Palaces Wildlife & Beaches Package
- Accommodation on double sharing basis
- Daily breakfast,
- All applicable govt taxes
- Ac vehicle for all transfers & intercity travel
- English speaking guide as per the program
- All the arrival and departure transfer with company representative
- Complete transportation with an English speaking chauffer
- Driver Allowance
- Toll Taxes and Parking
- State taxes
- All the currently applicable taxes
The Above Cost Doesn’t Includes:
- Monument fees
- Meals except then breakfast
- Tips, Laundry, Phone calls
- Any other expenses not mentioned above.
BEST OF SOUTH INDIA HILL STATIONS Package
About Tamil Nadu
Tamil Nadu, a South Indian state, is famed for its Dravidian-style Hindu temples. In Madurai, Meenakshi Amman Temple has high ‘gopuram’ towers ornamented with colourful figures. On Pamban Island, Ramanathaswamy Temple is a pilgrimage site. The town of Kanyakumari, at India’s southernmost tip, is the site of ritual sunrises. Capital Chennai is known for beaches and landmarks including 1644 colonial Fort St. George.
Culturally and historically affluent Tamil Nadu is undoubtedly the reflection of India’s cultural wealth. Occupying the South Eastern belt of the country, the state is a delight for pilgrims and travel enthusiasts alike. The state boasts of temples that date back to almost two millennia and that pretty much explains everything. Cities like Madurai, Kanchipuram, Mahabalipuram and island situated Rameswaram are the usual haunts of the pilgrims. However, it is not only the temples that overwhelm visitors here, making the tip of Indian peninsula; Kanyakumari is also one of the most visited places in Tamil Nadu. The state also flaunts its lush green forests that it borrows from the Western Ghats. Sprawling in a large area; these forests make the home to several wildlife species. Offering respite from the sweltering heat and noise are the hill stations like Ooty and Kodaikanal. Adorned with scenic landscape and salubrious climate, these hill stations are ideal for holiday in Tamil Nadu.
Upon arrival at Bangalore International airport meet with our Arrive Bangalore airport transfer to Hotel. A.N. S/S tour of Bangalore.
After breakfast, proceed for city sightseeing tour of Bangalore, visiting the Vidhana Soudha or the State Secretariat, Cubbon Park, The Government Museum of Bangalore (one of India's oldest museums) and the Visvesvaraya Technological and Industrial Museum, The Lal Bagh Botanical Gardens, Tipu Sultan's Fort and Palace.
Morning after breakfast drive to Mysore, en-route we will visit Srirangapatnam, Ranganathaswamy Temple, Tippu's Palace, Fort, Gumbaz and Tippu's Summer Palace.
Further continue drive to Mysore. Upon arrival check into the hotel.
After fresh-n-up city sightseeing tour of Mysore. Mysore was the erstwhile capital of the Wodeyars. The legend takes its name from a famous demon called Mahishasura, a great warrior who ruled as a tyrant until he was killed by the goddess Chamundeshwari. Mysore as we see today is most famous for the imposing Royal Palace with
After an early breakfast we will go on full day excursion to Shravanbelagola. Upon arrival visit the Jain temple - atop of the hill with five hundred steps cut out of rock lead to the summit and the colossal statue of Lord Gomateswara, which is 1705 meters high. It is nearly eighteen hundred years old.
Later return to Mysore for overnight stay.
Morning after breakfast drive to Bandipur National Park. Upon arrival check into the wildlife resort. After lunch enjoy jungle safari to the national park for wildlife viewing. Overnight night stay at resort.
Morning & afternoon Jeep safari to the national park for wildlife viewing. Overnight stay at resort.
After breakfast leave for Ooty, well known as the Queen of Hills. En-route we will visit Mudumalai wildlife sanctuary. Further drive to Ooty. Upon arrival check into the hotel. Overnight stay at hotel.
After breakfast sightseeing tour of Ooty and Coonoor. Ooty is an integral part of the great plateau occupying the junction of the Eastern and Western Ghats. Located at 2240 m above sea level, Ooty is the headquarters of the Nilgiris district. Apart from coffee and tea plantations, trees like conifers, eucalyptus, pine and the wattle dot the hillside in Ooty and its environ. The places of interest in Ooty include Botanical Gardens where "summer Festival" is held each during the month of May. The the artificial lake and Dodabetta Peak which is the highest point in the district at a height of 2623mt.
Morning transfer to the Ooty railway station to board the train for Coonoor. Here we will be on Nilgiri mountain railway. In July 2005, UNESCO added the Nilgiri Mountain Railway as an extension to the World Heritage Site of Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, the site then became known as "Mountain Railways of India. After it satisfied the necessary criteria, thus forcing abandonment of the modernization plans. For the past several years diesel locomotives have taken over from steam on the section between Coonoor and Udhagamandalam. Local people and tourists have led a demand for steam locos to once again haul this section.
Morning after breakfast city tour of Cochin to visit Dutch Palace (Built by the Portuguese), Jew Town, the 1568 Jewish Synagogue, spice market, where the air is filled with the pungent smell of spices, St. Francis' Church and Chinese fishing nets.
Disembark from the houseboat at Alleppey and transfer to Kovalam. Check in to hotel near the beach upon arrival. Day free to spend at leisure on the beach. Enjoy playing with the golden sands or take a swim in the shallow water. A soothing sunbath is a perfect option to unwind. The more adventurous ones can enjoy thrilling beach sports. An Ayurvedic massage can also be availed (optional). Evening transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel.