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Thiruannamalai

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  • General Information

    Common Name: Thiruvannamalai
    Other Name: -, District: Tiruvannamalai, State: Tamil Nadu, India
    Area: 16.3 sq km
    Languages Spoken: -
    Long Distance Code: 91-4175
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    Best Time to Visit: November to March and -
    International Access: -
  • Description

    Thiruvannamalai is a world renowned temple town in TamilNadu which is synonym to deepam(fire). Here Shiva (Arunachaleswar) is worshipped in the form of fire. The history of Tiruvannamalai revolves around the Annamalaiyar Temple. The recorded history of the town dates back to the ninth century, as seen from a Chola inscriptions in the temple. It is believed that this temple on the foot hill of Annamalai hill came to be built around 750 A.D. period as per the details available from archeological sculptures. It is the biggest temple in India dedicated to Lord Shiva.
  • Location

    This temple city is located about 180 kilometers from Chennai and 210 km from Bangalore. By road from Chennai the travel time is around 3.5 hours. The town is located to the east of Eastern Ghats.
  • Climate

    Tiruvannamalai experiences hot and dry weather throughout the year. The temperature ranges from a maximum of 40 °C (104 °F) to a minimum of 20 °C (68 °F). Like the rest of the state, April to June are the hottest months and December to January are the coldest. Tiruvannamalai receives scanty rainfall with an average of 815 mm (32.1 in) annually.
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Chennai Pondicherry Tour / PI-0108 (6 Days / 5 Nights)
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Though Pondicherry appears like a tiny speck on the sprawling Eastern coast of India, its glorious vedic past more than makes up for its size. Located just 162 kms south of Chennai, Pondicherry is fast becoming a major tourist draw. Gandhi Memorial, Kalakshetra, Mylapore temple and Marine beach are the major draw of this tour. Aurobindo ashram in Pondicherry will give your perfect peace of mind.

Detailed Itinerary
Day 1 : Chennai
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Day 3 : Chennai-Kanchipuram-Mamallapuram
Day 4 : Mamallapuram-Thiruannamalai-Puducherry
Day 5 : Puducherry
Day 6 : Puducherry-Chennai

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