Kanchipuram or Kanchi is one of the most famous places of pilgrimage in Tamil Nadu and among the most popular weekend getaways from Chennai. Kanchipuram has rich history and it is one of the oldest cities in India. Typically, 2-3 days is required to explore best Kanchipuram tour packages. Kanchipuram is known for its temples and silk sarees which are woven manually. Kamakshi Amman Temple, Varadharaja Perumal Temple, Kailasanathar Temple and Ekambaranatha Temple are the popular places to visit in Kanchipuram.
Chennai, Mahabalipuram, Vellore, Chidambaram and Pondicherry are also close to Kanchipuram and 4-5 day trips can be planned to visit Kanchipuram along with these places.