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TASTE OF SOUTH INDIA (13 NIGHTS / 14 DAYS )

(Bangalore – Mysore – Ooty – Madurai – Rameswaram - Kanyakumari – Trivandrum – Chennai – Thirupathy – Kanchipuram – Mahabalipuram – Chennai )
Kerakla Day 01: Arrive Bangalore
Arrive Bangalore International airport. On arrival meet and transfer to city hotel. Day at leisure. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 02: Bangalore
Morning breakfast at the hotel. Bangalore sightseeing . You will see Vidhan Soudha – It houses the State’s Legislature and Secretariat, Nandi Temple - One of Oldest temple, popularly known as the Bull temple, etc. Overnight at hotel.
 
Kerakla Day 03: Bangalore – Mysore
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to Mysore ( 140 kms/ 3 hrs) . Enroute visiting Srirangapatnam - capital of warrior – King Hyder Ali & his son Tipu Sultan, has magnificent monuments that are well worth a visit. Check in at the hotel. Visit Mysore Palace : Once the residence of the Woodeyars, Built in 1912 in the Indo – Saracenic style, this palace exudes a grandeur that is unmatched. Visit Shri Jayachamarajendra Art Gallery – Housed in the Jagmohan Palace, this gallery has a collection of exquisite paintings dating back to 1875. St. Philomena’s Church – Built in the Gothic style, one of the largest churches of the country. Chamundi Hills – Right on the top of the hill is the temple of Goddess Chamundeshwari-family deity Mysore royal family, Brindavan Gardens – Witness the exuberant beauty of Brindavan Gardens. Spend your night at hotel & be relaxed.
 
Kerakla Day 04 : Mysore - Ooty
In the morning, go to refresh yourself at a place you will love to visit. You are going to Ooty. Arrive and check into hotel. P.M. free to explore the beautiful & ravishing beauty of Ooty including Botanical Gardens, Lake, horse ride etc. Overnight at hotel.

Ooty - Coonor - Ooty
Breakfast at the hotel. Full day sightseeing of Ooty including Doddabetta, Dophin’s nose. Proceed to Conoor and visit Sims Park and surroundings. Take a toy train ride to Ooty which is unforgettable experience. Return to hotel. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
 
Thekkady Day 06: Ooty – Madurai
After early breakfast transfer from Ooty to Madurai ( 299kms / 6 hrs aprox). On arrival check in at the hotel. Evening visit Meenakshi Temple, probably the biggest in India. It is believed that there are 33 million sculptures in this temple. In the evening witness the night temple ceremony. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
 
Kumrakom Day 07: Madurai – Rameswaram – Madurai
Breakfast at the hotel. Proceed for a day visit to Rameswaram ( 156 km/ 3 hrs ) . Rameswaram is as ancient as Ramayana. This place was noted in Ramayana. Devotees hailed Rameswaram as the Varanasi of the south. This island people Trust Sea for their living. It is treated as a holy place, devotees bathe in the sea and bathing gate is popular there. Rameswaram is known for its long corridors and towers and 36 theerthams. Veranda is 197metres long south to north. The temple is facing the east. The sea is just 100metres away from the entrance of the temple. Sea is very calm, that water is considered scared.
After visit Rameswaram temple return to Madurai . Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
 
Kumrakom Day 08: Madurai – Kanyakumari
Morning after breakfast transfer to Kanyakumari ( 249 kms / 5 hrs ) . On arrival check in at the hotel. Kanyakumari (also spelt as Kanniyakumari) district is bounded by Tirunelveli district in the north and northeast, by Kerala state in the northwest and confluence of Arabian Sea and Indian Ocean in the west and south. The coastline is almost regular except for some points of land projecting into the sea at Cape Comorin. Evening witness sun set . Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
 
Kumrakom Day 08: Kanyakumari
Early morning enjoy sun rise. After breakfast visit of Kanyakumari. Visit famous Swamy Vivekananda Rock Memorial, Temple of Goddess Bhagavathi, Kanyakumari Beach etc. Afternoon at leisure. Enjoy sunset. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 09: Kanyakumari - Trivandrum - Chennai
After breakfast checkout and proceed to Trivandrum airport (80 kms / 2 hrs). Enroute visit Kovalam beach ( if time permits). Departure from Trivandrum airport for Chennai. On arrival in Chennai, meet and transfer to hotel. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
 
Kumrakom Day 11: Chennai – Thirupathi
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer from Chennai to Thirupathy (155kms / 3 hrs ). On arrival check in at the hotel. Visit Thirupathy temple in the evening or next day early morning. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 12: Thirupathi - Chennai
Morning breakfast at the hotel . Departure from Thirupathy to Chennai. On arrival check in at the hotel. Evening visit Chennai Marina Beach etc. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
 
Kumrakom Day 13: Chennai – Kanchipuram - Mahabalipuram - Chennai
After breakfast proceed for a day excursion and visit Kanchipuram as well as Mahabalipuram. Kanchipuram is a temple city, one of the most sacred Hindu pilgrimage sites in India. It is situated about 70 kms from Chennai in the south Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Famous for its temples and hand-woven silk sarees, it is a popular tourist destination.
The temple town of Mahabalipuram is famous for its various temples and other attractive features. This 7th century city of the Pallavas is considered pioneer in the Dravidian architectural style. The city was earlier called Mallapuram and was a famous trading port of Pallavas. During your Mahabalipuram tour, you will come across many interesting tourism spots. Return to hotel in the evening. Dinner and overnight at hotel.
Day 14: Chennai – Departure
After breakfast transfer to airport for flight to onward destination.
 
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