Tamil Nadu Beaches Tour Package
Duration: 10 Nights / 11 Days
Places Covered: Chennai – Mahabalipuram – Thanjavur – Swamimalai – Trichy – Madurai – Rameshwaram
Day 1- Chennai Arrival:
As you arrive in Chennai the Namaste India Trip representative will receive you at the airport/ railway station and take you safely to the pre-booked hotel for check-in. Rest for the day and spend the night in the hotel.
Day 2 – At Chennai:
After breakfast on day 2, you will be taken out for excursion to the various temples at Kanchipuram. This place is considered one the sacred cities in India. It was once the Pallava kingdom’s capital. Kanchipuram is also well-known for the silk sarees which are of export quality. The architectural excellence of the temples is worth bearing witness. Return to the hotel in Chennai for dinner and night rest.
Day 3 –Chennai to Mahabalipuram:
On day 3 you will start with a hearty breakfast after which you will be driven to Mahabalipuram for exploring the amazing treasures of this place. You will be checked into the hotel in Mahabalipuram. The Mahabalipuram Shore Temples are ranked among the World Heritage monuments and post lunch you can go out for a walk along the beach. Return to the hotel for dinner and night stay.
Day 4 – At Mahabalipuram:
Day 4 will begin with a filling breakfast post which you will enjoy time along the exotic beach of the Mahabalipuram. Shop for souvenirs and get back to the hotel in the evening for dinner and night stay.
Day 5 – Mahabalipuram to Thanjavur:
Post breakfast on day 5 you will leave for Thanjavur. Thanjavur (or Tanjore) ranks among the temples towns of the southern part of the country. The important tourist attractions here include the Brihadeshwara Temple, Saraswathi Mahal Library, Palace and art gallery among others. After an eventful day get back to the hotel for spending the night.
Day 6 – Thanjavur to Swamimalai:
After breakfast on day 6, you will leave for more of Tanjore sightseeing experience and then move on to Swamimalai, located 36km from Tanjore. This place is well-known for its centre for Ayurvedic treatment. Once you reach Swamimalai you will be checked into the ‘Ayurvedic resort’ and spend the day in relaxation. Rest for the night in the resort.
Day 7- At Swamimalai:
On day 7 you can opt for various Ayurvedic treatment and therapies for rejuvenating in the resort. After a full day of healthy pampering, you can spend the night in the resort.
Day 8 – Swamimalai to Trichy:
Post breakfast on day 8 you will move on to Trichy where you will be checked into a pre-booked hotel. In the afternoon you can leave for sightseeing which will include Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple, Rock Cut Temple, St. John’s Church and Sri Jambukeshwara Temple. Return to the hotel in Trichy for dinner and night stay.
Day 9 – Trichy to Madurai:
After breakfast on day 9, you will be driven to Madurai. Once you reach Madurai you will be checked into a pre-booked hotel. Take some rest and after that leave for sightseeing which will include the Gandhi Museum, the Thirumalai Nayak Palace and the Azaghar Kovil among others in this commercially and culturally important South Indian centre. Get back to the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 10 – Madurai to Rameshwaram and back to Madurai:
On day 10 you will have an early breakfast after which you will be taken to Rameshwaram to enjoy a ‘full day’ excursion. This place holds great significance to Hindus and is also a famous beach town. Enjoy your time along the beach after you have taken blessings from the temple here. Get back to Madurai hotel for dinner and night stay.
Day11 – Madurai to Chennai:
On the final day after a hearty breakfast you will be driven from Madurai to Chennai Airport/ railway station to get back home with special memories of Tamil Nadu.