Duration: 7 Nights / 8 Days
Destination Covered: Chennai - Kanchipuram - Mahabalipuram - Pondicherray - Tanjore - Tirchy - Madurai
Day 01 : Arrival at Chennai
The highle acclaimed and much demanded South Indian tour starts with your arrival in the capital city of Tamil Nadu, Chennai. Chennai is recognized as the corporate hub of Tamil Nadu, which exhibits it's glamour in glittering high-rise emporia, beaches, corporate buildings, cinema and politics. Here you will be scheduled for an overnight stay in a recommended Chennai hotel.
Day 02 : Chennai
On the next day we will take you to the tour of Chennai city just after the breakfast at hotel. This day will start with the sightseeing of city. Here much emphasis will be on Fort St George which served as the home for Elihu Yale, Robert Clive and Sir Arthur Wellesley and was declared a national monument in the year 1948. This fort was also rebuilt between 1642 and 1749. St Mary's Church is also one of the attractions you will get to visit during this day.
Day 03 : Chennai - Kanchipuram - Mahabalipuram
After having the breakfast on the third day of your tour, we will drive you to Kanchipuram which served as the capital of several dynasties. The place is also famous for the temples like Kailashnath & Ekambareshwara which are dedicated to Lord Shiva and also for Vaikuntaperumal temple which is dedicated to Lord Shiva. Further, on the same day we will take you to Mahabalipuram where you will get experience a pleasent visit to seventh century rock hewn monuments. The place also shows The Shore Temple as one of its attractions. Here you will be scheduled for an overnight stay at Mahabalipuram hotel.
Day 04 : Mahabalipuram - Pondicherry - Tanjore
On the fourth day of your tour, you will start early in the morning after breakfast to reach Pondicherry where Raj Nivas, Sri Aurobindo Ashram and Sacred Heart Church stands as the main attractions. In the middle of the day we will move to our next destination Tanjore. Moving to this place you will get to see the very famous Nataraj Temple at Chidambaram in the middle of the route. After visiting the next Kumbakonam temple we will take you to Tanjore hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 05 : Tanjore - Trichy
Tanjore is famous for its musical environment, it's carnatic music, musical instruments, dance and traditional handicrafts are very well known in all over the world. It exhibits Bradaeeswarar temple with it, which was constructed a thousand years ago by Chola King Raja Rajan. On the same day, we will take you further to Trichy for an overnight stay in the recommended hotel.
Day 06 : Trichy - Madurai
On the sixth day of your tour, you will open your eyes to visit Trichy. The place is famous for Rock Fort Temple. The temple is situated on the banks of Kaveri river and is about 3,800 million years old. Further, on the same day you will travel to your next destination Madurai, where you will be scheduled for an overnight stay.
Day 07 : Madurai
The seventh day of the tour is reserved for your pleasent visit in Madurai. Here, you will start with sightseeing after breakfast. This city is the second largest on the banks of River Vigai. Madurai has got its name from Mathuram which is noted as the necter falling from Lord Shiva's locs. The Meenakshi-Sundareswara Temple is also one main attraction of Madurai. We will take you back to your Madurai hotel in the evening for an overnight stay.
Day 08 : Madurai - Chennai - Home
On the eighth and the last day of this tour we will drop you to the Chennai airport from where you will take a flight for your onwards journey.