Kanchipuram Tour Packages welcomes you to visit Kanchipuram, the city of thousand temples. It is located in the state of Tamil Nadu in India near the Bay of Bengal. It is one of the seven holy cities in India and was the historical capital in the 7th century. It is also known for the saris and hand woven silk made with high quality of silk and gold threads. Because of this it is also called Silk City. Visit the Silk City with Kanchipuram Tour Packages to see the weaving and dyeing tradition which is many years old. The place has a lot of history attached to it. It was the historical capital of the Pallavas and Cholas rulers. There are beautiful temples which reflect the work of the Cholas and the Pallavas. There are some stupa remains seen which show the presence of Buddhism in the past. With Kanchipuram Tour Packages, you can visit the various ancient temples here. The temples are made in the South Indian style of architecture.
For the ideal package to this place, book the Kanchipuram Tour Packages. One can visit the temples built by many rulers and kings in different styles. It is divided into two sectors namely the Shivan Kanchi where the Shivan and Shakthi temples are and the Vishnu Kanchi where the Vishnu temples are. The Kailasanatha Temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva and was made by Rajasimha in the 8th century. The main big shrine is surrounded by 58 smaller shrines. The inner walls are adorned with paintings and the temple was constructed with sandstone.
Another temple which can be visited with Kanchipuram Tour Packages is the Ashtabuja Perumal temple which is an old temple. There are many carvings found here and the deity is shown having eight hands. The Kamakshi Amman Temple has a golden tomb in the centre of the shrine. The Ekambareswarar temple has a 57 meter tall tomb and a hall with thousand pillars. The Prithvilingam is one of the five lingas in south India which is found here. With Kanchipuram Tour Packages, one can see other temple like Nanganallur Anchaneyar, Kanchi Kamakodi Peetham, Sri Vaidunda Perumal, Singaperumal Koil and Tirupporur temples.
Other attractions like Muttukkadu which is a huge lake, Vedantangal bird sanctuary, Dakshina Chitra, Mammalappuram, Kanchi Kamakodi Peetham, Kanchi Kudil and Crocodile bank can be visited with Kanchipuram Tour Packages. These attractions and the temples attract many devotees and tourists to this place every year. The temples are an ideal example of the Dravidian style of architecture. This is the place where Adi Shankaracharya developed the centre for religion. The temples have been built by many rulers and the Pallavas were lovers of art and architecture.
The Pallavas and the Cholas built many temples and the other kings renovated the old ones and also built new ones. When you visit this place with the Kanchipuram Tour Packages, you will be greeted with a cluster of temple shikharas and gopurams. Now about 200 temples are left out of the thousand temples. Book the Kanchipuram Tour Packages for a memorable trip to the city of thousand temples.
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