Tamil Nadu- Simply SereneThis beautiful Southern State is widely known for its incredible temples, serene beaches, hill stations and exotic wildlife. So book a tour now with CareHoliday’s and experience this amazing nature's land of serenity. Tour with CareHoliday’s is all about comfort required, hospitality much appreciated, pro-active tour leaders, delicious cuisine and value for guest's money. You will have to experience it, to believe it!
Upon Arrival at Chennai Airport/Railway station you will be received by our representative and transferred to the hotel on arrival. Relax for a while and proceed for the afternoon sightseeing in Chennai which includes Besant Nagar Beach, Marina Beach, Kapaleeshwar Temple, and Ramakrishna Temple. Overnight stay at the Chennai hotel
Mahabalipuram via Kanchipuram
After breakfast visit Mahabalipuram, a beach town home to 7th - 9th century monuments of Pallava kingdom which are now a designated UNESCO world heritage site. The World Heritage Monuments of Mahabalipuram are all within a radius of 2 kms. You see the Shore Temple, Pancha Ratha, Varaha Cave Temple, Tiger Cave, Krishna Mandapam, Balancing rock and Arjuna's Penance. Overnight in Mahabalipuram.
Today morning after breakfast visit Mattupetty dam which has an artificial lake built by a small hydroelectric project. Echo Point is known for the natural echo affect it produces. Tea Museum (Closed on Mondays) explains about the processing of tea and history of Munnar and Eravikulam National Park is known as the natural habitat of endangered Nilgiri Tahr. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Mahabalipuram – Pondicherry (106 Kms. 2 ½ Hrs.)
After breakfast checkout from the hotel and transfer to Pondicherry. Check-in to the hotel on arrival. Pondicherry is a blend of spiritual aura, French colonial heritage, Tamil culture, virgin beaches and the cosmopolitan flair of many nationalities in a small but varied city. Relax for a while and proceed for the Pondicherry sightseeing which includes the Pondicherry Beach, Sri Aurobindo Ashram, Boat House, Auroville Museum. Overnight stay at the Pondicherry hotel.
After breakfast proceed for the remaining sightseeing in Pondicherry which includes, Arrikamedu, Arrikamedu, JN Street, Ayee Mandapam, Bharathi Park, Memorial House. Overnight stay in Pondicherry hotel.
Pondicherry to Tanjore (175 kms - 4 hrs)
Morning after breakfast Proceed to Thanjavur via Chidambaram (60 kms/1.5 hrs). Chidambaram is home to Nataraja Temple (17th century temple renowned for its architectural and religious significance) and a major pilgrim centre. Evening visit Brihadeeswarar Temple at Thanjavur, a Chola Period (9th - 13th century) Temple and a UNESCO World heritage site. Overnight in Tanjore.
Tanjore to Madurai (190kms/5hrs)
Morning after breakfast proceed to Madurai. Visit the Meenakshi Temple complex at Madurai. Gandhi Museum and experiential travelled have option for foodies walk
After breakfast, check out from hotel and proceed to Madurai Airport/Railway Station on time to catch your flight/train for the onward journey.