South India Tour :-     

Mighty South India - 22 Nights / 23 Days

Destinations : Chennai - Mahabalipuram - Pondicherry - Thanjavur - Trichy - Madurai - Rameshwaram - Kanyakumari - Kovalam - Alleppey - Kumarakom - Thekkady - Munnar - Cochin - Coimbatore - Ooty -
Mysore - Hassan - Bangalore


+ Itinerary

Day 1 : Arrive at Chennai
Our representative will receive you on arrival at Chennai airport/Railway Station pick up & drop to hotel check into hotel and visit for sightseeing of Kapaleshwar Temple, Fort St.George Museum, and Marina Beach etc. Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 2 : Chennai Mahabalipuram via Kanchipuram (80Kms)
After breakfast at hotel check out and drive to Mahabalipuram via Kanchipuram.Onroute to visit The Kamakshi Amman Temple, Devarajaswami Temple, Ekambareshvara Temple and Vedanthangal Bird Sanctuary. On arrival at Mahabalipuram check into hotel after fresh and change visit for sightseeing of Panch Roth’s, Arjuna’s Penance, Shore Temple and come back to hotel. Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 3 : Mahabalipuram - Pondicherry (Periyar)
After breakfast at hotel drive to Pondicherry. (110Kms - 3Hrs) On arrival check in to hotel after fresh and change visit for Sri Aurobindo Ashram founded by the philosopher in 1920, the Pondicherry museum, promenade beach, Bharti and Bhartisadan memorial museum, Church of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, and Auroville, the botanical garden etc. Evening come to hotel and overnight stay at hotel.

Day 4 : Pondicherry - Thanjavur
After breakfast at hotel drive to Thanjavur. (186Kms - 5Hrs) On arrival check in hotel after fresh and change after noon enjoy the sightseeing of Sri Brihadeeswarwr Temple, The Palace, the Art Gallery, Saraswati Mahal Library, Hall of Music, Schwartz Church, Sivaganga Tank, and Thirukandiyur. Rest day free, enjoy the natural surrounding and Evening come to hotel and overnight stay at hotel.

Day 5 : Thanjavur - Trichy
After breakfast at hotel drive to Trichy. (57Kms) on arrival check into hotel. After fresh and change visit the Ranganathaswamy temple (the biggest temple complex in India and has the tallest temple tower) also view the Rock fort temple overlooking the Cauvery Delta. Evening come to hotel and overnight stay at hotel.

Day 6 : Trichy - Madurai
After breakfast at hotel drive to Madurai. (145 Kms and 4 Hrs drive) On arrival check into hotel. After fresh and change visit for Sri Meenakshi Temple, Tirumalai Nayak Palace, Mariamman Teppakkulam Tank etc. Evening come to hotel and overnight stay at hotel.

Day 7 : Madurai - Rameshwaram
After breakfast at hotel drive to Rameshwaram. (175Kms) on arrival check into hotel after fresh and change visit for Ramnath Swamy Temple and Kothandara Temple. Evening is free for personal activity. Evening come to hotel and overnight stay at hotel.

Day 8 : Rameshwaram - Kanyakumari
After breakfast at hotel drive to Kanyakumari. (325 Kms-8 hrs drive) on arrival check into hotel. After fresh and change visit for Kumari Amman Temple, Gandhi Memorial and Vivekananda Rock Temple and evening enjoy the beautiful Sunset. Evening come to hotel and overnight stay at hotel.

Day 9 : Kanyakumari - Kovalam
After breakfast at hotel drive to Kovalam. (95 Kms-2 hrs drive) on arrival check into hotel. After fresh and change and Afternoon is at leisure and Evening free for personal activity. Evening come to hotel and overnight stay at hotel.

Day 10 : Kovalam
After breakfast, transfer to Kovalam sightseeing of Padhamanabha Swamy temple, Museum, Horse Palace, Art Gallery. Kovalam considered as the Paradise of the South. It consists of three adjacent crescent beaches and also picture perfect tropical beaches. Rest of the day at leisure on the beach Overnight at Hotel.

Day 11 : Kovalam - Alleppey
After breakfast at hotel drive to Alleppey to check into houseboat (180Kms-5 hrs drive) and overnight at houseboat.(Houseboat will move from 1200hrs noon to 1800Hrs evening and morning0600Hrs to1000Hrs.and morning).

Day 12 : Alleppey - Kumarakom
Check out time form Houseboat is 10:00 A.M. After check out drives to Kumarakom. (45Kms-1 hrs drive) On arrival check in hotel after fresh and change after noon enjoy the sightseeing of Bird Sanctuary. Rest day free, enjoy the natural surrounding and Evening come to hotel and overnight stay at hotel.

Day 13 : Kumarakom - Thekkady
After breakfast at hotel drive to Thekkady. (145 Kms and 4 Hrs drives). Check in to hotel. we explore the sanctuary is one of the best in the country for watching & photographing wild life. Notable among the inhabitants are the tigers, majestic Asiatic wild elephants & distinctive Nilgiri Langur. A cruise through the waters of Periyar lake around which the wild -life sanctuary is situated, offers a soul stirring pleasant experience. Later we explore the sanctuary to experience the beauty & ecological pattern. Evening come to hotel and overnight stay at hotel.

Day 14 : Thekkady - Munnar
After breakfast, drive to Munnar (153 Kms and 5 Hrs drive). Check in at Hotel in Munnar. Day free for rest and personal activity. Evening come to hotel and overnight stay at hotel.

Day 15 : Munnar
After breakfast we take you for a full day sightseeing trip of Munnar - covering some of the major sightseeing - Mattupetty Lake & Dam, Echo Point, Kundale Lake, Blossom Garden, Rajamalai, Eravikulam Wildlife sanctuary home of Nilgiry Thar (very rare mountain goat), considering the ecological faunal, floral, geo - morphological and zoological significant & Tea Plantation & Tea Plantation. Overnight stay in Hotel, Munnar.

Day 16 : Munnar - Cochin
After breakfast at hotel drive to Cochin. (145 Kms and 4 Hrs drive) Check in to hotel. After fresh and change visit for the sightseeing of Jew Synagogue, Dutch Palace, St. Francis Church Chinese Fishing net etc, Evening come to hotel and overnight stay at hotel.

Day 17 : Cochin - Coimbatore
After breakfast at hotel drive to Coimbatore. (210 Kms and 5 Hrs drive) on arrival check in to hotel. After fresh and change visit for Perur Temple, Maruthamalai Temple, Agriculture University ,The VOC Park and Black Thunder Park . Evening come to hotel and overnight stay at hotel.

Day 18 : Coimbatore - Ooty
After breakfast at hotel drive to Ooty. (95 Kms and 2Hrs drive) On arrival check in at Hotel. Visit Dodda Betta Peak, which gives a view of Ooty from the heights of Nilgiri. Later move for seeing Conoor Tea Gardens, Sim’s Park offering some wonderful views of varieties of flowers & trees and Dolphin’s Nose which offers scenic beauty of small mountains, springs, tea gardens etc from the top. You can indulge in hiking, boating, trekking, and horse riding also. Overnight is in Ooty.

Day 19 : Ooty
After breakfast we take you for a visit to the Botanical Garden. Botanical Garden in Ooty is well known and one of the oldest botanical garden in country. It is also special for its green lawns, rare trees, variety of different collections of flowering plants, clear watered pools etc. Enjoy the gardens and then transfer back to the hotel in the Evening come to hotel and overnight stay at hotel.

Day 20 : Ooty - Mysore
After breakfast at hotel drive to Mysore, (140 Kms and 3Hrs drive) on way visit Srirangapatna, Tippu summer palace fort and on arrival Mysore check in to hotel. After fresh and change visit for sightseeing of Chammundi Hills and Nandi, Maharaja Palace Ranganthittu bird sanctuary. Evening free to explore the city. Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 21 : Mysore - Hassan
After breakfast at hotel drive to Hassan. (145 Kms and 5 Hrs drive) on arrival check in to hotel. After fresh and change visit for Gorur Dam, Hasanamba Temple and Siddeshvara Temple, Evening come to hotel and overnight stay at hotel.

Day 22 : Hassan - Bangalore
After breakfast at hotel drive to Bangalore. (210 Kms and 5 Hrs drive) After check in at Hotel proceeds to enjoy the sightseeing of Tippu Temple, Bull Temple, Lal Bag gardens etc. Evening come to hotel and overnight stay at hotel.

Day 23 : Dropping at Bangalore Airport
After breakfast at hotel drop to Bangalore Airport for further destination.

Tour end


Hotels
Nights City 3 Star 4 Star 5 Star
1 Chennai Ambika Empire Pride The Park
1 Mahablipuram Silver Send MGM Beach Resort GRT Temple Bay
1 Pondicherry GRT Sunway Wind Flower La Pondy /
Ocean Spray
1 Thanjuvar Star Residency Ideal Beach Resort /
Sangam
Parishutuam
1 Thirchy Breeze Residency /
SRM
Sangam Sangam
1 Madurai Germanus GRT Madurai Heritage
1 Rameshwaram Royal Park Daiwik Daiwik
1 Kanyakumari Sea View Sparsa Beach Resort Sparsa Beach Resort
2 Kovalam Abad Harmonia Uday Samudra / Isola Di Cocco Leela
1 Alleppey A/c Houseboat A/c Houseboat A/c Lux Houseboat
1 Kumarakom Kumarakom Lagoon /
Kerala Palace
Ripples Kumarakom Lake Resort
1 Thekkady Periyar Meadows / Tree Top Wild Corridor Elephant Court
2 Munnar Grand Palza /
C 7
Tea County /
Fort Munnar / T&U
Mountain Club
1 Cochin Mercy Dreams Le Meridian /
Ramada
1 Coimbator ---- ---- ----
2 Ooty Sagar Resort / United 21 Sparsa Deccan Plaza Sullivan Court / Holiday Inn
1 Mysore President Sandesh the Prince The Park /
Regaalish
1 Hassan Southern Star Hassan Ashok Hassan Ashok
1 Bangalore Regaalis Pride Bangalore The Park

Package Includes :

  • Accommodation on double sharing as per above selected hotels.
  • Daily breakfast at hotel.
  • Houeboat - Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
  • Transport by A/c Indica for 2, 3 Pax.
  • Dlx Houseboat used for Std, Dlx, Sup Dlx, Premimum Categeroy packages.
  • (A/c at Houseboat will be run after dinner 09.00 pm to till morning 06.00 am)
  • Lux Houseboat - Will used for Lux Category pacakges.
  • Lux Houseboat - A/c will be run 24 Hrs.
  • Transport is used as per sighseeing basis with the entire toll, tax, parking state permit.
  • All Hotel Taxes

Package Excludes :

  • Any air ticket and train ticket or mounument fee or enteries.
  • Lunch and Dinner.
  • Optional Tours and personal expenditure.

Please Note :

  • Rates may change as per changes hotel charges and surcharges.