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TRAVERSING THE DECCAN through the ancient temples of Tamil Nadu, through hills and waterways of Kerala and through jungles and ancient ruins in Karnataka, provides an assortment of experiences. You see the prized bronze collection at Chennai museum and visit the famous Shore Temple at Mahabalipuram; take part in evening prayer ceremony at the Meenakshi Temple in Madurai. Some of the best wildlife reserves of the South are included in this tour and, even if the tiger proves elusive, wild elephants are less shy and equally awe inspiring.
This itinerary takes you through the vast variety that is encompassed by the South: Chennai, Madurai, Kochi, Ooty, Bangalore, each city distinct in terms of heritage, people, culture, ambience; the ancient sites of Belur and Halebid, the ruins of which testify to a flourishing, sophisticated kingdom under the Hoysala ruler. Cruising down the backwaters, it shows you glimpses of a more intimate Kerala; brings you music and dance; and demonstration of the superb control inculcated by the ancient martial arts. It takes an acquaintance further so that next time, when you return, you greet a friend.
Reception and welcome at Chennai airport followed by transfer to your hotel. Spend the rest of the day sightseeing.
Full day excursion to Mamallapuram and Kanchipuram.
Take a flight to Madurai, one of South India’s great temple towns and an ancient centre of learning.
After breakfast leave for Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary. Check in at your hotel before taking a boat safari for close encounters with wildlife.
Drive to Kochi (Cochin) and enjoy a sunset cruise down the backwaters to see the Chinese fishing nets.
A day dedicated to the sights and sounds of the city. Enjoy a kathakali dance performance in the evening.
This ‘Queen of hill stations’ in the heart of the southern Nilgiri mountains is a picturesque five-hour drive away.
The National Park of Bandipur is one of he finest habitats of the Royal Bengal Tiger and the Asian elephant.
A day given over to bringing out the naturalist in you.
Travel to Mysore in the morning. You have the day to sightsee.
Day excursions to the Ranganathitoo Bird Sanctuary, Srirangapatnam and Somnathpur.
Drive out to see the Hoysala temples at Belur, Halebid, and carry on to the 11th century city of Hassan.
Drive to Bangalore after a leisurely breakfast. You have the day to explore the town and shop.
Transfer to the airport in time for your direct flight out, or a connecting flight via Mumbai or Chennai.
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