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Pilgrimage Tour Of India

 

Pilgrimage Tour

 

Pilgrimage Tour (04 Nights / 05 Days)

ITINERARY

DAY 01 : Arrive Madurai

Arrive Madurai Airport / Railway station meet & assist by our local representative and proceed to check-in at the Hotel. Madurai - The ancient city of Madurai, some 2600 years old, is laid out on the banks of the River Vaigai as a lotus flower with the Meenakshi Temple in the centre. Half day city tour visiting - Meenakshi Temple, King Tirumalai Palace, Great Tank and Gandhi Museum. Overnight at hotel.

DAY 02 : Madurai - Rameshwaram (170 Kms / 3.5 Hrs Approx.)

Early morning proceed to Rameshwaram. Rameshwaram is an island of Lord Rama's temple at Tamil Nadiu. The presiding deity is the Linga of Sri Ramanatha Swamy, which happens to be one of the twelve Jyotirlingas of India. Rameshwaram is also popularly referred to as the 'Benaras of the south'. Ramanathaswamy Temple Agnitheertham- The sacredness of the place makes it a popular bathing spot with the pilgrims. Ideally a bath at Agnitriham precedes the visit to the Ramanatha Swamy Temple. Dhanushkodi – It is believed to have been the starting point of the bridge that was built by the monkey forces of Lord Rama to access Sri Lanka. Gandamadanaparavtham, the highest point in the island. the devotees beleives that lord Rama's feet was placed on the stone. An earmark of the footprint is there. Overnight stay at Rameshwaram.

DAY 03: Rameshwaram – Kanyakumari (292 Kms /6 Hrs Approx.)

After breakfast check-out from the hotel and proceed to Kanyakumari. On arrival check in at the hotel and in evening visit temple tour. Overnight stay at Kanyakumari.

DAY 04 : Kanyakumari – Kovalam (100 Kms /2.5 Hrs Approx.)

After breakfast check out of the hotel and drive to Kovalam. Arrive and transfer to hotel for and evening, proceed to the sightseeing of Kovalam. Light house beach, Vellayani Lake, Hawa beach, Analothbhava math church, Halcyon Castle, Kovalam jama Masjid, Vizhinjam village etc. Overnight stay in Kovalam.

DAY 05 : Trivandrum Departure

After breakfast check out from the hotel and drop to Madurai railway station/airport for your next destinations.