13 Days - Southern India Tour from Chennai

Chennai - Cochin - Kumarakom - Bangalore - Mysore - Mumbai


Embarking on South India tours is to experience eye catching beaches with sparkling lucid waters, temples, culture etc.

The itinerary of 13 Days Southern India tour is perfect for family holidays in South India covering major destinations Chennai, Cochin, Kumarakom, Bangalore, Mysore and Mumbai.


  • Visit Mahabalipuram and Kanchipuram Temples
  • St. Thomas Mount, Lighthouse and Marina Beach at Chennai
  • See Fort Kochi, Dutch Palace and Chinese Fishing Net - Cochin
  • Enjoy backwaters of Alleppey
  • See varieties of Bird Species at Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary
  • Experience the Ayurvedic Rejuvenation Therapies at Kumarakom
  • Visit Government Museum, Lal Bagh Botanical Gardens - Bangalore
  • Brindavan Gardens, Ranganathittu bird sanctuary at Mysore
  • Visit Marine Drive, Hanging Gardens and Museum at Mumbai
  • Visit Gateway of India and Elephanta Caves at Mumbai

Day Wise Itinerary

Day 1 : Arrival at Chennai

Arrive Chennai, our representative will welcome you and assist you to pre-booked hotel. Relax for the day.

The tourist attractions of Chennai are the order of the somber and calm Santhome Cathedral, the majestic Valluvar Kottam, the innovative Kalakshetra and the richly historical in content, the Theosophical society and some of the most attractive beaches and temples of Tamilnadu.

The night is spent in a hotel in Chennai.

Day 2 : Chennai - Mahabalipuram - Kanchipuram - Chennai (by surface approx 200 kms/ 6 hrs)

Post breakfast, the tour list comprises of an entire day's programme for the twin temples of Mahabalipuram and Kanchipuram.

Visit locals and the places of historical importance such as the immensely popular Krishna Mandapam and Arjuna's Penance in Mahabalipuram.

Later visit Sakkiswarar Temple, Vaikuntha Perumal Temple and the much famed and fabled Kamakshi Amman Temple will complete your day. Come back to Chennai for stay overnight at hotel.

Day 3 : Chennai Sightseeing

After breakfast, you will visit to the prominent star attractions of Chennai such as the much visited St.

Thomas Mount and the commonly visited Church of St. Mary, the Basilica of San Thome, British-built Old Government House, the lighthouse and the mesmerizing Marina beach.

The night is spent in hotel in Chennai.

Day 4 : Chennai - Cochin (by flight)

Post breakfast, you will transfer to Chennai airport for flight to Cochin. Cochin - major port city of Kerala and famous for Chinese Fishing nets. Arrive Cochin and check into hotel and stay overnight at hotel.

Day 5 : Cochin Sightseeing

Post breakfast, we will take you to visit major attractions of Cochin include Fort Kochi, Dutch Palace (closed on Friday), exquisite Vasco Da Gama Square, where one can appreciate the world renowned and much talked about Chinese fishing nets hung proudly over the enchanting and alluring Kerala backwaters. Stay overnight at hotel in Cochin.

Day 6 : Cochin - Alleppey (by surface approx 54kms / 1hr) - Kumarakom

After breakfast, drive to Alleppey and enjoy the comprises of a serene backwater cruise from Alleppey to Kumarakom. Kumarakom Lake Resort welcomes the tourists with open arms to regale them and let them unwind themselves at the resort.

Later visit Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary to see the varieties of bird species. Come back to resort and stay overnight.

Day 7 : Kumarakom

Today, you will experience the Ayurvedic rejuvenation therapies and the alternative therapies galore at the Kumarakom Lake Resort which is known to be the cornucopia of natural wealth and the tourists continue to be accommodated in the same resort.

Day 8 : Drive from Kumarakom - Cochin - Bangalore (By Flight)

Post breakfast, come back to Cochin and then leave for Bangalore by flight. Bangalore - the serene and calm garden city of Karnataka. Then the tourists are made to stay in the hotels in the same city.

Day 9 : Bangalore Sightseeing

Post breakfast, we will take you for sightseeing of Bangalore. Visit worthy and scenic places - The State Secretariat, Government Museum of Bangalore and the Visvesvaraya Technological and Industrial Museum, Lal Bagh Botanical Gardens and the Ulsoor Lake are some of the star allurements for the traveler out on a journey to seek out the true spirit of Bangalore.

The day's activities follow a stay in the night at one of the city hotel.

Day 10 : Bangalore - Mysore (by surface approx 144 kms / 3 hrs)

Post breakfast, leave from Bangalore to Mysore while visiting Srirangapattanam. The day is spent in leisure and relax. Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 11 : Mysore Sightseeing

After breakfast, we will take you to prominent travel destinations of Mysore such as extremely beautiful Brindavan Gardens, the well stocked and varied Ranganathittu bird sanctuary, the mythical Chamundi Hills, Nanjangudu and the enigmatic Bandipur forest reserve

Day 12 : Drive from Mysore - Bangalore - Mumbai (By Flight)

Post breakfast, back to Bangalore and take a flight to Mumbai. After arrival check into hotel and later go for sightseeing in Mumbai include, the ornately done up Prince of Wales Museum, a placid looking Mani Bhawan, the legendary splash of Marine Drive, Kamla Nehru Park, the ebullient Hanging Gardens and the stately Jain Temple. The rest of the day is free for the sake of the tourists.

Day 13 : Mumbai (Departure)

Early morning, head to grand and imposing Gateway of India and then visit Elephanta Caves (closed on Monday). Later you will be assisted to board a flight for onward destination with beautiful memories.


  • Accommodation in standard category of rooms at all hotels
  • Meal Plan on Bed & Breakfast at all places accordingly
  • Kathakali dance in Cochin (optional)
  • Toy train ride in Elephanta Caves
  • English speaking guide as per places mentioned in itinerary.
  • All transfers sightseeing as per itinerary by air-conditioned private vehicle for the entire tour
  • All applicable current taxes for hotels and transport


  • Air Fare / Rail Fare
  • Expenses of personal nature such as laundry / tips / shopping / telephones / Medical etc.
  • Any other expenses not mentioned in the inclusions mentioned above
  • Entry fees to Monuments specifically
  • Charges in hotels for additional services
  • Photography and video making fees at the sites
  • Personal insurance
  • Tips and gratuities

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