South India Special Temple Tour

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South India Special Temple Tour

Package Duration
16 Days / 15 Nights
Destination Covered
Tamilnadu - Kancheepuram - Chennai - Pondicherry - Madurai - Kanyakumari

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  • Package Includes :
    • Transportation in A/C Vehicle
    • Escort Driver
    • Toll & Parking Expenses
    • Local Accident Insurance
    • Accommodation with Breakfast alone
    • Excludes :
    • Beverages and Personal Expenditures
    • Various Tips Left to your decision
    • The extra charges for Cameras and Video Cameras compulsory during the visits for certain monuments

  • Day 1: Chennai

    The Gateway to Southern India is one of the oldest Cities of the Country. Assistance and transfer to Hotel. Depends on Time arrival to go for Shopping.

    Day 2: Chennai

    After Breakfast at Hotel, half day sightseeing Tour, visiting Gandhi Memorial, KalaKshetra, Mylapore Temple, Marina Beach etc. All are important in South India Temple Tours and South India Tours Dinner and overnight stay at Hotel.

    Day 3: Chennai - Tirupathi, 160kms/4hours)

    After breakfast at 7.00 am proceed to Tirupathi. On the way we can visit the Kalahasti Temple Lunch at local restaurant Tirupathi is a temple town known for the famous ancient temple of Lord Venkateswara (Lord of Seven Hills or Balaji, as he is Affectionately known) on the top of the 860mts high Tirumala Hills. The Temple of Lord Venkateswara is not only believed to be amongst the oldest Temples in the Country, but also the richest of them all. All are important in South India Temple Tours and South India Temple In the evening return to Dinner and overnight stay at Tirupathi.

    Day 4: Tirupathi - Tiruthani - Kancheepuram - Mahabalipuram

    After breakfast drive to Kanchipuram (76kms/01.50 hrs). The first Temple dedicated to Shiva was built in the 7th and 8th century and has paintings on the Walls. Temples of Ekambaswara, Kailasanatha is one of the Panchabhoota Stalams, Sri Kamakshi and Varadarajaswamy are of interest. Kanchipuram is also famous for its Silks. Lunch at local Restaurant and later drive to Mahabalipuram and check in at Hotel.

    Day 5: Mahabalipuram - Thiruvannamalai - Pondicherry

    After breakfast drive to Tiruvannamalai(112kms/03hrs). A Pilgrim centre with an ancient Temple of Lord Shiva. The Hill here is considered to be a manifestation of Shiva. Tiruvannamalai is one of the Panchabhoota Stalams. After lunch at local Restaurant, proceed to Pondicherry (131kms/ 3.5hrs), which carries a strong whiff of the French presence in India. This erstwhile French colony on the east coast of South India merged with the rest of the country in 1954. Legend says that Pondicherry is the place where St. Agasthaya settled down. Check-in, Dinner and overnight stay at Hotel.

    Day 6: Pondicherry

    After breakfast drive to visit Sri Mannakula Vinayagar Temple Lord Ganesha Darshanam, Aurbindo Ashram, the city of dawn, which is 10kms north of Pondicherry. This Ashram promotes Aurbindo's ideas in bringing about a synthesis of Yoga and modern science, so as to unite the Spirit and Matter. After Lunch at Hotel, visit Auroville - a unique experiment in International living and in creating a new environment where men and women of all Nationalities live together in Harmony and for the if your interested to visit the factories in Auroville products production. Dinner and overnight stay at Hotel.

    Day 7: Pondicherry - Chidambaram - Tanjore

    After breakfast drive to Chidambaram (65kms/1.5hrs) also called as Thillai, which has the famous Nataraja Temple with the root of the Sanctum-Sanctorum covered with Golden Plates is located in the centre of the Town covering an area of 40 acres. In this Temple, Postures from the Bharatnatayam form of Dance are depicted in Sculpture. Natraja is Lord Shiva as a cosmic Dancer. Nataraja performs his Dance (the Ananda Thandavam) eternally. The Chitsabah and the Kanakasabha are linked together and are called 'Ponnambalam'. This is also called as 'Chittambalam' and 'Gnanasabah'. There is a small entrance to the right of the Dancing Siva is one of the Panchabhoota Stalams.

    Day 8: Navagraha Temple

    The Navagraha Temples of Tamilnadu are a group of Nine Temples each dedicated to a Planet. Each person's destiny on Earth is determined by the time and place he/she was born in. The Planetary Positions as charted in the Horoscope also reveal when they are in an adverse position.The Navagraha Temples offer solutions to all such problems. Offering prayers to the Planets at these Temples with deep faith helps you overcome all Hardships and enjoy Happiness, Prosperity and long life. Located in Tamilnadu. All places near to Thanjavur.

    Day 9: Navagraha Temple

    Same as above.

    Day 10: Navagraha Temple

    Same as above.

    Day 11: Swamimalai

    Swamimalai is one of the Six Renowned abodes of Lord Subramanya. The Temple is built on an Artificial Hill and is approached by a flight of steps. The presiding deity is Worshipped as Swaminathan. The Temple has three 'Gopuram' with three 'Praharam'. The 'Gopuram' on the South side of the Temple is decorated with Statues and contains five storeys while the other two entrances have no Towers above them. Swamimalai is a Sylvan Village, located about Five Kilometers West of Kumbakonam on the banks of a Tributary of River Cauvery Arupadaiveedu Tourism. After Lunch drive to Thanjavur (20kms/.30hrs) on route visiting the Brass factory at Kumbakonam.

    Day 12: Tanjore - Trichy (60kms/1.5hrs)

    After Breakfast leave for Trichy, short name of Tiruchirapalli, situated on the banks of Kaveri River is a blend of History and Tradition as well as Pilgrim centre, it is famous for Ranganatha Temple at Srirangam. This Ancient Temple dedicated to Shiva (Jambukeswarar) and Parvati (Akhilandeswari) is one of the foremost Saivite shrines in Tamilnadu. This large Temple celebrates Shiva as Jambukeswara, an embodiment of the element water and is often referred to as Appustalam and is hence one of the Pancha Bhuta Sthalams Checkin at Hotel. After lunch city Tour visiting Rock Fort and its Temple at a Height of over 23mts. Also visit Srirangam and Jambukeshwar Temple, Sammayapuram (need) important place and Tourist destination in South India package Tours Dinner and overnight stay at Hotel.

    Day 13: Trichy - pazani - Madurai (140kms/2.15hrs) (135 kms /3 hrs)

    Lord Murugan is the deity of the Tamil Land. Palani (Tiru Avinankudi) is the third Padai Veedu. The Temple at Palani is an Ancient one, situated at an elevation of 1500 feet above Sea Level. It is a charming campus from where one can take a look at the Idumban Hill, the Kodaikanal Hills, the Western Ghats, the greenery of the Paddy Fields, Rivers, Tanks, Palani Town and the Colleges. On a lovely, clear and mist-free day, the Kurinji Andavar Temple is visible from here against the bright Sun. In daytime, Palani is Hill Beautiful; At night, it is Hill Resplendent after Tea Time to Madurai and check in at Hotel. The Ancient city of Madurai, some 2600 years old is laid out in the banks of River Vaigai as a lotus flower with the Meenakshi Temple in the centre. After lunch city tour visiting Meenakshi temple, King Tirumala Palace, Mariamman Teppakulam and Alagar Kovil. Dinner and overnight at Hotel.

    Day 14: Madurai

    After breakfast Near by Madurai one hour drive to Thiruparankundram or Paramkundru, a Hill near Madurai, in Tamilnadu - South India, is the first and foremost Temple of Lord Muruga in India and is the first Aarupadai Veedu as well. Saint poet Nakkeerar, in his songs in praise of Lord Senthil Andavar, places Thiruparankundram in the first place amongst the six battle places ( Arupadaiveedu) that Lord Muruga has fought to win over evil. Arupadaiveedu Tourism. Back to Hotel and rest of the day is yours as all are important Temple in South India tourism.

    Day 15: Madurai - Rameshwaram - Thiruchendur (188kms/2.5hrs) (95 km/2 hrs )

    After breakfast, proceed to Rameshwaram- the most sacred Temple Town of India is an Island hallowed by the epic Ramayana, where Lord Rama is said to have visited before going into battle of Srilanka. Legend has it that Lord Rama sent Hanuman to Mount Kailash to bring a Lingam for worship the present day Ramanathaswamy Temple stands close to sea on the Eastern side of the Island. One of the twelve Jyotirlinga shrines is also well known for its magnificent corridors and the massive sculptured pillars lining them. Lunch at local Restaurant. Return to Tiruchendur for Dinner and overnight stay at Hotel. As important in South India package Tour and South India Temple Tours and for the Arupadai veedu Tourism.

    Day 16: Thiruchendur - Kanyakumari ( 145kms/4.5 hrs )

    At Early Morning at 5 .00 am go the special Darshanam After breakfast and take little rest and drive to Kanyakumari - is the land's end of India where the water of the Arabian Sea, the Bay of Bengal and the Indian Ocean meet. An important pilgrim centre of India, it is famous for the Amman Temples - a symbol of unity and sanctity - dedicated to the virgin Goddess, Kanyakumari. To its South - East lies the famous Vivekananda Rock Memorial, dedicated to Indian Saint Vivekananda, who meditated on this very rock before he proceeded to West to propagate Hinduism, where otherwise was perceived as a Barbaric Religion. Also is a recently Erected Memorial of Thiruvalluvar, a Tamil saint who had written the Thirukkural, containing 1330 verses for a better living for every Human. Evening view the sunset at the Southern most Tip of India, where the 3 Seas meet (Namely Indian Ocean in the south, Arabian Sea in the west and Bay of Bengal in the East). Important place and Tourist destination in South India package Tours Overnight at Hotel.

Contact Detail

Shree Saara Tourisme Groups

Contact Person :-

Mr Gopal K.

Address :-

No.61, Mission Street, Near By ICICI Bank, Pondicherry, Tamil Nadu, India - 605001

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