram enjoys a reputation for its Hindu temples and handwoven silk saris.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Monuments at Mahabalipuram and Ekambareswarar Temple. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kanchipuram: Mahabalipuram (Shore Temple, The Madras Crocodile Bank Trust and Centre for Herpetology, &more) and Muttukadu (MGM Dizzee World & DakshinaChitra Museum). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kailasanathar Temple, don't miss a visit to Kamakshi Amman Temple, and admire the striking features of Sri Varadharaja Perumal Temple.

For where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Kanchipuram trip planner.

Chennai to Kanchipuram is an approximately 2-hour car ride. In July in Kanchipuram, expect temperatures between 41°C during the day and 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel to Chengalpattu.

Things to do in Kanchipuram

Historic Sites · Museums · Theme Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

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Chengalpattu

— 2 nights
Chengalpattu, formerly known as Chingleput, is located on the GST Road and southwest of Kanchipuram in Kanchipuram district, Tamil Nadu, India. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vallam Hill Cave temple, get to know the fascinating history of Vedagiriswarar Temple, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bhairava Temple. On the 18th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Adhiparasakthi Siddhar Peetam and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vallakottai Murugan Temple.

To find maps, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Chengalpattu route maker app.

You can drive from Kanchipuram to Chengalpattu in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 41°C in July, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Chengalpattu

Historic Sites

Side Trips

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