Discover the history and heritage of Tamil Nadu beginning in the capital city of Chennai. Travel to shore temples, white-washed churches and former French colony of Pondicherry. After this cultural excursion, move to the remote islands of The Andaman & Nicobar Islands, way off the eastern coast of India offering some of the world’s best beaches & diving. Then, end your journey in the historic city of Kolkata.
Welcome to one of the most exciting trip of your travel career. On the very first day, you will arrive at Chennai via flight from Delhi Airport. On arrival, our tour agent/guide will pick up you from Chennai Airport. Have some delicious meal in a hotel and after that, we will head towards to Pudducherry by Air Conditioned Chauffeur driven car. We guarantee, you will definitely enjoy this beautiful road trip. The lakes, the natural beauty, the civilization, all are really beautiful and must see during the trip. On arrival, you will stay in a hotel in Puddhucherry and enjoy your night stay.
Explore the Beauty of Pudduchery: Duration: 8 Hours
Pudduchery city is full of rich culture, natural beauties and world heritage sights. The next morning, a car will wait for you on the hotel lobby with a travel guide. Your tour for Pudduchery Sightseeing will start from 8 AM. During this trip, you will have some delicious local breakfast. After that, explore the beautiful places like Auroville, Sri Aurobindo Ashram, Auroville Beach, Pondichery Museum, several beautiful beaches, Botanical garden, Bharati park, Nehru Park and other famous places. During this trip, you will have to take your lunch in a famous restaurant in the city. After the city exploring in evening, the car will drop you are your hotel/pick up location for windup. Rest at hotel and get the best sleep on the soil of South India.
On next morning, it’s time to say goodbye to Pudduchery. The car will wait for you at the hotel lobby and you will head towards Chennai by road. You will have your delicious breakfast on the way. This road trip will definitely exciting as your next stop is Mahabalipuram on the way to Chennai.
A Glimpse of Mahabalipuram Time: 2-3 Hours (approx.)
Mahabalipuram is one of the ancient city in South India built by Pallava dynasty in 7th & 8th century. This place is full of heritage sites and historical monuments which attracts travellers from all around the world. Apart from the monuments, you will able to discover some famous carved temples and caves in the city. This place was named after the famous demon king Mahabali. The atmosphere, the weather, sandy beaches are the best options to visit this beautiful and historical place for once.
Head towards Chennai
After exploring the beautiful city, it’s time to head towards Chennai. On arrival, you will be dropped at your booked hotel for rest. Enjoy your stay at hotel.
Chennai Cultural Excursion Time: 2-3 Hours (approx.)
After a relaxing morning at leisure, have your breakfast and proceed for Chennai Cultural Excursion. Formerly called Madras, Chennai is known as the “Detroit of South Asia”. Start your day by first witnessing India’s first British fortress in Chennai, Fort St. George. Built in 1640, today it’s the home of Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly. Next, visit 1980 built St. Mary's Church, which accolades for being the one of the oldest British buildings in India before having lunch (on your own).
Witness Artifacts Feature Major South Indian Periods Time: 3-4 Hours (approx.)
After lunch, your next destination will be the National Art Gallery where you’ll get a chance to see some major artifacts of South Indian periods, including the Chola, Vijayanagar, Hoysala and Chalukya. Later, continue to Kapaleeswarar, an ancient Shiva Temple, noted for its beautifully carved gopuram (monumental tower). Next, stop at the peaceful Portuguese-built Santhome Cathedral, named after St. Thomas the Apostle. It is a historical pilgrimage center built in Gothic style. Afterwards, enjoy delicious dinner at the hotel after returning back for an overnight stay.
Flight from Chennai to Port Blair
On the next morning, pack your backs and the car will wait for you at hotel lobby. You will directly go for Chennai Airport where you have to board your flight towards Port Blair. Do not forget to choose the window seat in flight, because the view of port Blair is really awesome from flight. You will be landed at Port Blair after around 2 hrs 20 mins flight timing.
Enjoy the Boat Ride from Port Blair to Havelock Island
On arrival at Port Blair, your next trip towards Havelock Island is by boat. A private boat will wait for you at Port Blair and you will have to board that boat to enjoy the ride. This boat side is definitely amazing as you are moving on deep blue sea waters where you cannot find anything but only water around you. On arrival of Havelock Island, you will be escorted towards your hotel for a night stay.
It’s Adventure Time:
On arrival at Havelock Island, your first place to stay is Jalakara. This place situated in the 4th Village of Havelock Island. On the next morning, enjoy your first day at this beautiful island by involving some adventurous activities on the beach. Enjoy what you want to do on this island. It’s advised to all travelers or tourists to follow the rules and regulations of adventure activities experts. Do not try the same by your own.
On staying Jalakara Beach Resort, do not forget to taste the food of its restaurant. The food of the place has won so many awards and numerous positivity and tasty reviews by different tourists. Your breakfast, lunch and dinner, all will be amazing in this resort. If you are a seafood lover, you just came to the heaven. The international cooks of this resort are ready to serve you the best and delicious food of your life.
Let’s Explore the Beaches:
If you are a beach lover, you wish just came true. Enjoy the beautiful beach in the world in Havelock Island with your barefoot and feel the wet sand. The feeling is really amazing. This place is perfectly suitable for Honeymoon couple. There are special arrangements for them in the resort and so much places to explore. Apart from the beaches, you can also explore the beautiful green forests in this island on the last day at Jalakara Beach Resort. Head back to the resort for a night stay and relax your mind and body.
On next morning, it’s time to check out from Jalakara. Your next stay will be Barefoot. Barefoot resort is one of the famous resort in the world. This place has been situated on the world famous beach no. 7 in Havelock Island.
Time to Go Barefoot:
On arrival at this place, you will lot find any sort of signal, no wifi, no television, no internet connection, nothing. Event you don’t have to wear any shoes here. That’s why this place is normally called ad Barefoot. On Barefoot, you can explore the beautiful beaches around the resort and enjoy the sea waters. The view of the combination of blue water and green forest is really mesmerizing. The beaches on this island are considered as the cleanest beaches in the world. This is a perfect place to say goodbye to the digital world and enjoy a stress free life. At night, get back to the resort to enjoy your night stay and delicious dinner.
Be Adventurous at Barefoot:
On the next morning at Havelock Island, it’s time to have some activities. Participate some famous adventurous activities of this island and make your trip memorable than ever. If you love scuba diving, you’re welcome. Explore the underneath of the sea world and feel the atmosphere out there. If you love paragliding, enjoy the gliding with proper safety. Do not perform any activities without the guidance of the experts. After the day, return back to the hotel for delicious dinner and a stress free sleep.
On the next morning, it’s time to goodbye to this beautiful island. Do not forget to grab all your sweet, beautiful, adventurous and stress free memories with you.
Boat Ride from Havelock Island to Port Blair:
You will have to ride a private boat on returning from Havelock Island to Port Blair. This boat ride is never so exciting if you cannot enjoy the ride on sea. Try to explore different varieties of fishes and enjoy the sea view from your boat.
Port Blair to Kolkata by Flight:
On Arrival at Port Blair from Havelock Island, A car will pick you up towards the airport. You will have to board the next flight to Kolkata. You next stop in this trip is Kolkata, the historical city on East India. Enjoy this two and half hour (approx) flight with some delicious meal on board. On Arrival at Kolkata, A car will drop you at your booked hotel for a stress free night stay.
Local Culture Exploration:
On the next morning in Kolkata, explore the cultural city in east India. This place is also known as “Cultural capital of India”. Here, you can explore the famous historical places from where the culture of the city lives on. This place is the hub of contemporary artistic, scholastic thoughts and literacy. So many famous writers, poets, dancers, singers of India are from this beautiful place. Explore the city museum to find out the historical and cultural evidence of this city.
Famous Sightseeing Tours:
Explore the famous and historical sites in Kolkata during tour Kolkata trip. Do not forget to explore the world famous Howrah Bridge, Victoria Memorial, Dekshineswar Kali Temple, Indian Museum, Mother Teresa house, Science city, Botanical Garden and many more places. You can also explore famous zoos and natural parks in the city. After your city tour in evening, head towards the hotel and windup your day tour. Enjoy the delicious dinner and have a sweet sleep.
On the next morning, it’s time to say goodbye to Kolkata. This is the last day of your trip. A car will pick you from the hotel lobby and drop you at the Kolkata Airport. From there, you will have to board your flight towards Delhi. Wish you a happy and safe journey. Namaste!