This tour will take you the major higlights of Chennai as well as Cochin. You will visit the famous temples in Chennai and also visit the Saree city Kancheepuram.See the famous Kathakali dance in Cochin and enjoy the Beach in Kovalam.
Arrive Chennai – A warm welcome awaits you at Chennai airport by our representative and you are transferred to Mahabalipuram (1 hour drive)Chennai : Land of full of history , tradition , culture and heritage. Popularly known as the Gateway To The South it was the oldest settlement of the British . For the visitor Tamilnadu offers,golden beaches of the coromandel coast.Overnight in Chennai.
After breakfast tour of Mahabalipuram and Kanchipuram.Mahabalipuram : This place declared as the WORLD HERITAGE SITE famous for the five monoliths , called the Pancha Pandava Rathas.Nine cave temples scooped out of huge rocks narrates tales of Indian myth .Kancheepuram : Known as the city of a thousand temples , this is one of the seven sacred cities of India.Once a seat of learning , Kanchipuram is also known for its hand woven silk fabrics, woven by thousands of families of weavers settled in and around the town.Overnight at hotel.
Drive to Chennai Railway station early around 0500 hrs and board Shatabdi Express train for Mysore. Arrive Mysore 1330 hrs and transfer tohHotel late afternoon Visit Somnathpur.Somnathpur : Famous for THE KESHAVA TEMPLE standing at the edge of this tranquil village. The walls of this star shaped temple are covered with superb stone sculptures depicting various scenes from hindu epics.overnight at hotel..
After breakfast tour of Mysore city and Srirangapattanam.Mysore known as Sandalwood City! The aromas of sandalwood, jasmine, rose, musk, frangipani and a hundred others. The Mysore Palace - This was once the residence of the Wodeyars. Build in 1912 this Indo-Saracenic building has among other things- a carved silver door, a solid gold throne and a gallery of exquisite paintings.Srirangapatnam is a island fortress, inside this mosque with its twin minarets, the celebrated Ranganatha Swamy Temple, Tipu’s Summer Palace, overnight at hotel.
Drive to Mudumalai Meet by our representative and transfer to Forest Guest House. Jeep ride in the Night.Mudumalai - This famous wild life Sanctuary is situated at the tri-junction of the three southern states of Tamilnadu, Kerala and Karnataka at an elevation of 1000 meters and extending over an area 321 Sq. Km. overnight.
After breakfast Elephant Safari in the Park. Afternoon Jeep Safari.Overnight at Madumali
After breakfast drive to Ooty known as The “Queen of hill stations” is the capital of Nilgris district. Nilgiris means “Blue Mountains”. Nilgiri mountains is near the tri-junction of Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Karanataka was founded by the British in the early part of the 19th century to serve as the summer headquarters of the government o Madras. The train journey commences from Kallar, near Mettupalayam and wends its way through many hair raising curves and fearful tunnels and chugs along beside deep ravines full of vegetation, gurgling streams and tea gardens. Overnight at hotel.
After breakfast enjoy Toy train ride to Guruvayur via Conoor.The narrow gauge Mountain Railway in its blue and cream livery is between Ooty to Mettupalayam via Conoor. The journey through tea plantations and lush forests is a beautiful scenery. Guruvayoor - pilgrim centers of Kerala. Its main attraction is the Sree Krishna temple. Only Hindus are allowed inside the temple. overnight in Guruvayur
After breakfast drive to Cochin evening Sunset cruise by boat. Cochin Geographically situated in the middle of Kerala, originally built by the Portuguese, has a natural harbour with lagoons and canals and fishing hamlets. One of the three biggest ports on the West Coast in India, is also an industrially developed area. The coir industry is of special importance.Overnight at Hotel.
After breakfast City tour.evening Katakali Dance..Visit Fort Kochi & Mattancherry,Santa Cruz Basilica,Princess Street,St Francis Church,Dutch Cemetry,The Jewish synagogue and The Dutch Palace.Evening Kathakali Dance.Kerala's traditional dance-drama. Dancers in their fantastic costumes, faces red, green and black, and enormous skirts - enact ancient legends. overnight at hotel..
After breakfast drive to Allepey for houseboat to KOvalam.House Boats carry furnished bedrooms, modern toilets, cozy living rooms, a kitchen and even a balcony for angling..Overnight in Houseboat.
After breakfast on board disembark Houseboat and drive to.Kovalam Kerala’s most famous tourist attractions and according to enthusiastic claimants , India’s most famous beach .Three crescent-shaped beaches separated by rocky headlands are Kovalams main hotspots.Overnight in Kovalam
After breakfast free in Kovalam (you can take optional visit of Trivandrum Sightseeing or Padmanabhapuram Palace Tour or Kanyakumari Visit) Overnight in Kovalam.
After breakfast free in Kovalam Overnight in Kovalam.
After breakfast free till transfer to Trivandrum airport to fly onward destination.