Navagraha Tour Package from Kumbakonam
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What will you experience
1 Day Tour
Professional Tour Guide
About the Activity
|Pickup & Drop Off Location
|Kumbakonam Railway Station or Bus Stand
|No. of Temples Covered
- The Navagraha refers to the nine celestial bodies or planets in Hindu astrology, and the Navagraha tour package from Kumbakonam provides an opportunity to visit and pay homage to each of these divine entities. The tour allows you to seek blessings and gain spiritual insight by visiting the temples dedicated to the nine planetary deities.
- Each temple of Navagraha represents a specific planet and is believed to have unique benefits and influences on one's life. With the Navagraha tour package from Kumbakonam, you can embark on a sacred journey to connect with these celestial forces and experience their blessings firsthand.
About the Navagraha Tour Package from Kumbakonam:
- Meet and be Greeted by our Local Guide at your designated location in Kumbakonam early in the morning on your scheduled Timings.
- A knowledgeable guide accompanies you throughout the journey, offering insights into the history, significance, and rituals associated with each temple.
- Enjoy a comfortable and air-conditioned vehicle for transportation, ensuring a relaxed and hassle-free travel experience.
- Visit the following Navagraha temples in Kumbakonam and its surroundings:
- Kailasanathar Temple, Thingalur (Chandran Temple)
- Apatsahayesvarar Temple, Alangudi ( Guru Temple)
- Naganathar Temple, Tirunageswaram (Raghu Temple)
- Suryanar Kovil ( Soriyan Temple)
- Agniswarar Temple, Kanjanur (Sukkran Temple)
- Vaitheeswaran Koil ( Sevvai Temple)
- Swetharanyeswarar Temple, Thiruvenkadu (Budhan Temple)
- Nagannathaswamy Temple, Keezhaperumpallam (Kethu Temple)
- Dharbaranyeswarar Temple, Tirunallar ( Saniswaran Temple)
- Seek the blessings of each of the nine celestial deities, known as Navagrahas, for good fortune, prosperity, harmony, and spiritual well-being.
- Witness and participate in the unique rituals and offerings conducted at each temple, enhancing your spiritual experience.
- Enjoy a delicious lunch featuring authentic local cuisine, providing a taste of the region's flavours and culinary traditions.
- Explore the local markets near the temples, offering a variety of religious artefacts, traditional handicrafts, and souvenirs to take home as cherished mementos.
Know before you book
- The one-day tour involves considerable travel and temple visits. Ensure that you are physically fit to endure the long journey and walk within the temples.
- The tour starts early in the morning, so plan your arrival in Kumbakonam accordingly. Arriving the night before is advisable to avoid any delays.
- Wear comfortable clothing and footwear suitable for temple visits and long hours of travel. Remember to dress modestly as a mark of respect in the sacred temples.
- Carry some snacks and water bottles for refreshment during the journey. However, avoid consuming food or water inside the temple premises.
- Follow the temple rules and guidelines, including removing footwear, maintaining silence, and adhering to any specific rituals or customs. Respect the religious sentiments and cultural practices observed in the temples.
- Inquire about the temple's photography policy before taking any pictures or videos. Some temples may have restrictions on capturing images inside the sanctum sanctorum.
- Familiarize yourself with the local customs and traditions to ensure proper conduct during the temple visits. Seek guidance from the tour guide or locals if you have any questions or concerns.
- Check the weather forecast and dress accordingly. Carry an umbrella or hat for protection from the sun or rain, depending on the weather conditions.
- Carry sufficient cash for temple offerings, donations, and any personal expenses. It is advisable to carry essential items like sunscreen, sunglasses, and a first-aid kit.
- While the fast-track itinerary allows for temple visits in a day, it can be tiring. Plan some downtime after the tour to rest and rejuvenate.
- By keeping these points in mind, you can have a smoother and more enjoyable Navagraha tour experience from Kumbakonam.
Things to Carry
- Water Bottle and Snacks
- Sunscreen and Sunglasses
- Comfortable Shoes
- Map or GPS device
- Camera or Smartphone
- First Aid Kit
- Appropriate Clothing
- Cash & Card
- Valid ID Proof
- UA Voucher
Frequently Asked Quetions
Can the Navagraha tour be completed in one day?
Yes, it is possible to complete the Navagraha tour in one day. However, it can be a hectic and tiring experience due to the long travel distances and multiple temple visits. It is recommended to consider a 2-3 day itinerary for a more relaxed tour.
What is the best time to visit the Navagraha temples?
The Navagraha temples can be visited throughout the year. The winter and monsoon seasons are relatively cooler and more pleasant for temple visits.
Is transportation included in the tour package?
Yes, the tour package typically includes comfortable transportation with a driver. You will be picked up from Kumbakonam Railway Station, Bus Stand, or your hotel, and all travel between the temples will be taken care of.
Can I customize the itinerary according to my preferences?
Let's check with us about any possible customisation options.
Are meals included in the tour package?
Meals are usually not included in the tour package. However, our driver can recommend local restaurants where you can have meals during the tour. It is advisable to carry some snacks and water for refreshment during the journey.
Are there any specific dress codes to follow while visiting the temples?
It is recommended to dress modestly and conservatively while visiting the temples. Both men and women should cover their shoulders and knees. It is also customary to remove footwear before entering the temple premises.
Are photography and videography allowed inside the temples?
Photography and videography policies may vary from temple to temple. It is advisable to inquire about the rules and guidelines regarding photography before taking any pictures or videos inside the temples.
Are there any age restrictions for the Navagraha tour?
There are no specific age restrictions for the Navagraha tour. However, it is important to consider the physical endurance required for the long journey and temple visits, especially for senior citizens and children.
Is it necessary to make bookings for the tour package?
Making bookings for the Navagraha tour package is recommended to ensure availability, especially during peak tourist seasons. Contact us to inquire about booking procedures and any necessary reservations.
How to Book this Package?
Click "Book Now" and choose your journey date as well as the number of people you'll be travelling with. Fill out the traveller information and submit the payment. We will provide you with the exact location and pick-up time after your booking is confirmed. Have a fantastic experience! *If you have any questions, please call our toll-free number "8533812266."