Temples and Tastes of Tamil Nadu
This journey is dedicated to the Kingdom of Architectural Marvels. Spirituality is the key element here, that resulted in the thousands of Hindu temples formation in Tamil Nadu. Concurrently, all these temples are equally marvellous in Engineering. A special mention to Chettinad , the cuisine of Chettinad is uses a variety of freshly ground spices including cumin, fenugreek, fennel, clove, bay leaf, turmeric and tamarind. The cuisine is well known for the complexity of flavours. Also noteworthy are the heritage mansions of chettinadu which still draw a lot of tourists
per adult from
Hotel pickup available
What's included :
- 2x Breakfast
- Accommodation included: 2 nights
- Air-conditioned vehicle
- Overight stay at a budget hotel with all basic western amenities
- Entry/Admission - Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple
What's excluded :
- local guide and monument entrance fees
Day 1: Trichy to Tanjore
Stop At: Thanjavur, Thanjavur, Thanjavur District, Tamil Nadu
Morning we pickup you from your Trichy hotel/airport ad drive to Tanjore . Those who wish to do something in Trichy first,then we shall take to world famous "Rangnathswamy temple" first before we go to Tanjore. Arrive Tanjore and visit visit Brihadishvara (or Brhadisvara) temple was constructed between c. 995 and 1025 CE using Chola war booty and tribute from Sri Lanka. The temple was dedicated to the Hindu god Shiva. Reaching a height of 63 metres, it is the tallest temple building in India. The entire rectangular complex measures approximately 140 x 75 metres and is surrounded by a wall with regular interior niches. Inside the compound are various secondary shrines and a monumental double gateway entrance (gopuras).
Later drive towards Chettinadu for an overnight stay. Chettinad showcases the rich art and cultural heritage of Tamil Nadu. A Tour to Chettinad will be an extremely enriching experience for the tourist as the place is full with rich cultural heritage, exotic food and remarkable specimens of Dravidian architecture. Chettinad is well known for its mansions, temples and culinary delicacies. Overnight at the hotel in Chettinadu
Duration: 4 hours
No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Overnight in a budget hotel with all basic western amenities
Day 2: Chettinadu to Madurai
Stop At: Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple, Venmani Rd, Sellur, Madurai 625002 India
After breakfast get driven towards Madurai. Arrive and checkin hotel. Meenakshi Amman Temple is one of the temples which are hailed all over the world. This mind-blowing temple demands a second visit and the sculptures are so mesmerizing that they will make our eye balls glued to them. This marvelous piece of art is dedicated to Goddess Meenakshi and God Siva and it is believed to be the place where they tied the knot. The golden lotus tank inside the temple adds feather to the hat of Meenakshi. Another exclusive feature of this temple is the thousand pillar hall and the musical pillars. Every nook and corner of this temple is so amazing and attractive. Don’t ever miss an opportunity to visit this dazzling temple. Overnight at the hotel in Madurai
Duration: 2 minutes
Accommodation included: Overnight stay at a budget hotel with all basic western amenities
Day 3: Minakshi to Trichy return
Pass By: Tiruchirappalli, Tiruchirappalli, Tiruchirappalli District, Tamil Nadu
After breakfast get driven back towards Trichy airport. Arrive and get dropped at the airport OR the hotle of your choice in Trichy. Tour ends with happy and everlasting memories
No accommodation included on this day.
Departure Point :Traveler pickup is offered
Departure Time :7:30 AM
Return Detail :-
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Most travelers can participate
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- Face masks provided for travelers
- Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- If you cancel at least 4 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
If you cancel within 3 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.