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2nd May to 3rd May, 2024Budget Friendly Train
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Things to do in Kanchipuram in May

Day 1 - Thursday 2nd, May
morning -

Arrive in Kanchipuram by train and check in to accommodation. Visit Sri Ekambaranathar Temple, one of the Pancha Bhoota Stalas representing the element Earth.

afternoon -

Head to Kanchi Kudil, a heritage house that showcases the traditional lifestyle and architecture of Kanchipuram.

evening -

Explore the Varadharaja Perumal Temple, known for its beautiful Dravidian architecture. Enjoy a traditional South Indian dinner at Sri Saravana Bhavan.

Day 2 - Friday 3rd, May
morning -

Visit Kailasanathar Temple, the oldest structure in Kanchipuram and an architectural marvel of Pallava dynasty. Try some local breakfast at Adyar Ananda Bhavan.

afternoon -

Explore the Kanchipuram Silk Saree Weaving Center and witness the intricate art of Kanchipuram silk weaving. Have a traditional thali lunch at Arya Bhavan.

evening -

Visit the Kamakshi Amman Temple, an ancient Hindu temple dedicated to Goddess Kamakshi. Enjoy a serene evening walk at the Kanchipuram Raja Gopuram viewpoint.

Day 3 - Saturday 4th, May
morning -

Stroll through the Kanchipuram Market to pick up some traditional silk sarees and souvenirs. Enjoy a South Indian breakfast at Murugan Idli Shop.

afternoon -

Depart from Kanchipuram via train back to Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh.

evening -

Departure from Vijayawada to your respective destinations.

Weather in Kanchipuram in Invalid date
Avg Temp25°C to 35°C
Chance of Rain20%

May is a warm month in Kanchipuram with average temperatures ranging from 25 to 35 degrees Celsius. It's generally dry with a low chance of rain. So we are suggesting you pack accordingly.

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Things to Carry on your trip to Kanchipuram

Clothing & Apparel

Light, breathable fabrics -

May is a warm month in Kanchipuram, so pack loose, comfortable clothing made of natural fibers like cotton or linen.

Sunglasses -

To shield your eyes from the sun.

Sun hat -

A hat will protect your head and face from the sun.


Essentials & Must Haves

Travel documents (passport, visa, ID card) -

Make sure they are valid and up-to-date.

Money and credit cards -

Carry a mix of cash and cards for convenience.

Travel insurance -

In case of any unexpected events or emergencies.

First aid kit -

A small kit with basic medical supplies.

Water bottle -

Stay hydrated throughout your trip.

Good to have

Phrasebook or translation app -

For basic communication if needed.


Phone and charger -

Stay connected and capture memories.

Power bank -

To charge your devices on the go.

Camera -

To document your experiences.

Good to Knows

Payment Options -

Cash and major credit cards are generally accepted.

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