EXPLORE CULTURAL TAMIL NADU TOUR
Tamil Nadu is the southernmost state of India. To the north and west are the states of Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, and Kerala. To the east and south is the Bay of Bengal and the Indian Ocean. The state is separated from Sri Lanka by the narrow Palk Strait. Tours of South India are incomplete without visiting the grand temples and cultural treasures of Tamil Nadu. Explore cultural Tamil Nadu tour in 2N/3D.
Tamil Nadu is rich in mineral resources like limestone, bauxite, lignite, magnesite and iron ore. Cotton spinning and weaving are the major industries besides fertilizers, cement, paper, chemicals, and electric motors. It ranks second (first being Kerala) in the production of fish. The most important river is the Cauvery which is an important source of water and power.
EXPLORE CULTURAL TAMIL NADU TOUR ITINERARY
Day 1: Arrival at Tanjore
Arrive at Tanjore and check into the hotel. Visit the planet gods of Kethu, Mercury, Mars, Moon, Sun, Venus at the temple in Tanjore. We will visit Brihadeshwara temple, also known as the ‘Big Temple’, built by the Chola dynasty. This massive temple is 216 feet high and the single spherical stone on top weighs 80 tons. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 2: Tanjore
Visit the historic town of Tanjore noted for its stunning temples. The traditional temples dedicated to Lord Ganapathi, 434 steps cut out into the Rockside and interspersed with shrines, cause the temple. Also Srirangam, a large temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu that contains among its walls a Bazaar in addition. Overnight Stay at the hotel
Day 3: Trichy / Departure
Visit the Ranganathaswamy temple, the biggest temple complex in India, which has the tallest temple tower. Also visit Rockfort temple and Jain temple, the important tourist places in the city. In the evening board the flight/train to Chennai to board a connecting flight to an onward destination or way back home.