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Enchanting Tamil Nadu
Chennai - Pondicherry - Thanjavur - Madurai
Enchanting Tamil Nadu
Places Covering : Chennai - Pondicherry - Thanjavur - Madurai

'Temple State of India', thus offering a religious sneak peek of country's cultural heritage. refresh your soul & re-connect with the divine through the temples of Thanjavur, Madurai, feel renewed in the mystic abodes of ancient deities. Experience the brilliance of architectural marvels of Dravidian times. Plethora of ancient monuments and temples has its own story of artistic and cultural achievement that attract history lovers from all over.

ITINERARY
DAY 1
  • Arrival Chennai

    Assistance on arrival at Chennai Apt. or Railway station & transfer to the hotel. After relaxation, visit to St. George Church, the Kapileshwara, the Mylapore Temple and finally Marina Beach, the second longest beach in the world. Overnight stay at the hotel.

DAY 2
  • Breakfast
    Chennai – Kanchipuram – Mahabalipuram – Pondicherry (250 kms / 7 hrs)

    Morning after breakfast, check out & drive to Kanchipuram (70 kms) one of India's seven sacred Hindu cities, called as the city of thousand temples. Here visit the the Kailasnatha Temple if time permits stop over at Mahabalipuram (70 kms). After visit continue to drive to Pondicherry (110 kms), arrive & check in to the hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel.

DAY 3
  • Breakfast
    Pondicherry

    Morning after breakfast, take a sightseeing tour visiting Sri Aurobindo Ashram and the Ecole Françoise d’Extreme Orient, the Jesuit Cathedral (Notre Dame de la Conception’ 1691-1765), The Church of Our Lady of Angels (1855), famous for an oil painting of Our Lady of Assumption given to the Church by King Louis Napoleon III, and the 17th century Chapel of Our Sisters of Cluny. Rest of the evening free for leisure. Overnight stay at the hotel.

DAY 4
  • Breakfast
    Pondicherry – Thanjavur (180 kms)

    Morning after breakfast, check out & drive to Thanjavur. Enroute stopover at Chidambaram Temple. Continue to drive to Thanjavur. Arrive & check in to the hotel. After relaxation visit to Brihadeshwara temple & Thanjavur Palace Evening at leisure & individual activities. Overnight stay at the hotel.

DAY 5
  • Breakfast
    Thanjavur (Trichy Excursion) (60 kms one way)

    Morning after breakfast, take an excursion to0 Trichy. Here visit to the Rock Fort Temple, the Sri Ranganathanswami Temple and Jambukeshwara Temples. Return back to Thanjavur. Evening free for individual activities. Overnight stay at the hotel.

DAY 6
  • Breakfast
    Thanjavur – Madurai (190 kms / 5 hrs)

    Morning after breakfast, check out & drive to Madurai. Arrive & check in to the hotel. After relaxation visit to Meenakshi Temple Complex. Overnight stay at the hotel.

DAY 7
  • Breakfast
    Madurai (Rameshwaram excursion) (170 kms one way)

    Morning after breakfast, take a full day excursion to Rameshwaram know as Island of Prayers. Here visit the Ramanathaswamy Temple. After visit return back to Madurai. Overnight stay at the hotel.

DAY 8
  • Breakfast
    Madurai – Hometown

    Morning after breakfast, check out & transfer to airport or railway station. Tour ends.