South India Heritage Tour
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Destination Covered :
Chennai - Mamallapuram -
Pondicherry - Thanjavur - Srirangam - Trichy - Mysore - Hassan -
Belur - Halebid - Bangalore - Chennai - Bhubaneswar - Puri
Story on Stone
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heritage tourism etc. Our Itineray includes:
Day 01 : Chennai
Arrival Chennai and transfer to hotel. Later half a day city tour.
Overnight Hotel in Chennai.
02 : Chennai - Mamallapuram (60 km - 3.5 hrs. visit included)
Drive to Mamallapuram. En route visit Sculptor's
village at Cholamandalam.
Visit to the fascinating shore temple, Krishna
Mandapam, Arjuna's Penance, Varaha Mandapam and other attractions of this
8th century AD stone temple. Overnight hotel in Mamallapuram
Day 03 : Mamallapuram
AM : Visit to the five Pagodas (Rathas) dedicated to the
Pancha Pandavas of Mahabharat fame.
PM : Drive to Pondichery (110 km - 2.5 hrs) Overnight
hotel in Pondichery.
Day 04 : Pondicherry
AM : Visit to the Matri Mandir - Hall for Meditation.
PM : Drive to Thanjavur. Upon arrival check into the
hotel. Overnight hotel in Thanjavur
Day 05 : Thanjavur
AM : Visit to the very famous great temple - Brihadeswar
temple. Also visit the center for making Veena - an string instrument.
PM : Visit to the Gangai Konda Cholapuram temple.
Overnight hotel in Thanjavur.
06 : Thanjavur - Srirangam - Trichy - Mysore
Drive to Srirangam (60 kms - 2 hrs). Visit the Ranganathan Swami Temple
which has the tallest Gopuram in the world for a typical south Indian type
of temple architecture. Later in the evening drive to the Trichy railway
station to board the train for Mysore at 20:50 hrs. Overnight aboard the
Thanjavur Mysore express.
Day 07 : Mysore
Arrive Mysore in the morning at about 9.30 hrs. Upon arrival transfer to
hotel. Later in the evening visit to the Brindavan Garden. Overnight hotel
08 : Mysore - Hassan
After breakfast check out of hotel. Visit the
Magnificent Mysore Maharaja's palace.
Drive to Hassan (120 kms - 5 hrs). Enroute visit
Srirangapatnam Tipu Sultan's 18th century summer palace. Overnight hotel in
Day 09 : Hassan -
Belur - Halebid - Bangalore
AM : Excursion to the 11th century temple of Belur and
PM : Drive to Bangalore (222 kms 6 hrs) via
Shravanabelegola. Overnight hotel in Bangalore
Day 10 : Bangalore
AM : City tour of Bangalore.
PM : Free for shopping. Overnight hotel in Bangalore
Day 11 : Bangalore
- Chennai - Bhubaneswar
AM : Transfer to airport to board flight for Chennai.
After arrival in Chennai wait in transit and board flight for Bhubaneswar.
PM : Arrive Bhubaneswar and transfer to hotel. Overnight
hotel in Bhubaneswar.
Day 12 : Puri
Full day free on the beach to relax and unwind. Overnight hotel in Puri.
Day 13 : Puri -
Bhubaneswar - Chennai
AM : Transfer to Bhubaneswar airport (60 kms 1.5 hrs) for
connecting flight to Chennai. Enroute visit Raghurajpur artisan village.
PM : Arrive Chennai.