Chennai Mahabalipuram Pondicherry Tour Package

Chennai

Chennai , also known as Madras ( the official name until 1996), is the capital of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Located on the Coromandel Coast off the Bay of Bengal, it is the biggest cultural, economic and educational centre of south India.

Mamallapuram, also known as Mahabalipuram, is a town in Chengalpattu district in the southeastern Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It is on the coastline 58 kilometres (36 mi) south of the city of Chennai. Mamallapuram was one of two major port cities by the 7th century within the  Pallava  kingdom,named after Pallava king  Narasimhavarman I , who was also known as Mahamalla. Along with economic prosperity, it became a center of a group of battle monuments carved out of rock.

Pondicherry, officially known as Puducherry, is the capital and the most populous city of the Indian Union Territory of Puducherry. The city is located in the Puducherry district on the southeast coast of India, and is surrounded by the state of Tamil Nadu with which it shares most of its culture and language.

Day 01 :

On your arrival at Chennai, our representative will greet you and escort you to the hotel for check-in, followed by breakfast. After breakfast, a short briefing will be made about the tour.

We will drive you to Mylapore, Chennai to Darshan Kapalieeswar temple and Thiruvallikeni, Chennai to Darshan Parthasarathy temple. After the Darshan, we will visit Famous Marina beach, and return to the hotel for lunch.

The evening you will get some free time for shopping and packing for your next day trip. Stay overnight at the hotel after having dinner.

Day 02

After breakfast and check out of the hotel we will drive you to Tiruidavinthai to Darshan Nithya Kalyana perumal temple which is on the way to Mahabalipuram.

After we reach Mahabalipuram, we will visit the Seashore temple, the Arjuna penance, the Five Rathas, the Butter ball and the Stalasayana perumal Temple and proceed for lunch.

After lunch, we will leave Mahabalipuram and reach Pondycherry and check-in to the hotel at Pondicherry.In the evening, the day is free for shopping in Pondicherry. We shall return to the hotel for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 03

In the morning after having breakfast, Check out and visit Auroville, and Aurobindho Ashram in Pondicherry.

We will proceed to Chennai after the Darshan of Panchavati Panchamuka Anjaneya Swamy temple. After having lunch, we will drive back to Chennai. After dusk, we will drop you at the Chennai international airport and bid farewell for your onward journey.

Cost Includes :

1. Pickup and drop at railway station / Airport / Bus stand

2. Air-condition accommodation on Twin share basis

3. Vegetarian food for the entire trip (breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

4. All transfer and temple visits by AC Vehicle

5. Vehicle permits, Toll, parking charges, driver allowance

6. Tour Manager and Guide Charges

7. One litre Water bottle three per day for each person

8. 2 Coffee or Tea per day for each person


Cost Excludes :

1. Onward and return flight tickets/ Train Tickets/ Bus Tickets

2. Doli charges in Sholinghur

3. Auto charges

4. Special Darshan Tickets in temples, if required

5. Any expenses of personal nature like tips, laundry, telecom, internet, mini bar, room service, Tips and porter fees.

6. Any other meal/food not mentioned in the inclusion like cool drinks, Milkshakes, fruit salad, fruit juice, Ice cream.

7. Travel insurance and Medical expenses

8. Any other destination not mentioned in the itinerary.

9. Any monument, camera fees, entrance Fees

Travel Insurance

It is highly recommended that the Tour Participants acquire adequate insurance cover to secure their life, health and property as may be advised by your insurance agent to cover any eventualities, associated with your overseas travel including health, accidental injury, loss, liability and the like depending on your assessment of your risk potential. The Tour Participants are advised to discuss your insurance needs directly with your insurance agent before proceeding on the tour and at your own cost procure any additional cover as may be advised. Please note, Insurance is the subject matter of solicitation, please read the terms and conditions of the insurance document carefully before finalizing your desired insurance cover.

Dress Code

It is mandatory to wear the traditional dress as mentioned below. Otherwise the temple authorities will not permit you to enter the temple. The pilgrims shall wear Traditional Dress only.

Male: Dhoti, Shirt, Pant, Kurtha, Paijama.

FeMale: Saree, Half Saree, Chudidhar with Dupatta.

Do’s in Temple:

Concentrate on the Diety inside the temple.

Respect ancient customs and traditions while in temple.

Respect religious sentiments among co-pilgrims

Deposit your offerings only in the Hundi.

Follow the procedures of the temple and wait for your turn for the Darshan of the Lord.

Don’ts in Temple:

Carrying much jewellery and cash.

Wearing footwear in and around the premises of the temple

Throwing away the prasadam and theertham given to you at the temple.

Eating non-vegetarian food, consumption of liquor and other intoxicants and Smoking while in Temple.

Wearing any head guards such as helmets, caps, turbans and hats inside the temple premises.

Committing any act of violence or harshness in the temple premises.

Spit or be a nuisance inside the temple premises.

Mobile phones and other electronic gadgets/equipments

Goods and Service Tax:

GST will be extra and will be charged @ 5% on the mentioned package cost.

Validity:

The mentioned price is valid only till end of April 2020.

Payment Terms:

The payment terms are as follows:

50% advance payment of the total package cost at the time of booking

Balance 50% payment along with GST should be paid within 7 days before the departure

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation by the travellers: After booking your trip, if you wish to cancel the tour you must notify our office in writing.

Full amount will not be refunded after the cancellation of booking. The amount to be refunded are shown below:

  • 1. 10% deduction – Before 30 days from the date of Booking
  • 2. 25% deduction – Between 15 to 29 days
  • 3. 50% deduction – Between 7 to 14 days
  • 4. In case of Cancellation done within 7days before the tour started date, no refund will be made.
  • 5. Flight refund as per airline policy please check your tickets for details.