If you love beaches and haven’t visited the south-western coastline of the country then right away go for Malabar Coast tour that is going to span itself in the duration of 4 nights and 5 days.
You will be visiting some beautiful destinations such as Chennai, Covelong as well as Pondicherry.
- Stopover at the Dakshin Chitra Cultural Center, on the way to Covelong
- Explore the famous Seven Monolithic Temples, Mahabalipuram
- Day-trip to Vijayanagar Fort, a 15th century fort at Gingee
- An afternoon visit to Aurobindo Ashram, built during the 20th century
DAY 1 : CHENNAI – COVELONG
Malabar Coast Tour commences on arrival at Chennai airport. Welcome on arrival and transfer to the hotel at Covelong Beach that lies around 32 kms from Chennai. Visit the Dakshin Chitra Cultural Center en -route and check-in at the hotel for staying overnight. During the tour, along with sightseeing of these places, you are also going to visit the popular temples of Mahabalipuram.
DAY 2 : COVELONG SIGHTSEEING
Relax all through the day at Covelong. The day is free for you to spend at leisure. Overnight stay.
DAY 3 : COVELONG – PONDICHERRY
Continue the Malabar Coast Tour to Pondicherry. En route, drive south towards Mahabalipuram to visit the famous Seven Monolithic Temples that are carved from a single granite rock. Also stop by to see the marvelous painting of Arjuna’s Penance in the village. Continue driving towards Pondicherry and check-in at hotel for overnight stay.
DAY 4 : PONDICHERRY SIGHTSEEING
Early morning, leave for an excursion to Gingee where the imposing 15th century Vijayanagar Fort stands in all its glory. Return to Pondicherry and proceed for a post-lunch visit to the 20th century Aurobindo Ashram. Retire to the hotel for the staying overnight.
DAY 5 : PONDICHERRY DEPARTURE
Malabar Coast Tour ends at Pondicherry and you leave for onward journey or back home.