Day 01: Arrival at Chennai
Upon arrival at Chennai Airport our local representative will assist
and transfer you to hotel. Later, you will be taken for a sightseeing
tour of Chennai covering Valluvar Kottam, National Art and Government
Museum, St George Fort, Marina Beach, Parthasarathi temple, Birla
Planetarium, Guindy National Park, Snake Park, Anna Zoological Park and
Theosophical society. Stay overnight at hotel.
Day 02: Chennai - Mahabalipuram (52km)
After breakfast you will be driven to Mahabalipuram and upon arrival at
Mahabalipuram check in at a beach resort. Spend rest of the day relaxing
at the beach and get Ayurvedic massage. Stay overnight at Mahabalipuram.
Day 03: Mahabalipuram
After morning breakfast proceed for a local tour of Mahabalipuram. The
main attractions at Mahabalipuram are the Shore temples, Arjuna's
Penance, Krishna Mandapa, Mahishasurmardini Cave, Varaha Mandapa etc.
Stay overnight at Mahabalipuram beach resort.
Day 04: Mahabalipuram - Kanchipuram - Pondicherry (90km)
After morning breakfast we will drive to Kanchipuram. Kanchipuram is
yet another holy town in South India. It is known as the city of
thousand temples. Some of the important temples of Kanchipuram are the
Vaikuntha Perumal Temple, Varadaraja Temple, Kailasnatha Temple and
Kamakshi Amman Temple. Later, you will be driven to Pondicherry and upon
arrival, check in at hotel. Stay overnight at hotel.
Day 05: Pondicherry
Pondicherry is one of the most beautiful and magnificent places in
India. For most parts of Colonial history of India, Pondicherry remained
under the French suzerainty. After morning breakfast, you will be taken
for a city tour of Pondicherry. The Aurobindo Ashram is one of the most
important attractions in Pondicherry. Sri Aurobindo Ghose, the freedom
fighter and philosopher poet founded it in 1926. Other places of
interest at Pondicherry are Promenade, Auroville, the Botanical Garden,
temples, Museum etc. Stay overnight at hotel in Pondicherry.
Day 06: Pondicherry - Chennai (170km)
After breakfast, you will be driven back to Chennai to board the flight
to onward destination.