Located on the banks of the Vegavathy river, Kanchipuram has been ruled by the Pallavas, the Medieval Cholas, the Later Cholas, the Later Pandyas, the Vijayanagara Empire, the Carnatic kingdom, and the British, who called the city “Conjeeveram”. The city’s historical monuments include the Kailasanathar Temple and the Vaikunta Perumal Temple.
Another highlight of this city is the silk trade. Get first hand view of silk weaving and see the transformation from bare silk threads to a full fledged saree. Also, choose from a wide varieties of silk sarees at great prices.