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Highlights of Tamil Nadu - South India - GeTS Holidays
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Highlights of Tamil Nadu - South India

11 days
4.5
(2)
Start and end in Chennai (Madras)
Tour Operator:
GeTS Holidays
Max group size:
10
Age range:
1 to 80
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
103016
Hygiene Measures:
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Highlights

  • Visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site in Mahabalipuram
  • Go to the Aurobindo Ashram in Pondicherry
  • Explore the Thanjavur Palace
  • Witness the spectacular Rock Fort temple
  • Enjoy a Bullock Cart Ride in Chettinad
  • See the famous Meenakshi temple in Madurai

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Itinerary

Start and end in Chennai (Madras)! With the In-depth Cultural tour Highlights of Tamil Nadu - South India, you have a 11 days tour package taking you through Chennai (Madras), India and 5 other destinations in India. Highlights of Tamil Nadu - South India includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. DAY 1: ARRIVAL AT CHENNAI AIRPORT - MAHABALIPURAM (56 KMS - 2 HRS)
  2. DAY 2: MAHABALIPURAM SIGHTSEEING
  3. DAY 3: MAHABALIPURAM - PONDICHERRY (99 KM/2-3 HRS)
  4. DAY 4: PONDICHERRY SIGHTSEEING
  5. DAY 5: PONDICHERRY - THANJAVUR / 165 KMS - 4 HRS APPROX
  6. DAY 6: THANJAVUR - TRICHY - THANJAVUR / 60 KMS - 2 HRS EACH WAY
  7. DAY 7: THANJAVUR - CHETTINAD / 95 KMS - 2.5 HRS APPROX
  8. DAY 8: CHETTINAD - MADURAI / 75 KMS - 2 HRS APPROX
  9. DAY 9: MADURAI SIGHTSEEING
  10. DAY 10: MADURAI - CHENNAI (BY FLIGHT)
  11. DAY 11: CHENNAI DEPARTURE
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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • COVID-19 Health & Safety Measures
  • Meals
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  • Transport
  • Flights
  • Insurance
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Where You'll Stay

Hotel
10 nights

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Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.5
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    4.5
  • Guide
    Good
    4.0
  • Transport
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Accommodation
    Good
    3.5
  • Food
    Good
    4.0
  • 4.6
  • SR
    · February 25th, 2019
    We highly recommend our two week long trip from Chennai to Kochi. The agent Anu from tourradar and the agents Vaseem and Rita from GeTSHoliday accompanied us perfect from the first till the last second. They fulfilled all our wishes so that my husband... Show more
    GeTS Holidays commented on this review
    Hello Sabine, Thank you so much for your valuable feedback and kind words. We appreciate you taking the time out to share your thoughts with us. This in turn helps us to stay motivated and do better each time. Hope to see you soon again. Thank you once... Show more
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    Trip date: January 2019
  • Highlights of Tamil Nadu - South India reviewer 2
    · January 26th, 2019
    the maim problem we had was with some of the accommodation and the guide at Thanjavur. The guide at Thanjavar was far more interested in her phone than us we felt like an inconvenience to her day. A couple of the hotel were out of the way .I think... Show more
    GeTS Holidays commented on this review
    Hello Neil, Greetings of the day! Thank you for your valuable feedback. Our sincere apologies for all the shortcomings during your tour. We have made a note of all the hotels that you have mentioned here. However, we have used these hotels in the past... Show more
    Trip date: January 2019

Dates & Availability

11 days
Highlights of Tamil Nadu - South India
From Chennai (Madras) to Chennai (Madras)
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