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Why travel Kanchipuram?

Kanchipuram is considered one of the seven holiest town of its kind in the country. It is believed that a visit to this town bestows salvation. "City of 1000 temples", "Golden City of Temples", "The Temple Town" or Kanchi. Kanchipuram has many names to its credit and is one of the oldest city in South India. The Main land lies on the northern bank of the Holy River Vegavathi a tributary of River Palar. It is a sacred destination for Buddhists, Jains and Hindus too.
It will be a festival sight throughout the year where temples celebrate one or other routine festivals.

"Golden City Of 1000 Temples"

A City in Tamil Nadu, India

Interest Measure for Kanchipuram

Ideal time to stay:  1 - 3 days

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Height(Altitude) of Kanchipuram from sea level:  274 feet
Latitude/Longitude:  12.8299303°N, 79.7097136°E
Ecosystem:  Plain , River  

Food, Culture and Language at Kanchipuram

Food Type Available:  Indian, South Indian 
Regional Language:  Tamil
Currency:  ₹ - Rupee (INR)
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Travel tips

  • NoteYou might know the art of Shoulin Temple is preached by an Indian Buddhist Monk, the same monk was hailed from this city only.

6 Top Places to visit and Things to do in Kanchipuram

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Content of this page was last updated at Oct 30, 2016