Season: September to April
Low season – May to August
Cost Include: Accommodation, breakfast, private Car, Tour Guide/ Manager, flight tickets.
Places covered: Chennai- Mammalapuram- Pondicherry- Trichi- Tanjore- Madurai- Kanyakumari
Options: Places in this tour can either be skipped, substituted or added with places
of your choice and number of days can be extended or cut short on pro-rata basis.
Highlights of this tour are visit to 7th century Rock-cut temples, 10th century Chola Dynasty’s temple architectural wonders, 16th century temples built in Dravidian architectural style, leisure on crystal clear beaches, village arts and crafts, witness cultural and classical art form presentations, plantations visit, meet vegetables- fruits- rice- flowers farms and farmers, witness local temple festivals and fares and many more…
On the day first, flight from travelers’ home country arrives in India at Chennai International Airport, being the gateway to the proposed tour in Tamilnadu. Upon their arrival, Tours Executive from our local office meets, assists them and manage to transfer in a private car to hotel booked in advance. Here, all tourists go through Traditional Reception Processes with few pleasant surprises. Remaining day/ hours will be on leisure. In the evening Mr.Wilson Xavier-Director of the company or Tour Manager himself will personally meets our guests at the hotel and takes them out for a brief familiarization downtown walk/drive. In the evening, he will host warm Welcome Dinner at the Restaurant. After this pleasant evening, return to your room and stay overnight at the hotel.
Note: People who are looking for few days leisure at a nearby Beach Resort before travelling to other places in this itinerary, will be provided accommodation at one of the fine beach front Hotels / Resorts in Mammalapuram (an hour drive away from Chennai city).
On the day second, in the morning, after leisurely breakfast at the Restaurant, enjoy full day tour of Chennai (tour of Mammalapuram, in case booked to stay at Beach Resort) for nearly 6 hours with a local guide speaking in your own mother tongue, if not in English. Visit the historical monuments, temples, parks, museums etc.. The occasion gives you a great opportunity to experience ‘life of Tamilians’ in the Capital city of Tamilnadu, being one among the million people with great aims and dreams. After the tour, return to hotel for your lunch, if you so desires and be on leisure. Have a pleasant walk in and around the premises for a great look at the settings arranged for the comfort of in-house guests. In the evening, our tour Executive will report at the hotel and take you to one of the Theatres / Schools for South Indian Dance forms to enjoy colorful south Indian Cultural Program (one hour show+ time for transfer to and from the hotel). After the day long program in Chennai/Mammalapuram, have pleasant dinner and stay overnight.
On the day third, wake up to a pleasant morning. Open the windows and see a different world outside, breath fresh air of the promising nature, see people moving outside some in slow pace, others moving fast, picking ups their daily routine responsibilities of the morning hours. Tune your day in fine mode. After pleasant breakfast at the Restaurant, process check-out from the hotel. Tour Manager from our local office will be monitoring check-out process for a comfortable start of day. Then, we provide transfer in our private car to Pondicherry driving less than 4 hrs.. Upon arrival at Puducherry (or Pondicherry), driver will transfer tourists guests to hotel booked in advance for check-in and leisure. Now, have a re-charging walk to different areas in this hotel for a brief knowledge on the general set up including the garden, pool, wine outlet and other facilities built for the comfort and pleasure of in-house guests. At around 5 in the evening, tourists will be taken out for a walk towards the Marine drive to witness sunset and enjoy fine moments on the beach. For a different experience, we will arrange your dinner at one of the local Restaurants set in a traditional Village background for a great experience. With this, you are winding up the day in Pondicherry and return to hotel to stay overnight…
NOTE: The remaining part of the itinerary shall be sent by e-mail. Send a request mail to firstname.lastname@example.org