Ladies....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.
Women’s Special Pondicherry Tour (IFLY) guests will report at Chhatrapati Shivaji Domestic/International Airport-respective airline terminal, two hours prior to the scheduled flight departure time.
After collecting the snacks hamper from Veena World Airport Representative and completing check in formalities, Women’s Special guests along with Veena World Tour Manager will travel to Chennai - capital city of the state Tamil Nadu, which is known as the ‘Detroit of India’ because many automobile industries are located here.
Joining & Leaving (J&L) Women’s Special tour guests will directly join at Chennai Airport as per the scheduled group flight arrival time. J&L Women’s Special guests who have already reached Chennai can meet the scheduled group as per the guidelines given by Veena World Tour Manager.
Upon arrival, Veena World Tour Manager will meet all Women’s Special tour guests and proceed to Kanchipuram – also known as the 'Golden city of thousand temples.' Today we visit the ancient Vishnukanchi Temple. Later we proceed to Pondicherry – The city which offers glimpse of France in India.
Today we explore the beautiful city of Pondicherry, we visit Auroville - Sri Aurobindo Ashram, Sri Aurobindo Handmade Paper Factory, Ayee Mandapam - Park Monument (Bharathi Park), Vinayagar Temple, French War Memorial and catholic church - Eglise De Sacre Coeur De Jesus. In the evening we take a wonderful heritage walk in the French colonies.
Today we will visit the tiny town of Chidambaram, which is home to the most iconic Shiva temple in India. We visit the Chidambaram Nataraja temple or Thillai Nataraja temple, one of the ancient temple in South India. Later we visit the Pichavaram mangrove forest. To discover nature in its most beautiful shape, here we take a boat ride through the forest & we look at an assortment of extraordinary and indigenous birds.
Today we proceed to Mahabalipuram - historically important town situated on the Coromandel Coast, along the Bay of Bengal in the state of Tamil Nadu. We visit the most famous Shore Temple, legendary Panch Rath, exquisite Varah Caves, awe-inspiring Arjuna's Penance and fascinating Krishna's Butter Ball. Later we proceed to Chennai - capital city of the state Tamil Nadu, which is known as the ‘Detroit of India’ because many automobile industries are located here. Upon arrival we have free time for shopping at Chennai.
It’s time now to say goodbye!
Women’s Special Tour (IFLY) guests will proceed to Chennai Airport as per the scheduled group flight departure time.
Joining & Leaving (J&L) Women’s Special Tour guests can be dropped at Chennai airport along with scheduled group or they can have their own arrangements made for the return journey back home.
Women’s Special Tour concludes with mixed feelings! Happy to have made so many good friends, visited beautiful places and collected joyful memories to be cherished for a lifetime.
We leave with a heavy heart as the golden days of the Women's Special Tour come to an end.
Let’s stay in touch with each other through email, phone, WhatsApp, Facebook, Instagram and meet again on more such wonderful tours.
Veena World wishes all guests a very happy, healthy and wonderful life ahead.