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Places to Visit in Thanjavur

Things to do in Thanjavur

Thanjavur was the ancient capital of the Chola Kings whose origins, like those of the Pallavas, Pandyas and Cheras with whom they shared the tips of the Indian Peninsula, go back to the beginning of the Christian era. Power struggles between these groups were a constant feature of their early history, with one or other gaining the ascendancy at various times. The Cholas' turn for empire building came between 850 to 1270 AD and, at the height of their power, they controlled most of the Indian peninsula south of a line drawn between Mumbai and Puri, including parts of Sri Lanka and, for a while,the Sri vijaya Kingdom of the Malaya Peninsula and Sumatra. Probably the greatest Chola Emperors were Raja Rajah, who was responsible for building the Brahadeeshwara Temple, and his son Rajendra I (1014-44), whose navy competed with the Arabs for control of the Indian Ocean trade routes and who was responsible for bringing Sri Vijaya under the Chola control.




Thanjavur Day Tour Sightseeing

Day 1: Visit Thanjai Periya Koil, Thanjavur Palace and Art Gallery.




Distance from major cities
Madurai 190 kms
Pondicherry 170 kms
Tiruchirapalli 60 kms


How to reach there
Tiruchirapalli is the nearest airport to Thanjavur with is well connected to many major cities of India.
Thanjavur Railway Station is well connected with Tiruchirapalli, Chennai and Nagpur.
Thanjavur has a good network of roads to connect with all major cities in Tamil Nadu.




Frequently Asked Questions


Best time to visit India?

The best time to visit India is between October and March when the monsoon rains have ceased and the country is largely warm and dry. The climate does vary considerably by region though this is the peak travel season in Rajasthan and Kerala due to the agreeable weather conditions.


Which places should I visit in India?

The most visited regions in India is Rajasthan and Kerala. Rajasthan is in North India and Kerala is in South India. Rajasthan is known for fairs and festivals, songs and ballads, folklore and folktales, and the traditional costumes these are still the part of the colourful and captivating state of Rajasthan.

Apart from Rajasthan in North India Agra, Orchha, Khajuraho and Varanasi are also the most visited places.

In South India Kerala is perhaps the most beautiful region on earth. It is less of a tour and more of a chance to find your peace, with a bit of sightseeing along the way. Kerala is also known for Kerala Backwaters, Ayurveda and Yoga.

Apart from Kerala Tamil Nadu is equally most visited place in South India. Tamil Nadu is mainly known for the ancient temples in India. If still you are confused which place to visit, please cunsult CozyNuk tour expert to help you.


How much does it cost to visit India?

Cost of tours depends on the category of hotels, transportation, air-fair and services. Off-season, high season and peak season also put major effect on the cost of tour. The more higher you go, the more you pay. Please go through below per person per day cost, for your reference:

1. Budget Tour : Less than 70 Euro / 80 USD
2. Medium Tour : 70 Eu to 150 Euro / 80 USD to 170 USD
3. Luxury Tour : 150 Eu to 250 Euro / 170 USD to 285 USD
4. High-End Tour : Above 250 Euro / Above 285 USD

In Budget Tours guests will get clean and decent 3 star to 4 star mixed category hotels and executive car with driver, with all expenses covered. Please consult CozyNuk tour advisor to set your holidays within your budget.


What are the best selling tours of India?

Most popular and best selling travel itineraries we have already given in our India tour packages. Check out few best selling tours of India. Book now to get the best deals:

1. 12 Days Kerala Ayurveda and Yoga Tour @ 1350 USD / 1210 Eur
2. 15 Days Best of Rajasthan @ 895 USD / 815 Eur
3. 13 Days Best of North India @ 900 USD / 820 Eur
4. 15 Days Best of North India and Nepal @ 1050 USD / 956 Eur
5. 6 Days Taj Mahal Tour from Delhi @ 360 USD / 325 Eur

If you want any specific theme or idea of your own holidays, please contact CozyNuk tour expert to help you.


Can I choose my own travel dates?

CozyNuk offers personalized & individual organized tours upto any number of travelers and can be started at any time of the year. Our package tours are based on private departures, where you are benefit from having a private executive car and freedom to stop en-route for breaks or for photographic opportunities. Also note that our tours can be customized according to your holidays and your interest.


Do you have Ayurveda and Yoga tours?

Ayurveda and Yoga tour is one of the most best selling tours of India. We have 10 days, 12 days and 15 days tour of Ayurveda and Yoga with other tourist places in Kerala. Ayurveda and Yoga tour includes 5 days Rejuvenation Therapy program with early morning yoga sessions during the treatment program.

1. 10 Days Tourism & Yoga - Kerala Retreat
2. 12 Days Kerala Ayurveda and Yoga Tour
3. 15 Días Kerala Ayurveda and Yoga Tour