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Address: Sivaganga District, Kanadukathan, India
Activities: Group tours/day tour

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Nice old building

It's a nice old buildings.the buildings are not mantain well however God to pictore of. As well around

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 15, 2015
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Chennai (Madras), India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

We drove a long way for about three hours but were told they have stopped allowing visitors inside anymore. So we had to make do with view from the outside.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

It's a nice old buildings.the buildings are not mantain well however God to pictore of. As well around

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

It is a unique occasion to have access to palaces belonging to rich Chettiar families. Just the glimpse of the splendors of other times !

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Hobart, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Amazing architecture, amazing old palaces. Interesting history. Very interesting area. Should see before they are gone forever.

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Uzes, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

Well worth seeing inside this mansion. The merchants who built these houses imported materials from Europe and must have lived an opulent lifestyle. The building is still most impressive and an insight into the past.

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chapel hill, north carolina
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2013

my advice is don't! Room was filthy, water was turned off, had to charge down to reception so someone could turn it on. Loose wiring, possibly live wires. Bars on windows, door was difficult to open. Had a huge fear that the place would catch on fire and we couldn't get out! Dinner was actually good as well as breakfast,... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2012

You can start with the Raja of Chettinad's Mansion (restored), have a chai in the near by tea shop in another restored Chetti mansion, then walk around the area and see lots of them in various states, some still lived in and well maintained, some abandoned and deteriorating. Then spend a night or two in Kothamangalam, at Saratha Vilas, in... More 

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Address: Sivaganga District, Kanadukathan, India
Location: Asia  >  India  >  Tamil Nadu  >  Kanadukathan

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