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Chidambaram & Pichavaram 2 Days Sightseeing Tour from Chennai

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Trip Overview

Discover the ancient temples of Chidambaram and immerse yourself in the breathtaking natural beauty of Pichavaram with this 2 day tour from Chennai. Delight in a captivating journey that offers both cultural enrichment and scenic wonders, promising an unforgettable visual feast.


  • isit the significant 10th-century temple of Natarajar in Chidambaram.
  • Experience the lush green mangroves of Pichavaram, where you may opt to take a boat ride.
  • Hassle-free experience of pick-up and drop-off.
  • Services of an experienced driver.

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  • If you are planning to have an offbeat experience in Chennai, take this Chidambaram and Pichavaram day tour from Chennai to explore the unexplored. With its many temples and rich religious heritage, Chidambaram is an important pilgrimage site for Shaivites and Vaishnavites. It is a significant city in the Cuddalore district. Temple viewing and pilgrimage are the main activities for visitors to the city. A visit to the mangrove forests of Pichavaram is also a popular activity. So do not wait anymore and hop on to this tour.

Chidambaram & Pichavaram 2 Days Sightseeing Tour Itinerary

Day 1:

  • Depart from Chennai in the morning and travel to Chidambaram. it will take around 5 hour to reach
  • Upon arrival, visit the renowned Nataraja Temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva, and marvel at its intricate architecture and spiritual ambiance.
  • This temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva in his form as Nataraja, the cosmic dancer. It is one of the most important Shaivite temples and is renowned for its architectural beauty and spiritual significance.
  • Thillai Kali Amman Temple: Dedicated to the goddess Kali, this temple is located near the Nataraja Temple and is known for its vibrant festivals and rituals.
  • Thillai Nataraja Temple, Kurinjipadi: This temple, situated in the nearby town of Kurinjipadi, is another shrine dedicated to Lord Shiva as Nataraja. It is believed to be one of the Pancha Bhoota Stalas, representing the element of space (Akasha).
  • Thiruvetkalam Temple: This temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva and is known for its beautiful architecture and serene ambiance.
  • After the temple tour of Chidambaram head to Pichavaram, which is only about 15 kms & half an hour away.
  • Check into your accommodation in Pichavaram and unwind after a day of exploration.
  • Enjoy dinner at the hotel or a nearby restaurant.

Day 2:

  • After breakfast, head out to explore more of Pichavaram's natural wonders.
  • Visit the Pichavaram Mangrove Forest Interpretation Centre to learn about the ecology and conservation efforts in the area.
  • Continue your exploration with another boat ride, immersing yourself in the serene beauty of the mangrove forests and observing various bird species.
  • Enjoy lunch at a local eatery.
  • Depart from Pichavaram in the afternoon and journey back to Chennai, cherishing the memories of your enriching two-day tour.

Please note

  1. This is not a guided tour; the driver will not be the guide for the tour.
  2. This is an outstation tour; hence, the vehicle can not be used for the local city tour.

Basic Details

Start Point
Chennai Hotel/Residence
Finish Point
Chennai Hotel/Residence
Start time
6:00 am 6:30 am 7:00 am 7:30 am See more
Tours & SightseeingFamily-friendly
Trip Code


  • Hotel pickup and drop (within city limits).
  • Charges for the private air-conditioned cab.
  • The driver and fuel charges.
  • 600 KM of usage (Extra kilometre charges will be applicable after the limit, please refer Important Information Section for details).



  • All parking & toll charges.
  • Interstate taxes.
  • Monument entrance charges.
  • Any meals during the tour for the guests.
  • Anything else not specified in the inclusions above.

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Important Information

  • This is not a guided tour.
  • The driver will know the local language, English speaking driver can be requested for during the booking in "Special Request" section, though the same cannot be promised.
  • The guests may choose to skip or add any new attraction in the destination of the tour.
  • Sedans (4-seater) models provided are Suzuki Dzire, Toyota Etios or similar.
  • SUV (6-seater) models provided are Toyota Innova, Mahindra Xylo, Suzuki Ertiga or similar.
  • Night charge of Rs. 300 is applicable if the cab service is used between 10:00 pm to 6:00 am.
  • The tour has a kilometre limit of 600 kilometres.
  • After 600 kilometres, additional per kilometre charge will be applicable (to be paid directly to the driver)
  • For Sedan (4-seater) - Rs. 13 per km (additional kilometre charge).
  • For SUV (6-seater) - Rs. 18 per km (additional kilometre charge).

Cancellation Policy

  • Full refund if cancelled before* 3 days
  • No refund after that


Meet-up Information/Reporting Point

  • Hotel/Residence in Chennai city limits.
  • The driver will pick you up directly from your hotel or specified pick-up address. Please enter the full pick up address at the checkout page.
  • The driver and cab details will be shared with you 2 to 4 hours prior to the tour start time.
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