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Chennai – Mahabalipuram – Pondicherry – Swamimalai – Tanjore Tour Packages

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For those in pursuit of true serenity, culture, art, tradition, nature and scenic beauty, and especially spirituality, Tamil Nadu is a complete package, and the most ideal destination to surrender oneself to, this season. Greeted by the friendly, warm smiles of its fellow people who welcome anybody stepping on the Tamil Nadu soil with a sense of love and brotherhood, this wonderful state is nothing short of home to anybody seeking the same.

Day 1: Namma Chennai:

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As soon as you arrive at the Chennai airport, our tour representative will aid in getting you a fast transfer to the hotel. Complete the check-in formalities and freshen up because it is time for our tight schedule to begin! You can embark on a city tour.

Significance of the itinerary:

The prime tourist attractions in Chennai that you explore today are the Fort St. George, St. Thomas Mount Church, San Thome Cathedral, Kapaleeshwarar Temple– one of the most prominent temples of Lord Shiva in Chennai, and the National Art Gallery. The evening is scheduled for a visit to the beautiful Marina beach. India’s longest beach, it is an ideal place to savor the fun side of the city.other related chennai tour packages

Day 2: The beauty of Mahabs:

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On the 2nd day, leave by road for Mahabalipuram through Kanchipuram. Halt at Kanchipuram for exploring some of its exotic temples.
Continue to drive towards Mahabalipuram. Upon arrival, check into the hotel and finish the formalities. The rest of the day can be spent at one’s leisure.The Mahabalipuram Tour Packages will give you different options to travel in the city.

Significance of the itinerary:

Mahabalipuram is a 7th century former port city of the Pallava Kingdom; it is famous for its rock-cut shore temples, which are under UNESCO World Heritage Sites. The city is also known as Mamallapuram.

On this day, you can visit beautiful temples such as the Kailasanthar Temple – the oldest structure of the city has Dravidian style of architecture, Ekambareshwarar Temple- also known as Ekambaranathar Temple, it is dedicated to Lord Shiva, Sri Vardharaja Perumal Temple – one of the Divya Desams of Lord Vishnu, and the Sakkiswarar Temple – a wonderful structure.

Day 3: To Pondi!

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After a filling breakfast, the morning is scheduled for a sightseeing tour of

Mahabalipuram. Thereafter, start your road journey to Pondicherry. Complete the check-in formalities at the hotel as you reach. The rest of the day is for leisure activities. In the evening, take a walk till the local market of Pondicherry.

Significance of the itinerary:

In Mahabs, the Shore temple which was built in the 8th century, it is the earliest free-standing stone structure. The Five Rathas were carved in 7th century from a single large rock. The chariots are dedicated to Pandava brothers of Mahabharata and so on and so forth are some of the most popular attractions of Mahabalipuram that you explore today.

Day 4: Amidst the tranquil beauty:

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After breakfast on this day, get ready for Pondicherry city tour including the palm-fringed pristine beaches, and the fishing villages. Pondicherry is also known as Puducherry officially! This city was ruled by the French till 1954 and still carries the same charisma. Then, start driving to Swamimalai. On the way, halt to visit Chidambaram, and Gangaikonda Cholapuram. These places are one of the Great living Chola temples. On arriving Swamimalai, check-in at the hotel. Visit the very popular Swamimalai Murugan Temple.Our Swamimalai vacation packages offer comfortable stay at Swamimalai hotels, sightseeing and fun-filled activities. Pondicherry Tour Package the human longing for secluded beach and calm restful moments.

Significance of the itinerary:

Aurobindo Ashram is a spiritual ashram which is centered in Auroville!

Day 5: Swami, Swami!

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On this day, eat your delicious breakfast and start off to Tanjore. Being aptly named as the City of Temples, this city is wondrous in its entire manner. Speckled with various temples, this city has something to offer to every spiritual learner of Hinduism. On arriving, check-in at the hotel. Also

known as Thanjavur, this place is known for its South Indian art, religion and architecture.Tanjore Tour Packages helps you explore the scenic land of Tanjore and get mesmerized by its exotic charm.

Significance of the itinerary:

Tanjore has many famous temples including the Navagraha temples. Visit the important attractions in Tanjore such as Vijayanagar Fort- majestic fort built by the Nayak rulers in 1550 AD, Siva Ganga Garden- a recreational park, Alangudi temple or Aabathsahayeswarar temple- a temple dedicated to Lord Shiva, Brihadeswarar temple- one of the most popular temples of Lord Shiva in Tamil Nadu and the Chandra Bhgawan Temple – a holy place where Moon God is worshipped along with Shiva.

Day 6: Adios!

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After breakfast, get transferred to the Madurai airport and board a flight for your onward destination.