The Silk Route, Kanchipuram

What could be better than retreating to the place that deserves the name ‘Land of Temples’ and exploring the living and the ruins? Seek out the famous weaving houses that gave birth to the Kanchipuram saree (a traditional garb worn by many women all over India). The silk sarees that come from Kanchipuram are revered and many are even handed down as heirlooms. Here is where you can unravel the mysteries just like the silk threads unfurl from the cocoons.