Vardhaman Vacations

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Beach Tours
Kerala Beaches > Kearala-Tamilnadu Beaches
DAY - 1

Begin your tour
Land Chennai airport
Welcome to Vardhman’s "Kerala- Tamilnadu Beaches"!
Vardhman's representative will meet & greet you & then will transfer you to your hotel. Fresh up & then visit Art and Bronze Gallery (Closed on Fridays and Public holidays). Drive through the Flower and Fruit market, High court, Fort Museum, Marina Beach, San Thome Cathedral and Snake Park.
Overnight: Hotel

DAY - 2

Full day free to explore & relax at the beach. The city is also embellished with some of the most beautiful beaches of East India.
Overnight: Hotel

DAY - 3

Today you drive to Mahabalipuram. Enroute Visit Kanchipuram. Kanchipuram is the ancient capital of the Pallavas famous as a city of 1000 Temples and still has 124 shrines. The first temple dedicated to Shiva was built in the 7th and 8th century and has paintings on the walls. Temples of Ekambaswara, Kailasanatha, Sri Kamakshi and Varadarajaswamy are of interest. Kanchipuram is also famous for its silks.
Reach Mahabalipuram & check into your hotel for an overnight rest.
Overnight: Hotel

DAY - 4

Morning visit Five Rathas, Shore Temple, Arjuna's Penance, Mandapams, Krishna Mandapam.
Full day free to explore & relax at Beautiful Mahabalipuram beach. The spectacular beach of Mahabalipuram attracts thousands of tourists all through the year. While at the beach you may sun bathe, relax and unwind yourself.
Overnight: Hotel

DAY - 5

After breakfast drive to Pondicherry and transfer to your hotel. Fresh up & then proceed for the sightseeing.
Formerly a French colony which has settled in the early part of the 18th century. Places of interest are Sri Aurobindo Ashram Auroville - the brain child of the mother and designed by French Architect roger Anger, AuroVille was meant to be an experiment in international living where man and women could live in peace and progress harmony with each other above all creeds.
Overnight: Hotel

DAY - 6

Full day free to explore & relax at beaches. Some of the beaches to be visited in this territory are the Serenity Beach, the Paradise Beach.
Overnight: Hotel

DAY - 7

On day 7 of your tour drive to Velankanni. Reach & check into your hotel. Visit Velankanni church, Velankanni beach.
Overnight: Hotel

DAY - 8

Full day free to explore & relax at the beach. Visitors can enjoy activities like swimming at Velankanni beach but they need to be cautious.
Overnight: Hotel

DAY - 9

This morning after breakfast drive to Trichy. Reach & check –In at your hotel. Relax for the remaining part of the day.
Overnight: Hotel

DAY - 10

Fresh up & then visit Ranganathaswamy Temple is one of the most visited tourist spot in Trichy. It is also claimed as the largest temple in India as it is spread over the 600 acres of land. Rock Fort Temple is another beautiful temple built over 83-meter high old rock outcrop. The Viralimalai Sanctuary is 30 km far from Trichy. This sanctuary is located around the Murugan Temple. The wild peacocks are the main attraction of this place.
Overnight: Hotel

DAY - 11
After breakfast drive to Madurai. Reach & Check into the hotel. Fresh up & then visit the great Meenakshi Temple dedicated to the consort of Lord Shiva with its towering gopurams – (rising high above the surrounding countryside). Later, visit the Tirumala Nayak Palace – a gracious building in the Indo-Saracenic style, famous for the stucco work on its domes and arches.
In the evening visit the Meenakshi Temple to attend the "Aarti" ceremony.
Overnight: Hotel
DAY - 12
After breakfast drive to Periyar and transfer to hotel. Day free to visit Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary.
Periyar-an ariticial lake or reservoir created by a dam on Periyar River is in the heart of the Wildlife sanctuary. Wild Elephants, Asiatic Deer, Black Buck and even tigers come to shores of the lake to drink. Return to hotel for breakfast. Thereafter drive through the winding "Ghats" kind with prosperous tea plantations & then arrive the fascinating countryside of low-lying palms and paddy field to Kumarakom. Kumarakom is a beautiful backwater willage on the shores of the enchanting Vembanad Lake, crises crossed with meandering waterways and ancient cottages.
Overnight: Hotel
DAY - 13
After breakfast, drive to Kovalam. Reach Kovalam & check into your hotel.
Overnight: Hotel
DAY - 14
Morning after breakfast visit the famous Padmanabhaswamy Temple, Museum Complex, Science and Technology Museum, Aakulam Boat Club, Veli Tourist Village and the lovely Shangmugham Beach.
Overnight: Hotel
DAY - 15
Full day free for relaxation OR for leisure activities on the Golden beaches of Kovalam.
Overnight: Hotel
DAY - 16

Morning after breakfast transfer to Trivandrum airport to catch flight for your onward destination with sweet and unforgettable memories of your India tour escorted by Vardhman Vacations.