Welcome to Pondicherry! Experience the French colonial charm of this picturesque coastal town alongwith a visit to the experimental township of Auroville. Enjoy this short but memorable tour that also lets you explore Mahabalipuram, a UNESCO world heritage site with magnificently carved temples.
We arrive in Chennai, meet the group and proceed to Pondicherry.
‘I-Fly Tour’ Guests will arrive at the Chennai Airport as per the scheduled flight. Upon arrival, we’ll meet our Tour Manager at the Chennai Airport and proceed to Pondicherry.
Today we stroll around the Promenade Beachfront in the evening. We have a short ‘meet n greet’ session before dinner.
Today we explore the city of Pondicherry, which includes Auroville, Sri Aurobindo Ashram, and a visit to Sri Aurobindo Handmade Paper Factory, Ayee Mandapam - Park Monument (Bharathi Park), Vinayagar Temple and French War Memorial, Eglise De Sacre Coeur De Jesus (a catholic church well-known for its Gothic architecture and stained glass window panes). Later we enjoy the French heritage walk in the French colonies.
Today we proceed to Mahabalipuram - famous for its temple and beach. We visit the shore Temple, Panch Rath, Varah Caves, Arjuna's Penance and Krishna's Butter Ball at Mahabalipuram and proceed to Kanchipuram - famous for its crafted world-renowned silk sarees - a traditional home industry over here. Further, we also visit Vishnukanchi Temple.
Today we proceed to Chennai and enjoy shopping in the city. After lunch, it’s time now to say goodbye to our tour companions. Let us be in contact with each other through Email, Facebook…. And meet again on yet another memorable tour. See you all!!
‘I-Fly Tour’ Guests will be dropped at the Chennai Airport (By 2pm) as per the scheduled flight.