Day 01Arrive Chennai
International Airport | Railway Station and check-in to your hotel. Rest of the day is at
leisure. Evening, take a stroll at the second largest beach in the world –
Marina Beach. Over Night stay at Chennai.
Day 02Chennai – Mamallapuram
After B/F, check out from
Chennai and depart to Kancheepuram. Upon arrival, have darshan of Lord
Kailasanathar at the temple built between 685 – 705 AD, by the Pallava Dynasty.
After darshan, visit the temples of Lord Vardaraj Perumal and Lord
Ekambareshwarar known for its magnificent tower and structure. Return back to
Mamallapuram. Over Night stay at Mamallapuram.
After B/F, visit UNESCO World Heritage Site of Mamallapuram like Rathas – temples in the form of chariots, Mandapas – Cave Sanctuaries, Giant open-air rock, Shore Temple. Late evening, take a stroll at Mamallapuram Beach. Over Night stay at Mamallapuram.
Day 04Mamallapuram – Thanjavur
After B/F, check out from Mamallapuram and drive to Thanjavur. En-route, visit Kallanai, known as the ‘Grand Anicut’ an ancient dam built across river Kaveri. The Dam was constructed by King Karikala Cholan, in 2nd Century AD. It is the fourth oldest water-regulatory structures in the world still in use. Upon arrival, check in to your resort at Thanjavur. Over Night stay at Thanjavur.
After B/F, visit to the UNESCO World Heritage Site – The Grand Brahadeshwarar Temple of 1010 AD. Rest of the day is at leisure. Over Night stay at Thanjavur.
After B/F, drive to Gangai
Konda Cholapuram – another UNESCO World Heritage site built during medieval
India and were erected as the capital of the Cholas by Rajendra Chola I. Post
Lunch, drive to Darasuram to witness Airavateswara Temple another UNESCO World
Heritage Site constructed by Raja Raja Chola II. Over Night stay at Thanjavur.
Day 07Thanjavur - Madurai
After B/F, drive to
Malayadipatti to visit the Cave Temples dated to 804 AD built in 8th Century by Pallava. Later, drive to Sittanavasal Caves of the 2nd Century Jains. Drive to Madurai for Sound and Light show at Nayakar Mahal. Over
Night stay at Madurai.
Day 08Madurai - Onward Destination Journey
After B/F, take a stroll around the Meenakshi Amman Temple to relish the fragrance of native flowers from the temple and the aroma of authentic filter coffee. Later, have darshan of Lord Sundershwarar. Check out from Madurai Hotel and transfer to Madurai Airport | Railway Station to board flight departing for onward destination journey.