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Sivagangai Water park Water park, Inside Sivaganga Park, Thanjavur.  
Raaghu Temple Thanjavur  
Swami Malai Temple Swami malai,Thanjavur  
Sangeetha Mahal Thanjavur  
Lord Murugan Temple Thanjavur  
Brahadeshwara Temple Thanjavur  
Kethu Temple Thanjavur  
Vellai Puliar Temple Thanjavur  
Schwartz Church Thanjavur  
Chandra Bagawan Temple Thanjavur  
Thingalur Temple Thanjavur  
Sukkiran Temple Thanjavur  
Kanchanur Temple Thanjavur  
Thiruvanajozhi Temple Thanjavur  
Keelaperumpallam Temple Thanjavur  
Sani Bhagawan Temple Thanjavur  
Thirunallar Temple Thanjavur  
Mercury Temple Thanjavur  
Thiruvenkadu Temple Thanjavur  
Art Gallery Thanjavur  
Thirunageshwaram Temple Thanjavur  
Guru Baghawan Temple Thanjavur  
Aalangudi Temple Thanjavur  
Thirumananjeri Temple Thanjavur  
Vijayanagar Fort Thanjavur  
Saraswathi Mahal Library Thanjavur  
Thanjavur Palace Thanjavur  
Thanjavur Fair and Festival Thanjavur  
Thanjavur Church Thanjavur  
Thanjavur Temple Thanjavur  
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Place of Tourist

      Darasuram, 34 Kms away, has a temple dedicated to Lord Shiva which was built by Rajendra Chola. It also boasts a silk weaving centre.


      Famous for the Mahamaham festival held every 12 years, Kumbakonam, 36 Kms from Tanjore, also boasts of five temples. The important ones among them are Sarangapani, Kumbeswarar, Nageswara and Ramaswamy temples. These temples are noted for their semi erotic sculpture.


      Rajagopala Temple, Lord Krishna is featured as Rajagopala in Rajagopala Temple, Mannargudi. This temple was constructed in the 12th century and received patronage from the Nayaka Kings.


      Used to be called Mayuram, situated on the banks of river Cauvery. Mayuranatha Swami temple, Parimala Ranganatha Swamy temple, Kasi Vishwanatha Swamy temple, Punukeeswarar temple, Vadhanyeswarar temple and Ayyarappar temple are some of the famous temples in Mayiladuthurai.


      65 Kms away, has a 8 storey victory tower, built by Raja Serfoji.


      88 Kms away, is a famous Muslim pilgrimage site. People of all faiths visit the Nagore durgah.
Point Calimere: 112 Kms away, is a famous bird sanctuary, known for its migratory water birds, especially flamingoes. The best time to visit is the period from November to January.


      Was the capital and port city of Cholas, also called as Kaveeripumpattinam, as the river Cauvery drains into the Bay of Bengal here only. Kovalan and Kannagi of the great epic Silappathikaram, written by Ilangovadigal, lived in this town. "Silappathikara Kalaikkodam" a panorama of sculptures depicting scenes from Silappathikaram.

Poondi Matha Kovil:

      A very famous Catholic church for Matha. People of all faiths visit the church.
Puliyur Vyagrapureeswarar Temple : Around 80 Kms from Thanjavur, situated 3/4 Km North of Ramarmadam Busstop in Nagapattinam - Tiruvarur Main Road. The ancient history says Kamadhenu, the devalogha cow prayed to Lord shiva in this shrine to get rid of its sabam. One more speciality about this temple, on evenings, Nataraja is worshipped first prior to all other gods. This is also referred as Dhakshina Chidambaram. chidambaram is where famous temple of lord Nataraja located. This village is also called as Vyagrapuri named after the lord.

Sikkal singaravelavar Temple :

      Around 80 Kms from Thanjavur situated in Nagapattinam Tiruvarur Main Road. The ancient history says here only Lord Murugan got the 'Sakthi Vel' from Parvathi (refered as Velnedunkanni amman in this temple ) and killed Suran. This temple is one of the few temples in Tamilnadu which has both Siva and Vishnu in the same campus. The 'Vel vankuthal' festival in the Tamil month of Iyappasi is very famous here.
Sirkazhi: Goddess Parvathi gave Gnana milk to Thirugnana Sambandar here, when he was a child. After this, he sang the famous Devaram. Lord Shiva as Thoniappar resides in a thoni (boat). The boat symbolizes that Thoniappar helps people cross their sea of birth. Every year during Thiruvadirai Nakshatra of Chiithirai month, the famous Thirumulaippal Utsav is held.


      Located 32 Kms away, Swamimalai is one of the six abodes (Arupadaiveedu) dedicated to Lord Murugan. Lord Murugan preached Pranava mantra "OM" to Lord Shiva and that why he is called Swaminathan. The 60 steps to the temple indicate the 60 years of the Tamil calendar. This temple is praised by Arunagirinadar. Every Thursday, Lord Swaminathan is decorated with Diamond Vel.
Thirubuvanam: 45 Kms away, Thirubuvanam has a 13th century Chola temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. Also well known for its silk weaving industry.


      The temples at Thirukandiyur are dedicated to Brahmasirekandeswarar and Harshavimochana Perumal, and are famous for their fine sculptural work

      101 Kms away, is famous for its temple dedicated to Lord Saneeswara.


      13 Kms from Thanjavur, where the famous saint Thyagaraja lived and attained samadhi. The famous temple at Thiruvaiyaru is dedicated to Shiva, and is known as Panchanatheswara. An eight day music festival is held here, every January, in honour of the saint.


      55 Kms away from Thanjavur. The Thyagarajaswami Temple is famous for the largest temple chariot in Tamil Nadu. This vast temple houses Thyagaraja, Kamalamba and Vanmikanathar and has been sung by the Saiva Saints. The pillars and the halls here are of great beauty. Rajaraja Cholan was an ardent devotee of Thyagarajaswami. This temple is also referred to as a Prithvi (Earth) Sthalam. Thiruvarur is also the birth place of saint Thyagaraja.

Vaitheeswaran Kovil:

      Vaitheeswaran, Thaiyal Nayaki, Muthukumaraswamy (Shiva, Parvathi, Subramanya Swamy) An ancient temple dedicated to Shiva - as Vaitheeswaran literally meaning the divine provider of cures. Adorned with imposing towers, Mandapams and pillars, this well visited shrine has been sung by the Saivite Saint Poets. It is of said that Angarakan - Mars, Kartikeya, Jatayu and the Rig Veda worshipped Shiva here. This shrine is also referred to as an Angarakasthalam.

Vedaranyam :

      Vedaranyam 104 Kms away, is renowned for the festivals held on full moon day, in July-August and January-February.

Vellankanni :

      Vellankanni Shrine of Our Lady of Vailankanni 90 Kms away, noted for the church dedicated to 'Our Lady of Health', attracts devotees of all faiths.