09 Nights – 10 Days South India Pilgrimage
Tour Type :
- Day:1- Chennai Arrival
- Day:2- Chennai
- Day:3 – Chennai – Tirupati (by car)
- Day:4 – Tirupati
- Day:5 – Tirupati – Thanjavur
- Day:6 – Thanjavur – Madurai
- Day:7 – Madurai – Rameshwaram
- Day:8- Rameshwaram – Kanyakumari
- Day:9 – Kanyakumari – Trivandrum
- Day:10 – Trivandrum airport and Departure
What to expect in this tour?
- Stay in finest hotels in India
- Air-conditioned transfers
- Sightseeing of major places of interest
- Explore the major tourist attractions of Chennai, Tirupati, Thanjavur, Madurai, Rameshwaram, Kanyakumari and Trivandrum in this 09 Nights -10 Days South India Pilgrimage tour package
- George Fort
- Tirupati Temple
- Brihadeshwar temple
- Chennai : 2 Nights
- Tirupati: 2 Nights
- Thanjavur: 1 Night
- Madurai: 1 Night
- Rameshwaram: 1 Night
- Kanyakumari: 1 Night
- Trivandrum: 1 Night
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Book online this South India Pilgrimage from Vacation Trip India to explore major tourist attractions in Chennai, Tirupati, Thanjavur, Madurai, Rameshwaram, Kanyakumari and Trivandrum. This tour can also be customized as per your selection and budget.
South India Tour Package By Vacation Trip India
Day 1 : Chennai Arrival
On your arrival at Chennai international airport, you will be met by our company representative. You will be transferred to the car and drive to the hotel. Check-in the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 2 : Chennai
Have breakfast at the hotel, then you will leave for sightseeing in Chennai. You will visit St. Thomas Mount church, which was built by the Portuguese in early 16th century. After this visit St. George Fort, this was constructed in the year 1640 by the British East India Company. Then visit Valluvar Kottam which comprises of a memorial and an auditorium. It is constructed as a memorial to Thiruvalluvar, the author of ‘Thirukkural’. In the evening, visit Marina Beach, which is famous for sunrise and sunset view. It is a centre for many activities like beach volley ball, wind surfing, fishing, and many others. Return to your hotel for comfortable overnight stay.
Day 3 : Chennai – Tirupati (by Car)
After having breakfast at the hotel, you will drive towards Tirupati. On arrival, you will check in your hotel for relaxation. Day is at leisure. You can visit temples and return to hotel for comfortable overnight stay.
Day 4 : Tirupati
Have breakfast at the hotel and visit the holiest Hindu Pilgrimage Tirupati Temple located in the hill town of Tirumala. Temple dedicated to Lord Sri Venkateswara, an incarnation of Vishnu. It is richest temple in the world in terms of donations received. After Darshan at Temple, you will return to hotel for comfortable overnight stay.
Day 5 : Tirupati – Thanjavur
Have breakfast at the hotel and you will leave for Thanjavur. On arrival, check in your hotel for short relaxation. Later you will visit Brihadeshwar temple, which was constructed by Rajaraja Chola I in the early 11th century. This temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva. Then visit Thanjavur Royal Palace, which was built in the 16th century and comprises of many buildings like Serfoji’s Saraswati Mahal Library, Durbar Hall, Nayak Hall and many others. On completion of the sightseeing, you will return to your hotel for comfortable overnight stay.
Day 6 : Thanjavur – Madurai
Have breakfast at the hotel, then you will leave for Madurai. In Madurai, you will visit Meenakshi Temple (Meenakshi Amman Temple)- It is dedicated to Lord Shiva, but this temple is named after the deity and goddess Parvati. The current structure of this temple was built in 16th century by Nayak King. Also visit Thirumalai Nayak Palace, which was built in 16th century by Nayak ruler Thirumalai Nayak. This palace depicts beautiful Indo-Sarcenic architecture and the major highlight of this palace is the light and sound show that depicts the life of Tirumalai Nayak and Silapathikaram. In the evening, you will again go to Meenakshi Temple to see Palli Arai ceremony. Overnight stay in hotel at Madurai.
Day 7 : Madurai – Rameshwaram
After having breakfast at the hotel, you will drive towards Rameshwaram. On arrival, check-in the hotel for short relax. Later you will visit Ramanathaswamy temple – it is dedicated to Lord Shiva and also one of the twelve Jyothirlinga temples. Also visit Kothandaramaswamy temple, which is dedicated to Lord Rama and the only structure to survive the 1964 structure. Then visit Pamban Bridge (Annai Indira Gandhi road bridge), which is 2.34 km long and connects the Rameshwaram island with the main land. Overnight stay in hotel at Rameshwaram.
Day 8 : Rameshwaram – Kanyakumari
Have breakfast at the hotel, then you will leave for Kanyakumari by road. On arrival at this place, you will check-in the hotel for short relaxation. Rest of the day is at leisure. In the evening, you can go for a walk near Kanyakumari beach. Overnight stay in hotel at Kanyakumari.
Day 9 : Kanyakumari – Trivandrum
After having breakfast at the hotel, you will explore major tourist attractions in Kanyakumari. Visit Kanyakumari Temple which is dedicated to virgin Goddess Kanyakumari. This temple has a very peculiar architectural style & adorned with carvings and paintings. Also visit Padmanabhapuram Palace which is rated among the top ten palaces in the world. It is mostly a wooden structure that exhibits the traditional architectural style of Kerala. This Palace was constructed in the 17th century by Iravipillai Iravivarma Kulasekhara Perumal. Then visit Thiruvalluvar Statue, one of the biggest statues in India located atop a small island in Kanyakumari, nearby the union of Indian Ocean, Bay of Bengal and Arabian Sea,. On completion of the sightseeing, you will leave for Trivandrum. After reaching this place, check-in the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 10 : Trivandrum airport and Departure
Have breakfast at the hotel, then you will explore Trivandrum. Visit the Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple which is famous for its conventional Dravidian style of architecture and the ornamentation of the inner walls of the sanctum sanctorum using murals and frescoes. This temple is also well-known for being one of the wealthiest shrines in the world. Also visit Poovar Island, which is a wonderful place that includes the backwaters, beaches, rivers and sea all in one location. On completion of the sightseeing, you will be dropped at Trivandrum airport to board your flight to Delhi. After reaching this place, catch your international flight to home or next destination.
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