South India has preserved the
country's ancient traditions and festivals. Rich in culture,
is the land of intricately carved temples, sunny beaches, lush
plantations, exotic wildlife sanctuaries, palm fringed
seashores, verdant hills and panoramic backwaters make up the
The dominant features of south
India are the tropical climate less harsh than the northern
States, lush green tropical vegetation in the coastal areas and
the architecture, culture, languages and lifestyle which had
remained essentially Dravidian at the core in spite of repeated
exposures to alien influences. In spite of the seeming
similarity, each State has different scenery, festivals,
architecture and subtle cultural variations to offer, each State
in its own right a fascinating tourist destination. Pondicherry
and Lakshadweep are again utterly different from the four
traditional States of Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and
5 Nights / 6 Days: Chennai - Tirupathi -
Bangalore - Mysore - Chennai
Arrive Chennai. Meet and transfer to Ambica best
western. City tour and shopping. Overnight stay at
Chennai - Tirupati
Depart for Tirupati after breakfast, arrive Tirupati
after 4 1/2 hrs drive. Check-in Hotel Guestline or
similar. Visit Lord Balaji in the evening
Darshan (Guest should get the darshan band on
arrival and then check-in to hotel). Return to
Tirupati. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Tirupati - Bangalore
Breakfast and drive to Bangalore (6 hrs drive).
Arrive and check-in Hotel Ramanashree or similar. Bangalore
city tour covering visit to Vidhan soudha (photo
stop) cubbon park, lalbaugh gardens, Nandi temple
etc, evening is free for shopping.
Mysore Maharaja Palace
Lalbagh - Bangalore
Bangalore - Mysore
B/fast. Drive from Bangalore to Mysore. Enroute
visit the ruined city of Srirangapatnam. Then
proceed on to Mysore. Afternoon visit the city
palace and evening visit Brindavan gardens.
Mysore - Chennai
B/fast, morning visit Chamundi hills and will have
time for shopping. At 2 pm depart Mysore to Chennai
by Shatabdi expess and arrive Chennai by 21.30 hrs.
Meet and transfer to Hotel Ambica Empire or similar.
Full day free for local sight seeing and shopping.
Late evening drop at the Airport/Railway station.
Airport pick up
and local sight seeing tour at Chennai.
Chennai-Tirupati-Bangalore-Mysore by A/C Ambassodar car.
Chennai by Shatabdi A/c chair car coach (meals included)
accommodation at Hotel Ambica Empire or similar in Chennai.
accommodation at Hotel GuestLine or similar with veg
accommodation at Hotel Ramanashree, Bangalore or similar
with American B/Fast.
accommodation at Hotel Ramanashree Best western in Mysore or
similar with ABF.
Pick up from
Chennai station to Hotel and next day full day sighhtseeing
tour in Chennai and drop at airport.
ticket at Tirumala/Entrances to monuments except at
Cost does not include:
personal nature such as table drinks, room service
laundry, telephone calls etc.
for monument at Srirangapatnam
Customized packages are
available on request based on
Individual needs/Budget/Interest and Time