Travel Route

  • Cultural
  • Wildlife
  • Traveler
  • Food Lover
  • Beach

Overview-

Book online this Temples & Backwaters Tour Package from India By Car And Driver to explore major tourist attractions like Chennai, Mahabalipuram, Pondicherry, Chettinad, Madurai, Periyar, Kumarakom and Cochin. You can book this package online from our customer support team through email or phone call.

Tour Plan

Chennai (01 Night) > Pondicherry (02 Nights) > Chettinad (02 Nights) > Madurai (01 Night) > Periyar (02 Nights) > Kumarakom (02 Nights) > Cochin (02 Nights) > Departure

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Chennai

On your arrival at Cochin airport, our representative will transfer you to air-conditioned car as you will leave for your hotel to have short relax. Rest of the day is free for independent activities. Overnight stay at Cochin.

Day 02: Chennai – Mahabalipuram – Pondicherry

Have early morning breakfast at the hotel, you will leave for Mahabalipuram wherein you will visit Shore Temple, Pancha Rathas, Tiger’s Cave and Mahabalipuram Beach. On completion of the sightseeing, you will leave for Pondicherry and on arrival, check-in the hotel for overnight stay.

Day 03: Pondicherry

Have breakfast at the hotel, then you will leave for sightseeing in Pondicherry and visit Sri Aurobindo Ashram, Auroville and Raj Niwas also called as ‘Palais du Gouvernement’. Overnight stay at Pondicherry.

Day 04: Pondicherry – Tanjore – Chettinad

fter having breakfast at the hotel, you will leave for Chettinad. En Route, you will visit Tanjore to see Brihadeeswar temple, Thanjavur Royal Palace and Siva Ganga Garden. Later you will leave for Chettinad and on arrival, check-in the hotel for overnight stay.

Day 05: Chettinad

Have breakfast at the hotel, then you will leave for sightseeing in Chettinad wherein you will visit Chettiar Palace, Athmanathaswamy Temple and Chettinad Museum. Overnight stay at Chettinad.

Day 06: Chettinad – Madurai

After having breakfast at the hotel, you will drive towards Madurai. On arrival, check-in the hotel for short relax. Rest of the day is free for independent activities. Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 07: Madurai – Periyar

Have breakfast at the hotel, then you will go for sightseeing to visit Meenakshi Temple and Thirumalai Nayak Palace. On completion of the sightseeing, you will drive towards Periyar and after reaching, check-in the hotel for overnight stay.

Day 08: Periyar

Have breakfast at the hotel, then you will leave for full day sightseeing in Periyar wherein you will visit Periyar National Park and Periyar lake. Overnight stay at Periyar.

Day 09: Periyar – Kumarakom

Have breakfast at the hotel, you will drive towards Kumarakom. On reaching this place, you will check-in the hotel for overnight stay. Later you will visit Vembanad Lake, Kumarakom backwaters and Aruvikkuzhi waterfalls. Overnight stay at Kumarakom.

Day 10: Kumarakom

After having breakfast at the hotel, you will drive towards Houseboat. You will cruise through the lagoons, lakes and small narrow canals to see farming and traditional style of fishing. Overnight stay in the houseboat.

Day 11: Kumarakom – Cochin

After having breakfast at the hotel, you will drive towards Cochin. On reaching this place, you will check-in the hotel for short relax. Rest of the day is free for independent activities. Overnight stay at Cochin.

Day 12: Cochin

Have breakfast at the hotel, then you will visit Mattancherry Palace, Santa Cruz Basilica, St. Francis Church and Indo-Portuguese museum. Later, you will leave to visit the Kathakali center to enjoy traditional Kathakali dance. Overnight stay at Cochin.

Day 13 : Departure

Have breakfast at the hotel, then you will be dropped at Cochin airport to board your flight to home/next destination.

Tour Ends

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