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Similes - Archaic Tour to Ancient Temples in Kanchipuram from Chennai

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    Stop At: Ekambareswarar Temple, Ekambaranathar Sannidhi Street, Kanchipuram 631502 India

    The present structure was built during the Chola dynasty in the 9th century, it houses many halls the most notable is thousand-pillared hall built during the Vijayanagar period, pillars sculpted with intricate figures indicating various legends and avatars of Shiva.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Kamakshi Amman Temple, 24 A Sanathi Street Tirukalvanoor, Kanchipuram 631502 India

    Kamakshi Amman Temple was most probably built by the Pallava kings, It is sacred as one of the three Sakti peethas of India. Kamakshi is said to be the Supergoddess, Parasakti, having Saraswati, Lakshmi and Parvati. Adi Shankaracharya, the famous 8th century CE scholar and saint, re-established the Sri Chakra in this Kamakshi Devi temple.

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Kailasanatha Temple, Kanchipuram India

    Built during Pallava Dynasty in the first quarter of eighth century with red sandstone and has innumerable carvings of Pallva art,

    Duration: 40 minutes

    Stop At: Vaikunda Perumal Temple, Palar River, Kanchipuram India

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    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Varadharaja Perumal Temple, Vishnu Kanchi, Kanchipuram 631501 India

    .Varadharaja Perumal Temple is one of the most famous architectural pieces built by the Cholas in 11th century. The Ornamental rings carved out of single stone at the Four Corners of the mandapam in the form of a chain are a delightful spectacle.There is a 100 pillared hall which has sculptures depicting of ramayana and mahabaratha.

    Duration: 20 minutes
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    Traveler pickup is offered
    Your driver and vehicle details will be sent to you in message (you are requested to please contact your hotel concierge / bell desk / front desk to call the driver from car parking area to portico (entrance) at your pick-up time).
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    9h
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    Drop-off at your hotel in Chennai
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    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • Private transportation
    • Fuel surcharge
    • WiFi on board
    • Gratuities
    • Bottled water
    • Toll, Parking and all other expenses related to vehicle
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    • Food and drinks
    • Special Darshan Fees (wherever it's necessary)
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    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Shoes must be removed at places of worship, Dress code is smart casual (Please be advised to dress accordingly for places of worship; shorts or sleeveless tops are not recommended)
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Important notice about Tour Guide: All place of worship and museums has basic standard of "keep silence", so there is no possibility to give any commentary on that place, All possible information and assistance will be provided (if you have asked for it in advance), Tour operator (Uvamai Niche Tourism) never ever arrange tour guides for their tours
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
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    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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    Wonderful place to visit. Especially the temples ages more than hundred of years. Felt very blessed and peace. Totally different environment, food and all. Felt like at home
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