Day 01: Arrive at Chennai
Chennai is the staring point for South India Rail Tour. Welcome on arrival by our representative who escorts you to the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 02: Chennai Kanchipuram Mahabalipuram Chennai
Leave for a post breakfast excursion tour to the two majestic temple towns of Kanchipuram and Mahabalipuram. Witness the striking beauty of seven pagodas at Mahabalipuram. Also visit the age-old rock cut temples at the seashore that exemplify Dravidian architecture at its best. Later, sightseeing of temples at Kanchipuram and then return to Chennai hotel in the evening for night stay.
Day 03: Chennai
After early breakfast, we take you on a city sightseeing tour to the Art and Bronze Gallery at the museum, Flower and Fruit Market, High Court, Fort Museum, Marina Beach, Santhome Cathedral and Snake Park. Check out from the hotel at noon and proceed to the railway station to board late evening train to Madurai, the next destination in South India Rail Tour. Overnight stay on board.
Day 04: Madurai
Arrive at Madurai in the morning and check in to the hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Stay for the night at the hotel.
Day 5: Madurai Cochin
The port city of Cochin is the next stopover in your train tour package for South India. Check out from hotel after breakfast and transfer to Cochin by road. You can also visit tiny Kerala villages on the way and get a first-hand experience of local culture. Transfer to hotel upon arrival for overnight stay.
Day 06: Cochin - Bangalore
Leave for a post breakfast city sightseeing tour. Later, check out from hotel and proceed to the railway station to board onward train to Bangalore, the next destination in your train travel to South India. Overnight stay on board.
Day 07: Bangalore
Arrive at Bangalore in the morning and check in to hotel where you will be served breakfast. Sightseeing tour during the day and night stay at the hotel.
Day 08: Bangalore Mysore
Tour to South India by train today takes you to the princely town of Mysore. Check out from hotel after breakfast and transfer to Mysore by road. Check in to hotel upon arrival for night stay.
Day 09: Mysore
Mysore is a must visit site in all South India tour packages and today, we take you on a full day sightseeing tour of the city after breakfast. Start with a visit to the magnificent Maharaja Palace and then proceed to the Art Gallery, Chamundeshwari Temple perched atop the Chamundi Hills. Stop by at the large monolith of Nandi Bull on your return to the hotel. Rest of the day at leisure and night stay at the hotel.
Day 10: Mysore Chennai
Morning free to relax. Check out from the hotel at noon and drive to the railway station to board onward train to Chennai. Our representative receives you upon arrival and escorts you to the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 11: Chennai Departure
South India Rail Tour ends today and you proceed to the airport to board scheduled flight back home or to onward destination. India Holiday Packages offers online booking for South India Heritage Tour and other tour packages for South India. For more information or to book your tour package, please fill in the query form below.