Classic South India

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Classic South India - Intrepid Travel
Classic South India - Intrepid Travel
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Chennai (Madras)
+8 Destinations
Southern India


  • Discover a thousand shades of green
  • Share smiles with the friendly local people
  • Experience the culture, religion and history of India
  • Explore small rural towns and the less travelled roads
Age range
15 to 70 year olds
Max Group Size
Coach / Bus, Private Vehicle, Mini-coach
Start in Chennai (Madras) and end in Kovalam! With the in-depth cultural tour Classic South India, you have a 15 day tour package taking you through Chennai (Madras), India and 9 other destinations in India. Classic South India is a small group tour that includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport.

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    Written on March 8, 2010
    5.0 - Excellent

    The trip was so much more than we had imagined. The trop went smoothly due to our great leader Chandra.


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  • Introduction
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  • Day 1: Chennai
  • Day 2: Mamallapuram – Puducherry (Pondicherry)
  • Day 3: Puducherry (Pondicherry)
  • Day 4: Thanjavur
  • Day 5: Karaikudi
  • Day 6: Madurai
  • Day 7: Madurai
  • Day 8: Periyar
  • Day 9: Periyar
  • Day 10: Kochi
  • Day 11: Kochi
  • Day 12: Kerala Backwaters - Kumarakom
  • Day 13: Kovalam
  • Day 14: Kovalam
  • Day 15: Kovalam

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  • Accommodation

  • Guide

  • Meals

  • Transport

  • Flights

  • Insurance

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  • February 1, 2017

    We want to visit rameshwaram, Adams bridge, Dhanushkodi, is it possible?

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    Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.


    These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    Recommended for India. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    Hepatitis A
    Recommended for India. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    Recommended for India. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    Recommended for India. Ideally 3 months before travel.
    Hepatitis B
    Recommended for India. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    Yellow fever
    Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for India. Ideally 10 days before travel.
    Japanese B encephalitis
    Recommended for India. Ideally 1 month before travel.


    Chennai (Madras) is the starting point and Kovalam is the endpoint.
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    TourRadar only requires a deposit of $400 to confirm this Intrepid Travel booking. The remaining balance is then payable 56 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 20 November 2017 the full payment of $2,214 is necessary.
    Cancellation policy
    No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 56 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $2214 for Classic South India, but the deposit of $400 is non-refundable.
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    Covering a total distance of approx 894 km.
    • Chennai (Madras) (India)
    • 49 km
    • Mamallapuram (India)
    • 89 km
    • Pondicherry (India)
    • 288 km
    • Madurai (India)
    • 119 km
    • Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary (India)
    • 70 km
    • Munnar (India)
    • 88 km
    • Kochi (Cochin) (India)
    • 49 km
    • Alleppey (India)
    • 127 km
    • Trivandrum (India)
    • 14 km
    • Kovalam (India)

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