South India Temple Tour

Destination Coverds :- Madras - Mahabalipuram - Kanchipuram - Tanjore - Trichy - Madurai - Periyar - Cochin - Ooty - Madumalai - Mysore - Hassan - Hospet - Badami - Baijapur - Belgaun - Goa - Bombay.
Duration :- 20 Nights / 21 Days

Day 01: Madras - Mahabalipuram

shore temple
Shore temple - Mahabalipuram

Arrive Madras and drive to Mahabalipuram On arrival check-in at beach resort for overnight stay. Afternoon visit the famous sea shore temple. Overnight at Hotel.

Day 02: Mahabalipuram - Kanchipuram

Morning breakfast at the hotel and excursion to Kanchipuram. Famous for ancient temples and silk works Kanchipuram is also known as "Land of Thousand Temples".
Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 03: Mahabalipuram - Tanjore

After breakfast drive to Tanjore. famous for temples and culture.
Overnight stay at beach resort.

Day 04: Tanjore - Trichy - Madurai

After breakfast drive to Madurai visiting enroute Tiruchirapalli visit Srirangam Temple and the Rock-Fort. On arrival in Madurai check in at Hotel. Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 05: Madurai

Meenakshi Temple
Meenakshi Temple - Madurai

Morning after breakfast proceed for half day city tour visit famous Meenakshi Temple and other temples. Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 06: Madurai - Periyar

Morning after the breakfast drive to Periyar. Periyar is a wildlife sanctuary with beautiful lake. It is situated in lush green forest. On arrival transfer to hotel for Overnight stay.

Day 07: Periyar - Cochin

Morning breakfast at the hotel and drive to Cochin. Enroute enjoy backwater curise between Kottayam to Alleppy (one of the finest backwater crusie). On arrival check-in at hotel for Overnight stay.

Day 08: Cochin

Cochin is one of the biggest harbours of India. Full day free for independent activities. Interesting places to visit and see includes, Jewish Synagogue, Dutch Palace and Chinese fishing nets. Overnight at hotel.

Day 09: Cochin - Ooty

After breakfast drive to Ooty - One of the most popular hill resort of India. .On arrival check-in at hotel. Afternoon free to relax and unwind. Overnight at hotel.

Day 10: Ooty

Day free at leisure. Interesting activities includes boat ride on Lake Ooty and visit to Botanical gardens. Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 11: Ooty - Madumalai - Mysore

After breakfast drive to Mysore visiting Madumalai Wildlife Sanctuary enroute. On arrival transfer to Hotel for overnight stay.

Day 12: Mysore

Nandi Bull Temple
Nandi Bull Temple - Mysore

Morning breakfast at the hotel. Full day free to enjoy, car will be at your disposal. You can visit Lalita Mahal Palace, Nandi Bull Temple and Brindaban Gardens. Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 13: Mysore - Hassan

Morning breakfast at the hotel and drive to Hasan - a convenient base for visits to Belur (38 km) and Halebid (27 Km). On arrival check-in at hotel. Afternoon visit the ancient temples Belur and Halebid. Once the capital of Hoysala Kings, Belur is noted for its superb Chennakeshava Temple, a perfect example of Hoysala style of architecture. Not far from Belur is Halebid, another capital of Hoysala Kings. Its beautiful temples remain a evidence of the artistic genius of Hoysala Sculptors and the aesthetic inclination of their kings. Overnight at hotel.

Day 14: Hasan - Hospet

Morning drive to Hospet and on arrival check-in at hotel Malligi Tourist Home. Hospet is a convenient base for visiting Hampi - the magnificent ruined city that was once the capital of the powerful Vijayanagar Kings. Among it's splendid monuments are the Vittala Temple with its fine sculptures, musical pillars and the famous stone chariots. Overnight at hotel.

Day 15: Hospet - Badami

Morning drive to Badami. The Chalukyan capital from 543 - 757 A.D., Badami, has several magnificent rock-cut and early sculptural temples. Other nearby interesting places includes Aihole and Pattadakal. Aihole is a pretty village on the banks of the Malaprabha. There are about 125 temples scattered around the village. Pattadakal, the second capital of Chalukyas is also the place where all coronations take place and still have a number of beautiful temples. Overnight at hotel.

Day 16: Badami - Bijapur

Gol Gumbaz
Gol Gumbaz - Bijapur

Morning drive to Bijapur and on arrival check-in at hotel. Once the capital of Adil Shah dynasty, Bijapur has many important monuments. These includes Gol Gumbaz - The world's second largest dome (unsupported by pillars); Jama Masjid - One of the finest in Deccan with a large shallow, onion shaped dome and arcaded court; Ibrahim Rauza - The palatial 17th century tomb. Overnight at hotel.

Day 17: Bijapur - Belgaum

Morning drive to Belgaum and on arrival check-in at hotel. Overnight at hotel.

Day 18: Belgam - Goa

Morning drive to Goa and on arrival check-in at hotel. Evening free to relax and unwind. Overnight at hotel.

Day 19: Goa

Breakfast at the hotel and half day city tour. Rest of the day free. Overnight at hotel.

Day 20: Goa

Breakfast at the hotel. Full day at leisure. Enjoy on the beach. Overnight at hotel.

Day 21: Goa - Bombay

Transfer to airport to board flight for Bombay & back to home.

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