Day 1: Arrive Chennai
Arrive at Chennai airport, and transfer to your hotel. Explore Fort St. George, Kapaleeshwarar Temple, and Marina Beach. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 2: Chennai - Vellore (140kms)
Drive to Vellore, visiting Kanchipuram's temples en route. Explore the Sri Lakshmi Narayani Golden Temple, Vellore Fort, and Jalakandeswarar Temple. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 3: Vellore - Trichy (280kms)
Travel to Trichy via Tiruvannamalai, visiting Arunachaleswarar Temple. Check-in at your hotel and visit Ranganathaswamy Temple in the evening. Overnight stay.
Day 4: Trichy - Madurai (135kms)
Drive to Madurai, explore Meenakshi Temple, Thirumalai Nayakar Palace, and other landmarks. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 5: Madurai - Munnar (160kms)
Depart for Munnar and enjoy a tea estate visit. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 6: Munnar
Visit Pothamedu, Mattupetty dam, Rajamala hill, and more. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 7: Munnar - Thekkady (110kms)
Drive to Thekkady, attend a Martial Arts & Kathakali Dance show in the evening. Overnight stay.
Day 8: Thekkady - Kumarakom (140km) (B)
Explore Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary on a boat safari, followed by a spice plantation tour. Drive to Kumarakom for an overnight stay.
Day 9: Kumarakom - Alleppey
Embark on a houseboat cruise through the backwaters. Enjoy lunch and dinner on the houseboat. Overnight onboard.
Day 10: Alleppey - Cochin (60kms)
Disembark from the houseboat and drive to Cochin. Explore Fort Cochin, St. Frances Church, Jewish Synagogue, and watch a Kathakali Dance show. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 11: Cochin - Kovalam (200kms)
Drive to Kovalam, where you can relax on the beach. Overnight stay.
Day 12: Kovalam
Visit local attractions like Padmanabhaswamy Temple, Attukal Temple, and enjoy a drive along the beaches. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 13: Kovalam - Kanyakumari (85kms)
Drive to Kanyakumari and explore Kanyakumari Temple, Padmanabhapuram Palace, Vivekananda Rock Memorial, and Vattakottai Fort. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 14: Kanyakumari - Rameshwaram (325kms)
Drive to Rameshwaram, visit Ramanathaswamy Temple, Adams Bridge, and enjoy your overnight stay.
Day 15: Rameshwaram - Chettinad (150kms)
Drive to Chettinad, known for its historic mansions. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 16: Chettinad - Thanjavur (100kms)
Continue your journey to Thanjavur, where you'll visit the Brihadeshwara Temple and Thanjavur Palace. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 17: Thanjavur - Pondicherry (180kms)
Drive to Pondicherry via Darasuram Airavateshwarar temple and Gangaikonda Cholapuram. Explore Pondicherry's French Quarters. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 18: Pondicherry - Chennai (160kms)
Visit Auroville and Pondicherry Museum before driving to Chennai via Mahabalipuram's monuments. Overnight in Chennai.
Day 19: Chennai - Departure
After breakfast, transfer to Chennai airport for your onward journey.