Tour Highlights

12 Days South India

The South India tour covers the extreme southern states of Tamil Nadu & Kerala. The first part of the tour gives an insight of the early Dravidian kingdoms of Kanchipuram, Thanjavur & Madurai - homes of Dravidian art & culture, characterised best by the amazingly ornate temples with their soaring towers known as gopurmas; Mahabalipuram is world famous for its shore temples; Pondicherry - formerly French colony and famous for Shri Aurobindo Ashram; The second part of the tour enters Kerala, to visit Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary with herds of wild elephants and surrounding villages with plantation of cardamom, coffee and pepper; enjoy a night in houseboat floating on scenic Vembanad Lake through to stunning backwaters to Alleppy - extolled by travellers as the 'Venice of The East'; Kochi - renowned as the 'Queen of the Arabian Sea', was once a major centre for commerce and trade.

Sketch Itinerary :

Chennai | Mahabalipuram | Kanchipuram | Pondicherry | Tanjore | Trichy | Madurai | Periyar | Kumarakom | Alleppey | Kochi

Trip Type : 
Art and Architecture , Festival And Culture

Customization :
All tours are customizable, take help of our tour specialist to plan. Just share your budget, time in hand and the idea.

Included :
Breakfasts, lunches, dinners and all accommodation based on tour plan , all transport and listed activities

What's Excluded :
Travel insurance
Visas or vaccinations


Arrive Chennai

Drive to Mahabalipuram via Kanchipuram

Drive to Pondicherry

Drive to Tanjavour

Drive to Trichy

Drive to Madurai

Visit Madurai

Drive to Periyar

Drive to Kumarakom - houseboat on backwaters

Arrive Alleppy & drive to Kochi

Visit Kochi

Onwards Flight

9 Days Kerala

Destination : Cochin - Munnar - Periyar - Kumarakom - Alleppey - Kovalam - Trivandrum


13 Days Karnataka

Destination : Mumbai - Bangalore - Mysore - Hassan - Shravanabelagola - Belur - Halebidu - Hampi - Badami - Pattadakal - Aihole - Vijayapura - Kalaburagi - Hyderabad - Bidar


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