Madurai’s temples and palaces can be bewildering, so a private tour with a personal guide to show you around is a good move. This private full-day tour showcases the city’s highlights while providing in-depth background. Among other sights, take in must-sees such as the Meenakshi Amman Temple, Gandhi Museum, and out-of-town Tiruparamkundram Temple, one of Hinduism’s holiest sites. Hotel pickup and drop-off, and entrance fees all included.
Discover South India’s rich architectural tradition with this 8-hour tour of Trichy and Thanjavur. Visit the Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple on an island in Trichy and stop for lunch before traveling to Thanjavur. See the city’s Royal Palace, Brahadeshwarar Temple, Rajarajeswara Temple, and more. This private tour includes round-trip transport from Madurai.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
With this package embark on a visit to some of the most important pilgrimage destinations in Tamil Nadu. Get ready to marvel upon the beautiful architecture and sculptors built with the Dravidian style as some of these places have roots dating back to prehistoric time and are built in honor of Gods and Goddesses. There is recorded evidence of the ancient and energetic city of Madurai having human settlement right from the 6th century BC making it one of the oldest cities in the world. Here get a more personal feel of the culture that has a mix of both modern as well as ancient customs practiced to this day and visit the magnificent Meenakshi Temple and the Tirumalai Nayak Palace. Also visit Rameswaram which is a part of the Char Dham pilgrimage which is believed to help achieve “Moksha”. The beautiful Kanyakumari is also an important pilgrimage center for its shrine of Sri Sthanumalya, the trinity God.
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.
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.
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.
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’.
Madurai is known for its temples constructed in the Dravidian style of architecture by Pandyan and Madurai Nayak kings. It is also one of the most remarkable Hindu pilgrimage centers in India. Madurai is also called Junctions City (Koodal nagaram), Jasmine City (Malligai maanagar), Temple City (Koil maanagar), City that never sleeps (Thoonga nagaram) and Four Junctions City (Naanmada koodal).• Thirumalai Nayakkar Palace, regarded one of the South's wonders.• Visit the renowned Meenakshi Amman Temple, known to have 33,000 sculptors. * Exploring Gandhi Museum