Classic Southern India
14 Day / 13 Night Private Tour Package
Private Tour - departs daily
DAY 1: ~ ARRIVE CHENNAI
First Class (4-star) accommodation with breakfast daily
Private transfers with English-speaking driver throughout
Private local English-speaking guides in each city
House Boat for one night including meals on board
Upon your arrival at Chennai airport transfer to hotel.
DAY 2: ~ CHENNAI
Discovery tour of Chennai. You will drive through the bustling city of Chennai
visiting Fort St George. National Art Gallery and the Kapaleeshwar Temple.
DAY 3: ~ CHENNAI – PONDICHERRY
Excursion to Mahabalipuram and Kanchipuram towns, south of Chennai.
Later you will be driven to Pondicherry (3 hours).
DAY 4: ~ PONDICHERRY – THANJAVUR (TANJORE)
Morning city tour of Pondicherry. Later you will be driven to Tanjore (4 hours).
You will stop en route to visit Chola and Darasasuram Temples.
DAY 5: ~ TANJORE
Sightseeing tour of Tanjore. Rest of the day at leisure.
DAY 6: ~ TANJORE – CHETTINAD
This morning you will be driven to Karaikudi (2 ½ hours).
DAY 7: ~ CHETTINAD – MADURAI
You will be driven to Madurai (2 ½ hours).
In the afternoon proceed for city tour of Madurai.
DAY 8: ~ MADURAI - THEKKADY
You will be driven to Thekkady (3 hours).
In the afternoon, proceed to visit the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary by boat on
Lake Periyar. (Subject to water level or weather conditions).
DAY 9: ~ THEKKADY
After breakfast you will be taken for a spice plantation walk. Later this
afternoon, you will again visit Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary by boat on Lake
Periyar. (Subject to water level or weather conditions).
DAY 10: ~ THEKKADY – COCHIN
Drive towards Cochin (4 hours).
In the afternoon, proceed for a city tour of Cochin. This evening you will be
taken to witness the spectacular Kathakali Dance Drama.
DAY 11: ~ COCHIN – ALLEPPEY (HOUSEBOAT)
Driven to Alleppey (1 ½ hours) and board your houseboat for an overnight
cruise through the famous backwater of Kerala. Enjoy the freshly prepared
Keralai food onboard. Overnight.
DAY 12: ~ HOUSEBOAT - KOVALAM
Breakfast on board the houseboat before disembarking and driving to
Kovalam (4 hours).
DAY 13: ~ KOVALAM
Day at leisure.
DAY 14: ~ KOVALAM DEPARTURE
Transfer to Trivandrum airport.
Superior (5-star) Accommodationfrom$100pp
01 Oct 19 - 19 Dec 19 from $2,599pp
11 Jan 20 - 31 Mar 20 from $2,599pp
01 Apr 20 - 30 Sep 20 from $2,479pp
Seasonal surcharges may apply 20 Dec 19 – 10 Jan 20. Blackout dates may apply.
Terms & Conditions: Prices are per person, based on twin share accommodation and including transport, touring as detailed. Valid for travel between 01 Oct 19 – 30 Sep 20. Seasonal surcharges may apply. Blackout dates may apply. On sale until 31 Dec 19. Prices are correct as at 17 Sep 19. All prices are subject to availability and currency fluctuations and can change without notice. Cancellation and change fees will apply. Booking may be subject to compulsory credit card fees and service charges from the agent. Other conditions apply.
ATAS No A10841.