Kumbakonam is one of the ancient temple town and also one of the popular places of pilgrimage in Tamilnadu. Kumbakonam is known for its temples and mutts. Typically, 2-3 days is required to explore top Kumbakonam tour packages. There are around 188 Hindu temples in and around Kumbakonam. Adi Kumbeswarar Temple, Nageswaraswamy Temple, Kasi Viswanathar Temple, Sarangapani Temple, Oppiliappan Kovil, Rama Swamy Temple and Mahamaham Tank are the popular places to visit in Kumbakonam. The Dhenupureeswarar Temple at Patteeswaram, the Swamimalai Murugan temple and the Airavateeswarar temple at Darasuram are the other famous temples located in the vicinity of Kumbakonam.
Madurai, Trichy, Chidambaram, Kanchipuram and Thanjavur are also close to Kumbakonam and 4-5 day trips can be planned to visit Kumbakonam along with these places.