Duration :(12 Nights / 13 days )
Destinations :Chennai - Mahabalipuram - Kanchipuram – Pondicherry – Chindambaram - Tanjore - Trichy - Madurai - Ramesharam – Trivandrum - Kanyakumari - Kovalam
South India Temple Tour Itinerary :
Day 1- Arrive Chennai
Meeting and greetings on arrival at Chennai’s international Airport and transfer to the hotel. Rest of the evening at leisure. Overnight at the Hotel.
Day 2 - Chennai to Mahabalipuram via Kanchipuram
Morning after breakfast at the hotel commence sightseeing tour of Chennai city. Afternoon leave for Mahabalipuram via visiting Temples at Kanchipuram. Check into the Beach Resort on arrival at Mahabalipuram. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 3 - Mahabalipuram
Morning after breakfast tour of Shore Temples, The Varaha Caves, Panch Ratha’s and other places of interest. Afternoon free to enjoy the beach. Overnight at the resort.
Day 4 - Mahabalipuram to Pondicherry – drive 3 /4 hrs
Morning after breakfast at the resort drive to Pondicherry. Check into the hotel on arrival.
Day 5 - Pondicherry
Full day free to explore this Unition Territory or relax by the beach or at the resort / hotel.. Overnight at the resort.
Day 06 – Pondicherry to Trichy
Breakfast and drive to Trichy via visiting Nataraja Temples at Chindambaram and Tanjore including Chola temple of Brihadeeshwara. Arrive Trichy and check into the hotel. Rest of the evening at leisure.. Overnight at hotel.
Day 7 - Trichy to Madurai
Morning after breakfast at hotel tour of Trichy visiting the ancient temples dedicated to Lord Ganapathi.
Afternoon drive to Madurai and check into the hotel. Rest of the evening at leisure. Overnight at hotel.
Day 08 - At Madurai
Morning breakfast and proceed to visit the famous Meenakshi Temple - dedicated to the consort of Lord Shiva with its towering GOPURAMS. Spend your rest of the day explore Madurai city. Evening attend AARTI ceremony and evening celebrations at The Meenakshi Temple. Overnight at Hotel .
Day 09 – At Madurai - Kanyakumari
Morning after an early breakfast leave for Kanyakumari and check into the hotel on arrival. Evening visit Sunset Point from view tower. Overnight at hotel.
Day 10 - Madurai to Kovalam
Morning visit Kanniyakumari Bagavathiamman Temple, Vivekananda Rock Memorial. Afternoon proceed for Kovalam Beach and check in to the beach resort on arrival.
Day 11 – At Kovalam
Morning after breakfast at hotel tour to visit Trivandrum including the Shree Padmanabha Swami Temple, Napier Museum, Chitralayam Arts Gallery, Zoological gardens, Reptile house, Observatory and Kanakakunnu Palace. Rest of the day free to relax and enjoy the beach and local life. Overnight at the resort.
Day 12 - Trivandrum
Full day free to relax and enjoy the beach and facilities available at the resort. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 13 : Departure From Trivandrum
Transfer to the airport to board flight for next destination.