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

Highlights of Tamil Nadu - South India

From Chennai (Madras) to Chennai (Madras)
Tour Highlights
Max group size:
10
Age range:
1 to 80 year olds
Operated in:
English
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$1,574
-27%
US $1,146
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Highlights

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

Itinerary

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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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What's included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Additional Services
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

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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 25, 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 26, 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

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    Frequently asked questions

      • Will we get internet coverage on the tour?

        The internet coverage really varies depending on the destination as some places have WI-FI hot spots available and other places will have limited access to the internet. Gets Holidays do have the option of pre-booking you a smartphone, which has features such as; Pre- Loaded Sim Card, Unlimited 3G internet, Unlimited domestic calls, Free incoming domestic/international calls and local pre-loaded apps for restaurants, local information, maps etc to enhance your travel experience. If this is something you would be interested in please contact our team of Travel Experts to check the availability for you.

      • Is it possible to organise an early check-in at the hotel?

        Early check-in is always subject to availability and cannot be requested until you arrive, as the usual check-in time is 1400hrs. If you are arriving in the early morning it is recommended to either book a pre-nights accommodation for an additional cost or leave your luggage at the hotel and go exploring the city until your room is ready.

      • Are airport transfers included in the tour cost?

        The tour cost includes airport transfers for your convience & comfort. A Gets Holidays representative will be waiting for you on your arrival at the airport as per the flight schedule you provide. To organise an airport transfer please make sure you advise your flight details at the time of booking to ensure the availability and to have the transfer confirmed for you.

      • Who can I contact if I have any problems or need assistance on the tour?

        Once you on the tour if you have any issues it is best to contact Gets Holidays support team as they will keep in touch with you via email, phone or WhatsApp during your whole tour. In the unlikely event, there is an issue on the tour it will be resolved for you in a very short time due to Gets Holidays having staff on the ground.

      • Is it possible to request the types of hotels used in the tour?

        If you would like to request different hotels this should not be a problem however make sure you let our team of Travel Experts know in advance so Gets Holidays can do their best to accommodate your request by checking the availability and pricing for the upgrades.

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        These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
        • Typhoid - Recommended for India. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
        • Hepatitis A - Recommended for India. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
        • Cholera - Recommended for India. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
        • Tuberculosis - 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.
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        • For any tour departing before 28 January 2020 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 28 January 2020, a minimum payment of 20% is required to confirm your booking with GeTS Holidays. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 50 days days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
        • Some departure dates and prices may vary and GeTS Holidays will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
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