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Nava Graha Temple Tour

Places Covered : Kumbakonam, Shukra Temple, Moon Temple, Rahu Temple, Vaitheeswaran Temple, Shani Temple, Murugan Temple, Guru Temple, Sun Temple, Budha Temple, Kethu Temple

Schedule:

Day-1:
Pick-up from Chennai Railway station / Airport, get ready and continue to Vaitheeswaran koil, which is 275 kms. / 4 hrs. Visit Angaraka Temple (Angaraka / Mars), which is 15 kms away. Take a tour to Thiruvengadu Temple (Budha / Mercury) at a distance of 10 kms. And also visit Kezhaperumpallam Temple (Kethu), which is 7 kms away. Kumbakonam, which is at 56 kms. Stay overnight in the hotel.

Day-2:
Kumbakonam - Thirunallar Temple (respective gods Shani / Saturn) distance 57 kms. Take a trip to Alangudi Temple (Guru / Jupiter) at 73 kms, Thingalur Temple (Chandra / Moon), which is at 48 kms, Suriyanaar Koil (Surya / Sun), which is at 46 kms. Return back to Kumbakonam (15 kms.) and stay overnight.

Day-3:
Kumbakonam - Swamimalai - Murugan Temple (these are one of the 6 abodes of Subramanya Swamy Temple), Thirunageswaram Rahu Temple - (Rahu) at a distance of 6 kms, and Kanchanur Temple (Sukra / Venus), which is 27 kms away and return to Kumabakonam (27 kms.) for overnight stay.

Day-4:
After having breakfast leaving to Pondicherry, which is 135 kms away and takes 3 hrs. Enroute visit Chidambaram and Lord Nataraja Temple. Visit the cosmic dancer (Lord Shiva), Pitchavaram , which is a place of exceptional picturesque beauty with its tranquil Back waters then transfer to the hotel. Local visits to Ganesh Mandir, Aurobindo Ashram, and take pleasure in the evening on the beach. Stay overnight in hotel.

Day-5:
Have morning meal check-out from hotel and leave for Chennai, which is 162 kms away and takes 3.5 hrs. Enroute visit Mahabalipurm (Arjun Shilanyas, Pallava's Panch Rathas).