Thiruvarur trip planner
Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free
Thiruvarur also spelt as Tiruvarur is a town and municipality in Tiruvarur district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It is the administrative headquarters of Tiruvarur district and Tiruvarur taluk. The town was one of the five traditional capitals of the Chola empire, with one of the emperors of the dynasty, Kulothunga Chola I, having it as his capital. The town is believed to be of significant antiquity and has been ruled, at different times, by the Medieval Cholas, Later Cholas, Later Pandyas, Vijayanagar Empire, Marathas and the British. The town is known for the Thyagaraja temple, and the annual chariot festival held in the month of April. The temple chariot of the Thyagaraja temple, weighing 300tonne and measuring 90ft tall is the largest temple chariot in Tamil Nadu. Thiruvarur is the birthplace of Tyagaraja, Muthuswami Dikshitar and Syama Sastri, popularly known as the Trinity of Carnatic music of the 18th century CE.Thiruvarur is in Tiruvarur District. Use our India trip itinerary maker website to arrange your visit to Thiruvarur and other destinations in India.
Create a full itinerary — for free!
Build a planTell us where and when you
want to go, we will build
the best sightseeing itinerary
Refine itYou have complete flexibility on your destinations and itinerary
Book as a packageUse our travel agents to get
package savings and hassle free booking
Enjoy your trip!Enjoy our 24x7
Popular things to do in Thiruvarur
Places to visit with Thiruvarur
Recently planned trips to Thiruvarur
2 days in Thiruvarur & Thanjavur BY A USER FROM INDIA November, popular sights PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 6 days in Tamil Nadu & Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) BY A USER FROM SAUDI ARABIA August, kids, culture, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, kids, culture ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Tirupati & Tamil Nadu BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE July, popular sights PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 36 days in Thiruvarur BY A USER FROM INDIA June, popular sights PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 1 day in Thiruvarur BY A USER FROM INDIA June, popular sights PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in India BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE June, culture, historic sites, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium