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Chennai-Mahabalipuram-Pondicherry-Tanjore-Trichy-Madurai-Thekkady-Kumarakom-Alleppey-Kochi-Ooty-Mysore-Hassan-Bangalore-Chennai (18 nights/ 19 days)

Explore the southern splendours with this captivating tour extended into the three states of Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Karnataka. This tour is very comprehensive and detailed, with visits to all important sites, in best possible routing and shortest possible time. We have also carefully allotted leisure days and duration of stay at respective places to give you a maximum possible relaxed and comfortable tour, so that you are able to appreciate the tour even better!

Day 01 Arrive Chennai
On arrival in Chennai you will be met and transferred to hotel.

Overnight at the hotel.

Day 02 Chennai
Morning at leisure.

Afternoon city tour of Chennai
Overnight at the hotel.

St. George Fort - Chennai
Day 03 Chennai - Kanchipuram - Mahabalipuram
Morning drive to Kanchipuram for vists.

Later continue to Mahabalipuram. Check in at hotel.
Afternoon local visits.
Overnight at the hotel.

Kailasanatha Temple - Kanchipuram
Day 04 Mahabalipuram - Pondicherry
Morning drive to Pondicherry.

On arrival, check in hotel.
P.m. visit Auroville.
Overnight at the hotel.

Matrimandir - Auroville
Day 05 Pondicherry - Tanjore
Morning local visits.

Afternoon drive to Tanjore.
On arrival check in at hotel.
Overnight at the hotel.

Brihadishwara Temple - Tanjore
Day 06 Tanjore - Trichy
Monring visits.

Later drive to Trichy.
On arrival check in hotel.
Afternoon visits.
Overnight at the hotel.

Trichy Temple
Day 07 Trichy - Madurai
Morning drive to Madurai.

On arrival in check in hotel.
Afternoon visits.
Overnight at the hotel.

Meenakshi Temple - Madurai
Day 08 Madurai - Thekkady
Morning drive to Thekkady

On arrival in check in hotel.
Afternoon boat safari on Lake Periyar for game viewing.
Overnight at the hotel.

Day 09 Thekkady
Full day free for individual activities.

Options available here for ayurvedic treatments/ yoga therapy.
Overnight at the hotel.

Boating on Lake Periyar
Day 10 Thekkady - Kumarakom
Morning drive to Kumarakom

On arrival in check in hotel.
Evening sunset cruise.
Overnight at the hotel.

Kumarakom Backwaters
Day 11 Kumarakom - Alleppey
Morning transfer to Alleppey to check in one bed room AC Houseboat.

Overnight on board at anchorage in Lake Vembanad.

Alleppey Houseboat
Day 12 Alleppey - Kochi
Monring alight and transfer to Kochi.

On arrival in check in hotel.
Afternoon city tour by motorboat.
Evening witness Kathakali dance drama.
Overnight at the hotel.

Chinese Fishing Nets - Kochi
Day 13 Kochi – Ooty
Morning drive to Ooty.

On arrival check in at hotel.
P.m. at leisure.
Overnight at the hotel.

Day 14 Ooty
Morning local visits of the hill station.

P.m. at leisure.
Overnight at the hotel.

Ooty Hill Station
Day 15 Ooty – Mysore
Morning drive to Mysore. On arrival check in at hotel.

P.m. city tour.
Overnight at the hotel.

Mysore Palace
Day 16 Mysore
Morning visit to Srirangapatnam

Afternoon visit Somanthpur
Overnight at the hotel.

Kesava Temple - Somnathpur
Day 17 Mysore - Sravanbelagola - Hassan
Morning drive to Hassan. Enroute visit Sravanbelagola.

On arrival check in at hotel.
Afternoon visit Belur and Halebid.
Overnight at the hotel.

Hoysaleswara Temple - Halebid
Day 18 Hassan – Bangalore - Chennai
Morning drive to Banaglore.

On arrival in Bangalore, proceed to city tour.
Later transfer to railway station for train to Chennai.
On arrival in Chennai you will be met and transferred to hotel.
Overnight at the hotel.

Vidhan Soudha - Bangalore
Day 19 Chennai
Morning at leisure.

Afternoon shopping.
Overnight at the hotel.

Day 20 Depart Chennai
Transfer to international airport back home.
Check in/ Check out - 1200 noon

“One’s destination is never a place, but a new way of seeing things.” – Henry Miller
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