Best of South India

A. T. Seasons And Vacations Travel Pvt. Ltd. New Delhi Best of South India AT Seasons Vacations Travels Pvt Ltd Tour Packages in India

Destinations Covered:
Chennai - Kanchipuram - Mahabalipuram - Pondicherry - Tanjore -
Trichy - Madurai - Periyar - Kumarakom - Alleppey - Cochin

Duration: 13 Days / 12 Nights

Day 1 - Chennai

After arrival at Chennai Airport, our tour representative meets and assists you to the hotel for check-in. Later, visit the National Art Gallery, Museum, Fort St. George, St. Mary's Church, San Thome Cathedral & Marina Beach.

Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 2 - Chennai

Chennai - Kanchipuram (76 kilometres / 2 hours) - Mahabalipuram (66 kilometres / 11.5 hours)

After breakfast, the tourists proceed to Kanchipuram where they visit famous temples and also engage in shopping the popular Kanchipuram sarees. Later, proceed to Mahabalipuram and visit the Shore Temple in the evening.

Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 3 - Pondicherry

Mahabalipuram - Pondicherry (168 kilometres / 4 hours)

After breakfast, proceed to Pondicherry and check-in to the hotel. Post lunch, visit the Aurobindo Ashram, Pondicherry Museum and the sculpture gallery. The rest of the evening is free for the tourists for their own leisure activities.

Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 4 - Pondichery

Pondicherry - Tanjore (177 kilometres / 5 hours)

After breakfast, proceed to Tanjore and check-in to the hotel. Later, visit the Brahadeeswara Temple, Sculpture of Nandi (Bull) & Royal Palace Complex. 

Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 5 - Tanjore

Tanjore - Trichy (58 kilometres / 1.3 hours) 

After breakfast, proceed for a drive to Trichy. Upon arrival, check-in to the hotel, and later visit the Lord Robert Clive's house, Srirangam Temple, Rock-Fort Temple & other temples. 

Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 6 - Trichy

Trichy - Madurai (128 kilometres)

After breakfast, proceed to Madurai and check-in to the hotel. Later, visit the Thirumalai Nayak's Palace, Gandhi Museum and the 1000-pillared Meenakshiamman Temple. Later in the evening, attend a special religious festival in the temple as well.

Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 7 - Madurai

Madurai - Periyar (130 kilometres / 3 hours) 

After breakfast, proceed to Periyar and enjoy a wonderful scenic drive. In the evening, go for an exciting boat ride in Periyar River.

Overnight stay at the hotel in Periyar.

Day 8 - Periyar

Periyar - Kovalam (275 kilometres / 6 hours)

After breakfast, proceed to Kovalam and check-in to the hotel. In the evening, have a wonderful relaxing time at the beach.

Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 9 - Kovalam

After breakfast, the tourists are free to have a reposeful and enjoyable time at the beach. Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 10 - Kovalam

Kovalam - Alleppey (Houseboat)

After breakfast, proceed to Alleppey and check-in to a houseboat for an overnight stay. 

Day 11 - Alleppey

The entire day is free for the tourists to have a wonderful time at the houseboat and to have a tranquil time in the quiet backwaters. Overnight stay at the houseboat.

Day 12 - Cochin

Alleppey - Cochin (65 kilometres / 2 hours)

After breakfast, proceed to Cochin and visit the Jewish Synagogue, St.Francis Church and the Dutch Palace. Later in the evening, enjoy a traditional Kathakali dance performance as well. Overnight stay at a hotel in Cochin.

Day 13 - Cochin

Post breakfast, the tourists head to Cochin International Airport to board the flight for their onward journey.