South India Pilgrimage and Heritage Tour Holiday Package, 8 Days - 7 Nights Trip Plan and Itinerary Details - Kiomoi.com

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8 Days and 7 Nights South India Pilgrimage and Heritage Tour Trip Plan and Itinerary Details

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South India Pilgrimage and Heritage Tour Trip Price

Starting City
Chennai
Destination
Chennai → Mahabalipuram → Pondicherry → Madurai → Tiruchirapalli → Karaikkudi
Best Time
November - March
Highlights

Fort St. George, Government Museum, Sri Ekambarnathar Temple, Meenakshi Temple ......

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14950 Starting from per person, Taxes extra

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South India Pilgrimage and Heritage Tour Travel Package

The South India Pilgrimage and Heritage tour by Kiomoi is perfect for those looking for a religious tour, or those looking to get in touch with our rich and diverse heritage and history. This tour package is for anyone and everyone, is great for a solo adventure, or for a vacation with friends or family. This tour package is ideal for architecture buffs, or history enthusiasts as well.

Designed over a span of 8 days and 7 nights, this tour package starts from the city of Chennai, which is the capital of the South Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Chennai is well known for its tourism, some of the most noteworthy tourist places include Arignar Anna Zoological Park, Marina Beach, Kapaleeshwarar Temple, and Valluvar Kotam. The next city covered is Mahabalipuram, which is another major pilgrim city, renowned for Shore Temple, Pancha Rathas, Tiger Cave, among others. The next destination in the South Indian Pilgrimage and Heritage tour is Puducherry, one of the most picturesque places in India. It is famous for Basilica of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, Rock Beach, Puducherry Museum, to name just a few. The next stop along this tour package is Madurai, which is one of the most ancient and historic cities of India, situated in Tamil Nadu. The city is famous for Meenakshi Amman Temple, Alagar Koyil, Koodal Azhagar Temple, among numerous other places of interest for tourists. Tiruchi, is the next destination covered in this tour package. Holding great religious significance, this city is well known for Ranganathaswamy Temple, Tiruchirappalli Rock Fort, and Ucchi Pillayar Temple. Karaikudi in Tamil Nadu is the last destination being covered in this tour package by Kiomoi. The town is famous for Shanmughanathar Temple, Amman Temple and Karuppar Temple, among various other tourist spots.

South India Pilgrimage and Heritage Tour Tour Plan and Itinerary Details

Day 1 - Chennai
Arrive Chennai. Meeting on assistance and transfer to hotel. In the afternoon sightseeing tour of the city. The full day tour covers Fort St. George, Government Museum, Valluvar Kottam, Snake Park, Kapaleeswarar Temple & Marina Beach. (Govt. Museum will be closed on Fridays instead Birla Planetorium will be covered on that day) (Snake Park is closed on Tuesdays)(if time permits). Back to hotel. Dinner and Overnight stay.
Day 2 - Chennai - Kanchipuram (70kms)- Mamallapuram (65kms)
After breakfast check-out from the hotel and drive to Mamallapuram via Kanchipuram (The City Of Thousand Temples). where we will visit Kailasanatha, Sri Ekambarnathar Temple, etc. Then proceed to Mamallapuram. On arrival check-in at the hotel. Evening visit the Shore Temples and Arjuna's Penance, the world's biggest bas relief. Also can enjoy Mamallapuram Dance Festival which is organized during the months of January and February in the city of Mahabalipuram.This event witnesses performances on the Indian classical dances such as the Bharat Natyam, Kuchipudi, Kathak, Mohiniattam, Odissi and Kathakali. Come back to the hotel. Dinner and Overnight stay.
Day 3 - Mamallapuram - Pondicherry (106kms)
After breakfast check-out from the hotel and leave for Pondicherry. On arrival check-in at the hotel. Places to be covered - Auroville (It is about 10 kms from the city centre.Auroville, at the moment, is formed of several communities, scattered along the border of Pondicherry and Tamil Nadu.), Panjavadi Temple - Panchamukha Hanuman temple at Panjavadi near here to worship him and Lord Sreenivasa Perumal of Tirupathi Thirumala Devasthanam on the occasion of the special poojas held in the temple, Aurobindo Ashram, Botanical Gardens, Pondicherry Museum, etc.(if time permits). Come back to the hotel. Dinner and Overnight stay.
Day 4 - Pondicherry - Trichy (210kms/4:30mints)
Morning sightseeing of Pondicherry (if remains) and leave for Trichy by road visiting en-route Chidambaram, Kumbakonam and Gangaikondacholapuram. On arrival check-in at the hotel. Dinner and Overnight stay.
Day 5 - Trichy - Karaikuddi (75kms)
Morning sightseeing of city visiting Srirangam - Srirangam is an island surrounded by river cauvery and kolidom on its either side. It is situated at a distance 7 km from trichy. The entire island srirangam is some 600 acress broader. The Renganatha swamy temple seen here has a history for about 5000 years. Thiruvanaikaval Jambukeshwara Temple - An important place of worship for saivates located at a distance of 1.5 km from trichy and very nearer to srirangam. It is one amongst the jothirlinga states of lord shiva Lord shiva is seen in a form of linga and he is partially submerged in water. Later Leave for karaikuddi by road. On arrival check-in at hotel. Dinner and Overnight stay.
Day 6 - Karaikuddi - Madurai (450kms)
After early morning breakfast will drive to Madurai. Evening arrival at hotel. Dinner and Overnight stay.
Day 7 - Madurai - Rameshwaram - Madurai 170kms(one way)
Morning excursion to Rameshwaram - The city is also an important south India pilgrimage center of the Indians. It is the place from where Lord Rama had built a bridge across the sea to rescue his consort Sita.This is the place where Rama worshipped Lord Shiva to cleanse away the sin of Ravana. The presiding deity is the Linga Of Sri Ranganatha, which happens to be one of the twelve Jyotirlingas of India. Rameshwaram is popularly referred as the 'Benaras of the south'.We will visit - Pamban Bridge(This bridge is 3 kms long which connects the island of Rameshwaram Dhanuskodi to the mainland. This is the longest bridge in India and illustrates the marvel of the engineers.) and Dhanuskodi.
Day 8 - Madurai - Chennai
Visit to Meenakshi Temple to view the Aarti. Later transfer to the airport to connect flight for Chennai. On arrival transfer to the international airport to connect flight for onward journey.

South India Pilgrimage and Heritage Tour 8 Days Accommodation

City No. of Nights Standard Deluxe Superior
Chennai 1 night Mars Deluxe / Similar Royal Regency / Similarl Nilgiris Hotel / Similar
Mahabalipuram 1 night Lakshmi Lodge / Similar Mamallaa Heritage Hotel / Similar Green Coconut Resort / Similar
Pondicherry 1 night New White Residency / Similar Sooriya International Hotel / Similar Executive Inn / Similar
Trichy 1 night Ramyas Hotel / Similar Mayas Hotel / Similar Sangam Hotel / Similar
Karaikuddi 1 night Golden Singar Hotel / Similar Udhayam Hotel / Similar Chettinadu Mansion / Similar
Madurai 2 night Chentoor Hotel / Similar Madurai Residency / Similar Grt Regency / Similar
Inclusion
  • Accomodation in well appointed room
  • Daily Buffet / Fix menu Breakfast 
  • All intercity transfers / airport pick and drops / sight seeing by exclusive AC Car
  • Good driver with local knowledge.
  • Transport charges inclusive of Fuel charges, Driver Allowance, Night Halt, Road taxes, State Permits and Parking.
  • Assistance at all the places if required.
Exclusions
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  • Local Guides for Sight-seeing.
  • Lunch and Dinner will not be provided.
  • Entrance fee or Charges to the Monuments, Cultural Events, Elephant safari, Trekking, Boating, Jeep safari and any activities suggested in the itinerary.
  • Any kind of airfare /train fare.
  • Any Still / Video Camera fees applicable at the monuments or activities is chargeable direct.
  • Any alcoholic and non alcoholic beverages, mineral water, use of mini bar in room and room service.
  • Personal expenses such as Laundry, Communication Charges (Phone/Internet).
  • En route meals, sightseeing and activities other than those mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Tips and gratuities to drivers, Guides etc. and any other expenses/service not mentioned in the inclusions.
Terms & Conditions
  • Prices not valid from 15th Dec - 15th Jan.
  • Per person rates applicable on 2 people staying together sharing the same room.
  • In packages with meal plans, the plan starts with lunch on day 1 and ends with breakfast on last day.
  • Additional cost arising due to mishaps, political unrest, natural calamities like landslides, road blockage, etc will have to be paid on the spot by the guest directly.
  • Package rates are subject to change without prior notice.
  • The packages cannot be combined with any other offer.
  • All payments are subject to cancellation policy.
  • Kiomoi reserves the right to change/modify or terminate the offer any time at its own discretion and without any prior notice.
  • If you have your own vehicle, transport charges will be deducted from the tour cost.  
  • If you have your group of family members or friends, tour can be conducted as per your convenience & cost.
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