Kanchipuram

South India Temple Tour

Overview

South India Temple Tour

Duration –  07 Nights/ 08 Days.

Highlights –  Chennai, Kanchipuram, Mahabalipuram, Thanjavur, Rameshwaram, Madurai And Puducherry

The temples of South India has long been respected by all architecture experts around the world, and revered by the devotees equally. They represent the most flourishing period of Hindu Dynasties as well as the religion. The tour package includes the best known temples of Tamil Nadu, which houses numerous splendid temples scattered in and around the state. Besides, the tour package has been designed keeping in view the choices and preferences of the distinct tourists who prefer to visit temples.

More Tamil Nadu Tour Packages :

South India Pilgrimage Tour | Heritage Southern Glimpse

Useful Information

28,500

Inclusion

  • 07 nights accommodation
  • Daily breakfast at the hotel
  • All sightseeings by Private Vehicle
  • Return airport transfers by Private Vehicle
  • Driver’s allowances and parking charges

Exclusion

  • Lunch & Dinner
  • Entrance to the monuments
  • English Speaking Guide
  • Domestic flight fare if any
  • Personal expenses such as tips, laundry, telephone bills, and beverages
  • Travel Insurance
  • GST on package cost

Itinerary

Kanchipuram Day 1: Leave For Kanchipuram From Chennai

Arrive at Chennai, Proceed to Kanchipuram, in the evening visit Shiv Kanchi temple and Vishnu Kanchi temple.

Mahabalipuram Day 2: Head Towards Pondicherry Via Mahabalipuram

Proceed to Pondicherry. En-route visit Shore temple – classified as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Crocodile park, Arjuna Penance and 5 Rathas at Mahabalipuram. On arrival fancy Pondicherry beach in the evening.

Meals: Breakfast

Brihadisvara Temple, Thanjavur Day 3: Move To Thanjavur

Visit Sri Aurobindo Ashram, Matru Mandir and Church of Sacred Heart of Jesus. Overnight stay at a hotel in Thanjavur.

Meals: Breakfast

Trichy Day 4: Visit Trichy

Excursion to Trichy. Visit the Brihadeeswara temple – a World Heritage Site, Vyankoji Palace Museum. Next visit Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple – largest temple in India and one among the most important religious complexes in the world.

Meals: Breakfast

Rameshwaram Day 5: Head Towards Rameshwaram Via Velankani

Visit to Velankani church at Velankani, a fabulous example of design. Proceed to Rameshwaram – the place from where Lord Rama, designed a bridge across the ocean to rescue his consort Sita, from her abductor, Ravana. Make it to Rameshwaram in the evening. Visit Ramanathan temple.

Meals: Breakfast

Madurai Day 6: Move To Madurai

Early morning take Sphatika linga Darshan at the noted Ramanathan temple – a Masterpiece in Dravidian design. Later proceed to Madurai. Make it to Madurai in the evening.

Meals: Breakfast

Meenakshi Amman Temple Day 7: Visit Meenakshi Temple

Visit Meenakshi temple – Madurai claim to fame for its meticulous colourful carvings on the Gopurams (towers), in the vivid Dravidian image of Gods, Goddess, animal and legendary figures. Free time for Shopping in the evening.

Meals: Breakfast

Madurai Day 8: Travel Back Home From Madurai

Board train or flight for your hometown. Tour comes to an end.

Meals: Breakfast

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