Kumbakonam is a town in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu, known for its rich cultural and religious heritage. It is famous for its ancient Hindu temples, including the Adi Kumbeswarar Temple and the Nageswarar Temple, as well as for its brass and bronze metal works. Kumbakonam is also known for its mahamaham festival, a Hindu festival that takes place once every 12 years at the Mahamaham tank, attracting large numbers of pilgrims from across India.
Kumbakonam is a town in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. The distance between Chennai and Kumbakonam is approximately 320 km and the estimated travel time is 6-7 hours. The quickest way to reach Kumbakonam from Chennai is by road, as there are frequent buses and taxis available. Alternatively, one can also reach Kumbakonam by taking a train from Chennai Central station to Kumbakonam railway station.