The state has many temples dedicated to Lord Muruga and some of these are in rarefied environs. Believers in astrology and the influence of planets over individual destiny will find TamilNadu is a great destination. A 107 paragraph long inscription on the walls of the Vimanam records the contributions of Raja Chola and his sister Kundavai to the Thanjavur temple.
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 1: Arrival At Chennai
Arrive Chennai and transfer to your hotel afternoon tour of Chennai visiting Museum, Fort St. George and Kapaleeswara temple later drive past Marina Beach – 2nd Longest beach in the world overnight in Chennai.
In Mylapore, there is an 8th Century Pallava Temple. The temple 'Gopuram' or tower is made in the characteristic Dravidian style of architecture. Dedicated of Lord Shiva, this...
N Mada Street, Vinayaka Nagar, Mylapore, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600004
Day 2: Chennai To Kanchipuram To Mahabalipuram
After breakfast drive to Kanchipuram - a sacred city to Hindus, visit the Kailasanatha Temple, Ekambareshwarar temple and Vaikunda Perumal temple and visit Silk Weaving centre later drive to Mahabalipuram check into your hotel afternoon tour of Mahabalipuram visiting Shore Temple, Arjuna's Penance and visit Five Rathas overnight in Mahabalipuram.
Five Rathas (Pancha Pandava Rathas). This site contains five rathas, literally chariots, dating from the 7th century. The sculptures are complemented by some enormous stone ...
Mahabalipuram, Tamil Nadu, India
Travel from Chennai to Mahabalipuram
Day 3: Mahabalipuram To Pondicherry
Leave for Pondicherry, formerly a French Colony check in at your hotel afternoon sightseeing includes Aurobindo Ashram and it’s working units, Manakulla Vinayagar Temple evening explore the French buildings overnight in Pondicherry.
Sri Manakula Vinayagar Temple was in existence before the French came and settled in Pondicherry i.e. before 1666. According to Sasthra, Lord GANESHA is named in 16 types ...
Francois Martin St, White Town, Pondicherry 605001
Travel from Mahabalipuram to Pondicherry
Day 4: Pondicherry To Tanjore
After breakfast, leave for Tanjore, en-route visit Chidambaram Natarajar Temple and on arrival in Tanjore check into your hotel evening tour of Tanjore visit the Brahadeeswara temple and also visit the Tanjore Royal Palace overnight in Tanjore.
Travel from Pondicherry to Thanjavur
Day 5: Tanjore To Chettinad To Madurai
After breakfast leave for Chettinad witness the hidden treasures of the Chettinad region. Your excursion includes a visit to the Chettinad Palace, a textile weaving village, a tile making village and an antique's market, enjoy Chettinad lunch and later drive to Madurai check into your hotel afternoon visit Thirumalai Nayak Palace and Sri Meenakshi temple and also evening attend Aarti Ceremony at Sri Meenakshi Amman temple overnight in Madurai.