Activities

Tours & Sightseeing

Full Day Tour of Kumbakonam with Lunch - From Thanjavur

Your drive from Thanjavur to Kumbakonam takes about one hour. Kumbakonam has a population of about 145,000 with a strong Hindu majority but it also has a sizeable Muslim and Christian populations. It is known as a "temple town", which makes the visit interesting. You will spend a full day touring the city and its surroundings. Lunch is included. Highlights: Mahamaham TankTemple of Gangaikonda CholapuramAiravatesvara Temple at DarasuramBronze Manufactures UnitSilk Weaving Centers
$87
12 hours
Tours & Sightseeing

Full Day Tour of Kumbakonam - From Thanjavur

Your drive from Thanjavur to Kumbakonam takes about one hour. Kumbakonam has a population of about 145,000 with a strong Hindu majority but it also has a sizeable Muslim and Christian populations. It is known as a "temple town", which makes the visit interesting. You will spend a full day touring the city and its surroundings. Highlights: Mahamaham TankTemple of Gangaikonda CholapuramAiravatesvara Temple at DarasuramBronze Manufactures UnitSilk Weaving Center
$49
12 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Private Madurai Sightseeing Tour From Thanjavur With Lunch

Spend your day touring Madurai, known as the Athens of the East; it is famous for its temples. It is one of India’s most popular Hindu pilgrimage centres. The third largest city in the State of Tamil Nadu is situated on the banks of the river Vaigai and has been a major population center for millenia. It is thought to be one of the oldest inhabited cities in the world. HighlightsMeenakshi Amman TempleThirumalai Nayakkar PalaceGandhi Museum
$132
10 hours
Tours & Sightseeing

Private Madurai Sightseeing Tour From Thanjavur

Spend your day touring Madurai, known as the Athens of the East; it is famous for its temples. It is one of India’s most popular Hindu pilgrimage centres. The third largest city in the State of Tamil Nadu is situated on the banks of the river Vaigai and has been a major population center for millenia. It is thought to be one of the oldest inhabited cities in the world.HighlightsMeenakshi Amman TempleThirumalai Nayakkar PalaceGandhi Museum
$94
10 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Great Living Chola Temples Around Thanjavur

The Great Living Chola Temples, a UNESCO World Heritage site designation refers to three temples in the South Indian state of Tamil Nadu. They are the Brihadisvara Temple in Thanjavur, the Temple of Gangaikonda Cholapuram and the Airavatesvara Temple in Darasuram. Built between the 11th and 12th century A.D., these temples are fine examples of architecture from the Chola dynasty. Visit these 3 temples on a day excursion from Thanjavur.Highlights:Brihadisvara Temple - ThanjavurTemple of Gangaikonda CholapuramAiravatesvara Temple - Darasuram
$58
7 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Great Living Chola Temples around Thanjavur with Lunch

The Great Living Chola Temples, a UNESCO World Heritage site designation refers to three temples in the South Indian state of Tamil Nadu- the Brihadisvara Temple in Thanjavur, the Temple of Gangaikonda Cholapuram and the Airavatesvara Temple in Darasuram. Built between the 11th and 12th century A.D., these temples are fine examples of architecture from the Chola dynasty. Visit these 3 temples on a day excursion from Thanjavur.Highlights:Brihadisvara Temple - ThanjavurTemple of Gangaikonda CholapuramAiravatesvara Temple - Darasuram
$96
7 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Day Excursion To Chettinad Region From Trichy

The Chettinad district is about 60 miles from Trichy in the South Indian state of Tamil Nadu. The district gets its name from the Chettiars, a powerful and prosperous business community whose influence is clearly discernible in the region's culture, crafts and cuisine. The old wealth of the Chettiars can still be seen in the large number of elaborate 19th century mansions they built in a mix of Indian and European styles. On this day-excursion visit some of the finest Chettinad mansions.HighlightsLarge courtyardsColonnaded corridorsRichly decorated rooms
$71
7 hours
Cultural & Theme Tours

Temple Of Jupiter In Alangudi From Trichy With Lunch

According to Hindu mythology there are nine celestial bodies of the zodiac - the Sun, Moon, Mars, Mercury, Jupiter, Venus, Saturn, Rahu and Ketu. There are a set of nine temples in the South Indian state of Tamil Nadu, each dedicated to one of these nine bodies. According to Hindu beliefs, these celestial bodies have a beneficial or malefic influence on an individual’s horoscope as they move through their planetary course. Worshipping them helps remove their negative impact. On this day-excursion from Trichy, visit the Temple of Jupiter situated in the town of Alangudi.HighlightsRiver CauveryTemple of JupiterDravidian architecture
$99
4 hours