South India is one among the most visited pilgrimage destinations. Explore these temples with our South India Temple Tour Package.
India is a vast country, where large number of people keep faith in different religion. If we talk about South India where we can see many Hindu God’s Temples from ancient time. South India Temple Tour is collections of many ancient Temples in different part of Tamilnadu and Kerala state. Temples were built in great architectural style ,famous for spiritual and divine powers. South India Temples attract visitor around the globe, devotees visit and perform their rituals.
Indian Travel Waves representative welcome you on arrive lounge in Chennai, on arrival transfer to the hotel, after freshen up proceed to the local sightseeing of Chennai. The gateway of South India and rich in its culture. Visit Kapaleeswarar temple, Santhome Church, Fort Museum and National Art Gallery. Overnight stay at the hotel.
In the morning after breakfast drive to Mahabalipuram, Enroute visit Kanchipuram, one of the sacred 7 cities of India and popularly known as the city of 1000 temples. Visit Kailasanatha Temple, Vaikunda Perumal Temple, Varadarajar Temple and Ekambareeswarar Temple. One can also take a visit of Decent of the Ganges. Later drive to Mahabalipuram, the only surviving shore temple of India. Later drive to Mahabalipuram, on arrival transfer to the hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel.
After a healthy breakfast proceed to the sightseeing of Mahabalipuram. Mahabalipuram is one of the oldest divine center of South India. Here one can visit temples and caves get piece of mind.
Places to visit in Mahabalipuram
Arjuna’s Penance – the largest open-air bas-relief, Pancha Rathas and Shore Temple structured temples, man-made caves Krishna’s butterball and chariots. Group of Monuments- a World Heritage sites of temple complex of 7th–8th centuries.
Overnight stay at the hotel.
Post breakfast, drive to Pondicherry, on arrival transfer to the hotel, after freshen up proceed to the sightseeing of Pondicherry.
Places to visit in Pondicherry
Auroville and the beach that runs along with the city. Evening relax at the beach, which runs along with the city. Pondicherry is the seat of Yoga. Other places to visit in Pondicherry Paradise beach, Basilica of sacred heart of Jesus, Sri Manakula Vinayagar Temple, Seaside promenade. Once can see French war Memorial and enjoy a Rickshaw ride in French colony of Pondicherry.
Overnight stay at the hotel.
In the morning check out from Pondicherry drive for Tanjore. On the way visit of Kumbakonam, a sacred town and is known for its four large temples. Temples are dedicated to Sarangapani, Kumbeswarar, Brahma and Nageswarar and Swamimalai – the shrine of Lord Subramanya on a hillock. One can pray or join aarti ceremony in evening . Evening drive towards Tajnore. Stay overnight at Tanjore Hotel.
Morning breakfast at the hotel, visit some famous temples of Tanjore: Brihadeeswarar temple, Art Gallery and Palace. Saraswathy Mahal Library, Thanjavur Maratha Palace and Thanjavur Palace. Evening visit Sukkiran temple and plan for any temple where you can join Aarti ceremony. Stay overnight at Tanjore Hotel.
Have a healthy breakfast then proceed to Trichy. On arrival transfer to the hotel, after freshen up proceed to the Visit the Srirangam temple and Rock fort temple. Trichy was the citadel of the Chola dynasty in the medieval period. In the 18th century, it witnessed the Carnatic wars fought between the French and the English. Lord Robert Clive’s house is still there to see and so is the Danish Church. The Rock-Fort is the landmark of Trichy. A climb of 434 steps leads to the ancient temple of Ganapati on top and a further climb to a Shiva temple. Overnight stay at the hotel
After breakfast drive to Madurai, on arrival transfer to the hotel, after freshen up proceed to the sightseeing of Madurai.
Places to visit in Madurai: Mariamman Teppakulam, Meenakshi Temple and Nayak Palace. Thirumalai Nayakkar Mahal – a ornate Palace where you can see great architecture. Gandhi Memorial Museum– a galley and collections of Mahatma Gandhi. Koodal Azhgar Temple: this temple belongs to Hindu God – Vishnu.
In the evening witness night ceremony at Meenakshi Temple. Overnight at Madurai.
Drive to Rameshwaram after the breakfast, on arrival transfer to the hotel, after freshen up proceed to the sightseeing of Rameshwaram.It is considered that a Hindu should visit this place at least once in his lifetime. It is believed that a dip in the holy well will remove all your karmas. Arulmigu Ramanathaswamy temple – it is ancient Temple belongs to Lord Shiva. It is one of the 12th Jyotirlinga of Lord Shiva. Here is one of the grandest in the country with magnificent corridors and massive sculptured lining it. Agnitirtham– one of the most scared place of Hinduism. Overnight stay at the hotel.
After breakfast drive to Kanyakumari, on arrival transfer to the hotel, after freshen up proceed to the sightseeing of Kanyakumari. Kanyakumari, India’s lands end is where the three seas – Arabian Sea Indian Ocean and the Bay of Bengal meet. That is why the confluence is called Thriveni Sangamam. The beach itself is a beautiful sight. with multi-colored sands and spectacular sunrises and sunsets as the sky and horizon break into a riot of color. Visit Vivekananda Rock Memorial, Gandhi Mandapam and Temple. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Post breakfast, drive to Trivandrum, on arrival transfer to the hotel. After freshen up proceed to the sightseeing of Trivandrum and visit some famous places : Sree Padmanabhaswamy Temple – dedicated to Lord Vishnu Temple. Napier Museum– collections of Archaeological and historical artifacts and great art. Shankhumugam Beach-enjoy some time at beach of Trivandrum. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Your South India Temple Tour comes to an end. In the morning after breakfast transfer to the airport for your flight to onward journeys
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