from $ 5,549.00
Book Now

Southern Splendors: Chennai to Kovalam



14 Nights/ 15 Days

Tour Type

Daily Tour

Group Size

8 people




Experience the essence of Southern India on our “Southern Splendors” tour, taking you from the vibrant city of Chennai to the serene beaches of Kovalam. Explore ancient temples in Mahabalipuram, French colonial charm in Pondicherry, and the cultural richness of Thanjavur and Madurai. Immerse yourself in the lush tea plantations of Munnar and the wildlife of Thekkady. Cruise the backwaters of Alleppey on a traditional houseboat and discover the historical treasures of Cochin. Finally, unwind on the sandy shores of Kovalam. This 15-day journey showcases the diverse and captivating beauty of South India.


  • Explore Chennai's historical sites, including Fort St. George and Kapaleeshwarar Temple.
  • Journey to Mahabalipuram, discovering UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
  • Experience the cultural blend of Pondicherry with visits to Auroville and the French Quarters.
  • Explore Thanjavur's heritage, including Chidambaram and the Great Living Chola Temples.
  • Visit the iconic Brihadeshwara Temple in Thanjavur and the Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple in Trichy.

Bulk discount (by percent)

Bulk diccount adult
# Discount group From adult To adult Value
1 Discount on 2-person group 2 2 43%
2 Discount on 3-person group 3 3 41%
4 Discount on 4-person group 4 4 53%
5 Discount on 5-person group 5 5 49%
6 Discount on 6-person group 6 6 55%
7 Discount on 7-person group 7 7 53%
8 Discount on 8-person group 8 8 58%


Day 1: Arrive Chennai
Arrival transfer to hotel. Visit Fort St. George, Kapaleeshwarar Temple, and more. Overnight at hotel.

Day 2: Chennai - Mahabalipuram (120kms)
Drive to Mahabalipuram via Kanchipuram. Check-in at hotel and visit UNESCO WHS monuments. Overnight at hotel.

Day 3: Mahabalipuram - Pondicherry (120kms)
Drive to Pondicherry. Visit Aurovil, Pondicherry Museum, and French Quarters. Overnight at hotel.

Day 4: Pondicherry - Thanjavur (180kms)
Drive to Thanjavur via Chidambaram and Great Living Chola Temples. Check-in at hotel.

Day 5: Thanjavur - Trichy (60kms)
Visit Brihadeshwara Temple and drive to Trichy. Visit Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple and Rock Fort. Overnight at hotel.

Day 6: Trichy - Madurai (135kms)
Drive to Madurai. Visit Meenakshi Temple, Thirumalai Nayakar Palace, and more. Overnight at hotel.

Day 7: Madurai - Munnar (160kms)
Drive to Munnar. Tea estate visit and tea tasting. Overnight at hotel.

Day 8: Munnar
Explore Munnar's attractions. Overnight at hotel.

Day 9: Munnar - Thekkady (110kms)
Drive to Thekkady. Evening watch Martial Arts & Kathakali Dance show. Overnight at hotel.

Day 10: Thekkady
Explore Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary on a boat safari. Visit a spice plantation. Drive to Kumarakom. Check-in at the hotel.

Day 11: Thekaddy - Alleppey (135kms)
Transfer to Alleppey boat jetty to board a houseboat. Sail through enchanting backwaters. Overnight on board.

Day 12: Alleppey - Cochin (60kms)
After breakfast, drive to Cochin. Visit Fort Cochin, St. Frances Church, and more. Overnight at hotel.

Day 13: Cochin - Kovalam (200kms)
Drive to Kovalam. Rest and relax on the beach. Overnight at hotel.

Day 14: Kovalam
Visit local attractions and popular beaches. Overnight at hotel.

Day 15: Kovalam - Departure
Breakfast at hotel. Departure transfer to airport.


  • Assistance on arrival at airport.
  • 14 Night's accommodation in 5-star hotels.
  • Daily breakfast at all hotels.
  • 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.
  • Monument 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 Hotels Used or Similar
Chennai - ITC Grand Chola/ The Leela Palace
Mahabalipuram - Radisson Blu Resort & Spa/ U Tropicana
Pondicherry - Palais De Mahe/ La Villa
Thnjore - Svatma
Trichy - Sangam Hotels
Madurai - Courtyard by Marriott/ The Gateway Hotel Pasumalai
Munnar - Chandys Windy Woods/ Tea County
Pariyar (Thekkady) - Spice Village/ Carmelia Haven Resort
Alleppey - Luxury Houseboat (Xandari Riverscapes/ Lakes & Lagoons)
Cochin - Xandari Harbour/ Le Meridien
Kovalam - Raviz Kovalam/ Vivanta by Taj - Green Cove


Based on 0 review
0 /5
0 /5
0 /5
0 /5
0 /5
Showing 1 - 0 of 0 in total

Write a review

from $ 5,549.00

You might also like