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South Indian Images DS

Visiting: India
Trip Duration 14 Days

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

  • Mysore - Visit the Maharajah's Palace, one of the largest palaces in India
  • Ooty – Enjoy the cool climate of this hill station town
  • Madurai - Wind your way through 1000 ornately carved pillars in the Meenakshi Temple
  • Kochi - Explore the Portuguese influenced city by boat
  • Mamallapuram - Relax on the tropical beaches of the Bay of Bengal


Itineraries on some departure dates may differ, please select.

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  • 1
    Join tour at Bangalore Airport, drive to Mysore

  • 2
    Discover Mysore Palace

  • 3
    Take a game drive in Bandipur National Park

  • 4
    Morning game drive before driving to Ooty

  • 5
    Take a walking tour in the famous hill station

  • 6
    Travel on the Toy Train. Drive to Kochi

  • 7
    Explore Fort Kochi and the Jewish Quarter

  • 8
    Spend the night on a houseboat in the backwaters

  • 9
    Travel to Thekkady

  • 10
    Visit a spice garden en route to Madurai

  • 11
    Discover the ornate Meenakshi Temple

  • 12
    Take a train to Chennai then drive to Mamallapuram

  • 13
    Explore Mamallapuram's shore temples

  • 14
    Tour ends at Chennai Airport

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South Indian Images
Included meals 13 1 1
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
Rickshaw, Bus, Train, Boat, Taxi
5 nights Premium Hotel
7 nights Standard Hotel
1 night Simple Boat
Trip Staff
Driver(s), Explore Tour Leader, Local Guide(s), Boat Crew
Group Size
Generally 12 - 18