The Southern Splendour Tour

The Southern Splendour Tour


Southern India's history, diverse culture, green landscapes and beautiful coastal area gives you a rich experience. This Tours start with Chennai, formerly know as Madras, the famous British East India Company has started their business, later cover the majestic temples of Tamil Nadu, also visit the gods own country (Kerala)through hills and tea plantations.



   

Day 01 - Arrive Chennai

Met on arrival at Chennai airport and transferred to the hotel.

Overnight in Chennai

 

Day 02 - In Chennai

Half day sightseeing tour of Chennai.

Overnight in Chennai

 

Day 03 - Drive Chennai to Pondicherry (150 kms/ approx. 3½ hrs)

Drive to Pondicherry, enroute visit to Mahabalipuram and Kanchipuram.

Upon arrival check in at the hotel. Overnight in Pondicherry.

Overnight in Pondicherry.

 

Day 04 - In Pondicherry

Morning half day sightseeing tour of Amritsar including visit to Golden Temple.

Evening visit Wagah Border to see the beating the retreat ceremony

Overnight in Amritsar.

 

Day 05 - Drive Pondicherry to Trichy (250 kms/ approx. 5 hrs)

Drive to Trichy. Upon arrival check in at the hotel.

Overnight in Trichy

 

Day 06 - In Trichy

Half day sightseeing tour of Trichy.

Overnight in Trichy

 

Day 07 - Drive Trichy to Madurai (150 kms/ approx. 3 hrs)

Drive to Madurai. Upon arrival check in at the hotel.

Overnight in Madurai.

 

Day 08 - In Madurai

Full day sightseeing tour of Madurai including visit to Meenakshi Temple.

Overnight in Madurai.

 

Day 09 - Drive Madurai to Periyar (150 kms/ approx. 4 hrs)

Drive to Periyar. Upon arrival check in at the hotel.

Overnight in Periyar.

 

Day 10 - In Periyar

Morning boat ride on lake Periyar. Evening visit to spice plantation.

Overnight in Periyar.
 

Day 11 - Drive Periyar to Alleppey (140 kms/ approx. 4 hrs)

Drive to Alleppey . Upon arrival transfer to Jetty to board houseboat for an overnight stay.

Overnight onboard Houseboat.

 

Day 12 - Drive Alleppey to Cochin (70 kms/ approx. 1½ hr)

Disembark houseboat and drive to Cochin. Upon arrival check in at the hotel.

Overnight in Cochin

 

Day 13 - In Cochin

Morning half day sightseeing tour of Cochin. Evening Kathakali Dance Show.

Overnight in Cochin

 

Day 14 - Depart Cochin

Transfer to Cochin airport in time to board your flight for home or continue your onwards journey with us.