Arrival at CHENNAI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT and get greeted by the tour representative and transfer to Tirupathy
On arrival check in at Hotel and after fresh up visit Balaji Temple and Padmavathi Amman Temple.
Over night stay at Thirupathy
After breakfast proceed to Chennai, On arrival check in at hotel and after fresh up visit Kapaleeswarar Temple, Parthasarathy Temple, Santhome Church, Marina Beach, National Museum and Art Gallery with Pallava, Pandava and Chola time archaeology, art especially with bronze statues and stones.
Over night stay at Chennai
After breakfast the cab will drop you at Chennai Airport to boarding Madurai. On arrival at Madurai Airport the cab will pick you and proceed to Kodaikanal. (Madurai – Kodaikanal 130 Kms/3.30 hrs drive)
KODAIKANAL, it is one of the most popular Hill Station in India. The charming hill station stands amidst sylvan beauty on the southern crest of the upper Palani Hills near Madurai in Tamil Nadu. With its rocks, woods, lovely lake and bracing air, Kodaikanal is an ideal hill resort for the tourists. The hill station situated at an altitude of about 2133 – m high.
On arrival check in at Hotel and after fresh up visit Kodai Lake, Coaker’s walk, The Pillar Rock and Bear Shola Falls, suicide Point, Pain Tree Forest ect..
Over night stay at Kodaikanal
After breakfast proceed to MADURAI. The temple town of Madurai is one of the most ancient heritages sites of India. On arrival Check in at Hotel and after fresh up Visit Madurai Meenakshi Temple: It is one of the enormous temple complexes is dedicated to Shiva, known here as Sundareshwara and his consort Goddess Parvati or Meenakshi. The both shrines are covered with heavy gold plates. You can see 1000 pillars hall built in 16th Century by Nayakas by pure granite stones. Thirumalai Nayak Palace: This Palace was built in 1636 by King Thirumalai Nayak with the help of an Italian Architect. The building we see today was the main Palace where the King lived. The original Palace Complex was four times bigger than the present structure. This palace consisted mainly of two parts, namely Swargavilasa and Rangavilasa. Gandhi Museum : This is the great historic museum and tourist attractions in Madurai. It is one of the rare living memorial and work of The Father of India `Mahatma Gandhi’. The museum contains paintings, sculptures, Gandhian quotations, articles of village industries and Khadi crafts that were used him. Meriamman Teppakulam: This is a huge temple tank about 5 Kms east of the Meenakshi Temple. The Mandapam in the centre has an idol of Vigneshwara (Vinayaka). This tank was said to have been dug by Tirumala Nayaka. It is the biggest tank of its kind in Tamilnadu and one of the most imposing sights of Madurai.
Over Night stay at MADURAI
After early breakfast drive to Rameshwaram, one of the most sacred town of India, it is well known for its temple corridor, an island situated in the gulf of manner at the very tip of the Indian peninsula. Rameshwaram is the place from where Lord Rama, built a bridge across the sea to rescue his consort Sita, from her abductor Ravana.
On arrival check in at hotel and after fresh up, visit the Ramanatha Swamy Temple, the masterpiece of Dravidian architecture boasts of the largest temple corridor in India was built in 17th century.
Over Night stay at Rameshwaram
After breakfast proceed to Kanyakumari, it is famous pilgrim centre situated at southernmost tip of the Peninsular India, the confluence of three seas Arabian Sea, The Indian Ocean and the Bay of Bengal, it is a beautiful blend of sun, sea and sand and breathing divinity into the air, water and fire. It is the only place in India where one can enjoy the unique experience of watching the sunset and moonrise simultaneously on a full moon evening.
On arrival check in at hotel and after fresh up, visit Kumari Amman Temple, the colossal 133-foot tall Tiruvalluvar Statue, Gandhi Memorial, Beach, Swami Vivekananda Rock Memorial and watch sunset in Kanyakumari and back to Kovalam.
Over night stay at Kanyakumari
After breakfast proceeding to Kovalam, on the way visit Sucheendram Temple, an ancient perfect model of South Indian Temple architecture dedicated to the blended form of Brahma, Vishu and Shiva. Then visit Padmanabhapuram Palace, this ancient royal palace of the Travancore Dynasty is situated at Thuckalai. It is a well preserved wooden palace, a glorious testimony to the traditional Kerala School of Architecture (Closed on Monday).
KOVALAM, it is the internationally renowned beach has been favorite haunt of tourists since 1930's. Kovalam consists of three adjacent crescent beaches. The southernmost, known as the -Light House beach- is the most popular.
On arrival check in at beach side hotel and rest of the times leisure
Over night stay at Kovalam
After early breakfast proceed to ALLEPPEY: (The Venice of the East) is a district of immense natural beauty, caressed by the Arabian Sea in the west and a vast network of Lakes, Lagoons and freshwater rivers criss-crossing the backwater county.
On arrival check-in at Houseboat cruise Alleppey round (a luxury boat made in ethnic Kerala style having well appointed sitting room, bedrooms, toilet and kitchen) enjoy the tranquil beauty of the inland waters and the countryside for one day.
Houseboat Cruise at ALLEPPEY through narrow canals ~ Pathiramanal Island ~ Virgin village ~ paddy fields ~ historical places ~ Temples ~ Churches ~ Snake boat ~ Coconut beer shop (Toddy shop) ~ Kuttanad Village etc. Enjoy spectacular lush green paddy fields, where you may enjoy an unique nature, life style of village people and their activities like Coir roping, Toddy tapping etc.
Meals served will be of typical Kerala cuisine. Welcome Drink : Tender Coconut, Lunch: Boiled/Basmati Rice, vegetables, fish fry/curry, salads, Pappad. Evening: Tea / coffee with snacks & Banana Fry. Candle Light Dinner: Rice/Chapathy, Dal Curry, Vegetable Curries and Chicken Curry. Breakfast: Bread with butter, jam & eggs or Kerala style Breakfast (Iddly/Dosa). All meals will be provided in the House Boat. Any changes required will have to be intimated in advance. Pure Vegetarian dishes, Dishes with Less Spicy for European Guest, North Indian Recipes etc. are also known to our Chef.
Guest can also buy fresh Prawn, Crab or any fresh fish during their cruise from fishermen (fresh catch) and our Chef will prepare if for the guest according to there taste without any additional charge.
Overnight stay at Houseboat
After breakfast drive to Cochin, on arrival check in at hotel and after fresh up visit – Jewish Synagogue (Built in 1568 AD. Closed on Saturdays & Jewish Holidays). Dutch Palace (Built in 1557 AD Closed on Friday & National Holidays). ST. Francis Church (Built by Portuguese in 1503 AD) Santa Cruz Cathedral, Maritime Museum- INS DRONACHARYA FORT KOCHI (Monday Holiday), Chinese Fishing Nets (The Chinese Fishing Nets that, line the sea-front and exhibit a method of catching fish, introduced by Chinese traders), Willingdon Island, Chottanikkara Temple and The Hill Palace Museum – Thripunithura (closed on Monday) The Palace is the official residence of the erstwhile Kochi Royal Family was built in 1865.
Over night stay at Cochin
After breakfast, departure with lot of memories and thousands of photographs, the cab will drop you at COCHIN INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT