Temple tour of Madurai Rameshwaram and leisure stay at Kodaikanal are the highlights of this tour. The tour covers Madurai one of the most famous pilgrimage centers in India. The best thing about Madurai is its Meenakshi Amman Temple, which not only becomes a holy experience for visitors, but also proves itself to be an architectural marvel with its thousands of statues and carvings. The city of Madurai has a lot to offer to tourists, as it is evident by its nickname ‘Thoonga Nagaram’, which means ‘the city that never sleeps’. The Madurai experience is followed up by a grand entry to ‘God’s Own Country’, the State of Kerala, via Kovalam, its most famous beach destination.
The major highlights of this tour are temple tour of Madurai and Rameshwaram and the leisurely stay at Kodaikanal. The itinerary commences from Madurai, continues from Madurai to Kodaikanal, from Kodaikanal to Rameshwaram, Rameshwaram to Kanyakumari, and finally from Kanyakumari to Trivandrum.
With our collection of Rameshwaram tour packages, embark on a journey of a lifetime to visit some of the most remarkable and prominent temples in Tamil Nadu. Rameshwaram is one of the foremost religious cities in Tamil Nadu also known as Varanasi of the South.
Located on eastern side of the island in the Gulf of Mannar, Rameshwaram is an important pilgrimage center for both Vaishnavaites and Shaivites as it was at Rameshwaram where Lord Rama performed thanksgiving rituals to Lord Shiva after his triumph over the demon king Ravana in the battle at Sri Lanka.
With our Rameshwaram holiday packages, explore the Ramanathaswamy Temple famous for its 1200 massive granite columns and a fine example of Dravidian architecture along with grand Dravidian and Great Living Chola Temples of Tamil Nadu which are inscribed by UNESCO as World Heritage Sites.
CHENNAI - TIRUPATI - TIRUMALA - KANCHIPURAM - MADURAI - KANYAKUMARI - RAMESHWARAM - PONDICHERRY - MAHABALIPURAM - CHENNAI
6 Nights & 7 Days
DAY 01: CHENNAI - TIRUPATI - TIRUMALA (135 KM/3-4 HR)
Morning arrival at Chennai Airport & meet our representative and proceed to Tirupati. On arrival check-into hotel after refreshment, proceed for Tirumala darshan. After darshan visit Akasa Ganga, Papavinasam, Silathoranam, Japali Theertham, Padmavati and Govindraju temple. In the evening return back to hotel & Overnight stay.
DAY 02: TIRUPATI - KANCHIPURAM (135 KM/3-4 HR)
Morning after breakfast, check out from the hotel and proceed for sightseeing of Kanchipuram. On arrival check-into hotel visit famous temples Kamakshi Amman Temple , Varadharaja Perumal Temple , Devarajaswami Temple , Ekambaranatha Temple , Vaikunda Perumal Temple , Nathapettai Lake.Later back to hotel & overnight stay at hotel.
DAY 3: KANCHIPURAM - MADURAI (400 KM/6-7 HR)
Arrival at Madurai Railway Station & Meet our representative and transfer to hotel. Check in in hotel. After refreshment, proceed for a sightseeing trip of Madurai – visit the famous MEENAKSHI Temple, THIRUMALAI NAYKAR Palace, THIRUPPARANKUNDRAM Temple, ALAGAR Koil and GANDHI Museum. Overnight stay at hotel in Madurai.
DAY 04: MADURAI – KANYAKUMARI (250 KMS/4 HR)
Checkout and proceed to Kanyakumari in morning. The Arabian Sea, the Indian Ocean and the Bay of Bengal merge at Kanyakumari. It is an important pilgrimage center for Hindus. Upon arrival in Kanyakumari, check-in at the hotel. A comfortable overnight stay at the hotel.
DAY 04: KANYAKUMARI – RAMESHWARAM (300 KMS/6 HR)
After breakfast check out from Hotel and drive to Rameshwaram, on arrival check into hotel. Afternoon proceed for sightseeing of Rameshwaram – visit Ramanathaswamy Temple, Agnitheertham, Ramjharoka Temple, Dhanushkodi and Adam’s Bridge. Overnight stay at the hotel in Rameshwaram.
DAY 05: RAMESHWARAM - PONDICHERRY (440 KMS – 07 HRS)
Today Morning after breakfast checkout from the hotel & proceed to Pondicherry and on the way Annai Indhira Gandhi Pamban Bridge and Pamban rail Scissors Bridge after visit drive to Pondicherry, reach at Pondicherry check- into hotel and rest. – Night Stay at Pondicherry.
DAY 06:- PONDICHERRY SIGHTSEEING
Today after Breakfast Pondicherry Sightseeing Visit to Manakula Vinayagar temple, Auroville Matrimandir, Aurobindo Ashramam, Chunnambur Backwater,Paradise Beach and Promonade Beach after visit back to hotel. – Night Stay at Pondicherry.
DAY 07:- PONDICHERRY – MAHABALIPURAM - CHENNAI (160 KM – 4 HR)
Today Morning after breakfast checkout from the hotel & proceed to Chennai.En Route visit Mahabalipuram Sightseeing Visit to Seashore temple, Seashore Beach, Arjunar Penance,Pancha rathas and Butter ball after visit Proceed to drive Pondicherry, Arrival on Pondicherry check in to hotel and Leisure. -Night Stay at Pondicherry.
· Meeting and assistance on arrival.
· Flight Tickets (Delhi – Chennai & Tirvendrumpurum – Delhi ).
· Aaccommodations in Semi Deluxe room at hotel.
· Daily fixed Menu breakfast & dinner.
· Air-conditioned Vehicle for sightseeing and excursions.
· Driver Bata, Toll tax and parking.
· AC will not work in hill area.
· Special Darshan with Laddu at Temple.
· Air fare / train fare.
· Coolie / porter charges.
· Camera charges.
· Donations at temples.
· Extended stay or travelling due to any reason.
· Any meals other then those specified in Tour Cost Includes.
· Expenses of personal nature such as tips, telephone calls, laundry, liquor etc.
· Any other item not specified in ‘Tour cost includes.
· Guide & Entrance fees during sightseeing.