Pilgrimage or Tirthatan is the
oldest way of traveling from one place to other in India. From
the first instance of civilization to the present day, millions
of Hindus leave their home in search of
destination could be any place with a legend attached. From the high hills of Himalayas to small islands in Arabian Sea and Bay
of Bengal and from the fertile plains of Northern India to the
Southern Peninsula, Hindu pilgrimage centers are in thousands
Tourism in India dates back to
ancient times. Travel for the purposes of learning, pilgrimage
and trade have always been an integral part of the social fabric
of this vast subcontinent. Carrying on this long tradition,
pilgrim tourism in the country today has attained unprecedented
Today, pilgrim tourism forms an important segment of domestic
tourism. India as a confluence of different religions has always
attracted pilgrims from all over the world. India is home to
many religions like Hinduism, Christianity, Sikhism, Buddhism,
Jainism, and Islam and all of them have their important places
9 Nights / 10 Days Religious Roundup:
Chennai - Tirupati
Arrive Chennai. Meet
and transfer to Tirupati. Check-in Hotel Fortune
Kences or similar. Evening darshan to Tirumala. Overnight
Tirupati - Tiruttani -Kanchipuram
to Padmavathi temple, then proceed to Tiruttani, visit
Murugan temple. Then proceed to Kancheepuram. Visit
Ekambareswarar and Vardaraja swamy
temple. Evening shopping. Overnight stay at Hotel
TM or similar.
DAY 03: Kanchipuram - Thiruvannamalai - Chidambaram
Drive from Kancheepuram
to Tiruvannamalai (the famous Annamalaiar temple of
Lord Shiva), then proceed to Chidambaram, evening
visit Sri Nataraja Temple. Overnight stay at Hotel
DAY 04: Chidambaram - Vaideeswaran Kovil - Tanjavur
Drive from Chidambaram
to Vaideeswaran kovil, proceed on to Tanjavur via
Kumbakonam and Swamimalai. Evening visit the Big
temple. Overnight stay at Hotel Oriental towers or
DAY 05: Tanjavur - Madurai
Drive from Tanjavur to
Madurai. Arrive and visit Meenakshi amman temple,
Thiruparam Kunram etc. Overnight stay at Hotel
Madura Park Inn.
Madurai - Rameswaram
Drive from Madurai to
Rameswaram, visit the Ramanathaswamy temple, Agni
Teertham etc. Return back to Madurai. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Madurai - Trichy
Drive from Madurai
to Trichy. Arrive and check-in Hotel Royal Southern
or similar. Visit Rock Fort temple and Srirangam
temple. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Trichy - Chennai
Depart Trichy for
Chennai. Arrive Chennai late evening. Check-in at Hotel
Tulip Benze park or similar. Overnight stay
After Breakfast, visit
the temples of Tiruverkadu/Mangadu. Visit
Asthalakshmi Temple. Rest of the day is free for
Shopping. Overnight Hotel Tulip Benze park or
Day free until
departure. Evening drop at the Airport / Railway
at the above mentioned hotels on twin sharing
basis with Breakfast.
Transport by A/c Car with a reliable English speaking
Assistance to Special
entrance at Tirumala.
Cost does not include:
personal nature such as table drinks, room service
laundry, telephone calls etc.
fees for monuments and temples.
Pooja or special religious rituals at temples.
South Indian temple tours can be customized
depending on your faith, preferences and common group interests!!!
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