Southern India 2017 – Pre-designed Private Travel
MUMBAI • AURANGABAD • HYDERABAD • CHENNAI • KOCHI
13 DAYS | PRICES FROM: $6,495 | BEGIN: Mumbai END: Kochi
This itinerary can be modified based on your specific interests, preferred travel dates and budget.
This Pre-Designed Private Travel Experience includes deluxe accommodations, meals as indicated, expert local guides, entrance fees, all transfers and sightseeing excursions by private car. Package price is per person, based on double occupancy. Single supplement applies. Intra-tour air is subject to change. International air fare is additional.
Highlights & Inclusions
- Accommodations as shown
- Meals as indicated in the itinerary
- All transfers and sightseeing excursions by private car and driver
- Your own personal expert local guides
- Enjoy the vibrant metropolis and financial capital of India, Mumbai
- See the temples cut out of rock in the Ajanta and Ellora caves
- Visit the ruined city and ancient capital of Golkonda
- Take a day cruise on the backwaters of South India
Prices Starting From
Low Season (Jan. - Apr.)
High Season (Oct.1 - Dec. 20)
DAYS 1 – 2 • Mumbai, INDIA---Taj Mahal Palace and TowerArrive in Mumbai and be transferred to your luxury hotel. Tour Mumbai, a vibrant metropolis and financial capital of India. See the Gateway of India, the Prince of Wales Museum, the Victoria Terminus and other examples of colonial architecture. Take an excursion to the Elephanta Caves to see the rock-cut temples of the 7th century. Meals: B
DAYS 3 – 4 • Aurangabad---Vivanta by TajFly to Aurangabad to see the Unesco World Heritage Sites of the Ajanta and Ellora caves and their many centuries-in-the-making temples cut out of solid rock. Visit the Sunheri Mahal Museum, the University Museum and the Chhatrapati Shivaji Museum. Take a stroll through the Bani Begum Gardens. Meals: B
DAYS 5 – 7 • Hyderabad---Taj Falaknuma PalaceFly to Hyderabad for a tour of a ruined city and capital of the ancient Kingdom of Golkonda. The fortress citadel was rebuilt for defense from invading Mughals of the north in 1687. Visit the old city of Hyderabad including the Salarjung Museum. Meals: B
DAYS 8 – 9 • Chennai---The LeelaFly to Chennai, known as the Gateway to South India. Visit Marmallapuram, which has various historic monuments built between the 7th and 9th centuries and has been classified as a UNESCO Heritage Site. Visit the open-air museum of sculptures in living rock, Monolithic shrines scooped out caverns magnificently sculpted with the world’s biggest Bas relief in rock. Meals: B
DAYS 10 – 13 • Kochi---Brunton BoatyardFly to Kochi, also called the Queen of the Arabian Sea and once an important trading center for spices in the 14th Century. Visit the Dutch Palace, the Jewish Synagogue, St. Francis church, and the Santa Cruz Basilica. Tour Fort Kochi, and the harbor. Transfer to the Kochi airport to board your flight on to your next destination. Meals: B
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