Kumbakonam activities, tickets and more

Cultural & Theme Tours

Tour to Gangaikonda Cholapuram from Pondicherry

The Great Living Chola Temples comprise of three temples; the Brihadisvara Temple at Thanjavur, the Temple of Gangaikonda Cholapuram and the Airavatesvara Temple at Darasuram. The patrons of Lord Shiva dedicated magnificent architectural splendors to their beloved God. The Chola style involves use of granite to create design consisting of deities, warriors, kings and dancers. The Dravidian structures reflect the property of the Chola Empire. The glories till live in the wonderful temples.
$20
6 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Tour to Navagraha Temples of Sun, Moon, Venus & Rahu from Kumbakonam

The Sun, Moon, Mars, Mercury, Jupiter, Venus, Saturn, Rahu and Ketu are called the Navagraha (9 “Grahas”). Planets are believed to influence the horoscope computed based on time of one's birth and subsequently influence the course of life. Each of the planets are believed to move from a star to another during a predefined period and thus sway over an individual's fortunes. The Navagrahas, as per Hindu customs, are believed to provide both good and bad effects for any individual and the bad effects are mitigated by prayers.
$34
8 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Tour to Navagraha Temples of Mars, Mercury & Ketu from Kumbakonam

The Sun, Moon, Mars, Mercury, Jupiter, Venus, Saturn, Rahu and Ketu are called the Navagraha (9 “Grahas”). Planets are believed to influence the horoscope computed based on time of one's birth and subsequently influence the course of life. Each of the planets are believed to move from a star to another during a predefined period and thus sway over an individual's fortunes. The Navagrahas, as per Hindu customs, are believed to provide both good and bad effects for any individual and the bad effects are mitigated by prayers.
$34
8 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Tour to Navagraha Temples of Saturn and Juiter from Kumbakonam

The Sun, Moon, Mars, Mercury, Jupiter, Venus, Saturn, Rahu and Ketu are called the Navagraha (9 “Grahas”). Planets are believed to influence the horoscope computed based on time of one's birth and subsequently influence the course of life. Each of the planets are believed to move from a star to another during a predefined period and thus sway over an individual's fortunes. The Navagrahas, as per Hindu customs, are believed to provide both good and bad effects for any individual and the bad effects are mitigated by prayers.
$34
9 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Tour to Thirunagesswaram (Raghu Temple) & Keezhperumpallam (Kethu Temple)

Tirunageswaram temple "8th planet" which is associated to shadow planet Rahu (north nodes of the Moon) (ராகு/Rahu ) Keelaperumpallam "9th planet" which is associated to shadow planet Ketu (south nodes of the Moon) (கேது/ Kethu)
$33
7 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Great Living Chola Temples Trail, 2 days private tour from Chennai

The Great Living Chola temples trail takes us to 3 capitals of the ancient and mighty Chola Empire which was a major maritime power controlling vast parts of South East Asia in the 10-12th centuries. We will relive the glory days of life under the Chola Empire at the world heritage sites of Brihadeswar Temple in Tanjore, Airareswar Temple in Darasuram and the temple in Gangaikonda Cholapuram.
$220
2 days
Private & Custom Tours

Private Guided Tour of Airavatesvara Temple from Kumbakonam with Lunch

Built in 12th century AD by Raja Chola II, Airavatesvara temple is a famous Hindu Temple located in Darasuram. The temple represents the architectural heritage of Tamil Nadu. Airavatesvara Temple is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is one of the Great Living Chola Temples. The temple follows Dravidian architecture which has a number of columns and pillars towards the Sanctum supporting the Mandapam. You will have a private guided tour of the temple followed by lunch in a local restaurant. Highlights: • Airavatesvara Temple - UNESCO World Heritage Site • Intricate paintings and sculptures • Delicate stone carvings from ancient artists • Lunch in a local restaurant
$101
3 hours
Private & Custom Tours

Private Guided Tour of Airavatesvara Temple from Kumbakonam

Built in 12th century AD by Raja Chola II, Airavatesvara temple is a famous Hindu Temple located in Darasuram. The temple represents the architectural heritage of Tamil Nadu. Airavatesvara Temple is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is one of the Great Living Chola Temples. The temple follows Dravidian architecture which has a number of columns and pillars towards the Sanctum supporting the Mandapam. You will have a private guided tour of the temple. See the Airavatesvara Temple, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, intricate paintings and sculptures, plus delicate stone carvings from ancient artists.
$53
3 hours
Tours & Sightseeing

Full Day Tour of Kumbakonam with Lunch - From Thanjavur

Your drive from Thanjavur to Kumbakonam takes about one hour. Kumbakonam has a population of about 145,000 with a strong Hindu majority but it also has a sizeable Muslim and Christian populations. It is known as a "temple town", which makes the visit interesting. You will spend a full day touring the city and its surroundings. Lunch is included. Highlights: • Mahamaham Tank • Temple of Gangaikonda Cholapuram • Airavatesvara Temple at Darasuram • Bronze Manufactures Unit • Silk Weaving Centers
$97
12 hours
Tours & Sightseeing

Full Day Tour of Kumbakonam - From Thanjavur

Your drive from Thanjavur to Kumbakonam takes about one hour. Kumbakonam has a population of about 145,000 with a strong Hindu majority but it also has a sizeable Muslim and Christian populations. It is known as a "temple town", which makes the visit interesting. You will spend a full day touring the city and its surroundings.Highlights: • Mahamaham Tank • Temple of Gangaikonda Cholapuram • Airavatesvara Temple at Darasuram • Bronze Manufactures Unit • Silk Weaving Center
$54
12 hours