Navagraham Tour Package

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Nine Planets Temples (Navagraham temples) in Tamil Nadu is a set of nine Hindu temples, each dedicated to one of the nine planetary deities, the  Navagraham  in various places around   Kumbakonam  (The Temple town) in Tamil Nadu, India. The presiding deity in all the temples is Shiva, with a shrine dedicated to the planetary deity.  Tirunallar Saniswaran Temple is located in  Karaikkal , all the other temples are located in Tamil Nadu.

The present masonry structure for most of the temples were built during the reign of Medieval Cholas between the 7th and 11th centuries with later additions from the Vijayanagar period. Constructed in the Dravidian style of architecture, most of the temples have a five-tiered Rajagopuram. The temples are a part of the popular Navagraham pilgrimage in Tamil Nadu.

Day 01

On your arrival at Chennai, our company representative will welcome and take you for breakfast and short briefing will be made about the tour. We will drive you to Thirunallaru and Darshan Sanieswaran temple (Sani) and have lunch.

After lunch we will visit Keezhperumpalam and Darshan Naganathaswamy temple (Kethu). After Darshan, proceed to Kumbakonam for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 02

After Breakfast we will forward drive to Thingalur and Darshan Kailasanathar temple (Chandran), and drive to Alangudi and Darshan Apatsahayesvarar temple (Guru), and reach the hotel at Kumbakonam followed by lunch.

Check out the hotel in the evening and proceed to Thirunageswaram and Darshan Naganathar temple (Rahu) and then to Sooryanarkoil and Darshan Siva Suriyan temple(Suryan).

After the Darshan we will visit Kanjanur and Darshan Agnieswarar temple (Sukra) and reach Sirkazhi for dinner and overnight stay

Day 03

After breakfast we will take you to Vaideeswaran koil to Darshan Vaidanathaswamy temple (Chevvai) and to Thiruvengadu to Darshan Swetharenyesvarar temple (Budhan).

After lunch, check out from hotel and we will drive you back and drop you at Chennai and bid farewell.

Cost Includes :

1. Pickup and drop at designated point

2. Air-condition accommodation on Twin share basis

3. Vegetarian food for the entire trip (breakfast and Lunch for 3 days and Dinner for 2 days)

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


Cost Excludes :

1. Cost for performing any rituals

2. Special Darshan Tickets in other temples, if required

3. Any expenses like tips, laundry, telecom, Internet, mini bar, room service, and porter fees

4. Any other meal/food not mentioned in the inclusion

5. Medical expenses

6. Any other destination not mentioned in the itinerary

7. Any monument, camera 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.