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Location

Address:

464 East Main Street, opposite Tanjore Palace, Thanjavur (formerly Tanjore), Tamil Nadu, 613 001

Nearest airport:

Domestic: Madurai, 197 kilometres
International: Tiruchirapalli (Trichy), 65 kilometres; Coimbatore, 267 kilometres

Hotel location:

Thanjavur (formerly Tanjore) is a hectic modern Indian town where the past is still very much present. Thousands of people worship at the Cholas’ Brihadishwara Temple every day.

The Tanjore Hi Hotel is right in the heart of the town on East Main Street, overlooking Thanjavur Palace and just a mile or so from the famous Brahadishwara Temple and Thanjavur Temple Fort.

Nearby attractions:

Thanjavur is a major political, literary and religious centre of the Tamil Nadu region of south India.

Brahadishwara Temple. Built by Rajaraja Chola during the 11th century the Brahadishwara Temple, also known as the Big Temple, is one of India’s most spectacular temples and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Vijayanagara Fort, containing a palace that was expanded by the Maratha King Serfoji II with an armoury, a bell tower and the Saraswathi Mahal Library which has over 30,000 Indian and European manuscripts written on palm leaf and paper.

The Manora Fort, a monumental tower, about 65 kilometres from Thanjavur.

Kumbakonam known as Temple Town due to the high number of temples here is just 40 kilometres away. The Mahamaham festival is held here.

Darasuram, known for the Airavateswara temple, a UNESCO World Heritage monument constructed by the Rajaraja Chola II in the 12th century is about 40 kilometres from the hotel.

 

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Tanjore Hi,
No 464,
East Main Street,

Tanjore,

India
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