Day 1: Arrival on Chennai International Airport
Reach Chennai International Airport and our tour representative will transfer you to the hotel. Check-in , freshen up and stay overnight here.
Day 2: Chennai Sightseeing Tour
Address:65-66 Nellukara St,
Location: Kanchipuram 631 502, India
Property Type: Business And Leisure Hotel
GRT Regency Kanchipuram
Address: 487, Gandhi Road
Location: Kanchipuram-631501 India India
Property Type: Business And Leisure Hotel
Early morning, our tour guide will provide a rough schedule of the day-programme. Accordingly, we will explore tourist places in Chennai. The Capital City of Tamil Nadu is dotted with historical monuments and religious temples, all of which depicts the culture of South India. Visit Fort St. George, constructed in 1653 during the British ruling period in India; St. Mary's Church (the oldest Anglican Church in India); Kapaliswara Temple and Sri Parthasarathy Temple built by Pallavas in the 8th century AD. After completion, back to hotel-room. Enjoy leisure hours and relish at delicious Idli-Sambar, the main food of chennai. Stay overnight here.
Day 3: Chennai- Mahabalipuram
This morning, drive to Mahabalipuram, situated 54 kms away south of Chennai. After an hour drive, reach the already booked hotel in Mahabalipuram. After an hour of refreshment, get set to explore the magnificent monuments, temples and caves created sometime by Pallavas. Take a trip to Monolithic Rathas and the world's largest bas relief- Krishna Mandapam, which measures 27m x 9m. Tourist can find images of Gods and demi-Gods, birds and many more objects, curved out in the whale-shaped rock. Back to hotel room and stay overnight here.
Day 4: Mahabalipuram- Pondicherry
Wake up early morning, freshen up and make a visit to oldest Shore Temple, which date back to 8th century AD. The post lunch period follows a long drive to Pondicherry, situated 135 kms away from Mahabalipuram. On reaching our tour guide will escort you to a comfortable hotel in Pondicherry. Stay overnight here.
Day 6: Pondicherry-Tanjore
The 6th day of Tamil Nadu Tour Package offer the chance to explore Rai Niwas in Pondicherry. Halt for sometime and take a long drive to Tanjore, situated 175 kms away. On reaching, transfer to the hotel and sweep away your tiresome look. In the evening, plan for shopping in Tanjore market. The place is famous for offering musical instruments and traditional handicraft items. Back to hotel and stay overnight.
Day 7: Tanjore- Trichy
Early morning, visit the famous Brahadeeswarar Temple in Tanjore. The holy abode was constructed during the regime of Chola King Raja Rajan and date back to more than 1000 years ago. After completion, drive to Trichy, located 56 kms away from Tanjore. On reaching, our travel representative will transfer you to hotel.
Post lunch period will follow sightseeing trip to Srirangam island, situated 5 kms away from Trichy. About 600 acre of the island town is surrounded by the pious Kaveri river. Visit Shri Ranganathaswami temple, popular with more than 22 gopurams., of which one measures about 72 m high and is tallest in India. Back to hotel and stay overnight.
Day 8: Madurai
Today, drive to Madurai, situated 128 kms away from Trichy. On reaching, shift your luggage to the reserved hotel-room. After hour of refreshment, get ready to explore tourist destinations in Madurai. The 2500 years old city boasts of to have the popular Meenakshi Sundaresawara temple. Its 48.8 m high gopuram represents the creativity of South India style of architecture. It has over 1500 sculptures, which are worth watching. Back to hotel and pack your luggage. Stay overnight here.
Day 9: Madurai - Chennai-Departure
Our tour programme ends today. Early morning, board flight operated by Jet Airlines and reach Chennai International Airport. We will help you catch flight for your onward destinations. Hope we live up to your expectations.
Tour Package Highlights:
- Monumental Tour in Chennai
- Visit to Krishna Mandapam, the world's largest Bas Relief in Mahabalipuram
- Shopping in Tanjore
- Trip to Srirangam Island in Trichy
- Meenakshi Temple Tour to Madurai