Tamil Nadu is the southernmost state in India and it is home to a range of attractive tourist destinations.Tamil Nadu has a very rich historical heritage. This state has one of the longest continuous habitations in India, dating back to the Neanderthal period. Majorly a Hindu dominated state, Tamil Nadu also has a significant percent of population following Christianity, Islam and Jainism.
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 01 : Arrival At Chennai To Mahabalipuram To Pondicherry (150kms-170kms/4hrs-6hrs)
Arrive at Chennai and proceed to Pondicherry. Enroute visit the city of Mahabalipuram is famous for the seven pagodas. Here on the seashore is an interesting group of ancient rock hewn temples which are the examples of Dravidian style of Architecture. Later drive to Pondicherry.
Arrive at Pondicherry and check in hotel. Night stay at hotel,
Day 02 : Sightseeing Tour Of Pondicherry
The capital of French India before independence, Pondicherry traces its origin to Saint Agasthya, the revered sage of the south & excavations near-by reveal that a Roman settlement existed here 2000 years ago. It was the theatre of many a battle between the British.
Visit Aurobindo Ashram, Aayi Mandapam, Mankula Vinayaka, Sri Vedapuriswar, and Kamatchiamman temples. Evening spend time on any one beach at Pondicherry.
Day 03 : Pondicherry-tanjore (Thanjavur) (170kms-180kms/3hrs-5hrs)
Post breakfast check out and proceed to Thanjavur. On arrival check in hotel. Later visit beautiful Chola Temple of Brihadeeshwara, Thanjavur Royal Pace, Naganathawamy Temple, Art Gallery, Nandi Bull Temple and others.
The former palace is a massive neglected compound with towers and courtyards. The Art Gallery houses an impressive collection of bronze and stone statues.
E. Main Rd, Thanjavur, India
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Travel from Pondicherry to Thanjavur
Day 04 : Thanjavur-tiruchirrapalli-madurai (240kms-270kms/5hrs-7hrs)
Post breakfast checkout and proceed to Madurai. Enroute visit Shri Ranganathaswamy Temple, Rock Fort Temple and Viralimalai Murgan Temple at Trichy. Later continue drive towards Madurai. Arrive at Madurai in night and check in hotel.
Viralimalai Murugan Temple is one of the famous Hindu temples dedicated to Lord Muruga , located in the town of Viralimalai about 28 km from Trichy , 40 km from ...
Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu, India
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Travel from Thanjavur to Madurai
Day 05 : Madurai-rameshwaram (170kms-180kms/3hrs-5hrs)
Morning after breakfast checkout and proceed to Rameshwaram. On arrival check in hotel. Drive to Rameshwaram. Arrive at Rameshwaram and check in hotel. Later visit Rameshwaram Temple, Hanuman Temple, Ramanathaswamy Temple and Agneeteertham.Overnight stay at Rameshwaram.