5 days in Thanjavur & Tiruchirappalli Itinerary

5 days in Thanjavur & Tiruchirappalli Itinerary

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Thanjavur
— 1 night
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Tiruchirappalli
— 3 nights

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Thanjavur

Thanjavur ©
A bastion of South Indian culture and heritage, Thanjavur entrances visitors from all over the world with its architecture, distinct art style, and the Great Living Chola Temples, landmarks of the city and a World Heritage Site.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): explore the world behind art at Thanjavur Royal Palace and Art Gallery. On the 26th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Garbarakshambigai Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Patteeswaram Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Arulmigu Swaminatha Swami Temple, Swamimalai, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Swami Malai Temple, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Ramalingaswami Temple.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Thanjavur journey site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Thanjavur. May in Thanjavur sees daily highs of 45°C and lows of 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Tiruchirappalli.

Things to do in Thanjavur

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Kumbakonam, Garbarakshambigai Temple
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Arulmigu Swaminatha Swami Temple, Swamimalai ©
Garbarakshambigai Temple ©
Garbarakshambigai Temple
Thanjavur Royal Palace and Art Gallery ©
Thanjavur Royal Palace and Art Gallery

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nights
Tiruchirappalli

Tiruchirappalli ©
Located in the center of the state, the ancient city of Tiruchirappalli--or Trichy/Tiruchi as it is more commonly known--remains rich in Tamil culture.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Indian Panorama. Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): catch all the local highlights with Indian Panorama. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Ayyanar Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Rangam Ranga Nathar Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Brahmapureeswarar Temple.

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Tiruchirappalli trip itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Thanjavur to Tiruchirappalli in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In May in Tiruchirappalli, expect temperatures between 43°C during the day and 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Tiruchirappalli

Historic Sites · Tours
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Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple ©
Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple
Indian Panorama ©
Indian Panorama
Jambukeswarar Temple ©
Jambukeswarar Temple

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