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Tamil Nadu Religious Tour - I - 6 Nights / 7 Days

6 Nights / 7 Days

Entire Route:
Chennai- Mahabalipuram- Pondicherry- Trichy- Thanjavur- Madurai- Kanyakumari- Trivandrum

Day 01: Arrive Chennai
Welcome on arrival and then transfer to hotel

Day 02: Chennai
After breakfast leave for full day sightseeing including some of the places such as: Fort St. George & St. Mary's Church- Gandhi Mandapam- Anna Square- Kapaleeswara Temple- Light House- Marina Beach & Aquarium- Parthasarathy Temple- San Thom Cathedral- Valluvar Kottam, Ripon Buildings and War Memorial

Back to hotel and stay overnight

Day 03: Chennai - Mahabalipuram (58 kilometers; 1 and hour drive)

After breakfast proceed to Pondicherry en-route visiting Mahabalipuram.Mahabalipuram - Pondicherry (95 kilometers; 2 hours drive) Later proceed to Pondicherry and check in hotel. Opportunity to visit the places like- Aurobindo Ashram and 'Auroville'- world famous international townships; Botanical Gardens-; Eglise De Sacre Coeur De Jesus-; The Promenade-; Manakula Vinayagar Temple-; Roman Rolland Library-. check in hotel and then later you will have sightseeing of monuments such as - Rathas, Arjuna's Penance, Krishna Mandapa, Shore Temple, Mahishasurmardini Cave, Varaha Mandapa and Mandapams;

Stay overnight at hotel in Pondicherry

Day 04: Pondicherry - Thanjavur (170 kilometers; 4 hours drive)

Pondicherry Church After having your breakfast you will drive to Thanjavur; visit Thanjavur Palace and Fort. Later again proceed to Trichy

Thanjavur - Trichy (55 kilometers; 1hour drive)

Upon arrival check in hotel; later visit famous Brihadeswara temple. Stay overnight at hotel in Trichy

Day 05: Trichy
After breakfast leave for a city tour of Trichy including- Jambukeshwara temple, Sri Ranganathaswamy temple and the St. John Church. Tiruchirapalli or Trichy is situated on the banks of river Kaveri is famous for its temples. Also you can make a visit to other monuments such as- Sangeetha Mahal, Saraswati Mahal and Raja Museum.

Trichy - Madurai (128 kilometers; 3 hours drive)

Later you will drive to Madurai. Once you arrive at Madurai you will check in hotel and then have refreshment.Later leave for temple visit including the Meenakshi Temple- one of the most famous temple in south-India, which is situated just 1-kilometers away from heart of the town. Other places where you can make a visit are- Tirumalai Nayak Palace (2-kilometers from city center), Mariamman Tank, Koodal Alagar Temple, Gandhi Museum and Government Museum (here the visiting time: 1000-1300 hours & 1400-1800 hours. Closed on Wednesdays).

Day 06: Madurai - Kanyakumari (242 kilometers; 6 hours drive)

After having breakfast you will leave for Kanyakumari or Cape Camorin.

Upon arrival check in hotel and refreshment then you can visit the markets and beaches of Cape Camorin. Kanyakumari is the southernmost point of peninsular India. It is the meeting point of three oceans- Bay of Bengal, Arabian Sea and Indian Ocean. Besides its importance as a pilgrim centre, it is famous for its beautiful views of sunrise, sunset and moonrise over the waters. Here you must visit Kanyakumari Temple- (only Hindus are allowed inside the inner sanctum), Gandhi Memorial, Vivekananda Memorial and Sunrise-Sunset-Moonrise point.Back to hotel in the evening and then overnight stay

Day 07: Kanyakumari - Trivandrum (90 kilometers; 2 hours drive)

After breakfast you will leave for Trivandrum and then visit the monument of Swami Vivekananda. En-route you can visit Kovalam also.

Trivandrum departure
Assistance in airport transfer on board your flight to onward destination. Henceforth our services conclude and we wish you a very safe, happy and memorable journey back home.