Madurai - Rameshwaram- Kodaikanal-Ooty - Coimbatore ( 6Night/7Days )
Southern India is also known as the land of gods as it is flooded with temples and places which are having a religious significance. For visiting the Southern India in your own way, you can avail the Madurai, Rameshwaram, Kodaikanal, Ooty, Coimbatore package tour. Under this 7 days and 6-night tour, you can see the different temples with colossal architecture. As South India is the epitome of Indian tradition and culture, you can participate in different cultural activities to know more about Southern India. The flower, fauna and the garden of spices will attract your attention to learn more and will urge you to come back again to these places because you cannot get enough of them in a single visit.
Madurai Arr. Madurai
Upon arrival at Madurai airport/railway station, transfer to hotel. Check-in and relax. Later, proceed for a half day city sightseeing tour of Madurai which is called the `athens of the east' because of the way myth meets life here. It is almost synonymous with the famed Meenakshi temple the nucleus of the temple is older than the Madurai city. The Meenakshi temple complex at Madurai is not only an architectural marvel but also the epitome of Indian culture and civilization. Explore the rest of the day at your own. Overnight stay at the hotel/resort.
Madurai - Rameshwaram(170 KMS – 03H.15 min drive)-
This morning after breakfast, proceed to Rameshwaram, on arrival check into hotel. Afternoon proceed for sightseeing of Rameshwaram – visit Ramanathaswamy temple, Agnitheertham, Ramjharoka temple, Dhanushkodi and Adam’s bridge. Overnight stay at the hotel in Rameshwaram.
Rameshwaram – Kodaikanal (285 KMS – 06 Hours drive)
This morning after breakfast, proceed to Kodaikanal from Madurai. Upon arrival check in to hotel at Kodaikanal. Later visit the Bryant’s Parkand lake. Overnight stay at hotel in Kodaikanal.
After breakfast, proceed for full day sight-seeing of Kodaikanal such as pine forest which was set up by mr. Bryant in 1906 with a view to growing valuable timber. Pillar rock is a set of three giant rock pillars which stand 122 meter high. There is an excellent public garden adjacent to the viewpoint. Green valley view has an excellent panoramic view of the plains and a sheer drop of 1,500 metres (4,900 ft) overlooking the vaigai dam to the south. Coakers walk built by lt. Coaker in 1872 is a 01 km paved pedestrian path running along the edge of steep slopes. On a clear day one can view as far as dolphin's nose in the south, the valley of the Pambar river in the southeast, Periyakulam town and even the city of Madurai. Kodaikanal lake is an artificial star shaped 60 acres lake built in 1863 and is Kodaikanal's most popular geographic landmark. Rowboats, pedals, horses & bicycles can be hired beside the lake for short period. Bryant park is a wonderfully maintained 20.5 acres botanical garden with 325 species of trees, shrubs, cactuses and 740 varieties of roses. Overnight stay at Kodaikanal hotel/resort.
Kodaikanal – Ooty (280 kms – 08 hrs)
After breakfast, check-out and proceed to Ooty. The place that not only provides natural splendors, but also gives you a taste of its various man-made wonders. Enroute proceed for the sightseeing of coonoor, the place surrounded by the tea plantations. The major attractions are pasteur institute, just opposite to the Sim's park, established in 1907. Sim's park is the place where individual tree specimens are planted all over the place, giving a special charm to the park. This beautiful park is situated in a deep ravine and has eight major sections. The winding footpaths spreads all over the park is the most distinctive and lovable feature of this park. Lamb's rock is 08 kms. From coonoor and on the way to dolphin's nose. It commands a grand view of the coimbatore plains. Laws falls is a beautiful picnic spot, situated at coonoor-mettupalayam road at a distance of 07 kms. From coonoor. The height of the falls is about 180 feets. It is just a paradise for nature lovers. Reach and check-in at the hotel. Overnight stay at Ooty hotel/resort.
After breakfast, proceed for full day sight-seeing of Ooty. The major attractions of ooty are botanical garden, a stylish garden bordering immense variety of flowering bushes, flowers, plants, fern house with a vast range of ferns and orchids, a clear pool are some of the highlights of this garden. Ooty lake has an irregular l shape and stretches for more than 2 km in length. The width of the lake varies at regular intervals. "the dodabetta peak is located at an altitude of 2,623 meters and is the highest point of Nilgiris hills. Return back to hotel. Overnight stay at Ooty hotel/resort.
Ooty - Coimbatore Dep. (115 kms – 04 hrs)
After breakfast pack your baggages with a promise to return once again to this paradise. Check-out and proceed on time to board your flight/train with sweet memories of your holiday. We waits for your next visit.