Welcome to Chidambaram

There’s one reason to visit Chidambaram: the great temple complex of Nataraja, Shiva as the Dancer of the Universe. One of the holiest of all Shiva sites, this also happens to be a Dravidian architectural highlight. It's easily visited on a day trip from Puducherry, or en route between Puducherry and Tranquebar or Kumbakonam.Most accommodation is near the temple or the bus stand (500m southeast of the temple). The... Read More

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