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South Indian Images DS

Visiting: India
Tour Duration 15 Days
  • Mysore Palace
  • Keshava temple
  • Scenery in the Western Ghats
  • Waiting for a fare
  • Meenakshi Temple, Madurai
  • Tour Style: Classic
  • Tour Type: Small Groups
  • Tour Pace: Busy
  • Tour Comfort: Standard
 

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South India Adventure Tour

Take a cultural journey with us across this colourful landscape, from intricately carved temple complexes to lush jungle backwaters and historic harbour ports. By train, bus and riverboat we climb to the heights of the Western Ghats and drop down to the Bay of Bengal in the Indian Ocean. This fast-paced adventure includes a little bit of everything southern India has to offer.

Tour Highlights

  • Chennai - Join the tour in the home of classic Indian dancing, Bollywood movies, beaches and temples
  • Tiruchirapalli - Explore the Rock Fort set on the banks of the Cauvery River
  • Madurai - Wind your way through 1000 ornately carved pillars in the Meenakshi Temple
  • Mysore - Visit the Maharajah's Palace, one of the largest palaces in India
  • Kochi - Explore the Portuguese influenced city by boat
  • Mamallapuram - Relax on the tropical beaches of the Bay of Bengal

Itinerary

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  • 1
    Join tour Chennai (Madras)

  • 2
    In Chennai then train to Tiruchirapalli

  • 3
    In Tiruchirapalli

  • 4
    Afternoon Bus to Madurai

  • 5
    In Madurai

  • 6
    Bus to Thekkady

  • 7
    Boat to Alappuzha; Drive to Kochi

  • 8
    In Kochi

  • 9
    Drive to Mettupalayam

  • 10
    Mountain Train to Udhagamandalam

  • 11
    Bus to Mysore

  • 12
    In Mysore; Overnight train to Chennai

  • 13
    Arrive in Chennai; Drive to Mamallapuram

  • 14
    In Mamallapuram

  • 15
    Land Only tour ends after breakfast in Mamallapuram

Tour notes

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Included meals 13 0 1
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
Transport
Rickshaw, Bus, Train, Boat, Taxi
Accommodation
13 nights Standard Hotel
1 night Basic Overnight Train
Tour Staff
Driver(s), Explore Tour Leader, Local Guide(s), Boat Crew
Group Size
Generally 12 - 18