Flanked by the Indian Ocean, the Arabian Sea, and the Bay of Bengal, South India is blessed with some of the most beautiful, sandy beaches in the country. The culture, lifestyle, languages, and architecture of the four southern states are much different from the rest of India. This tour will take you to explore not only some of the most amazing beaches, such as Kovalam Beach and Shanghumukham Beaches in South In, but also a lot of popular historical attractions including Sri Meenakshi Temple and Thirumalai Nayakar Mahal in Madurai, Ramanathaswamy Temple in Rameshwaram, Vivekananda Rock Memorial and Gandhi Memorial in Kanyakumari.
Day 01: MaduraiUpon arrival at Madurai Airport or Railway Station, you will meet with the representative and transfer to the hotel in Madurai. Depending on your arrival flight schedule, if time permits, in the afternoon proceed for a sightseeing trip of Madurai. Visit the famous Sri Meenakshi Temple, Thirumalai Nayakar Palace, Thirupparankundram Temple, Alagar Koil and Gandhi Museum. Overnight stay at the hotel in Madurai.Day 02: Madurai – Rameshwaram (175 km, approx. 4 hours drive)After breakfast proceed to Rameshwaram. After check-in to the hotel, go sightseeing of Rameshwaram, en-route visit Ramanathaswamy Temple, Agnitheertham, Ramjharoka Temple, Dhanushkodi and Adam’s Bridge. Overnight stay at hotel in Rameshwaram.Day 03: Rameshwaram – Kanyakumari (250 km, approx. 06 hours drive)After early breakfast drive to Kanyakumari and on arrival check in to the hotel. In the afternoon, explore Kanyakumari and visit Suchithram Temple, Devi Kanyakumari Temple, Vivekananda Rock, Gandhi Memorial and Triveni Sangam. In the evening, watch the most beautiful sunset of Kanyakumari. Overnight stay at the hotel in Kanyakumari.Day 04: Kanyakumari – Kovalam (100 km, approx. 03 hours drive)After breakfast transfer to Kovalam, the “Paradise of the South”. After checking in to the hotel on arrival, you can either relax at the hotel or chill at the beautiful Kovalam Beach. Overnight stay at the hotel/resort in Kovalam.Day 05: Kovalam – Trivandrum After the breakfast leave for Trivandrum and visit the Sri Padmanabhaswamy Temple, Kuthiramalika Palace Museum, Veli Tourist Village and the Shanghumukham Beach. Overnight stay at the hotel/resort in Trivandrum Day 06: TrivandrumThere is no itinerary planned for the day. After breakfast you will be transferred to Trivandrum International Airport for your onward journey. The tour ends in Trivandrum.