Located on the Bangalore-Chennai highway is a small town Kanchipuram, which you may zip by if you are not the religious kinds and not aware of its spiritual significance. But here is some news for the non-religious, history connoisseurs.Kanchipuram while being home to thousand plus temples, of all sizes, it boasts of temples more than thousand years old.
Ladies, you too are in for good times as Kanchipuram is also synonymous with Kanjeevaram saris, recently made popular by VidyaBalan. So next time you are travelling on this route you can mark it as your go-to destination.
Kanchipuram is easily accessible by road. It is 280 km from Bangalore enroute to Chennai via NH4, NH7 and NH46.Bangalore –Hosur- Krishnagiri- Vellore –Kanchipuram.It takes approx. 5 hours by road. If going from Chennai it is 72 km.