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Trip to Visit Periyar Tiger Reserve in Thekkady from MaduraiDay Trips

Trip to Visit Periyar Tiger Reserve in Thekkady from Madurai

Plan your independent excursion to Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary with the ease of a private round-trip transfer service from Madurai. Your driver meets you at your hotel and takes you through rural India in a comfortable air-conditioned vehicle. Arrive after about three hours, then explore the wildlife sanctuary by choosing one of their daily guided tours (own expense), such as a nature walk or boat cruise on Periyar Lake.
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  • 9 to 12 hours
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$155.93
Price varies by group size
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$155.93
Price varies by group size

Food Walk - Extremely MaduraiPrivate and Luxury

Food Walk - Extremely Madurai

Food Walk in Madurai is a walk deep into the busting streets of Madurai which has been catering travelers since the last 2000 years. This city is multicultural and hence its food is diverse and tempting. This walk takes you into the bylanes which serve the most authentic dishes and drinks of Madurai, Come and start walking for the Extreme Scrumptious Experience!!
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  • 2 to 3 hours
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$30.10
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$30.10

Madurai Local Sightseeing Tour Bus Tours

Madurai Local Sightseeing Tour

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Explore the top attractions of Madurai on a private full-day tour that highlights the city's ancient temples. Your own private driver takes you to Meenakshi Temple, Thiruparankundram Temple, Alagar Temple, and Pazhamudhir Solai, providing a close look at the variety of Hindu temples. You'll also stop at the Thirumalai Nayak Palace and have time to browse the displays at the Gandhi Memorial Museum, which include photographs of Gandhi and some of his personal artifacts. Includes private driver-guide and vehicle, and hotel pickup and drop-off.
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  • 7 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$45.00
Price varies by group size
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$45.00
Price varies by group size

Sacred Pilgrimage Tour - 2nd Abode of Lord Rama in Rameswaram from MaduraiDay Trips

Sacred Pilgrimage Tour - 2nd Abode of Lord Rama in Rameswaram from Madurai

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Travel with your own private guide to Rameswaram and Dhanushkodi beach for a full-day tour of the highlights of Pamban island. Your guide handles all the details and provides insightful commentary about landmarks such as Ramanathaswamy Temple and Pamban Bridge. After a stop for lunch (own expense), have time to relax at Dhanushkodi beach before returning to Madurai.
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  • 10 to 13 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$88.35
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$88.35
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Foodies Day Out at MaduraiBus Tours

Foodies Day Out at Madurai

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We at "Foodies Day Out" offer you the chance to experience the local cuisine as the natives do. We take you to places where no guide book can lead you to. On this tour, we travel across the city of Madurai, to taste the best culinary dishes the city has to offer. We drive around in a car to eat the best signature dishes of our local eateries and also walk along the streets to indulge ourselves in uninhibited eating spree. You will get to taste some unique "madurai" dishes, such as paruthipaal (cotton seed milk), thennam kuruthu (bark of the coconut tree), bun parotta, the super delicious Jil Jil Jigar Thanda etc.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$43.59
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$43.59

Half Day - Madurai City TourBus Tours

Half Day - Madurai City Tour

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Discover the ancient southern city of Madurai, located in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu, on this private tour. Called the “Athens of the East,” the city holds great historical importance to the country. On this tour, see its main landmarks including the Meenakshi Amman Temple and its musical pillars, which produce a different note when struck. Other stops include the Thirumalai Nayakkar Palace and the Gandhi Museum.
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  • 4 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$41.58
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$41.58
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Once Upon A Madurai TrailCultural Tours

Once Upon A Madurai Trail

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Discover the secrets of Madurai on this engaging walking tour. As you make your way through the ancient city, your expert guide will share fascinating stories about kings, Gods, and amazing Madurai residents. Listen to impressive tales that skirt the fine line between myth and history. This relaxed walking tour moves through the city at a leisurely pace.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$23.59
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$23.59

Tour to Chettinad Heritage Town, Thirumayam Fort & Temples from MaduraiDay Trips

Tour to Chettinad Heritage Town, Thirumayam Fort & Temples from Madurai

Spend the day exploring the Chettinad region on a day tour from Madurai. Immerse yourself in the arts and culture of the region, populated with 18th-century mansions and palatial houses in the villages of Kad-iyapatti, Aathangudi, Kanadanur, and Kaanadukathan. Snap photos and see the remarkable architecture while listening to in-depth narrative from your guide.
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  • 10 to 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$64.44
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$64.44
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A beautiful Kodaikanal with trekkingDay Trips

A beautiful Kodaikanal with trekking

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The forest’s gift, Kodaikanal retains its old world charm where the summer struck residents of plains used to visit this cool retreat blessed with nature’s bounty. Located on the southern cliffs of upper Palani range in Tamil Nadu, this spectacular hill station is known for its dense pine trees inclined towards gurgling cold streams and spectacular views. It’s the sylvan beauty of lakes, waterfalls and sweet reminiscing scents of flower gardens flower that draw tourists to visit this charming hill station.  If you want to visualize the blooming blues of this rare flower, then dIn Kodaikanal city tour we covered • Coakers walk • La saleth church • 500 year old tree • Upper lake view • Pine forest • Moier point • Guna cave • Pillar rocks • Kurinji andavar temple • Palani view • Kodai city view • Chettair park • Bryant park • Kodai lake
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  • 2 to 5 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$44.75
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$44.75

2-Hour Walking Tour of MaduraiWalking Tours

2-Hour Walking Tour of Madurai

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Book this unique 2-hour tour to experience the genuine Madurai, one of the oldest cities in India. Get a taste of the local daily life by staying away from those popular tourist attractions. Learn the culture and history from your local guide while experiencing the daily life of the locals in the old traditional area of Madurai.  
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$32.06
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$32.06

Private 4-Day Tour of Thekkady and Aleppey with Houseboat Cruise from MaduraiMulti-day Tours

Private 4-Day Tour of Thekkady and Aleppey with Houseboat Cruise from Madurai

Enjoy this private 4-days best of Kerala tour from Madurai that showcases the important places the area has to offer. Starting with the wildlife of Thekkady and enjoy an overnight backwater houseboat stay at Aleppey/Alappuzha
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  • 4 days
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$461.54
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$461.54
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Rural TourismDay Trips

Rural Tourism

Treat yourself to an unforgettable amazement of authentic and regional road-side food in Ramanathapuram,. Known as a coastal areas, the ancient city also has noteworthy food courts, stalls and eateries.
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  • 1 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$38.59
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$38.59

Sacred Pilgrimage Tour - 1st and 6th Abodes of Tamil God Murugan in MaduraiBus Tours

Sacred Pilgrimage Tour - 1st and 6th Abodes of Tamil God Murugan in Madurai

Book your own private driver for an excursion to two impressive temples on the outskirts of Madurai: Thiruparankundram Murugan Temple and Pazhamudhir Solai. After pickup from your Madurai hotel and a comfortable ride, have time to explore each temple independently and at your own pace. With round-trip transportation by private vehicle, it’s easy to fit this half-day tour into your schedule.
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  • 4 to 7 hours
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$41.58
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$41.58
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Sacred Pilgrimage Tour - 3rd Abode of Tamil God Murugan in Palani from MaduraiDay Trips

Sacred Pilgrimage Tour - 3rd Abode of Tamil God Murugan in Palani from Madurai

Palani Murugan Temple is known as the third in six holy adobes of Lord Murugan and considered the most prominent abodes of Muruga. The deity ‘Lord Palani Murugan’ is referred to as ‘Lord Dandayudhapani’, having the staff in His hand and the deity is made out of amalgam of nine minerals known as ‘Navabashana’.
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  • 7 to 9 hours
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$155.93
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$155.93
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2 Days - Tour to Rameswaram and Dhanushkodi from MaduraiMulti-day Tours

2 Days - Tour to Rameswaram and Dhanushkodi from Madurai

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Cover the highlights of Madurai, Rameswaram, and Dhanushkodi in Tamil Nadu without having to worry about planning your sightseeing, hotels, or transport. This private 2-night tour takes you to Madurai’s painted Hindu temples, including the Meenakshi Temple; and on to Rameswaram to see the Ramanathaswamy Temple, Pamban Bridge, and remains of Dhanushkodi, all by private car. Two nights’ accommodation, breakfasts, and Madurai hotel or airport pickup and drop-off are included.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$103.95
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$103.95
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 Cultural walking Tour with Guide – Vanakkam MaduraiPrivate Sightseeing Tours

Cultural walking Tour with Guide – Vanakkam Madurai

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The speciality of the walking tour  “Vanakkam Madurai” is that the tourists start exploring Madurai city at the dawn escorted by one of our team members through the streets of Madurai which has seen hundreds of vagaries preserving the tradition and portraying the modernity. The walking tour is only for two hours from 6 a.m to 8 a.m. During the walking tour, you can enjoy the traditional snacks and breakfast prepared in a hygienic and healthy way.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$38.98
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$38.98

Athens of the East, A day Spend Touring MaduraiBus Tours

Athens of the East, A day Spend Touring Madurai

Spend a day touring Madurai, affectionately known as the Athens of the East. This city is believed to be one of the oldest in the world and remains an important Hindu pilgrimage site. Walk the “Thousand Pillared Hall” of the Meenakshi Amman Temple; see the mix of Dravidian, Islamic, and European styles at the Thirumalai Nayakkar Palace; and learn about critical moments in Indian history at the Gandhi Memorial Museum.
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$208.00
Price varies by group size
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$208.00
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Private Custom Tour: Madurai Sightseeing with GuideFull-day Tours

Private Custom Tour: Madurai Sightseeing with Guide

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It is said that the city Madurai, which is located on the banks of the river Vaigai, has been a major settlement for about two millennia. It is one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world. It is also one of India's most outstanding Hindu pilgrimage centers. Join us for the private full-day sightseeing tour and explore the city, popular for its temples built by Pandyan and Madurai Nayak kings in the Dravidian style of architecture.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$77.95
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$77.95
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Athens Of The East - A Day In MaduraiBus Tours

Athens Of The East - A Day In Madurai

Spend your day touring Madurai, known as the Athens of the East, it is famous for its temples. It is one of India's most popular Hindu pilgrimage centers. The third largest city in the State of Tamil Nadu is situated on the banks of the river Vaigai and has been a major population center for millennia. It is thought to be one of the oldest inhabited cities in the world. Highlights • Meenakshi Amman Temple • Thirumalai Nayakkar Palace • Gandhi Museum
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$162.00
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$162.00
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Taking safety measures

Ancient Temples Tour in MaduraiBus Tours

Ancient Temples Tour in Madurai

Discover sightseeing tour of this ancient yet bustling city, which dominates one the oldest city in India. Meenakshi Amman Temple Gopurams (pyramidal gateway towers) is covered with a profusion of multi- coloured images of mystical figures, animals and gods. Also visit to other famous attractions of Koodal Alagar Temple, Thiruparankundram, Pazhamudhir Cholai and Alagar Koil
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  • 6 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$41.58
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$41.58
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Heritage Walking Tour of Madurai with Private TransferPrivate Transfers

Heritage Walking Tour of Madurai with Private Transfer

The legendary temples of Madurai are some of South India’s must-see sites, but navigating the sprawling city takes local knowledge. You’ll get an in-depth look at ancient, world-famous Meenakshi Temple, along with a 17th-century royal palace, on this insider’s tour of Madurai’s top heritage sights. Top it off with a taste of the city’s favorite summer drink, and visit markets for a slice of local life.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$124.00
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$124.00
Price varies by group size
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Private Tour: Madurai Sightseeing with GuideBus Tours

Private Tour: Madurai Sightseeing with Guide

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Madurai is an ancient city that is situated in the South state Tamil Nadu, India. It is the earliest recorded civilisation and there is evidence that there was human settlement here dating back to 300 BC. The town is built around the Meenakshi Temple. It is well known for various reasons one of them being the historical monuments like the Meenakshi Amman Temple and Tirumalai Nayak Palace. Madurai has also contributed a lot to Indian literature with its rich and abundant literary tradition. On your visit here admire the Dravidian style of architecture as you pay pilgrimage to Meenakshi temple. The pillars outside the temple are erected so cleverly that they one can hear different notes when touching them. Thirumalai Nayak palace is known as the living palace of the Nayak Kings, it was built in the 17th century and is a beautiful construction with several pillars and domes around. With only a fourth portion of this marvel surviving.
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  • 4 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$54.89
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$54.89
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 The best of Madurai walking tourPrivate Sightseeing Tours

The best of Madurai walking tour

Together with the professional guide, you will visit the most charming places in the city. You will have a chance to explore the city, while hearing fascinating facts and legends. Did you know that over time, Madurai came to be called the "Athens of the East" because of its similar architectural style? Also, Madurai is popularly called 'Thoonga Nagaram,' the city that never sleeps. But do you know why, though? That nickname justifiably describes its nightlife: what Madurai is proud about is its 24 hour market instead of nightclubs. You will be surprised how many stories are hidden in the streets, buildings and corners of Madurai. Your charming guide will tell you what is special and unique about living in this city. Perfect for those who are visiting the city for the first time and want to get the most of it!
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  • 2 hours
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$481.42
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$481.42
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Madurai to Rameshwaram Transfer by Private VehicleAirport & Hotel Transfers

Madurai to Rameshwaram Transfer by Private Vehicle

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You spectacular journey to Rameshwaram starts from the Madurai city/ Airport Start your road trip heading to your hotel to Rameshwaram from the Madurai airport in one of our finely maintained cars. Driven by the English speaking Chauffeurs, your travel from airport to the hotel will guarantee you an excellent trip in India. Our wide range of fleet can cater to the diversified kinds of clientele, assuring a hassle free and comfortable travel.  
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$101.34
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$101.34
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