Join us on our four-day tour of Chennai, Kanchipuram, Mahabalipuram, and Pondicherry to experience the region’s ancient charm and traditions. Discover the historical and traditional attractions of Chennai, including the Gandhi Memorial, Fort St. George, Parthasarathy Temple, Kala Kshetra, Kapaleeshwar Temple, Mylapore temple, Pantheon Museum & Art Gallery, Old Lighthouse, and Marina Beach.
You will then head to Kanchipuram, also known as the City of Thousand Temples, famous for its temple architecture, silk saris, and 1000-pillared halls. Discover the ancient port city of Mahabalipuram or Mamallapuram, a UNESCO World Heritage Site known for its rathas and mandaps.
Lastly, we will explore Pondicherry, which is renowned for its blend of French and Indian cultures, reflected in its architecture, cuisine, and way of life. Experience the beautiful beaches, historic landmarks, and spiritual sites, including Auroville.
If you want to take a break from your daily routine, come and join us on this tour!
Day 01: Chennai Arrival
On the first day of the trip, visitors will be picked up from Chennai Airport/Station and taken to the hotel. After freshening up, You will visit various popular tourist attractions such as Kapaleeswarar temple, Parthasarathy temple, Children’s park, Snake Park (Closed on Tuesday and will be substituted with a visit to Birla Planetarium), Ashtalakshmi temple, Lighthouse, Vivekanandar House, and Marina Beach. The day ends with a return to the hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 02: Kanchipuram-Pondicherry
On the second day, after an early breakfast and check-out, travelers will travel to Kanchipuram, which is 70 km away and takes 2 hours. There, they will visit the Kanchi Kamatchi Amman temple ,Varadharaja Perumal temple,Kanchi Kamakoti Peetham,Ekambaranathar temple,Kailasanatha temple and Vaikunta Perumal temple before proceeding to Pondicherry, which is 130 km away and takes 2.5 hours. Upon arrival, travelers will check-in to their hotel and freshen up, before heading to the Promenade Beach for some evening relaxation. They will then return to the hotel for the night.
Day 03: Pondicherry City Tour
On the third day of the trip, we will start with breakfast and then proceed for a sightseeing tour of Pondicherry. This will include visits to popular places like Manakula Vinayagar temple, Auroville Matrimandir, Aurobindo Ashram, Botanical Garden, Bharathi park, Arikamedu, Chunnambar Backwater, and paradise Beach. After the tour, we will return to the hotel for an overnight stay in Pondicherry.
Day 04: Pondicherry-Mahabalipuram-Chennai
On the last day of the tour, we will be travelling to Mahabalipuram which is around 100 km away and will take approximately 2 hours to reach. After reaching Mahabalipuram, we will explore the Seashore temple, seashore Beach, Pancha Rathas, Mahishamardini Cave, Lighthouse, Arjunar Penance and Butter Ball. After the sightseeing, we will proceed towards Chennai for departure. Although, the journey from Mahabalipuram to Chennai is approximately 60 km, it may take up to 2 hours due to heavy traffic. At Chennai you will be dropped at either airport or the railway station for you onward journey.