Same day excursion Chennai to Tiruvannamalai & Vellore Temples

Private day tour from Chennai to Tiruvannamalai & Vellore Temples include private AC vehicle, accompanied English speaking guide from Chennai & monuments entrances. You will visit all important monuments and temples in both cities then we will drop off you to your hotel.

per adult from

$253

NZD

Duration

7 to 8 hours

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  • What's included :
    • Pick up and drop off to your hotel
    • All taxes
    • English speaking guide
    • Bottled drinking water (2 bottle per person)
    • Monuments entrances
    • Transport by AC vehicle
    What's excluded :
    • Any other sightseeing not mentioned in the itinerary
    • Tips to driver & guide
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Tiruvannamalai, Tiruvannamalai, Tiruvannamalai District, Tamil Nadu

    Chennai - Tiruvannamalai - Chennai (200kms/ 4hrs approx one way)

    Pick up from your hotel for full day excursion visit to Tiruvannamalai Temples.

    Tiruvannamalai a Hindu pilgrimage town. At the foot of sacred Arunachala Hill is the vast, ancient Arulmigu Arunachaleswarar Temple, dedicated to the Hindu god Shiva, with intricately carved gopurams (towers). Shiva is worshiped as Arunachalesvara and is represented by the lingam, with his idol referred to as Agni lingam. His consort Parvati is depicted as Unnamalai Amman. To the west, the huge Sathanur Dam was constructed in 1958 on the Thenpennai River. Nearby there are gardens, plus a crocodile farm and a small zoo.

    Duration: 4 hours

    Stop At: Vellore, Vellore, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu

    Next drive to Vellore visit 16th-century Vellore Fort, with its imposing granite walls and surrounding moat. Inside the fort, the Jalakandeswarar Temple features many ornate sculptures. Nearby, the Government Museum has prehistoric relics and natural history displays. Sri Lakshmi Narayani Golden Temple inside the Sripuram spiritual park is situated at the foot of a small range of green hills. This temple is gilded with 1,500 kg of pure gold, double the 750 kg gilding of the dome of the Golden Temple at Amritsar.

    After sightseeing drive back to Chennai and drop off to your hotel.

    Duration: 2 hours

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We provide pickup from all hotels in Chennai
    Departure Time :
    Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. 9/11/2020 - 3/31/2022
    Monday - Sunday:06:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 1 day of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability
    • Infant seats available
    • Near public transportation
    • Stroller accessible
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

10

Organised by Agora Voyages OPC Pvt. Ltd.

Activity ID: V-135633P348

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