Temple Tour Of South Kashi Rameshwaram
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Day 1 ARRIVAL MADURAI
Upon arrival at Madurai, meet assistance by our executive, followed by transfer to hotel. Onward proceed for sightseeing tour of Madurai visiting – the famous “Meenakshi Amman Temple” dedicated to goddess Parvati. Though it is famous by the name of goddess meenakshi, the temple is also dedicated to her consort lord Shiva as Sundareshwarar. Onward visit the beautiful Tirumalai Nayak palace – a 17th century marvel with beautiful architecture. In the evening visit to ‘Tiruparankundram’ a temple dedicated to the Lord Muruga and is famous as one of the six abodes of Lord Subramaniya. Post visit return to hotel of stay. (Overnight at hotel in Madurai)
Day 2 MADURAI TO RAMESHWARAM
Checkout from hotel after early breakfast and drive to Rameshwaram. Famously known as the South Kashi Rameshwaram is a very popular pilgrim destination in India. It is one of the Char Dhams of India for Hindu devotees. On arrival check in to hotel and onward visit famous Ramanathaswamy temple, Gandhmadhana Parvatham, Hanuman temple and Dhanushkodi (depending on time and permission). (Overnight at hotel in Rameshwaram)
Day 3 RAMESHWARAM TO KANYAKUMARI
After early breakfast drive to so called the lands’ end – Kanyakumari (cape comorin). On reaching kanyakumari Check in to hotel and later for sightseeing visiting places of interest such as The Kumari Amman Temple – the shrine of Devi Kanya Kumari. Vivekananda Rock Memorial - stands on one of two rocks located about 500 meters off the mainland. Gandhi Mandapam - built on the spot where the urn containing the Mahatma Gandhi’s ashes was kept for public viewing before immersion. Thiruvalluvar Statue – the famous poet who recited Thirukkural. Later free time and you can enjoy the spectacular sunset (subject to climatic conditions) (Overnight at hotel in Kanyakumari).
Day 4 KANYAKUMARI TO MADURAI / Via..TIRUCHENDUR
Check out from hotel after breakfast and we proceed to Thiruchendur. The temple here is dedicated to Lord Muruga (Subramanya) and is popular for its huge Gopuram. The temple also houses the idols of Lord Vishnu and Lord Shiva. Post visit proceed to another beautiful temple of “Arulmigu meenakshi chokkanatha swamy” located in Arruppukottai. After visit in here, drive to reach Madurai and Check in to the hotel. (Overnight stay at hotel in Madurai).
Day 5 DEPARTURE MADURAI
Breakfast at residing hotel and the tour ends today with a departure transfer to Madurai airport/rly stn for your onward journey.