2 days in Thanjavur Itinerary

2 days in Thanjavur Itinerary

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A bastion of South Indian culture and heritage, Thanjavur entrances visitors from all over the world with its architecture, distinct art style, and the Great Living Chola Temples, landmarks of the city and a World Heritage Site.
On the 30th (Sat), admire the natural beauty at Sivaganga Gardens, explore the world behind art at Thanjavur Royal Palace and Art Gallery, then browse the collection at The Serfoji Sarasvati Mahal Library, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mercury Temple, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Brihadeeshwara Temple. On the 1st (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Arulmigu Swaminatha Swami Temple, Swamimalai, pause for some photo ops at Gangaikonda Cholapuram, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uppiliappan Temple, Kumbakonam, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Airavatesvara Temple.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Thanjavur custom trip planner.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airport is Tiruchirapally Civil Airport Airport. In September, plan for daily highs up to 97°F, and evening lows to 77°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Thanjavur

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Kumbakonam, Uppiliappan Temple
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Airavatesvara Temple
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Brihadeeshwara Temple
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Gangaikonda Cholapuram

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