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Chennai to Chidambaram Cab

Taxi from Chennai to Chidambaram
Distance : 215 km
Estimated Time : 4.5 hours

Chennai to chidambaram is a very popular route for tourists famous for its temples that boast astounding architecture. One of the oldest cities of India located in Tamil Nadu. It was ruled by Pandaya Kings for the longest time in its history and is constructed in the form of lotus.

"She is the modernity that Villages lack and the tradition long forgotten by cities. You come, you see, she conquers you."

- Indhumati Nagarajan, famous writer

Chidamabaram is famous for housing the marvellous Lord Nataraja Temple and the famed chariot festival and is a beautiful temple town in the Cuddalore District of Tamil Nadu.Situated 250 kms away from the city of Chennai, Chidambaram has been a place of architectural glory and religious importance since antiquity.It has been ruled by several dynasties over time namely Cholas, Pandyas, Vijayanagar rulers, Marathas and the British. Due to the cultural influences, it boasts of a rich heritage and traditions. It is famous for its many temples which are a marvellous rendition of the Dravidian style of architecture and a beautiful representation of Dravidian culture.Chidambram is located near the coast of the Bay of Bengal and so has a moderate climate throughout the year.Winter is the best season to visit this city, but summers are also popular with tourists.

Taxi from Chennai to Chidambaram is readily available at CabBazar.

Best time to visit

October to March is the best time to visit chidambaram. With a hot and dry climate for most of the year, chidambaram is best visited during the winter season. The town is known for its ancient temples and other architectural and religious masterpieces and receives a generous crowd of people throughout the year. chidambaram is the most fascinating and welcoming during the months between October and March which coincides with its winter season.

Route Information

Chennai to Chidambaram by car is well connected via East coast road and is very convenient and comfortable ride. Chennai to Chidambaram distance is 215 Km and is 4.5 hours journey. Other famous tourist places on this route and nearby are:

Marina Beach

Gandhi Beach

Elliot beach

New Beach, Kottivakkam

VGP Golden beach

Olive beach

Astha Laxmi Temple

Cholamandalam Artist's village

Muttukadu Boat House

Covelong Beach

Madras Crocodile bank trust

Mahabalipuram - a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Shore Temple, Pancha Rathas, Varaha Cave Temple

Kalpakkam - Kalpakkam Beach, Backwater Lake, Sadras Dutch Fort

Odiyur lake

Alamparai fort

Swarnabhumi - Krishna's Butter Ball, Raindrop Boat House, Beach View Park

Puducherry - Also known as White Town, is dotted with charming mustard- yellow colonial structures with Bougainvillaea laden walls.

Cuddalore - Fort St.David, Silver Beach, Pataleeswarar Temple

You can plan to include them in your itinerary. With CabBazar, you can customize the itinerary as per your choice and enjoy the trip to fullest.

Tourist Attractions

Thillai Natraja Temple

Thillai Kali Temple

Govindaraja Perumal Temple

Mangroove Forest

Tiruvetkalam Paspatheswarar Temple

Shri Ayyappan Temple

Sivapuri Uchinathar Temple

Achalpuram Shivalokathyagar Temple

Taxi Options

Being an Aggregator, CabBazar provides you enormous car options for your Chennai to Chidambaram taxi booking. You can mention your specific preference, if any, while raising a taxi booking request. Our partnered taxi services providers have various cars available with them for Chennai to Chidambaram taxi service. At high level, we classify taxi in below four categories :

Chennai to Chidambaram Taxi Prices

Vehicle Type



Per Km Rate

HatchbackWagon-R, Indica or similar4 seaterRs. 9
SedanDzire, Etios or similar4 seaterRs. 9
SUVXylo, Ertiga or similar6 seaterRs. 12.5
Assured InnovaInnova, Innova Crysta6 seaterRs. 13.5

Taxi Fare

CabBazar is committed to keep the pricing as simple and clear as possible. So, we provide one price for your Chennai to Chidambaram taxi which covers a specified maximum kilometer and maximum days. So, you know upfront how much taxi is going to cost you and plan your budget well.

The prices are dynamic and transparent and give a win-win deal for both you and our partnered taxi services providers. You can choose car as per your preference.

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