Tour overview

Madurai is a major city in Madurai_district in Tamil Nadu and home to the Meenakshi Temple. It is also known as the Temple City of India. You can find temples in almost every street in Madurai. The city is called “Thoongaa Nagaram”, which means Sleepless City. You can find coffee/tea shops open at almost any time of day and night.

Madurai is one of the oldest cities of India and was ruled by Pandya kings over most of its history. The city is famous for is rich heritage and promoting Tamil language through “Sangams”. The city has been in existence since about 4th century B.C and is mentioned in ancient texts of Greeks, Romans and Arabs. The Meenakshi Amman temple situated in the heart of the city is famous, and there are a number of temples in and around the city.

Kodaikanal is a stunningly situated and easy-going hill station on the southern crest of the Palani knolls, some 120km northwest of Madurai. It’s surrounded by wooded slopes, waterfalls and precipitous rocky outcrops and the winding route up and down is breathtaking. Kodai is the only hill station in India set up by Americans, when missionaries established a school for European children here in 1901. The legacy of this is the renowned Kodaikanal International School, whose cosmopolitan influence is felt throughout the town.The Kurinji shrub, unique to the Western Ghats, is found in Kodaikanal. Its light, purple-blue-coloured blossoms flower across the hillsides every 12 years; next due date 2018! Australians will feel at home among the many fragrant gum tree.

DAY 1 : Delhi – Madurai/Kodaikanal(120km/3hrs)

Upon arrival at the Madurai, Meet our representative at the Madurai Airport who will take you for Darshan to Minakashi Temple. After darshan Transfer to Kodaikanal.

Evening free for leisure or Explore nearby places by your own.

Dinner at the Hotel & Overnight stay at the hotel.

Meal : Only Dinner.
Hotel Name : Hotel Mount View.

DAY 2 : Kodaikanal

Morning after breakfast, proceed for a full day sightseeing of Kodaikanal.
Evening back to hotel.

Dinner at the Hotel.

Overnight stay at the hotel.

DAY 3 : Kodaikanal/Madurai

Morning after breakfast, transfer to Madurai. After check in and relax visit famous Meenakshi Temple. In evening Participate in aarti at Meenakshi Temple.
Evening back to hotel.

Dinner at the Hotel.

Overnight stay at the hotel.

DAY 04 : Madurai/Rameshwaram Excursion

Today after breakfast proceed for an excursion of Rameshwaram where you visit famous Lord Shiva Temple. By evening return to Madurai.Dinner and overnight stay in the hotel.