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Taj Mahal and South India Temples Tour - 9N/10D

Delhi Agra Chennai Mahabalipuram Tanjore Trichy Madurai Tour

Overview | Taj Mahal and South India Temples Tour - 9N/10D

This amazing 9N/10D tour covers the most enchanting destinations of the North with the South of India . It combines the charm of cosmopolitan Delhi with charisma of Taj Mahal, before heading off to South India which is a cultural delight full of interesting temples and historical artifacts. South India is known for its unique culture and traditions. Our Taj Mahal South India Temples tour takes you on an exciting journey that explores the ancient world and its intricacies. We will visit the famous Marina Beach at Chennai, ancient temples at Kanchipuram, Pancha Ratha Temples and Black Pagoda at Mahabalipuram, the famous Golden Natraja temple at Chidambaram, Great Shiva Temple, Brihadeeshwara Temple at Tanjore, the fortress-like Srirangam Vishnu Temple at Trichy and the famous Meenakshi Temple at Madurai. Keep your camera handy on this tour! There will be much to share!

Taj Mahal South India Temples tour delivers great value for money along with convenience, comfort and a great holiday experience. Given below is the tour itinerary followed by Tour Cost, Inclusions and exclusions.

Delhi Agra Chennai Mahabalipuram Tanjore Trichy Madurai Tour

Taj Mahal and South India Temples Tour

Duration: 9 Nights/10 Days

Delhi - Agra - Chennai - Mahabalipuram -Tanjore - Trichy -  Madurai - Chennai

Day 1- Arrive Delhi
Arrive Delhi and meet the representative at the arrival hall. In the afternoon proceed on a tour of the capital city, includes the majestic Red Fort, Jama mosque, besides Raj Ghat and Shanti Vana. In New Delhi pass from the Rashtrapati Bhawan, Parliament House, the India Gate, Qutab Minar, and the lotus-shaped Baha’i Temple. Overnight stay in hotel.


Day 2- Delhi – Agra
Morning drive for 4 hours to the City of Taj, en route visiting the Akbar Tomb also known as Sikandra. Later proceed to The Taj Mahal, which is entirely made of white marble and its walls are decorated with exquisite pietra dura (stone inlay) work, take break with your Lunch in five star hotel and proceed to Agra fort before depart to Delhi. Overnight stay in hotel.


Day 3 -  Agra - Fatehpur Sikri - Delhi Airport - Chennai
After breakfast or checkout drive to the deserted town or Fatehpur Sikri made of red sandstone city of yester years before depart to airport Delhi for flight to Chennai at evening. Arriving at night in Chennai pickup from airport and check in at hotel, Overnight stay in Chennai.


Day 4 -  Chennai Tour  
Visit Kapaleeswara temple, St. Thomas Church, Art Gallery, Fort St. George and Marina beach. Overnight stay at hotel.


Day 5 -Chennai - Kanchipuram - Mahabalipuram 
In the morning, depart for Mahabalipuram. Visit Kanchipuram, once the Golden city of India. En-route, visit the Shiv Kanchi and Vishnu Kanchi temples there.

Continue your drive to Mahabalipuram. Arrive & check in at hotel.


Day 6 -  Mahabalipuram
Visit the 6-8th century Pallava rock-cut caves, Pancha Ratha temples and the Black Pagoda – the 7th century shore temple where both, Vishnu & Shiva are enshrined under one roof. Also, see the soapstone workers in the market who design and make sculptures. Visit to oldest Shore Temple- Overnight stay at hotel.


Day 7 -  Mahabalipuram  - Chidambaram -  Tanjore

In the morning, depart for Tanjore. Your first stop will be at Chidambaram to visit the Golden Nat raja temple. Afterwards, drive to Gangaikondacholapuram – the capital of the Cholas. Its major attraction is the great Shiva temple. The specialty of the temple is that the rays of the sun falling on Nandi (Shiva's bull) reflects onto the Shiva lingam from sunrise to sunset. Next stop will be at Kumbakonam water tank. The next stop is at the 13th century Shiva temple at Darasuram. Finally, reach Tanjore. Arrive and check in at hotel.


Day 8 - Tanjore - Trichy

In the morning, leave for a sightseeing tour of Tanjore. Visit Brihadeeshwara (Shiva) Temple, built by the great king Raja raja I Chola. This is one of the superb examples of architecture of the Chola era. Afterwards, visit the Raja raja Art Gallery to see the impeccable bronze statues of 9-16th century. Return back to the hotel for lunch. After some rest, drive to Trichy. Arrive & check in at Hotel. Visit the fortress-like Srirangam Vishnu Temple which has 21 huge spires. Afterwards, visit the Rock Fort. A 344 step-climb takes you 83 meters to the summit, which has a Puranic Vinayaka temple. Overnight stay in at hotel.


Day 9 - Trichy - Madurai 
In the morning, depart for Madurai. Arrive and check in at Hotel Taj Garden Retreat or similar hotel. In the afternoon visit 1the 6th century Thirumalai Nayakar Palace. Afterwards, visit the Meenakshi temple – the biggest in India. The temple has two main shrines dedicated to the goddess Parvati as Meenakshi and the other to Sundarar (Shiva). The domes of both the shrines are covered with heavy gold plates. You can also see the Hall of Thousand Pillars built in the 16th century, where many poetic events took place.

Return to hotel for overnight stay.


Day 10 - Madurai - Chennai

Morning super fast train 06.30 am arriving Chennai 14.30 pm - Later departure to Chennai airport for onward journey.


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All road travel by AC chauffeur driven car

Assistance at Delhi airport

Hotel accommodation for 11 nights with buffet breakfast

English speaking guide for sightseeing

All currently applicable taxes


Any lunch, dinner, snacks, drinks etc., unless mentioned in the itinerary.

Entrance tickets for monuments or Culture show.

Portage, laundry, telephone calls, or any other expenses of personal nature.

Booking | Taj Mahal and South India Temples Tour - 9N/10D

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