Heritage of Tamilnadu
9 NIGHTS / 10 DAYS
Day 01 :Bhubaneswar - Chennai
Arrival at Chennai Airport and transfer to Hotel. Afternoon proceed for sightseeing of Chennai – visit Kapaleeshwar Temple, Santhome Cathedral, Parthsarthy Temple, Marina Beach and National Art Gallery. Overnight stay in Chennai.
Day 02:Chennai – Mahabalipuram (55 Km/01 Hrs)
After breakfast check out Hotel and drive to Mahabalipuram, on arrival check into Hotel. Afternoon proceed for sightseeing of Mahabalipuram – visit Shore Temple, Five Ratha's, Crocodile Bank, Arjuna's Penance and Tiger Caves. Overnight stay in Mahabalipuram.
Day 03:Mahabalipuram – Pondicherry (165 Km/04 Hrs)
After breakfast check out from Hotel and drive to Pondicherry, on arrival check into Hotel. Day at leisure. Overnight stay in Pondicherry.
Day 04: Pondicherry
After breakfast proceed for sightseeing of Pondicherry – visit Shri.Aurobindo Ashram, Auroville, Arikamedu, Pondicherry Beach, Botanical Garden and Bharati Park. Overnight stay in Pondicherry.
Day 05:Pondicherry – Tanjore (175 Kms/04 Hrs)
After breakfast check out from Hotel and drive to Tanjore, on arrival check into Hotel. Afternoon proceed for sightseeing of Tanjore – visit Brihadeeswara Temple, The Palace, Art Gallery and Saraswati Mahal Library. Overnight stay in Tanjore.
Day 06:Tanjore – Trichy – Tanjore (50 Kms/Way)
After breakfast proceed for a day excursion to Trichy – visit Rock Fort Temple, Tiruvanaikkaval Temple, Elakurichi and Vayaloor. Evening drive back to Tanjore. Overnight stay in Tanjore.
Day 07:Tanjore – Madurai (165 Kms/04 Hrs)
After breakfast check out from Hotel and drive to Madurai, on arrival check into Hotel. Afternoon proceed for sightseeing of Madurai – visit Sri.Meenakshi Sundareswarar Temple, Thirumalai Nayak Palace, Thirupparankundram Temple, Alagar Koil and Gandhi Museum. Overnight stay in Madurai.
Day 08:Madurai – Rameshwaram (175 Kms/04 Hrs)
After breakfast check out from Hotel and drive to Rameshwaram, the temple town where Lord Ram struggled for Sita. This is the spiritual place from where Lord Rama built a bridge across the sea to rescue his wife Sita, from her abductor, Ravana. This is also the place where Rama worshipped Lord Shiva to cleanse away the sin of killing Ravana. Other interesting places are Agnitheertham which is located at a few meters from the Ramanathaswamy temple. It is believed to be located at the same spot where Rama worshipped Lord Shiva. Afternoon proceed for sightseeing of Rameshwaram - visit Ramanathaswamy Temple, Agnitheertham, Ramjharoka Temple, Dhanushkodi and Adam's Bridge. Overnight stay in Rameshwaram.
Day 09:Rameshwaram – Kanyakumari(320 kms/08 hrs.)
Enjoy the sumptuous breakfast. Later proceed to Kanyakumari the land of virgin goddess. Kanyakumari an important pilgrim centre of India, it is famous for the Amman Temples – a symbol of unity and sanctity – dedicated to the virgin Goddess, Kanya Kumari. To its South – East lies the famous Vivekananda Rock Memorial, a blend of all architectural styles of India. Overnight stay at hotel in Kanyakumari. Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Resembling central Indian Hindu temples in form, the memorial was so designed that on Mahatma Gandhi's birthday (2nd October), the first rays of the sun fall on the exact place where the ashes of the father of the nation were kept., Thiruvalluvar Statue, the memorial statue of Thiruvalluvar is in Kanyakumari. Overnight stay at the Hotel.
Day 10:Kanyakumari – Chennai - Bhubaneswar
Kanyakumari Sight Seeing Today Morning 6.30 AM Visit to Sunrise, Mukkadal Sangamam, and after Breakfast visit to Vivekananda Rock Memorial, Thiruvalluvar statue, Kanyakuamri Beach. Later shall be dopped at railway station for your journey back home with sweet memories of holidays.
Tour Includes :
- • Return Airfare Bhubaneswar –Chennai – Bhubaneswar
- • 01 Night accommodation in Chennai
- • 01 Night accommodation in Mahabalipuram
- • 02 Nights accommodation in Pondicherry
- • 02 Nights accommodation in Tanjore
- • 01 Night accommodation in Madurai
- • 01 Night accommodation in Rameswaram
- • 01 Night accommodation in Kanyakumari
- • All transfers & sightseeing as per itinerary by Luxury vehicle
- • Breakfast & Dinner in Hotel
Extra Charges Apply :
- • Any Kind of Personal Expenses or Optional Tours / Extra Meals Ordered • Tips, Laundry, Room service, Phone Calls • Guide fee, camera fee, Soft or Hard drinks, Starters. • Medical & Travel insurance