Known as the silk city, Kanchipuram is famous for handcrafted silk sarees. Weavers use traditional methods and practices utilising only the highest quality of silk and gold threading.
CITY OF THOUSAND TEMPLES
Also known as the city of a thousand temples, Kanchipuram is a popular destination for pilgrims and architecture enthusiasts alike.
40Kms from Kanchipuram, the Vedanthangal Bird Sanctuary is spread across 70 acres and is home to a large variety of migratory birds. The best time to visit would be from October to March.
A popular tourist beach destination en-route to Mamallapuram, this small fishing hamlet offers some interesting activities like wind surfing, boating and other water-based activities.
The kanchi Mutt is a religious Hindu manastery founded by Sri Adi Sankara. The mutt is involved with propagating the life and works of its founder and houses a number of followers.