• Overview
  • Itinerary
  • Inclusions & Exclusions
  • Tour Info.
  • Date & Price

A French colony till 1954, Puducherry (earlier Pondicherry) is a small Union territory in India that retains a distinctly French ambience and culture. Mahabalipuram is situated on the shore of the Bay of Bengal. It was the chief sea port of the Pallavas who ruled over South India from the 1st century BC to 8th century AD and is recognized as the site of some of the greatest architectural and sculptural achievements in India. Under the reign of the Narasimha Varman, this seaport began to grow as a great artistic centre. Mamallapuram is a UNESCO world heritage site, and a testimonial to the early Dravidian style of architecture.

 

 

Short Itinerary

Day 1) Arrive Chennai - Pondicherry
Day 2) Pondicherry Sightseeing
Day 3) Pondicherry - Mahabalipuram Sightseeing - Chennai
Day 4) Chennai - Departure
 

Day 1) Arrive Chennai - Pondicherry

Arrive at Chennai and proceed to Pondicherry, which is one of the Nine Union Territories of India. This former French colony is a perfect combination of the traditional Indian sensibilities and French architecture, making it a dreamy escape that offers the best of both worlds. On arrival check in at hotel. Evening visit Seaside Promenade which is well maintained area, clean and beautiful and you can actually feel foam spray on your face while sipping a cooler in one of the many cafes at the promenade. Overnight at Pondicherry.

Meals - (Lunch; Dinner)

Day 2) Pondicherry Sightseeing

Proceed for Pondicherry local sightseeing, proceed to Auroville where people of different nationalities, culture, religion, traditions all come together to truly live in peace and harmony. On arrival visit Auroville Visitors Centre and Matri Mandir's View Point. Return back to town and visit Sri Aurobindo Ashram, a spiritual community or ashram located in Pondicherry, French War Memorial - a structure which is dedicated to the soldiers who lost their lives in the First World War. After lunch visit Sri Manakula Vinayagar Temple, which is an ancient temple dedicated to Lord Ganesha. Evening you can enjoy heritage walk in Pondicherry White Town. Overnight at Pondicherry.

Meals - (Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner)

Day 3) Pondicherry - Mahabalipuram Sightseeing - Chennai

After breakfast check out from hotel and proceed to Mahabalipuram - a beautiful beach destination that is slowly becoming the surfing hub of the country. Speckled with several UNESCO World Heritage Sites, courtesy of the ancient Pallava dynasty (3rd - 9th century BC), who were great patrons of art and crafts, Mamallapuram holds a baffling visual treat around every corner. Its awe-inspiring cave temples, sculptures and monuments leave one marvelling at the skill of the craftsmen of that time. On arrival at Mahabalipuram check in at hotel. Mahabalipuram Shore Temple an excellent examples of Pallava Art. Also visit Cave Temples, Krishna's Butter Ball, Five Rathas. After lunch proceed to Chennai enroute visit Dakshinachitra, Chennai's best open air living museum - a cultural centre of heritage, art, architecture, crafts and performing arts of South India. On arrival check in at hotel. Overnight at Chennai.

Meals - (Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner)

Day 4) Chennai - Departure

After breakfast check out from hotel and drop at Airport / Railway Station. Tour ends with sweet and pleasant memories of the trip with Heritage Explorer.

Meals - (Breakfast)

Inclusions:

• 3 Nights Accommodation as per the tour itinerary.
• Transfers & Sightseeing by AC Vehicle* as per the tour plan and group size.
• Meals - as mentioned in the Itinerary.
• All entry fees for all sightseeing places mentioned in the itinerary.
• Professional guides where ever required.
• 01 bottle of packaged drinking water per person per day.
• Evening Tea / Coffee.
• Exploration of many sightseeing locations.
• Tour Manager.

Exclusions:

• GST 5% applicable extra.
• Things not mentioned in Inclusions.
• Any cost of Flight/Train Fare/Bus/Transfers which are not mentioned in Inclusions.
• Any cost of horse back, Pony, Doli, Helicopter (unless specifically mentioned), chopper etc.
• Any extra cost incurred on behalf of an individual due to illness, accident, hospitalization, or any personal emergency.
• Any extra expenses incurred due to any unforeseen circumstances, force majeure instances, natural calamities, political disturbances, strikes, change in route, additional stay etc.
• Any extra cost incurred due to delay in Flights/Rail/Bus/etc.
• Any charges for extra ride, porter charges, laundry, telephone charges, shopping, wines & alcoholic beverages, items of personal nature.
• Cost of any special attire required to visit any particular sightseeing such as Gum Boots, Snow Dress, Skiing Dress, etc.
• Cost of Insurance.
• Any services or activity charges other than those included in the tour itinerary.
• Any kind of food and beverages that are not mentioned in the inclusions like Alcohol, Mineral Water, Meals, Refreshments unless specifically mentioned in Inclusions.
• Any personal expenses like tip to drivers, entry tickets, photography/videography charges and any kind of activities on the trip.
• Any costing arising due to natural calamities like landslides, roadblocks etc. (to be borne by the customer on the spot).

Stay Details:

* Pondicherry :- 2 Nights
* Chennai :- 1 Night

Requirements:

Valid Photo ID Proof :- Adhaar Card / Passport / Voter ID

Pick Up & Dropping:

Pick Up :- Chennai Airport @ 10:00 AM Morning.
Dropping :- Chennai Airport/Railway Station

Adult on Double Sharing ₹ 19,900
Extra Adult ₹ 17,500
Child with Mattress (8-11 Years) ₹ 16,500
Child without Mattress (5-8 Years) ₹ 13,900
Child (2-4 Years) ₹ 2985
Adult on Single Sharing ₹ 26,865
Child (Below 2 Years) ₹ 1,000

Adult on Double Sharing ₹ 15,900
Extra Adult ₹ 13,500
Child with Mattress (8-11 Years) ₹ 12,500
Child without Mattress (5-8 Years) ₹ 9,900
Child (2-4 Years) ₹ 2385
Adult on Single Sharing ₹ 21,465
Child (Below 2 Years) ₹ 1,000

Adult on Double Sharing ₹ 18,900
Extra Adult ₹ 16,500
Child with Mattress (8-11 Years) ₹ 15,500
Child without Mattress (5-8 Years) ₹ 12,900
Child (2-4 Years) ₹ 2835
Adult on Single Sharing ₹ 25,515
Child (Below 2 Years) ₹ 1,000

Adult on Double Sharing ₹ 18,900
Extra Adult ₹ 16,500
Child with Mattress (8-11 Years) ₹ 15,500
Child without Mattress (5-8 Years) ₹ 12,900
Child (2-4 Years) ₹ 2835
Adult on Single Sharing ₹ 25,515
Child (Below 2 Years) ₹ 1,000

Adult on Double Sharing ₹ 20,900
Extra Adult ₹ 18,500
Child with Mattress (8-11 Years) ₹ 17,500
Child without Mattress (5-8 Years) ₹ 14,900
Child (2-4 Years) ₹ 3135
Adult on Single Sharing ₹ 28,215
Child (Below 2 Years) ₹ 1,000

Adult on Double Sharing ₹ 20,900
Extra Adult ₹ 18,500
Child with Mattress (8-11 Years) ₹ 17,500
Child without Mattress (5-8 Years) ₹ 14,900
Child (2-4 Years) ₹ 3135
Adult on Single Sharing ₹ 28,215
Child (Below 2 Years) ₹ 1,000

Adult on Double Sharing ₹ 23,900
Extra Adult ₹ 21,500
Child with Mattress (8-11 Years) ₹ 20,500
Child without Mattress (5-8 Years) ₹ 17,900
Child (2-4 Years) ₹ 3585
Adult on Single Sharing ₹ 32,265
Child (Below 2 Years) ₹ 1,000

Adult on Double Sharing ₹ 23,900
Extra Adult ₹ 21,500
Child with Mattress (8-11 Years) ₹ 20,500
Child without Mattress (5-8 Years) ₹ 17,900
Child (2-4 Years) ₹ 3585
Adult on Single Sharing ₹ 32,265
Child (Below 2 Years) ₹ 1,000

Adult on Double Sharing ₹ 19,900
Extra Adult ₹ 17,500
Child with Mattress (8-11 Years) ₹ 16,500
Child without Mattress (5-8 Years) ₹ 13,900
Child (2-4 Years) ₹ 2985
Adult on Single Sharing ₹ 26,865
Child (Below 2 Years) ₹ 1,000

Adult on Double Sharing ₹ 19,900
Extra Adult ₹ 17,500
Child with Mattress (8-11 Years) ₹ 16,500
Child without Mattress (5-8 Years) ₹ 13,900
Child (2-4 Years) ₹ 2985
Adult on Single Sharing ₹ 26,865
Child (Below 2 Years) ₹ 1,000

Adult on Double Sharing ₹ 23,900
Extra Adult ₹ 21,500
Child with Mattress (8-11 Years) ₹ 20,500
Child without Mattress (5-8 Years) ₹ 17,900
Child (2-4 Years) ₹ 3585
Adult on Single Sharing ₹ 32,265
Child (Below 2 Years) ₹ 1,000

Adult on Double Sharing ₹ 23,900
Extra Adult ₹ 21,500
Child with Mattress (8-11 Years) ₹ 20,500
Child without Mattress (5-8 Years) ₹ 17,900
Child (2-4 Years) ₹ 3585
Adult on Single Sharing ₹ 32,265
Child (Below 2 Years) ₹ 1,000

Adult on Double Sharing ₹ 15,900
Extra Adult ₹ 13,500
Child with Mattress (8-11 Years) ₹ 12,500
Child without Mattress (5-8 Years) ₹ 9,900
Child (2-4 Years) ₹ 2385
Adult on Single Sharing ₹ 21,465
Child (Below 2 Years) ₹ 1,000

Adult on Double Sharing ₹ 18,900
Extra Adult ₹ 16,500
Child with Mattress (8-11 Years) ₹ 15,500
Child without Mattress (5-8 Years) ₹ 12,900
Child (2-4 Years) ₹ 2835
Adult on Single Sharing ₹ 25,515
Child (Below 2 Years) ₹ 1,000

Adult on Double Sharing ₹ 15,900
Extra Adult ₹ 13,500
Child with Mattress (8-11 Years) ₹ 12,500
Child without Mattress (5-8 Years) ₹ 9,900
Child (2-4 Years) ₹ 2385
Adult on Single Sharing ₹ 21,465
Child (Below 2 Years) ₹ 1,000