Kumbakonam is a sacred destination in Tamil Nadu with many important temples and also the base city to visit the famous Navagraha Temples (literally meaning 9 Planetary Temples) namely : Suryanar Koil (Sun) Tingaloor Koil (Moon) Vaitheswaran Koil (Mars) Tiruvenkadu (Mercury) Alangudi (Jupiter) Kanchanoor (Venus) Trunallur (Saturn) Tirunageshwaram (Rahu) Keezhperumpallam (Ketu). I n Hinduism, it is strongly believed that, the Planetary Gods, being worshipped as The Navagrahas will palliate the ill effects caused by the Karmas of a Person pertaining to his previous births. The Navagrahas impact upon every individual’s life start from the birth and one’s fate is being determined by the moment of Navagrahas from one constellation to another. Many flock to these temples to perform specific pooja to rectify the planetary doshas and lead a better and successful lives.
Accommodation in AC room as per itinerary
To and From Transport Ex Chennai as per the itinerary
Daily Breakfast at Hotel.
Guide/ Pandit for the visit.
Pick-up from Chennai Airport / Railway station. Fresh up and proceed to Vaitheeswaran koil (275 kms. / 4 hrs.) visit Angaraka Temple (Angaraka / Mars) (15 kms.), Thiruvengadu Temple (Budha / Mercury) (10 kms.), Kezhaperumpallam Temple (Kethu) (7 kms.)- Kumbakonam (56 kms.). ;
Kumbakonam - Thirunallar Temple (Shani / Saturn) (57 kms.) Alangudi Temple (Guru / Jupiter) (73 kms.), Thingalur Temple (Chandra / Moon) (48 kms.), Suriyanaar Koil (Surya / Sun) (46 kms.) and back to Kumbakonam (15 kms.). ;
Kumbakonam - Swamimalai - Murugan Temple (One of the six abodes of Subramanya Swamy Temple), Thirunageswaram Rahu Temple - (Rahu) (6 kms.) , and Kanchanur Temple (Sukra / Venus) (27 kms.) and back to Kumabakonam (27 kms.). ;
After breakfast departure to Pondicherry (135 kms. / 3 hrs.). Enroute visit Chidambaram - Lord Nataraja Temple. The cosmic dancer (Lord Shiva), Pitchavaram - A place of rare scenic beauty with its serene Back waters. Transfer to Hotel. Local visits Aurobindo Ashram, Ganesh Mandir, and enjoy the evening in the Beach. ;
After breakfast Check-out from Hotel and departure to Chennai (162 kms. / 3.5 hrs.). Enroute visit Mahabalipurm (Pallava’s Panch Rathas, Arjun Shilanyas). On arrival transfer to the railway station / airport for homeward journey ;