Kachapeshwarar Temple

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  • Address: Nellukara Street, Kanchipuram District, Pillaiyarpalayam, Tamil Nadu 631501, India
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Phone: +91-4427233384
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Family And Kids

Kachapeshwarar Temple - Review

The Kachapeshwarar Temple is a traditional Hindu religious complex featuring two ornately decorated shrines dedicated to Lord Shiva. Tucked in the Thirukachur village, the temple is unique in its revered deities that comprise of Lord Shiva and Lord Vishnu where the later is seen in his incarnation of a Tortoise and worshipping the former. Right after entering the temple complex, you will see the stunning carvings adorning the walls of the temple, almost all of them depicting some mythological scenes. Apart from the intricate exterior and the unique concept of one God revering another, the Kachapeshwarar Temple is also noteworthy for its magnificent interior decorations.

How To reach Kachapeshwarar Temple by Public Transport

  • Rented Car/ Taxi

More about Kachapeshwarar Temple

Kachapeshwarar Temple is one of the most popular places to visit in Kanchipuram, India. Best recognized for its beautiful view and non-crowdy location, the Kachapeshwarar Temple attracts many tourists. You can explore the breath-taking view of Kanchipuram from this point of interest.

How to reach Kachapeshwarar Temple?

To reach, Kachapeshwarar Temple, it is also possible to catch a local bus or metro from the nearest station. Frequent travellers suggest carrying a location map to explore the nearby tourist attractions in Kanchipuram. TripHobo provides you the overall information of Kachapeshwarar Temple like its address, phone number, photos, timings, and tickets booking.

Kachapeshwarar Temple Tickets Price and When to Get There

The ticket price or pass for visiting Kachapeshwarar Temple is given in this page. It may vary depending on the season and crowd. It’s better to check the Kachapeshwarar Temple tickets and opening hours in advance to avail the best offer. Whether you’re travelling with your family, friends or backpacking on a solo adventure, this page also provides you an idea of how much time you can typically spend here to experience the view and vibe. Tickets and visiting passes may come with different time slots and TripHobo allows you to book sightseeing and skip the line tours for Kachapeshwarar Temple. You can also book the customized day tours for Kachapeshwarar Temple from vendors like Get Your Guide, Viator and Musement.

Accommodations and Other Facilities Near Kachapeshwarar Temple

On TripHobo, you can find the best hotels to stay near Kachapeshwarar Temple in Kanchipuram. Ranging from budget friendly hostels to 5-star luxury suites and shared Airbnbs, here you can find perfect places to stay near Kachapeshwarar Temple. Also, plenty of restaurants and coffee shops are available in the surrounding area. Don’t forget to try local street food and quick bites when you’re there. You may find popular bars and lounges open late night serving best brews in the Kanchipuram.

Other than this, TripHobo also helps you to find the local information near Kachapeshwarar Temple, Kanchipuram like car parking options, public transportation, internet cafes and hospitals. You can easily check out the details of nearby pharmacies, ATMs and banks with 5-10 minutes of walk. With the help of our tourist map, you can easily locate the shortest route to Kachapeshwarar Temple and modes of transportation around.

Know Before Planning a Trip to Kachapeshwarar Temple

Kachapeshwarar Temple is a must for solo backpackers and active travelers. Before your actual visit to this place, we recommend you plan your Kanchipuram trip online with our free Kanchipuram Trip Planner. Here you can create an awesome itinerary with popular points of interests, restaurants and other tourist attractions. We also offer customized Kanchipuram vacation packages created by real-time travelers and local tour experts which include a visit to Kachapeshwarar Temple with an estimated trip budget.

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TripHobo Highlights for Kachapeshwarar Temple

  • Kachapeshwarar Temple Address: Nellukara Street, Kanchipuram District, Pillaiyarpalayam, Tamil Nadu 631501, India
  • Kachapeshwarar Temple Contact Number: +91-4427233384
  • Kachapeshwarar Temple Timing: 24-hrs
  • Kachapeshwarar Temple Price: Free
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Things to Know Before Visiting Kachapeshwarar Temple

  • 50.96% of people who visit Kanchipuram include Kachapeshwarar Temple in their plan

  • 62.16% of people start their Kachapeshwarar Temple visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Kachapeshwarar Temple

Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday

92.3% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Kachapeshwarar Temple

People normally club together Hotel Saravana Bhavan and Kailasanatha Temple while planning their visit to Kachapeshwarar Temple.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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Kachapeshwarar Temple, Kanchipuram Reviews

  • Lovely temple with antique stone carving present throughout. This is one of the neatly maintained temple. Very handy place for photography.

  • So big and nice temple..... So calm and peaceful

  • Kachabeswarar temple is one of the most important and big temples of Kanchipuram city, the city of thousand temple. Kachabeswarar temple is located in the southern corner of Western Raja street, at a distance of around 1 km from the famous Ekambareswarar temple in Kanchipuram.       Kachabeswarar temple is a Shiva temple, and Lord Shiva, the main deity of this temple is called as Kachabeswarar. The goddess is called as Soundarambikai. The temple has big Raja gopuram (temple tower) and very big in area. The temple also houses other idols such as Saraswati, Ganesha, Chadurmukeswarar, Sastha and Bhairav. There are four shrines of Lord Shiva around the temple tank (called as Ishta Siddhi Teerth) - Dharma Siddheswarar, Kama Siddheswarar, Artha Siddheeswarar and Moksha Siddheswarar. Near the main deity Kachabeswarar, there is an idol of Lord Ganesha called as Satyamozhi Vinayaka, which was worshipped by Lord Vishnu.

  • The temple is located Raja street at periya kanchipuram.main deity Suyambu Lingam Sri Kachabeshwar and Soundrambigai. Here Lord Vishnu worshipped lord Shiva to get the blessing and redeemed the Vaikundam.

  • Very huge temple. Neatly maintained and peaceful ambience

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