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Classic South India

From £1540 for 13 days
Trip Overview
Discover a thousand shades of green, indulge in some of the continent’s freshest food and share moments of connection with locals on this 13-day tour. Travel down the scenic East Coast Road into the countryside and across to the west coast before finishing in India’s deep south. Experience the cultures, religions and histories of this region through its small rural towns, fishing villages and the scented spice plantations set in the picturesque Western Ghats mountains. This revelatory trip introduces you to an area less travelled from the comfort of a private vehicle.
Essential Info
Starts: Chennai
Ends: Kovalam
Ages: Min 15
Theme: Discovery
Trip Code: IHHKS
Activity Level:     
Countries visited: India
What's Included


12 Breakfasts included
1 Dinners included


Private vehicle,Ferry


Hotel (10 nights),Resort (2 nights)

Trip Highlights

•   Amid the ordered chaos of Chennai, find tranquillity upon visiting the magnificent Kapaleeshwarar Temple at its centre

•   With its idyllic lifestyle and contemporary feel, Puducherry is a beautiful seaside town to explore

•   Learn about the man who dedicated his life to the independence of India at The National Gandhi Museum

•   Track footprints in search of wild elephants in the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary

•   The rolling hills and chai gardens of Munnar are a tea lover’s dream

•   Ferry-hop between the islands of Fort Kochi to discover palaces, temples and Portuguese architecture at every turn

Dates & Availability
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Departing: 18th Sep 2020
Returning: 30th Sep 2020
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Departing: 16th Oct 2020
Returning: 28th Oct 2020
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Departing: 30th Oct 2020
Returning: 11th Nov 2020
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Departing: 6th Nov 2020
Returning: 18th Nov 2020
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Departing: 26th Nov 2020
Returning: 8th Dec 2020
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Departing: 17th Dec 2020
Returning: 29th Dec 2020
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Departing: 18th Dec 2020
Returning: 30th Dec 2020
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Departing: 21st Dec 2020
Returning: 2nd Jan 2021
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Departing: 28th Dec 2020
Returning: 9th Jan 2021
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Itinerary & Notes
Welcome to Chennai, India. On arrival at the airport, you will be transferred to your hotel. Your adventure begins with an important group meeting at 6 pm. If you arrive in Chennai with free time to spare, perhaps take a walk along Marina Beach or check out the Santhome Cathedral.
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