The state of Tamilnadu is home to a number of historic buildings, multi-religious pilgrimage sites, hill stations and eight World Heritage sites. The people of Tamil Nadu have continued to develop their cultural heritage in terms of music, dance, literature, theatre, cuisine, and other art forms.
Departure to Pondicherry (162 Krns / 3.5 hrs) visit Aurobindo Ashram, Ganesh Mandir, Beach. After lunch proceed to Pitchavaram (1 6 Krns ) a place of rare scenic beauty with its serene Back waters and then proceed to Chidambaram (55 Kms/ 1hrs) visit Lord Nataraja Temple, The cosmic dancer (Lord Siva). Night Stay at Chidambaram.
After breakfast, proceed to Thanjavur (130 Kms) enroute visit Vaitheeswaran Kovil, an ancient temple dedicated to Shiva. It is said that Angarakan Mars. Visit Nagore (Nagore Dargah), Velankanni (Roman Catholic Church). Upon arrival at Thanjavur, check into hotel. Evening visit the famous BrihadeshwaraTemple (built by Chola Kings). Here you can see Giant Nandi carved in a single stone, which is considered to be the second largest in India. Night Stay at Tanjore.
After breakfast,proceed to Rameswaram (235 Kms/5 Hrs).visit Ramanathaswamy temple, take bath in 22 holy wells and visit Pamban bridge. Night Stay at Rameswaram.
After breakfast, proceed to Kanyakumari (395 Krns / 7.5 hrs) the land's end of India, is a meeting point of the great three seas - The Arabian Sea, Bay of Bengal and Indian Ocean. The glory of Kanyakumari is its sunset and sunrise. Visit Vivekananda Rock. Night Stay at Kanyakumari.
Morning enjoy sunrise at Kanyakumari. After breakfast, proceed to Suchindram and visit Thanumalayan Temple which is unique as it is dedicated to Vishnu, Shiva and Brahma. After lunch, proceed to Madurai. (1 72 Krns / 4 hrs). Upon arrival, check into hotel. Evening visit the famous MeenakshiTemple. Night Stay at Madurai.
Morning you may revisit Meenakshi Temple. After breakfast, visit Thirumalai Nayak Mahal and later proceed to Kodaikanal(95 Krns / 4 hrs). Upon arrival, check into hotel. Kodaikanal is one of India's most beautiful charming hill station. Evening at leisure. Night Stay at Kodaikanal.
After breakfast, visit Shenbaganure Museum, Coaker's walk, Telescope house and Kodai Lake. Evening proceed to Trichy (195 Kms / 5 hrs) Upon arrival check into hotel. Night Stay at Trichy.
Trichy is also known as "Rock City" situated on the banks of River Cauveri. After breakfast, visit Rock Fort temple and then proceed to Srirangam (7 Kms) visit Sri Ranganathan Swamy temple-tallest temple in India. Later proceed to Chennai (320 Kms / 7 hrs) and transfer to Chennai Airport/ Railway station for onward journey.