South India Tour :-     

Chennai & Kancheepurm - 9 Nights - 10 Days

Destinations : Chennai - Mahabalipuram - Pondicherry - Thanjavur - Trichy - Madurai - Periyar - Alleppey


+ 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 proceed for an exciting sightseeing tour of Coorg. Kodagu or Coorg, known as the ‘Scotland of India’, is the most picturesque hill station of Karnataka. Located on the Western Ghats at an altitude of 4000 ft, Kodagu has dense forests, coffee and tea plantations, orange orchards and lush paddy fields dotting its terrain. The majority of the population here belongs to the Kodava community; an ancient martial race with distinct culture and traditions. The people of Kodagu are considered the most beautiful of the people in India. Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 3 : Mahabalipuram
After breakfast. Enjoy a full day sightseeing. visit for sightseeing of Panch Roth’s, Arjuna’s Penance, Shore Temple, Ganesh Ratha, Trimurti Cave Temple, Tiger's Cave, Varaha Cave Temple, come back to hotel. Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 4 : Mahabalipuram - Pondicherry
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 5 : 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 6 : 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 7 : 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 8 : Madurai - Periyar
After breakfast at hotel drive to Madurai. (185 Kms and 4 ½ Hrs drive) Check into Hotel at Thekkady. After refreshing go for a spice plantation Tour to see crops of cardamom cinnamon, pepper, coffee, tea estate (Optional) & later for boating in the Periyar lake- its centre piece of Periyar Wildlife sanctuary also Periyar Tiger reserve, man made lake of the height of 2000 ft, enjoying view the wildlife at the Periyar tiger reserve (Optional). Later return to hotel for overnight stay in hotel.

Day 9 : Periyar - Alleppey Houseboat
After breakfast, transfer to Alleppey by Houseboat to check in to houseboat (165 Kms) and overnight at houseboat. (Houseboat will move form 1200 Hrs Noon to 1800 Hrs Evening and Morning 0600 Hrs to1000 Hrs).

Day 10 : Alleppey - Cochin
Check out time form Houseboat is 10:00 A.M. After check out transfer to Cochin Airport / Railway Station for further destination (70 Kms and 2 Hrs drive).

Tour end


Hotels
Nights City 3 Star 4 Star 5 Star
1 Chennai Ambika Empire Pride The Park
2 Mahablipuram Silver Send MGM Beach Resort GRT Temple Bay
1 Pondicherry GRT Sunway Wind Flower La Pondy /
Ocean Spray
1 Thanjavur Star Residency Ideal Beach Resort /
Sangam
Parishutham
1 Trichy Breeze Residency / SRM Sangam Sangam
1 Madurai Germanus GRT Madurai Heritage
1 Thekkady Periyar Meadows / Tree Top Wild Corridor Elephant Court
1 Alleppey A/c Houseboat A/c Houseboat A/c Lux Houseboat

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.