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Chennai to Bangalore Visit Active Temples, Kerala`s Backwater & Palaces



14 Nights / 15 Days

Tour Type

Daily Tour

Group Size

10 people




Chennai to Bangalore Visit Active Temples, Kerala`s Backwater & Palaces is our personal favorite itinerary has the ability to touch your soul and melt your city. Explore the magnificent temple & see the largest & oldest active temples of Hindus in Thanjavur, Trichy & Madurai of which some are UNESCO World Heritage sites. Walk in Colonial town of Chennai, Pondicherry, and Fort Cochin. Explore the picturesque Periyar National Park & learn about spice plantation. Cruise in enchanting backwater at Alleppey. Ride on the famous Nilgiri Mountain Railway and visit fort & palaces of Mysore and Bangalore.


  • This is a private tour/activity only for your group.
  • Enhanced cleaning/ traveler safety.
  • In-depth cultural experience.
  • Flexible sightseeing & stopover.
  • Most travelers can participate.

Bulk discount (by amount)

Bulk diccount adult
# Discount group From adult To adult Value
1 Discount on 2-person group 2 2 3967
2 Discount on 3-person group 3 3 5929
3 Discount on 4-person group 4 4 9536
4 Discount on 5-person group 5 5 11714
5 Discount on 6-person group 6 6 15242
6 Discount on 7-person group 7 7 17420
7 Discount on 8-person group 8 8 21387
8 Discount on 9-person group 9 9 24060
10 Discount on 10-person group 10 10 26733


Day 1: Arrive Chennai
On arrival assistance & transfer to hotel (hotel check in/ out time 12pm). Visit Fort St. George, St Mary Church inside the fortress, Kapaleeshwarar Temple, Vadapalani Murugan Temple, Government Museum, Dakshinachitra Museum, Santhome Cathedral & Marina Beach.
O/n at hotel.
Day 2: Chennai - Mahabalipuram (120kms)
Breakfast at hotel. Drive to Mahabalipuram via visiting Kanchipuram an ancient city famous as city of thousands temple. On arrival check in at hotel. Visit Mahabalipuram UNESCO WHS monuments Monolithic Temples, Krishnas Butterball, Cave Temples, Shore Temple & The Arjuna Penance. O/n at hotel.
Day 3: Mahabalipuram - Pondicherry (100kms)
Breakfast at hotel. Drive to Pondicherry check in at hotel. Visit Aurovil & Pondicherry Museum. Drive pass or walk through stunning French Quarters, charming mustard streets and colonial villas which include French consulate, Raj Nivas, Government Square, Churches & French schools. O/n at hotel.
Day 4: Pondicherry - Thanjavur (185kms)
Breakfast at hotel. Drive to Thanjavur via visiting Chidambaram Nataraja Temple and The Great Living Chola Temples at Gangaikonda Cholapuram & Darasuram. On arrival check in at hotel. O/n at hotel.
Day 5: Thanjavur - Trichy (60kms)
Breakfast at hotel. Visit Brihadeshwara Temple & Palace Complex built by great Chola king in the 10th century. Drive to Trichy check in at hotel. Visit Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple the largest functional temple in the world and The Rock Fort the oldest rock in the world 230 crore years old. O/n at hotel.
Day 6: Trichy - Madurai (135kms)
Breakfast at hotel. Drive to Madurai check in at hotel. Visit Meenakshi Temple, Thirumalai Nayakar Palace, Alagar Koil, Tiruparankundram Murugan Temple & Palamuthirsolai Murugan Temple. O/n at hotel.
Day 7: Madurai - Thekkady (160kms)
Breakfast at hotel. Drive to Thekkady via Ramakkalmedu the windiest places in Asia. On arrival check in at hotel. O/n at hotel.
Day 8: Thekkady
Breakfast at hotel. Explore Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary on boat safari followed by spice plantation tour. Drive to Kumarakom check. O/n at hotel.
Day 9: Thekaddy - Alleppey (135kms)
Breakfast at hotel. Transfer to Alleppey boat jetty to board houseboat & sail through the tropical countryside enchanting backwaters. O/n at hotel.
Day 10: Alleppey - Cochin (60kms)
Breakfast at hotel. Drive to Cochin check in at hotel. Visit Fort Cochin, St. Frances Church, Jewish Synagogue, Mattancherry Palace & Chinese fishing nets. Evening watch Kathakali Dance. O/n at hotel.
Day 11: Cochin - Ooty (280kms)
Breakfast at hotel. Drive to Ooty check in at hotel. Rest time to relax & explore the surrounding. O/n at hotel.
Day 12: Ooty - Mysore (140kms)
Breakfast at hotel. Visit botanical gardens followed by a ride on the famous Nilgiri Mountain Railway. Drive to Mysore check in at hotel. O/n at hotel.
Day 13: Mysore
Breakfast at hotel. Excursion to visit Chennakesava Temple at Somanathapura. On return visit Mysore Palace, Chamundeswari Temple, Nandi Bull, City Palace & St. Philomenas Church. O/n at hotel.
Day 14: Mysore - Bangalore (150kms)
Breakfast at hotel. Drive to Bangalore check in at hotel. Visit Lal Bagh Garden, Cubbon Park, Bangalore Fort, Tippu Summer Palace & Bull Temple. Drive pass Vidhana Soudha & Secretariat. O/n at hotel.
Day 15: Bangalore - Departure
Breakfast at hotel. As per flight schedule departure transfer to airport.


  • Assistance on arrival at airport.
  • 14 Nights' accommodation in 4-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.
  • 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?
4-Star Hotels Used or Similar
Chennai - The Raintree/ Accord Metropolitan
Mahabalipuram - Ideal Beach Resort/ Confluence The Banquet & Resort
Pondicherry - Le Pondy/ The Windflower Resort & Spa
Tanjore - Sangam Hotels/ Ideal River View Resort
Trichy - Sangam Hotels
Madurai - GRT Regency/ Fortune Pandiyan Hotel
Thekkady - The Elephant Court/ Cardamom County
Alleppey - Premium Houseboat (Abad Premium Houseboats/ Rainbow Premium Houseboats)
Cochin - Casino Hotel/ Le Maritime
Ooty - Fortune Resort Sullivan Court/ Sinclairs Retreat
Mysore - Fortune Park JP Palace/ Grand Mercure
Bengaluru - Fortune Select JP Cosmos/ Lemon Tree Premier Ulsoor Lake
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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