Board direct Flight from Kualalumpur Malaysia to Trichy Tamilnadu by Airasia & Malindo Air and visit Rameshwaram Madurai Thanjavur Kumbakonam Chidambaram Mahabalipuram Kanchipuram & Chennai tour for 08 Nights 09 Days
Duration : 08 Nights / 09 Days
Destination Covered : Trichy – Rameshwaram - Madurai – Thanjavur – Kumbakonam - Chindambaram – Mahabalipuram – Kanchipuram - Chennai
DAY 01 : KUALALUMPUR (MALAYSIA) – TRICHY (BY AIRASIA / MALINDO FLIGHT)
Drive to KL airport to board flight to Trichy. Upon arrival in Trichy, you are met with our representative at the airport and transferred to your pre-booked hotel. After freshen up, go out for sightseeing tour of Trichy - This is the capital of old Cholas, including the important attractions such as the famous Rockfort Temple, a spectacular monument perched on a massive rocky outcrop. the Sri Ranganathanswami Temple. This temple is one of the largest and most interesting temple complexes in India, built on an island in the middle of the Cauvery River and covering a staggering 2.5 sq km. and Sri Renganathar Temple. Overnight Stay at Hotel.
DAY 02 : TRICHY – RAMESHWARAM (230 KMS & 5 HOURS DRIVE)
Morning after breakfast, drive to Rameshwaram. It’s most significant pilgrim centre of Hindus. It is one of the main four Dham of India. Rameshwaram is the place from where Lord Rama, built a bridge across the sea to rescue his consort Sita, from her abductor, Ravana. This is also the place where Rama worshipped Lord Shiva to cleanse away the sin of killing Ravana. On arrival, check in at your pre-booked hotel. Evening visit - Rameswaram Temple. Overnight stay at Hotel.
DAY 03 : RAMESHWARAM – MADURAI (170 KMS & 4 HOURS DRIVE)
After breakfast, drive to Madurai. Upon arrival, check inn at your pre-booked hote. After freshen up, visit to Meenakshi Sundareshwar, one of the largest temple complex in India built between the 16th and 18th centuries. Apart from the estimated 33 million sculptures there, the temple is absolutely absorbing with the endless rounds of ceremonies, prostration of countless devotees and glittering market stalls, later visit Tiruparankundram Murugan Temple, Palamuthirsolai Murugan Temple. Also visit the Tirumal Nayak’s Palace, which is in a highly decorative monument. Its enormous roofed arcade supported by 48 – foot high stone pillar, still stands. In the evening, visit the Meenakshi temple for the special evening Aarti. Overnight at Madurai.
DAY 04 : MADURAI – THANJAVUR – KUMBAKONAM (240 KMS & 5 HOURS)
Today after breakfast, drive to Kumbakonam via visiting Thanjavur. You will visit Brihadeshwara temple, which was built by Raja and is termed as the crowning glory of Chola temple architecture. This temple is one of the monuments in India with World Heritage listing. Also visit the Thanjavur Palace, which was constructed in 1550 and has huge corridors, spacious halls, and observation and arsenal towers. Followed by a visit to visit Saraswati Mahal Library: This library has one of the most important oriental manuscripts collections, in India. Established around 1700 AD, the library contains a collection of over 44,000 palm leaf, and paper manuscripts in Indian and European languages.
Later continue drive toward Kumbakonam. On arrival in Kumbakonam. Check in at your pre-booked hotel. After freshen up, Visit Navagragha Temples Alangudi (Guru),suriya Narayana temple (suriyan), thingaloor (Chandran), thirunagaeshwaram (Raghu), kanjanoor (sukkiran),
DAY 05 : KUMBAKONAM – CHIDAMBARAM (80 KMS & 2 HOURS)
Morning visit remaining Navgrah temples and drive to Chidambaram. Upon arrival, check in at your pre-booked hotel. After freshen up, today you will visit Famous Nataraja Temple, also known as the Cidambaram Nataraja temple or Thillai Nataraja temple, is a Hindu temple dedicated to Nataraja Shiva as the lord of dance. Overnight stay at hotel.
DAY 06 : CHIDAMBARAM – MAHABALIPURAM – KANCHIPURAM (190 KMS & 4 HOURS DRIVE)
After breakfast, drive to Kanchipuram. En-route visit Mahabalipuram. On reaching visit Shore Temple, Arjuna’s penance and five Ratha. Later continue drive towards Kanchipuram. On arrival, check in at your pre-booked hotel. Overnight stay at hotel.
DAY 07 : KANCHIPURAM – CHENNAI (80 KMS & 2 HOURS )
Today after breakfast, check out from the hotel and go for sightseeing tour of Kanchipuram. Visit the ancient capital of the Pallavas famous as a city of 1000 Temples and still has 124 shrines. The first temple dedicated to Shiva was built in the 7th and 8th century and has paintings on the walls. Visit the most famous temples: Kailasnathar, Vaikuntaperumal, Ekambareshwara, Kamakshiamma and Sakiswarar, you may opt to do visit to the silk cloth markets and wears fame, as Kanchipuram is world fame for silk cloth. After finishing the sightseeing tour of Kanchipuram, proceed to Chennai. Upon arrival, check in at your pre-booked hotel. Overnight stat at Hotel.
DAY 08 :CHENNAI
After breakfast. Today full day city tour of Chennai visiting The St. George Fort, built in 1653, is currently used as the state government’s secretariat, Santhome Cathedral was built around 14th-15th centuries and is another colonial structure worth visiting. Dedicated to Lord Shiva, the Kapaleeswara Temple is the oldest temple in Chennai. Another important temple in the city dedicated to Lord Krishna is Parthasarthy Temple. Evening optionally you can visit flower and fruit market or Marina Beach, the second longest beach in the world. Overnight at Chennai
DAY 08 :CHENNAI – KUALALUMPUR (BY FLIGHT)
Morning after breakfast, check out from the hotel and do the short sightseeing. Later transfer to Airport to board flight for Kualalupmpur, Malaysia.