Chennai to Kanchipuram

Kanchipuram otherwise known as Kanchi is a city in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Kanchipuram district is situated on the northern East Coast of Tamil Nadu and is adjacent by Bay of Bengal and Chennai city and is bounded in the West by Vellore and Thiruvannamalai district, in the north by Thiruvallur district and Chennai district, in the south by Villipuram district, in the east by Bay of Bengal. Ancient Kanchipuram is the city of thousand temples and one of the seven most sacred pilgrim centre for Hindus. The city was the capital of early Cholas and it was Pallavas capital between the 6th and 8th centuries.

Kanchipuram is Spectacular Temple City known as city of thousand temples which reflects the Glorious Traditions of South India with its noted temples. Kanchipuram is a major seat of Tamil learning as well as important place of pilgrimage for Buddhist, Jains and Savite Hindus. Apart from this Kanchipuram is popular for its renowned crafted world famous silk sarees. Kanchipuram is easily accessible from the state capital of Chennai. There are many places to visit in and around Kanchipuram Kamachi Amman Temple, Vedanthangal Birds Santuary, Muttukadu, Covelong Beach, kanchi Kamakodi Peetham and Anna Memorial and many more, There are fairs and festivals all around the year at Kanchipurm. Some important festival include the Brahmothsavam, Garudothsavam,and car (rath)festivals which are held in the month of January, April and May respectively. Silk Tourism Festival is held in the month of October.

How to get there from Chennai? Kanchipuram is 75 km from Chennai and is well connected by good network roads via Guindy and the other Tambaram. There are bus services and rail services from Chennai to Kanchi, but the best way to travel comfort and safe to Kanchi is choosing taxi from Call Taxi Chennai ,We are the leading taxi service in Chennai, providing best deal on your taxi booking. We have new and latest models cabs available at your choice and that make your journey happy and comfort. Our taxi/cabs are available with A/c and non A/c. The car rental starts form minimum rate at Rs.2250 and this will change according to range of cars choose by passengers we have cars such as Tata Indica, Tata Indigo, Tavera, Etios and Innova is the best car for a family members of 8 persons. The time take to complete our journey is 1 hour 25 minutes to reach Kanchipuram and this time also may vary according to road conditions, weather conditions and also in seasonal time.

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