Temple Heritage of Tamilnadu is a pilgrimage itinerary that looks to visit most significant temples of Tamilnadu such as Kanchipuram, Thiruvannamalai, Chidambaram, Kumbakonam, Trichy, Rameshwaram, Madurai, Sankarankovil, Thirunelveli, Suchindram and Kanyakumari.


Temple Open Timings       

Ekambareswarar Temple 6 AM to 12:30 PM, 4 PM to 8:30 PM
Kamakshi Amman Temple 5:30 AM to 12:15 PM, 4 PM to 8:15 PM
Kailasanathar Temple 5:30 AM to 12 noon, 4 PM to 9 PM
Arunachalesvara Temple 5:30 AM to 12:30 PM, 3:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Nataraja Temple 6 AM to 12 noon, 5 PM to 10 PM
Navagraha Temples 7 AM to 12 noon, 4 PM to 8 PM
Jambukeswarar Temple 5:30 AM to 1 PM, 3 PM to 8:30 PM
Srirangam Temple 6 AM to 7:15 AM, 9 AM to 12 noon, 1:15 PM to 6 PM, 6:45 PM to 9 PM
Meenakshi Amman Temple 5 AM to 12.30 PM, 4 PM to 9.30 PM
Sankarankovil 5:00 AM to 12.15 PM, 4 PM to 9:30 PM
Tirunelveli Temple 5:30 AM to 12.30 PM, 4 PM to 9 PM.
Suchindram Temple 4:30 AM to 11:30 AM, 5 PM to 8:30 PM
Kumari Amman Temple 4:30 AM to 12:30 PM, 4 PM to 8:00 PM
Padmanabha Swamy Temple 3:30 AM – 4:45 AM, 6:30 AM – 7 AM, 8:30 AM – 10 AM, 10:30 AM – 11:10 AM, 11:45 AM – 12 noon, 5 PM – 6:15 PM, 6:45 PM – 7:20 PM
Chennai - Trivandrum

Tour Highlights

  • Kanchipuram - Ekambareswarar Temple, Kamakshi Amman Temple, Kailasanathar Temple
  • Thiruvannamalai - Arunachalesvara Temple
  • Chidambaram - Nataraja Temple
  • Kumbakonam - Navagraha Temples
  • Trichy - Jambukeswarar Temple, Srirangam Temple
  • Rameshwaram - Ramanathaswamy Temple (Jyotirlinga Temple)
  • Madurai - Meenakshi Amman Temple, Pazhamudircholai, Thiruparamkunram
  • Sankarankovil - Sankara Narayanan Temple
  • Thirunelveli - Nellaiappar Temple
  • Suchindram - Thirumalayan Temple
  • Kanyakumari - Kumari Amman Temple
  • Trivandrum - Padmanabha Swamy Temple

Packages Inclusions

  • Hotel Accommodation with Breakfast will be on double sharing basis.
  • All transfer & sightseeing by AC Vehicle as per itinerary
  • All toll, parking, driver night halt & fuel
  • Every day one water bottle per guest

Packages Exclusions

  • Meals not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Anything not mentioned in the “Inclusion” head.
  • Entry fees (If applicable)
  • Any supplementary services.
  • 5% GST

Detailed Day Wise Itinerary

  • Day-1 Arrival at Kanchipuram Arrival to Kanchipuram.
    Visit Ekambareshwar Temple (Siva temple with 180-foot high gopuram one of the tallest in South India), 7th Century Kailasanatha Temple, 14th Century Kamakshi Amman Temple (a Shakti Peetha) and the hundred-pillared Varadharaja Perumal Temple
  • Day-2 Kanchipuram - Thiruvanmalai - Chidambaram
    Proceed towards Thiruvanamalai. Visit Arunachaleshwar temple & Annamalaiyar Temple, Later proceed to Chidambaram. Ram Linga Temple and reach Chidambaram by late evening. Total distance covered 270 kms (6 hrs).
  • Day-3 Chidambaram - Kumbakonam
    Early darshan of Nataraja Temple (A Lord Shiva Temple with a golden roof and a thousand pillared hall exhibiting the Chola architecture) and then proceed to Kumbakonam (100 kms - 2.5 hrs) via Karikal - Thiruvarur. Visit Sani temple at Karikal & Sri Tyagaraja temple at Thiruvarur (Annual chariot festival held here in the month of April) enroute.
  • Day-4 Temples in and around Kumbakonam
    This is the heart of Navagraha temples. There is a Navagraha circuit one can do in a day. There are at least 50 temples that can be visited in the area. Adi Kumbeswarar Temple and Darasuram temple are well known and most visited.
  • Day-5 Kumbakonam - UNESCO heritage Temple Thanjavur - Trichy temples
    Proceed to Thanjavur (40 kms - 1 hour). Thanjavur is home to the famous Brihadeeswara Temple, one of UNESCO World Heritage Sites. From Thanjavur to Trichy (55 kms - 1.5 hours). Trichy is a city home to Rockford Temple and Srirangam Island (Jambukaeswarar Temple and Ranganathaswamy temple).
  • Day-6 Trichy - Rameswaram Visit Jyotirlinga Shiva temple
    Travel from Trichy to Rameshwaram (210 kms - 5 hours). Visit Jyotirlinga Shiva Temple (Ramanathaswamy Temple). Time permitting visit Dhanushkodi beach, renowned for temples that are linked to Lord Rama and Ramayana mythology.
  • Day-7 Rameshwaram - Madurai. Visit Meenakshi temple and Aarupadaiveedu temples
    Travel to Madurai (160 kms - 3.5 hours). Visit Meenakshi Temple complex. The complex is massive and renowned for its architecture. Visit Lord Muruga Aarupadaiveedu temples around Madurai (two temples Viz. Pazhamudircholai and Thiruparamkunram within 10 kms radius).
  • Day-8 Madurai - Kanyakumari via Sankarankovil, Thirunelveli and Suchindram
    Proceed to Kanyakumari (250 kms - 5 hours). Enroute visit three significant pilgrimages of Tamil Nadu i.e. Sankaranayinar Temple at SankaranKovil, Nellaiappar Shiva Temple at Thirunelvelli and Thanumalayan Temple at Suchindaram. Reach Kanyakumari by evening.
  • Day-9 Visit Kumari Amman Temple and proceed for Trivandrum for Padmanabha Swamy Temple
    Experience Sunrise in Kanyakumari and thereafter take a boat to Visit Kumari Amman temple (A Shaktipeetha temple) and Vivekananda Rock Memorial. Depart for Trivandrum (100 kms - 2.5 hours) after Lunch and visit Padmanabha Swamy temple in evening.
  • Day-10 Departure
    Depart for onward journey.

Book Package

Car at disposal till 8 pm in Srinagar | Complimentary snack box on arrival