Duration: 06 Nights / 07 Days
Destinations: Madras – Mahabalipuram – Tanjore – Tirchy – Madurai – Madras
Day 01: Arrival in Chennai
As you arrive at the Chennai international airport, our company representative will be there to greet you in the traditional Indian way of welcoming guests. He will further assist you in getting transferred to your pre-booked hotel. Relax; you have the entire day at leisure. Dinner and overnight stay will be at hotel.
Located on the Coromandel Coast off the Bay of Bengal, Chennai is the capital city of Tamil Nadu. Apart from being a haven of breathtaking nature’s beauty, it is a major commercial, cultural and educational center of South India.
Day 02: Chennai – Kanchipuram – Mahabalipuram
After you relish delicious breakfast at the hotel, you will check out of hotel. Chauffeur will drive you to Kanchipuram. Known as the ‘Golden city of thousand temples’, it is one of the seven sacred cities in India. Kanchipuram is famous for hand-woven silk fabrics and saris and hence is also famous as ‘Silk City’. Here you’ll visit various magnificent temples which are the architectural wonders of Kanchipuram. Further, you will move to Mahabalipuram and visit the world famous Shore Temple. After visiting this temple, you will be transferred to your pre-booked hotel. Enjoy the dinner and retire for the night.
Day 03: Mahabalipuram – Tanjore
Enjoy the delectable breakfast at hotel and proceed for check out. Chauffeur will drive you then to Tanjore; en-route to Tanjore you will stop by Pondicherry. This is a city that contains several glorious colonial buildings, churches, temples and statues. Here you’ll visit Raj Niwas, Sacred Heart Church and Sri Aurobindo Ashram. When you arrive at Tanjore, our company representative will transfer you to your pre-booked hotel. Dinner and overnight stay will be at the hotel.
Day 04: Tanjore – Trichy
After enjoying the lip-smacking breakfast, you will be taken for sightseeing of Tanjore; this will cover half of your day. Lying on the south bank of the Kaveri river, Tanjore is also known as Thanjavur. You’ll visit here some elegant temple structures that reflect the astonishing architectural sheen of Chola dynasty. Further, you will be driven across to Trichy and transferred to your pre-booked hotel. Dinner and overnight stay will be at the hotel.
Day 05: Trichy – Madurai
Situated on the banks of river Kaveri, Trichy is a city of splendid temples, churches and picturesque scenery. This town represents a fine blend of tradition and modernity, with a rich architectural and cultural heritage. Here, you’ll visit Rock Fort temple, which is known as Trichy’s landmark representing the striking ancient architectural style. After temple visit, you will return to hotel and enjoy the delectable breakfast at the hotel. After breakfast, chauffeur will drive you to Madurai. Madurai is one of the oldest cities of India, whose history dates back to the Sangam period of pre-Christian era. The place is quite famous for its awe-inspiring temples, most famous being Meenakshi Temple. After arrival in Madurai, you’ll be transferred to pre-booked hotel. Take dinner and retire for the night.
Day 06: Madurai – Chennai
Relish the mouth-watering breakfast at the hotel. After breakfast, you will set off to visit Meenakshi Temple in Madurai (popularly known as ‘Athens of the East’). Meenakshi Sundareswar Temple or Meenakshi Amman Temple is a wonderful specimen of adroit craftsmanship of ancient India. This temple is devoted to Hindu God Shiva and his wife, Goddess Parvati (in the form of Meenakshi). This temple complex contains 14 stately Gopurams or towers; these Gopurams are elaborately decorated with sculptures, carvings, inscriptions and paintings. The intricate carvings and complex, ornate gateways are sure to awe and rivet you.
Thereafter you’ll return to hotel and proceed to check-out. Further, chauffeur will drive you to Chennai and representative will get you transferred to pre-booked hotel. Relax, take dinner and retire for the night.
Day 07: Chennai – Departure
Enjoy the delectable breakfast at the hotel, and thereafter you will be taken to visit the religious sites of Chennai. This day you’ll visit Parathasarathy Temple, Kapileshwara Temple, Ashtalakshmi Temple, and Sri Vadapalani Andavar Temple. Evening, you can spend time while shopping. Thereafter, enjoy your dinner and check out of hotel. Chauffeur will transfer you to Chennai international airport from where you are to catch flight foe your onward journey.
Take home sweet memories and spiritual peace.
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