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South India Beach & Backwater Tour

South India Beach & Backwater Tour

Package Duration
14 Days / 13 Nights
Destination Covered
Chennai - Mahabalipuram - Pondicherry - Chidambaram - Darasuram - Tanjore - Trichy - Madurai - Periyar - Kumarakom - Houseboat - Cochin

  • Arrive Chennai

    • Kapaleeswarar Temple
    • Fort St. George

    Description :

    Arrive Chennai in the afternoon or evening.
    You will be well received on your arrival at the airport and transfer to hotel.
    Arrive hotel and check into your hotel.
    In the afternoon, proceed for city tour of Chennai, visiting Fort St. George, Santhome Church, Government Museum and Kapaleeswarar Temple in Mylapore.
    Overnight in Chennai.

    Chennai/ Kanchipuram/ Mahabalipuram (150Kms & 4hrs drive)

    Description :

    After breakfast at hotel, drive towards Mahabalipuram, enroute visit Kanchipuram.
    Arrive Kanchipuram and visit Ekambareshwar Temple, Kailashnath Temple, Kamakshi Temple and the Vaikunthaperumal Temple. Kanchipuram is very famous for silk sarees.
    Arrive Mahabalipuram and check in at your hotel.
    Overnight in Mahabalipuram.

    Mahabalipuram

    Description :

    After breakfast at hotel, proceed for city tour of Mahabalipuram, visiting the seven pagoda-style Shore temples, Panch Rathas and a group of monolithic monuments & animal figures carved out of solid rock. Arjuna's Penance
    Rest of the afternoon at leisure by the beach.
    Overnight in Mahabalipuram.

    Mahabalipuram/ Pondicherry (130Kms & 3hrs drive)

    • Sri Aurobindo Ashram

    Description :

    After breakfast at hotel, driver towards Pondicherry.
    Arrive Pondicherry and check in at your hotel.
    In the afternoon, proceed for city tour of Pondicherry, visiting Sri Aurobindo Ashram, The Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, French colony and Auroville.
    Overnight in Pondicherry.

    Pondicherry/ Tanjore (180Kms & 5-6hrs drive)

    Description :

    After breakfast at hotel, drive towards Tanjore, en route visit The Nataraja Temple at Chidambaram and the temple of Airavatesvara at Darasuram.
    Arrive Tanjore and check in at your hotel.
    Overnight in Tanjore.

    Tanjore

    Description :

    After breakfast at hotel, proceed for city tour of Tanjore, visiting Brihadeeshwara Temple and the Tanjavur Palace.
    Rest of the day at leisure for shopping etc.
    Overnight in Tanjore.

    Tanjore/ Trichy/ Madurai (195Kms & 5-6hrs drive)

    Description :

    After breakfast at hotel, drive towards Madurai, enroute visit Trichy (55Kms & 1.5hrs drive).
    Arrive Trichy and proceed to visit the famous Rock Fort temple, dedicated to Lord Vinayaka and offers a wonderful view of the city. And Srirangam Vishnu temple.
    Arrive Madurai and check in to your hotel.
    Overnight in Madurai.

    Madurai

    • Meenakshi Temple

    Description :

    After breakfast at hotel, proceed for city tour of Madurai, visiting the famous Meenakshi Temple and Thirumalai Nayak Palace.
    Rest of the day at leisure for shopping etc.
    Later in the evening attend Puja (worship) ceremony at Meenakshi temple.
    Overnight in Madurai.

    Madurai/ Periyar (145Kms & 4hrs drive)

    Description :

    After breakfast at hotel, drive towards Periyar.
    Arrive Periyar and check-into your hotel.
    In the afternoon, proceed for boat cruise on Periyar Lake to see the wild life.
    Overnight in Periyar.

    Periyar/ Kumarakom (140ms & 4hrs drive)

    Description :

    After breakfast at hotel, proceed to visit the spice plantation.
    Later, drive to Kumarakom.
    Arrive Kumarakom and check in to your hotel.
    Rest of the day at leisure for Ayurveda (on direct payment) etc.
    Overnight in Kumarakom.

    Kumarakom- Day excursion to Kottayam

    • Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary

    Description :

    This early morning, proceed to visit Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary through narrow canals by small country boat.
    Return to hotel for breakfast.
    After breakfast at hotel, proceed to visit Kottayam.
    Rest of the day at leisure for Ayurveda (on direct payment) etc.
    Overnight in Kumarakom.

    Kumarakom/ House-Boat

    Description :

    Breakfast at hotel and rest of the morning at leisure.
    Later, board the traditional RICE BOAT (kettuvallam) converted into houseboats with bedrooms and attached toilets.
    All Meals (Lunch, Dinner & Breakfast) will be served on board, prepared by the houseboat crew.
    Overnight in Houseboat.

    House-Boat/ Alleppey/ Cochin (70Kms & 1.5hrs drive)

    • Jewish Synagogue
    • Kathakali

    Description :

    Breakfast will be served on boat and continue cruising on backwater.
    Later, disembark at Alleppey, from where you will be transferred by car to Cochin.
    Arrive Cochin and check in your hotel.
    In the afternoon, proceed for city tour of Cochin, visiting historic Jewish Synagogue (remains closed on Fridays & Saturdays), The Mattanchery Palace, the Church of St Francis- the Tomb of Vasco da Gama etc.
    In the evening, proceed for a Sunset boat cruise around Cochin harbour and visit Chinese fishing nets of Cochin; followed by Kathakali Dance performance at Kathali Theatre.
    Overnight in Cochin.

    Cochin/ Fly out

    Description :

    After breakfast at hotel, you will be transferred to Cochin airport to board your flight back home with sweet memories of your trip with Dependable Travel!!

    ***END OF THE TOUR***





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