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Chennai to Chola Heritage: A Cultural Journey



5 Nights / 6 Days

Tour Type

Specific Tour

Group Size

10 people




“Chennai to Chola Heritage: A Cultural Journey” invites you on an enriching exploration of Tamil Nadu’s rich history and culture. Delve into the architectural marvels of the Chola Dynasty, witness the divine aura of ancient temples, and stroll through the charming French Quarters of Pondicherry. This tour blends spirituality, history, and cultural immersion, offering a captivating experience of South India’s heritage.


  • Dive into Chennai's rich heritage with visits to Fort St. George, Kapaleeshwarar Temple, and a scenic drive along Marina Beach.
  • Discover the gleaming splendor of the Sri Lakshmi Narayani Golden Temple and Vellore Fort in Vellore.
  • Explore Trichy's spiritual side, including Arunachaleswarar Temple and the revered Ranganathaswamy Temple.
  • Immerse yourself in Thanjavur's historical treasures, from the iconic Brihadeshwara Temple to the art-filled Saraswathi Mahal Library.
  • Embark on a cultural journey through Darasuram, Gangaikonda Cholapuram, Chidambaram, and Mahabalipuram before concluding your trip in Chennai.

Bulk discount (by percent)

Bulk diccount adult
# Discount group From adult To adult Value
1 Discount on 2-person group 2 2 42%
2 Discount on 3-person group 3 3 44%
3 Discount on 4-person group 4 4 54%
4 Discount on 5-person group 5 5 53%
5 Discount on 6-person group 6 6 57%
6 Discount on 7-person group 7 7 55%
7 Discount on 8-person group 8 8 60%


Day 1: Arrive Chennai
Arrival in Chennai and transfer to the hotel (check-in/out at 12 pm). City tour of Chennai, including visits to Fort St. George, St. Mary's Church, Kapaleeshwarar Temple, Vadapalani Murugan Temple, Government Museum, Dakshinachitra Museum, Santhome Cathedral, and a drive past Marina Beach. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 2: Chennai - Vellore (140kms)
Drive to Vellore after breakfast, with visits to Kanchipuram's temples en route. Explore Vellore, including the Sri Lakshmi Narayani Golden Temple, Vellore Fort, and Jalakandeswarar Temple. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 3: Vellore - Trichy (280kms)
Drive to Trichy via Tiruvannamalai. Visit Arulmigu Arunachaleswarar Temple and continue to Trichy. In the evening, visit Ranganathaswamy Temple. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 4: Trichy - Thanjavur (60kms)
Visit Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple and Rock Fort Temple in Trichy. Drive to Thanjavur, where you'll explore Brihadeshwara Temple, Vijayanagar Fort, Thanjavur Art Gallery, and Saraswathi Mahal Library. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 5: Thanjavur - Pondicherry (180kms)
Drive to Pondicherry, stopping to visit Darasuram Temple, Airavateshwarar Temple, and Gangaikonda Cholapuram en route. Explore Nataraja Temple in Chidambaram. Arrive in Pondicherry, visit Aurovil, Pondicherry Museum, and enjoy a stroll through the French Quarters. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 6: Pondicherry - Chennai (160kms)
Visit Aurovil and Pondicherry Museum before driving to Chennai. En route, explore Mahabalipuram's Monolithic Temples, Five Rathas, Krishna's Butterball, Cave Temples, Shore Temple, and Arjuna's Penance. Drop-off at Chennai airport.


  • Assistance on arrival at airport.
  • 5 Nights' accommodation in 5-star hotels.
  • Daily breakfast and meal as per day plan.
  • Private air-conditioned deluxe car for airport transfer, sightseeing and excursion as per program.
  • English speaking tour guide on sightseeing days (local guide in each city), as per program.
  • Monuments entrances and activities charges mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Bottled drinking water in car.
  • Government taxes.
  • Any flight tickets.
  • Camera charges at monuments.
  • Expenses of personal nature like liquor, laundry, tips, telephone, fax, internet etc.
  • Gratuities & optional activities.
  • Anything not mentioned in inclusions.

Tour's Location


What is the standard of the hotels on this tour?
5 Star below mentioned hotels or similar
Chennai - ITC Grand Chola/ The Leela Palace
Vellore - Regency Sameera Vellore by GRT Hotels/ Fortune Park
Trichy - Sangam Hotels
Thanjore - Svatma
Pondicherry - Palais De Mahe/ La Villa
How many person will be in the group ?
There could be upto 10 people in the group.
Does this tour include airport pick ?
Yes, you can arrive on any flight and private airport transfer will be provided.
How do travelers meet the group ?
On first day of sightseeing all group member will assemble in hotel lobby and there will be first introduction with group member.
What category of hotel accommodation will be provided ?
4star below mention or similar hotels accommodation is included in the tour.
Hotels used or similar for 10 nights accommodation

Hotels used or similar for 5 nights accommodation

Chennai x 1 night
4* - The Raintree/ Accord Metropolitan

Vellore x 1 night
4* - Regency Sameera Vellore by GRT Hotels/ Fortune Park

Trichy x 1 night
4* - Sangam Hotels

Thnjore x 1 night
4* - Sangam Hotels/ Ideal River View Resort

Pondicherry x 1 night
4* - Le Pondy/ The Windflower Resort & Spa
Can travelers upgrade the accommodation to 5-star hotels?
Yes, travelers can upgrade the accommodation to 5-star hotels by paying the supplement. Please send inquiry for same from the booking page to get the price quote.


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