Madurai - Rameshwaram - Kanyakumari
Madurai is regarded as a temple town. It is known for the Meenakshi Sundareswarar Temple. Madurai is one of the most ancient heritage sites of India. Madurai is centered around the Meenakshi Sundareswarar temple. The magnificent temple complex sprawls over an area of 6 hectares. It also has 12 gopurams or gateways, ranging in height from 45 to 50 m, the tallest being the southern one. The southern gateway is beautifully proportioned and is nine stories high. Like the other gopurams, it is also crowded with the Sculpture Meenakshi Templeimages of gods, goddesses, gargoyles, and gryphons. Madurai Meenakshi Sundareswarar temple was rebuilt with amazing resilience by the Nayak rulers of Madurai. Madurai can be reached by train, bus or flight. Madurai has daily flightsfrom Chennai and four times a week from Bangalore. Madurai is an important junction in the South Indian Rail Network. Madurai connects to many cities and towns in Tamilnadu and also to other states.
is an island situated in the gulf of manner at the very tip of the Indian peninsula.
A very important pilgrim centre of the Indians. Rameshwaram is the place from
where Lord Rama, built a bridge across the sea to rescue his consort Sita, from
her abductor, Ravana. This is also the place where Rama worshipped Lord Shiva
to cleanse away the sin of killing Ravana. Both the Vaishnavites and Shaivites
visit this pilgrimage which is known as the Varanasi the south.
Kanyakumari or the Cape Comorin, the southern most tip of peninsular India is sprawled over an area of 1672 sq. km, occupying 1.29% of the total extent of Tamil Nadu. Kanyakumari is also known as Kanniyakumari in Tamil Language. It is the confluence point of three oceans - the Bay of Bengal, the Arabian Sea and the Indian Ocean. Apart from this, it is also a vital Hindu pilgrim center, renowned for its exotic sunrises and sunsets over the horizon. One of the unique features of Kanyakumari is the multicolored sand found on its beach.
Day 1: Depart to Madurai by Train / Coach, overnight journey.
Day 2: Arrival Madurai, pick up from railway station / bus station and transfer to Hotel, afternoon visit Madurai Meenakshi Temple, Chokanadhar Temple, Alagar Temple, Lord Muruga Temple and night halt at Madurai.
Day 3: Depart to Rameshwaram, visit Hanuman Temple (24 ft.) Pamban Bridge, Navpanigriham, Dahanskodi, Kashi Vishwanatha Temple, 24 Kundalas, Ram Paravath, Sita Paravath, Hanuman Paravath, Vishnu Temple and night halt at Rameshwaram.
Day 4: Morning Depart to Kanyakumari, visit Sunrise Point, Triveni Sangamam, Devikumari Amman Temple, Gandhi Mantapam, Kamarajmani Mantapam, VivekanandaRock, Tiruvalluvar Statue (133 Ft.), Susendran Temple and night halt at Kanyakumari.
Day 5: Afternoon Depart to Madurai and drop at railway station or bus station to start for Bangalore.
Day 6: Arrival to Bangalore.
Package Cost Includes
* Transportation from Bangalore - Madurai - Bangalore by train / coach,
* Madurai - Rameshwaram - Kanyakumari - Madurai by reserved vehicle,
* One night stay each at Madurai, Rameshwaram, Kanyakumari,
* Parking & toll taxes,
Package cost excludes
* All meals
* Entrance fees
* Personal Expenses