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  • 01Kalahasti, Andhra Pradesh

    Kalahasti - The Holy Land

     Kalahasti is the informal name given to Srikalahasti, a municipality near the holy town of Tirupati in Andhra Pradesh. This town, which is also considered one of the......

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    Distance from Kanchipuram
    • 126 Km - 2 Hrs 35 mins
    Best Time to Visit Kalahasti
    • Oct-Mar
  • 02Chidambaram, Tamil Nadu

    Chidambaram - The City Of The Nataraja

    Chidambaram is a temple town in the district of Cuddalore in Tamil Nadu known for its surreal setting, ancient Dravidian architecture and imposing Gopurams. With the sound of......

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    Distance from Kanchipuram
    • 198 km - 3 Hrs, 25 min
    Best Time to Visit Chidambaram
    • Oct-March
  • 03Thiruvanaikaval, Tamil Nadu

    Thiruvanaikaval – The Abode Of Shiva

    Thiruvanaikaval, also known as Thiruvanaikoil, is a peaceful, quaint and unspoiled town situated in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. This small suburb is located on the northern......

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    Distance from Kanchipuram
    • 281 km - 4 Hrs, 5 min
    Best Time to Visit Thiruvanaikaval
    • Oct-Feb
  • 04Yelagiri, Tamil Nadu

    Yelagiri - Weekend Retreat In The Lap Of Mother Nature

    Yelagiri, also spelt as Elagiri, is a small hill station in Vellore district of Tamil Nadu and is a backpacker’s paradise. Its history dates back to the colonial times,......

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    Distance from Kanchipuram
    • 160 km - 2 Hrs, 40 min
    Best Time to Visit Yelagiri
    • Jan-Dec
  • 05Pulicat, Tamil Nadu

    Pulicat - A Little Seashore Town!

    Located on the Coromandel Coast, Pulicat is a tiny yet picturesque seashore town in Tamil Nadu. As a prominent Dutch settlement in the seventeenth century, this small town boats......

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    Distance from Kanchipuram
    • 117 km - 2 Hrs, 5 min
    Best Time to Visit Pulicat
    • Jan-Dec
  • 06Pondicherry, Pondicherry

    Pondicherry (Puducherry) - A City With Colonial Grandeur

    Pondicherry, officially known as Puducherry since 2006, is the capital city of the union territory known by the same name. Both the city and the territory boast of a rich legacy......

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    Distance from Kanchipuram
    • 120 Km - 2 Hrs 7 mins
    Best Time to Visit Pondicherry
    • Nov-Feb
  • 07Thiruthani, Tamil Nadu

    Thiruthani - The Holy Village

    Thiruthani is one of the holy lands for the devotees of Lord Muruga as the village boasts of one of the six temples of the Hindu God. The village is located in Tamil Nadu, in......

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    Distance from Kanchipuram
    • 42 km - 1 Hr,
    Best Time to Visit Thiruthani
    • Oct-March
  • 08Nellore, Andhra Pradesh

    Nellore - Story Of A Fast Growing City

    Nellore is one of the fastest growing cities in the state of Andhra Pradesh. It is also the capital of the Sri Potti Sri Ramulu Nellore District. The district was formerly known......

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    Distance from Kanchipuram
    • 236 Km - 3 Hrs 36 mins
    Best Time to Visit Nellore
    • Oct - Feb
  • 09Thirumanancheri, Tamil Nadu

    Thirumanancheri - Where The Gods Come To Tie The Knot

    Tamil Nadu is famous for its sleepy temple towns and the images it inspires in the minds of the tourist are not that far from the real thing. In many ways Thirumanancheri is the......

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    Distance from Kanchipuram
    • 235 km - 4 Hrs, 5 min
    Best Time to Visit Thirumanancheri
    • Oct-Mar
  • 10Cuddalore, Tamil Nadu

    Cuddalore - The Land Of The Sea And Temples

    Cuddalore, situated on the coast of Bay of Bengal is one of the fastest growing cities in the state of Tamil Nadu. The name Cuddalore refers to “Sea Town” in Tamil......

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    Distance from Kanchipuram
    • 148 km - 2 Hrs, 40 min
    Best Time to Visit Cuddalore
    • Nov-Dec
  • 11Mahabalipuram, Tamil Nadu

    Mahabalipuram - Sea Shores Of Scenic Perfection

    Mahabalipuram, now officially called Mamallapuram, is a town in the Kanchipuram district of the Tamil Nadu state. It is a 7th century port city of the famous Pallava dynasty, a......

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    Distance from Kanchipuram
    • 69 km - 1 Hr, 15 min
    Best Time to Visit Mahabalipuram
    • Oct-Mar
  • 12Sirkazhi, Tamil Nadu

    Sirkazhi - Of Religion, Faith And Temples

    Sirkazhi, located 10 km off the shore of the Bay of Bengal in Nagapattinam district of Tamil Nadu, is a renowned religious site for many Hindu pilgrims. Sirkazhi is a peaceful......

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    Distance from Kanchipuram
    • 217 km - 3 Hrs, 45 min
    Best Time to Visit Sirkazhi
    • Oct-Feb
  • 13Mayiladuthurai, Tamil Nadu

    Mayiladuthurai – The Peacock Town

    Mayiladuthurai literally translates as “the peacock town”. Mayiladuthurai is a portmanteau of three words, Mayil meaning peacock, Aadum means dancing and Thurai is a......

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    Distance from Kanchipuram
    • 237 km - 4 Hrs, 10 min
    Best Time to Visit Mayiladuthurai
    • Oct-Mar
  • 14Thiruvannamalai, Tamil Nadu

    Thiruvannamalai - The Spiritual Centre Of Tamil Nadu

    Thiruvannamalai is a small sleepy town at the foot of the Arunachala hill or Annamalai. It is a temple town which is popular amongst pilgrims for the Arunachaleshwara Temple and......

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    Distance from Kanchipuram
    • 125 km - 2 Hrs, 10 min
    Best Time to Visit Thiruvannamalai
    • Nov-Feb
  • 15Dharmapuri, Tamil Nadu

    Dharmapuri - City Of Temples And Churches

    Dharmapuri city is situated in Tamil Nadu, India. The place is well-known for its scenic beauty and adjacent places because the city is located close to Karnataka which is an......

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    Distance from Kanchipuram
    • 231 km - 3 Hrs, 10 min
    Best Time to Visit Dharmapuri
    • Oct-Feb
  • 16Vedanthangal, Tamil Nadu

    Vedanthangal – A True Delight For Birdwatchers

    Vedanthangal, a small hamlet located in the Kanchipuram district of Tamil Nadu is best known for the bird sanctuary it houses. Vedanthankal Bird Sanctuary (officially named as......

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    Distance from Kanchipuram
    • 44 km - 50 min
    Best Time to Visit Vedanthangal
    • Aug-Oct
  • 17Chennai, Tamil Nadu

    Chennai – The Colonial Capital

    Chennai, erstwhile Madras, is the capital of Tamil Nadu, a southern state of India. The city is a major metropolitan as well as cosmopolitan city that is situated in the......

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    Distance from Kanchipuram
    • 73 km - 1 Hr, 25 min
    Best Time to Visit Chennai
    • Oct-Feb
  • 18Poompuhar, Tamil Nadu

    Poompuhar - Bustling Port City Of The Days Of Yore

    Poompuhar, or Puhar as it is otherwise known, is a town in the Nagapattinam district of Tamil Nadu. It was famous in ancient times as a bustling port known as......

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    Distance from Kanchipuram
    • 249 km - 4 Hrs, 20 min
    Best Time to Visit Poompuhar
    • Oct-Jan
  • 19Krishnagiri, Tamil Nadu

    Krishnagiri – The Land Of Black Hills

    Krishnagiri, the 30th district of Tamil Nadu, India, owes its name to the numerous black granite hillocks that are a part of the landscape. With a surface area of about 5143 sq......

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    Distance from Kanchipuram
    • 188 km - 2 Hrs, 35 min
    Best Time to Visit Krishnagiri
    • Oct-March
  • 20Sriperumbudur, Tamil Nadu

    Sriperumbudur - A Place Of Memorials, Races And Industries

    Sriperumbudur, an industrial town in the Kanchipuram district of Tamil Nadu, is fast emerging as a popular tourist destination. The old name of Sriperumbudur is Boodhapuri, and......

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    Distance from Kanchipuram
    • 34 km - 35 min
    Best Time to Visit Sriperumbudur
    • Oct-Mar
  • 21Thiruvenkadu, Tamil Nadu

    Thiruvenkadu - Navagraha Temple Of Lord Buddha

    Thiruvenkadu is situated in the Nagapattinam district. The place is about ten km away from the southeast of Sirkali, Poompuhar Road. It is said that this name has been derived......

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    Distance from Kanchipuram
    • 231 km - 4 Hrs, 5 min
    Best Time to Visit Thiruvenkadu
    • Oct-Mar
  • 22Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh

    Tirupati - The Holy City

    Located in the foothills of the Eastern Ghats in Andhra Pradesh's Chittoor district, Tirupati is one of the most culturally rich cities of India. Its proximity to the famous......

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    Distance from Kanchipuram
    • 107 Km - 2 Hrs 16 mins
    Best Time to Visit Tirupati
    • Jan-Dec
  • 23Covelong, Tamil Nadu

    Covelong Beach - Steeped In History

    Covelong, a fishing village on the Tamil Nadu coastline, serves as a true delight for beach lovers. It is relatively close to Chennai and is in many ways, the perfect weekend......

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    Distance from Kanchipuram
    • 77 km - 1 Hr, 30 min
    Best Time to Visit Covelong
    • Jan-Dec
  • 24Vellore, Tamil Nadu

    Vellore - The City Of Spears

    Vellore is known for being the transit hub for travellers. Popularly known as the Fort City of Tamil Nadu, Vellore has a splendid past with a harmonious fusion of rich culture......

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    Distance from Kanchipuram
    • 72 km - 1 Hr, 10 min
    Best Time to Visit Vellore
    • Oct-Mar
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