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Mighty South India ( 22 Nights - 23 Days )
Tour Highlights :
Chennai >> Mahabalipuram >> Pondicherry >> Thanjavur >> Trichy >> Madurai >> Rameshwaram >> Kanyakumari >> ( 2 Kovalam ) >> Alleppey >> Kumarakom >> Thekkady >> ( 2 Munnar ) >> Cochin >> Coimbatore >> ( 2 Ooty ) >> Mysore >> Hassan >> Bangalore
Day wise Tour Itinerary :
Day 1 : Arrive Chennai
Our representative will receive you on arrival at Cochin Airport/ Railway station and transfer and check in to hotel. Afternoon time for the sightseeing. Including Kapaleeshawarar Temple, Fort St. George Museum, Marina Beach etc. Overnight at hotel.
Day 2 : Chennai to Mahabalipuram. Via Kanchipuram
After breakfast drive to Mahabalipuram (70Kms and 2 Hrs drive). Enroute visit Kanchipuram, (Kanjeevaram) city of 1000 temples. Visit Varadarajar Perumal Temple & Kamatchi Amman Temple. Later proceed to Mahabalipuram. On arrival Mahabalipuram check in at Hotel. Evening free and overnight at Hotel
Day 3 : Mahabalipuram to Pondicherry (130 kms/3 hrs)
After breakfast drive to Pondicherry. On arrival check into the hotel. Later visit Gingee Fort and sightseeing tour of the Sri Aurobindo Ashram, the Pondicherry museum, Promenade beach, Bharti & Bhartisadan memorial museum, Church of the Sacred Heart of Jesus and Auroville (the city of dawn), the botanical garden, Villaiayanur temple and the Mansion of Ananda. Overnight stay in hotel. Pondicherry.
Day 4 : Pondicherry to Thanjavur
After breakfast drive to Thanjavur. On arrival, check in at Hotel and later visit 9th century Cholas Temple of Brihadeeswara (Big Temple) and Thanjavur Palace etc. Overnight at Hotel
Day 5 : Thanjavur to Thirchy
After breakfast drive to Trichy (52 Kms and 1 ½ Hrs Drive). On arrival check in at Hotel. After check in and little rest visit the Rangnathswamy temple (the biggest temple complex in India and has the tallest temple tower) also view the Rock fort temple overlooking the Cauvery Delta. Overnight stay in Trichy
Day 6 : Trichy to Madurai
After breakfast drive to Madurai (121 Kms and 3 Hrs Drive). On arrival check in at Hotel and later proceed for sightseeing tour of Madurai. Visit the beautiful Sri Meenakshi temple, Tirumalai Nayak Palace, the Mari Amman Teppakkulam Tank, Gandhi museum and the Temple art museum. Overnight stay in hotel Madurai
Day 7 : Madurai to Rameshwaram
After breakfast drive to Rameshwaram (160 Kms and 5 Hrs drives). On arrival check in at Hotel and later visit Ramnath Swamy temple and Kothandara Swamy temple evening is free for personal activity. Overnight at hotel.
Day 8: Rameshwaram to Kanyakumari
After morning Darshan move to Kanayakumari (310 Kms / 8 Hrs). After check into hotel proceed for sight seeing of Kumari Amman Temple, Gandhi and Vivekananda, evening enjoy the beautiful sunset also. Overnight at hotel.
Day 9 : Kanyakumari – Kovalam
After Breakfast drive to Kovalam (100 Kms and 3 Hrs drives). On arrival check
In hotel. Proceed for sightseeing of Trivendarum Including: Padhamanabha Swamy temple, Museum, Horse Palace, Art Gallery etc. Enjoy evening at Kovalam Beach. Overnight at Hotel
Day 10 : Kovalam
Day free for personal activity. All day at leisure on the picturesque white sandy beaches of Kovalam. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 11 : Kovalam to Alleppey
After breakfast transfer to Alleppey to check in to houseboat (170 Kms and 5 Hrs drives). Overnight at houseboat (Houseboat will move form 1200 Hrs Noon to 1800 Hrs Evening and Morning 0600 Hrs to1000 Hrs)
Day 12 : Alleppey to Kumarakom
Check out time for Houseboat is 10:00AM. After breakfast check out Houseboat and drives to Kumarakom (30 Kms and 1 Hrs drive). On arrival check in at Hotel. Later visit Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 13 : Kumarakom to Thekkady
After breakfast morning free. Check out your Hotel and drive to Thekkady (145 Kms and 4 Hrs drives). Check in at Hotel. Later move to take a motorboat ride at Periyar Lake to watch the wildlife. Overnight at Hotel
Day 14 : Thekkady to Munnar
After breakfast drive to Munnar (160 Kms and 5 Hrs drives). Check in and rest of the day explores the city of Munnar. Overnight at hotel.
Day 15 : Munnar
After breakfast at your convenient start sightseeing of Munnar. Including: Rajamalai, Matuppetty, Kundala Dam. Day free & Overnight at Hotel
Day 16 : Munnar to Cochin
After breakfast drive to Cochin (145 Kms and 5 Hrs drive). Check in at Hotel. After check in Free for sightseeing, Including: Jew Synagogue, Dutch Palace, St. Francis Church, Chinese fishing net etc. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 17 : Cochin to Coimbatore
After breakfast drive to Coimbatore (240 Kms and 6 hrs drive). Check in at Hotel. After check in Free for sightseeing, Including: Perur Patteeswaraswamy Temple, Khadi Gandhi Gallery, Forest College Museum, Day free & Overnight at Hotel
Day 18 : Coimbatore to Ooty
After breakfast drive to Ooty, (95 Kms and 3 hrs drive) Check in at Hotel. After check in Free for sightseeing, Including: Botanical Garden, Ooty Lake, Children’s Park. Overnight Stay in Ooty
Day 19 : Ooty
After breakfast, enjoy sightseeing of Ooty evening is free for personal activity. Rest of the time is free for shopping. Overnight in the hotel.
Day 20 : Ooty – Mysore (170 kms / 5 hrs)
After breakfast, check out of the hotel and drive to Mysore. Arrive Mysore in the noon and check in into the hotel. Later enjoy sightseeing of Mysore visiting Mysore palace and Brindavan gardens. Evening is free for own activities or for shopping. Overnight in the hotel
Day 21 : Mysore to Hassan (130 kms / 4 hrs)
After breakfast, check out of the hotel and drive to Hassan. Enruote visit the famous Jain temple in Shravan Belegola. Countinue your drive to Hassan. Arrive Hassan later in the noon and check in into the hotel. Rest of the day is free at leisure. Overnight in the hotel.
Day 22 : Hassan to Bangalore
After breakfast, check out of the hotel and drive to Bangalore. Enjoy sightseeing of Bangalore city visiting Vidhan Soudha, Lalbagh Botanical garden, Tipu Sultan’s palace and Bull temple – one of the oldest temples built in 16th century. Rest of the day is free at leisure. Overnight in the hotel.
Day 23 : Depart Bangalore
After breakfast, time free until noon. Later check out of the hotel and you are transferred to railway station / airport in time for your journey to onward destination.
Package Inclusions :
:- Accommodation on twin & double sharing basis
:- Daily buffet Breakfast
:- Transfers from Airport / Railway Station
:- All transfers & sightseeing by chauffer driven car
:- Driver allowance, toll & parking, fuel charge, permit charges
:- Check in Check out 12.00 noon at all hotels
:- All applicable hotel taxes
:- Air Fare/Train Fare and all entry fees at sightseeing spots
:- Any additional meals other than mentioned in the inclusion
:- Items of personal nature like porterage, tips, laundry, telephone calls, mineral water etc
:- Optional Activities mentioned in the itinerary
:- All items of personal nature
:- Any item not specifically mentioned in "Inclusions" column