9 days in Tiruchirappalli, Thanjavur & Kumbakonam Itinerary

9 days in Tiruchirappalli, Thanjavur & Kumbakonam Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Tiruchirappalli
— 2 nights
2
Thanjavur
— 2 nights
3
Kumbakonam
— 3 nights
4
Tiruchirappalli
— 1 night

2
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.
You've now added Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple to your itinerary. On the 13th (Thu), admire the landmark architecture of Malayadipatti Perumal Temple and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Brahmapureeswarar Temple and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kaattu Azhagiya Singar Srirangam.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Tiruchirappalli online visit planner.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Tiruchirapally Civil Airport Airport, Madurai Airport and Coimbatore International Airport. In February, daytime highs in Tiruchirappalli are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. On the 15th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Thanjavur.

Things to do in Tiruchirappalli

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple
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Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple ©
Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple
Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple ©
Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple
Kaattu Azhagiya Singar Srirangam ©
Kaattu Azhagiya Singar Srirangam

2
nights
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.
On the 15th (Sat), take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Pratyangara Devi temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kapisthalam Temple, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Bangaru Kamakshi Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Ramalingaswami Temple, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kasi Viswanathar Temple, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Thiruvanajozhi Temple, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Palaivananathar Temple.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Thanjavur trip planner.

Drive from Tiruchirappalli to Thanjavur in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Thanjavur are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. You'll set off for Kumbakonam on the 17th (Mon).

Things to do in Thanjavur

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Palaivananathar Temple
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Bangaru Kamakshi Temple ©
Bangaru Kamakshi Temple
Palaivananathar Temple ©
Palaivananathar Temple

3
nights
Kumbakonam

Kumbakonam ©
A notable temple town, Kumbakonam harbors a wealth of Hindu buildings dedicated to Lord Vishnu and Lord Shiva.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Church of our Lady of Velankanni as well as Mahamaham tank. Explore hidden gems such as Kampaheswarar Temple and Arulmigu Naganathaswamy Temple Thirunageswaram. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Chakkarapani Temple and Vaidyanathaswamy Temple. Explore Kumbakonam's surroundings by going to Sri Kediliappar Temple (in Thiruvarur) and Vaitheeswaran Kovil Shrine to Mars (in Nagapattinam). There's more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Mahapratyangira Devi Temple.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Kumbakonam road trip planner.

You can drive from Thanjavur to Kumbakonam in 1.5 hours. In February, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. On the 20th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Tiruchirappalli.

Things to do in Kumbakonam

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Sri Kediliappar Temple, Vaitheeswaran Kovil Shrine to Mars, Uppiliappan Temple, Church of our Lady of Velankanni, Vaidyanathaswamy Temple
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Church of our Lady of Velankanni ©
Church of our Lady of Velankanni
Kampaheswarar Temple ©
Kampaheswarar Temple
Uppiliappan Temple ©
Uppiliappan Temple

1
night
Tiruchirappalli

Tiruchirappalli ©
Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Arulmigu Gneeliwaneswarar Temple.

To see ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Tiruchirappalli online travel planner.

You can drive from Kumbakonam to Tiruchirappalli in 2.5 hours. On the 21st (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tiruchirappalli

Historic Sites
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Sri Azhagia Manavalar Perumal ©
Sri Azhagia Manavalar Perumal
Pundarikakshan Perumal Temple ©
Pundarikakshan Perumal Temple

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