Tirupathi with Mahabalipuram
A short trip covering the most prominent tourist locations in South India will be an ideal choice to spend your mini vacation. Your tour starts with the most popular Tirupati Tirumala temple followed by Kanchipuram, Mahabalipuram and ending with Chennai. Explore the beauty of the locations in all these destinations at one go!
Once you arrive at Chennai, our representative will receive you and assist you for your onward transfer to Tirupati, the world renowned spiritual destination. Check into the hotel and relax for a while. Later start to have Dharshan of Lord Venkateshwara, the self-manifested form of Lord Vishnu in the standing posture. Tirupati Tirumala is acclaimed to be World's richest temple with more than one lakh devotees worshipping the Lord every day. The temple is prominent for world's one of the largest kitchens feeding all the devotees every day and for the sweet ball called Laddu having the GI tag. Have a wonderful dharshan before returning to hotel. Overnight stay in Tirupati.
Post breakfast, check out from the hotel and start your drive to Mahabalipuram, the most visited coastal town of South India. En route stop at Kanchipuram, the holy city of temples. Visit Kamakshi Amman temple, the only temple where the presiding deity Goddess Kamakshi is found in the Padmasana Posture. Then proceed to Ekambareswarar temple, one of the Five Panchabootha temples representing Earth (Prithvi Lingam). Marvel the grandeur of Kailasanathar Temple before you resume your journey to Mahabalipuram, the most frequented coastal resort town of South India, Check into the hotel and rest of the day is at your leisure. Overnight stay at Mahabalipuram.
This day is for Mahabalipuram sightseeing. The city and the sandy shores have a lot to explore. The pinnacle of the Pallava Dynasty can be witnessed here in the form of stone structures and temples on the shore. Marvel at the beauty of Pancha Rathas, Descent of the Ganges which is a monolithic wonder made out of stone, Krishna’s butterball and varaha cave temple. Also visit the Sea Shell Museum where you can see the largest collections of shells and pearls, an astonishing sight. After thoroughly enjoying Mahabalipuram, proceed to Chennai and visit some of the iconic locations. Start with Kapaleeswarar Temple and later on to Fort St.George and Museum. Later in the evening, stroll along the sandy shores of the world’s second longest Beach, the Marina beach and shopping can be done with some souvenirs before returning to hotel Overnight stay in Chennai.
Post breakfast, check out from the hotel to board your flight based on your departure schedule. Tour ends with beautiful memories.
- Arrival and Departure assistance at the Airport/Railway station
- Daily Buffet Breakfast at the hotel.
- Air conditioned Vehicle for all Transfers & Sightseeing as per the itinerary.
- Accommodation on Double Sharing Basis
- All expenses related to vehicle inclusive of Toll, fuel, parking.
- All government related taxes
- Flight / Train Fare / Darshan tickets.
- Guide and Entrance Fee at the monuments and at sightseeing places
- Lunch & Dinner at the hotel
- Any personal expenses such as telephone, laundry bills etc
- Any additional activities
- Package price does not include Gala dinner charges applicable on Christmas and New Year's Evening