Kanchipuram also called as the city of thousand temples, is located in the state of Tamil Nadu, India. This beautiful temple city is a statement of outstanding tradions of the southern part of the country with its wonderful temples.
Kancheepuram silk sarees are well known all over the world and the city is known as silk city. Here weavers of silk from Kanchi settled about more than 400 years ago.
Important festivals include the Brahmothsavam (January), Garudothsavam (April), and Car-Rath (May) festivals. Silk Tourism Festival is organised in the Month of October.
The nearest airport is Chennai International Airport, just a 2 hours drive away.RAIL
Can be reached from Chennai central railway station and Arakkonam railway station.ROAD
Kanchipuram is 75 kms away from Chennai and is well connected by a good network of roads. There are frequent bus services from Kanchi to Chennai, Bangalore and other places.