Arrive at Chennai International Airport. Our representative will meet you and help you getting transferred your pre-booked hotel in Mahabalipuram. Check in at the hotel. Afternoon will be free for leisure. Stay overnight at the hotel.
After breakfast at the hotel, get ready for the city tour of Mahabalipuram. Visit Shore temple, Tiger caves, Five Rathas, Krishnas butter ball. After visiting the places return to hotel, stay overnight at the hotel.
After breakfast at Mahabalipuram hotel, get driven to Pondicherry. Reach Pondicherry and check in at the hotel. Afternoon visit Pondicherry museum, Auroville City, Arikamedu (Excavation). Stay overnight at the hotel.
After breakfast at hotel in Pondicherry proceed to Tanjore. Reach and check in at hotel. Afternoon visit Vijayanagar Fort, Brahadeshwara Temple, Aalangudi Temple. After sightseeing of the city return to hotel and stay overnight.
Day 5: Tanjore - Trichy (Excursion) Chettinad (3 hrs)
After breakfast at the hotel in Tanjore get driven to your next halt Chettinad. After 1 & hours of drive reach Trichy, your en-route destination. Visit Kallanai Dam, Rock Fort Ganapathi Temple, Samayapuram Amman Temple. After that get driven to your onward destination to Chettinad. Reach Chettinad and check in at the hotel. Stay overnight at hotel.
After breakfast at the hotel, get ready for the sightseeing of Chettinad. Visit Chettiar Mansion, Chettiar clan Temple, Athmanathaswamy Temple. Afternoon will be free for leisure. Stay overnight at the hotel.
After your breakfast at Chettinad hotel, get driven to Madurai. Reach Madurai in afternoon and check in at the hotel. Visit Meenakshi Amman temple, Gandhi Museum, Thirumalai Nayakkar Mahal. After visiting the places return to hotel and stay overnight.
After your breakfast in hotel at Madurai proceed to Kanyakumar, where three ocen meets together called "Thriveni Sangamam". After check in at the hotel visit Vivekanda Rock by Boating, Thiruvallur Statue, Gandhi smrithi mandapan etc. The Sun set & Sunrise will be magical experience for you.
Trivandrum is a bordered by Quilon district in the north. It is a Capital of the Kerala State, is a most attractive city of magnificent structures built on seven hills with ancient and modern style of architecture. The main attractions include famous Padmanabha Swami temple, Museum, Sree Chithira Art Gallery and Science &Technology Museum.Overnight stay would be at Kovalam
The day starts early breakfast and drive to Thottapally The gorgeous village situated near Ambalaphuza. After reaching, embark on a houseboat and set out on an enchanting cruise towards Alleppey. The houseboat provides the essential services of lunch; dinner and a quiet stay that helps get rid off the tiredness of the trip and help to gain new liveliness. While sailing along the backwaters, Enjoy charming sights and view numerous palm-fringed beaches that are sure to add up to an experience of a lifetime.Spend the night on board with Lunch and Dinner
Enjoy a lavish breakfast before disembarking from your houseboat. Afterwards, you will drive to Kumarakom and check in at a resort located by the backwaters.Visit Vembanad Lake, Alleppey, Aruvikkuzhi Waterfalls, Water Bird Sanctuary
Take pleasure in an exciting drive from Kumarakom to Periyar. At the Priyar Lake you may get to see many exotic varieties of animals and birds. You will also be able to have a good look at many wild animals lazing on the banks of Lake Periyar. Enjoy a ride on the elephant back and watch the enchanting wildlife from close quarters
Drive to the heavenly hill station of Munnar after breakfast, which abounds in exotic flora and fauna and also home to lush green tea, coffee and spice plantations, Munnar is a great place to visit for a relaxed vacation. It is the luxuriant gift of nature to the Western Ghats, the eastern border of Kerala and an adjoining part of Tamilnadu. After check in at hotel, pay a visit to the rambling tea and spice plantations and the Eravikulam National Park around afternoon. A journey to Munnar is a drive through picturesque surroundings, but the mainly sought after offerings of the estates are the unbelievably pure air.
An appointment with Cochin, the Queen of the Arabian Sea is located in the South Western Coast of the Indian Subcontinent. It is an exciting city and is also referred to as the Gateway to Kerala. It is a small town situated in the Ernakulam district of Kerala. The city is bordered by the Western Ghats in the East and the Arabian Sea in the West. The tourist attractions in Cochin include forts, sanctuaries, Palaces and Churches. Embark on a sightseeing tour on arrival. In the evening you can enjoy an enchanting Kathakali Dance presentation.
Drive to the city of Kozhikode - the old port city that attracted Europeans to Malabar region. After arrival, grasp the legacy of Kozhikode as well as Malabar by visiting the Pazhassiraja Museum - a favorite abode of art lovers and historians alike. Also visit the adjoining Art Gallery where you can view some of the world famous painting of Keralas artist legends like Raja Ravi Varma. As evening approaches, go for sightseeing the popular landmark of Kozhikode - the beach. Traces of colonial touch can be seen in the beachs time-stained piers and lighthouse.
Make a head start towards a delightful high range trip by taking a ride from Kozhikode to Wayanad, the lush green hub of North Kerala. The route to Wayanad itself is thrilling with its exciting hair-pin curves. Feel the wild charm of Wayanad Mountain Pass (Thamarassery churam in local) as you drive along On the way visit the mystic Chain Tree (it is believed that the spirit of a slain tribal youth is chained to this tree, so as to prevent the same from harming the drivers)! After a few hours, the Green Paradise of Malabar region will welcome you.
At Wayanad, visit Vythiri, an absolutely stunning location amidst the dense forests in high ranges. Feel the refreshing, pollution free air of Vythiri - something very rare in the present modern chaos. After getting an exposure to Wayanads unspoilt nature, get in to your lodgings for overnight stay
Further explore the unscathed beauty of Wayanad today to begin with; proceed to Kuruva Dweep - a tiny island lying on the creeks of River Kabini. Enriched with dense forest, Kuruva Dweep is a place that still retains its pure natural beauty. Go for trekking through the wildwoods. Watch rare species of birds, orchids and herbs get absorbed into the energizing non-polluted environs.Next, visit a true archeological wonder - the Edakkal Caves. These rocky caves are regarded as one of the earliest centers of human habitat, much before the recorded history! Here you can see the cave walls are richly decorated with artistic carvings, which represent human/animal figures, objects of human use, prehistoric symbols You will come to know; Wayanad does possess a very long time span of history & culture.