Distance : 75 km
Estimated Time : 2.3 hours
Chennai to Kanchipuram is a very popular route, famous for its over one hundred twenty six intricately carved temples. Known for its beautiful and fine silk saris, Kanchipuram is also known as "Golden City of a Thousand Temples" and is located on Palar river in Tamil Nadu.
"Kanchipuram is a place where many sadhus and saints have visitied. Sri Chaitanya, Sri Nityananda, and Madhvacharya have all visited. And Chanakya Pandit as well as Vedanta Deshika, the important Vaishnava acharya after Ramanuja, were both born here. It is also here, it is said, that Ramanujacharya received the vashishtadvaita philosophy from Kanchipurna, one of his gurus. On the birth celebration of Vedanta Deshika, the small deities of Vishnu and His consorts of Lakshmi, Sri and Bhudevi are brought out for a procession around the temple and to the shrine of Vedanta Deshika to give him Their blessings. It is a grand festival. Priests chant mantras from the Taitiriya Upanishad, Purusha-sukta and Tirupavai, and distribute prasada, sandalwood paste, and tulasi garlands after offering them to the deities."
It is believed that Kanchipuram is the oldest city in the entire south India. It's temple stoods as a proof of rich culture, heritage and glorious past. In addition to these, the place also boasts of several famous mosques and churches. Kanchipuram is an ideal destination if history and religion is something that excites you. Some of the most famous temples here are The Kailasanathar Temple and Kamakshi Amman Temple.
Taxi from Chennai to Kanchipuram is readily available at CabBazar.
Best time to visit
October to March are usually considered the best time to visit Kanchipuram. The temperature is on the cooler side and travelling through town and engaging in various outdoor activities is easier.
Chennai to Kanchipuram by car is well connected through NH48 and is very comfortable drive. Chennai to Kanchipuram distance is 75 Km and is 2.3 hours journey. Other famous tourist places on this routes and nearby are:
Kundrathur Murugan temple
Chokhi Dhani, Chennai
Thirumazhisai - Sri Jagannatha Perumal Temple Pond, Sri Othandeshwarar Temple, Sitharkadu Sivan Temple
Arulmigu Devi Karumariamman Temple or Tiruverkadu Devi Karumariamman Temple
Sri Nageswarar Temple, Kundrathur
Chembarambakkam - Chembarambakkam Lake, Queensland Amusement Park
Sriperumbudur or Thiruperumputhur or Thiruperumbudur - Sri Perumbudur Lake, Adikesava Perumal Temple, Sri Ramanujar Temple
Vallakkottai - Vallakottai Murugan 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.
Kamakshi Amman Temple
Varadaraja Perumal Temple
The Kanchi Kailasanathar Temple
Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam
The Vaikunda Perumal Temple
Thennangur Panduranga Temple
Ulagalantha Perumal Temple
Vijayaraghava Perumal Temple
Prasanna Venkatesa Perumal temple
Eri Katha Ramar Temple
Being an Aggregator, CabBazar provides you enormous car options for your Chennai to Kanchipuram 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 Kanchipuram taxi service. At high level, we classify taxi in below four categories :
Chennai to Kanchipuram Taxi Prices
Per Km Rate
|Hatchback||Wagon-R, Indica or similar||4 seater||Rs. 9|
|Sedan||Dzire, Etios or similar||4 seater||Rs. 9|
|SUV||Xylo, Ertiga or similar||6 seater||Rs. 12.5|
|Assured Innova||Innova, Innova Crysta||6 seater||Rs. 13.5|
CabBazar is committed to keep the pricing as simple and clear as possible. So, we provide one price for your Chennai to Kanchipuram 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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