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QUICK FACTS
Location: Thanjavur District, Tamil Nadu.
Famous For: Pilgrim.
Weather:  Summer 26-36°C.
Winter 12-22°C.
Moderate Rain fall in Monsoon.
STD CODE : 04362
BEST TIME TO VISIT : October to February.
TRAVEL IN THANJAVUR SHOW MAP
Thanjavur is an old city bearing the relics of the high culture of the Chola dynasty. In previous days this city was the abode of the well known Brihadeswara Temple and the ashtonishing Tanjore paintings. The place is located in the Southern part of Tamil Nadu. The city is renowned for silk weaving. 
Thanjavur is an important tourist destination and also a pilgrims centre in Tamil Nadu. 
MUST SEE IN THANJAVUR

Brahadeswara Temple or the Big Temple

This famous temple is an excellent example of architectural creativity of the Chola period.

Gangaikondam Cholapuram

 From time immemorial and crossing over centuries this temple has been visited by travelers of domestic as also abroad. This architectural wonder of Cholas is a must see structure for tourists and pilgrims. The structure has been shaped in such a fashion that the sun-light falls directly on the idol of main deity through out the day.

Thanjavur Royal Palace and Art Gallery

 This graceful palace is another example of Cholan architecture and offers interesting insight to its rich educational inheritance.

Vijayanagar Fort

 It is a famous historical fort of Thanjavur locating at about 2 km distance from Brahadeeswara Temple. The fort houses Siva Ganga Garden, Sangeetha Mahal and Saraswathi M...

MUST DO IN THANJAVUR

You can catch up on some musical and dance performances in the city.

REACH THANJAVUR
AIR
Nearest airport is at Trichy. Thanjavur is 65 km east of Trichy. Next closest airport is at Madurai. It's about 200 kms by road.If you come from other parts of the country you can land in Chennai airport. Thanjavur is around 350 kms south of Chennai by road. 
RAIL

Thanjavur has its own railway junction. It's well connected with Tiruchi, Chennai and Nagore. 

ROAD

Thanjavur is well linked with all the major towns in TamilNadu and is also connected with Kochi, Ernakulam, Thiruvananthapuram and Bangalore.

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