Chennai the biggest industrial and commercial centre in South India.
THANJAVUR (Itineraries 2 & 4):
Visit the architectural marvels and artifacts of the famous Chola dynasty.
MADURAI (Itineraries 1, 2, 3 & 4):
Visit the famous Meenakshi Temple and Naikar Mahal (Palace of a thousand pillars).
Visit all the famous temples.
KODAIKANAL (Itineraries 1 to 7):
Visit Kodai Lake, Coaker's Walk and Kurinji Temple. Enjoy paddle or row boating, shikara rides, trekking, horse riding and cycling. Shop at Belgium Convent and Cheese Shop.
MUNNAR (Itineraries 2 & 6):
Visit Matupetty Lake, the Tea Gardens and the Indo-Swiss livestock project.
THEKKADY (Itineraries 2, 3, 6 & 7):
Visit the Wildlife Sanctuary, the Spice Plantation and Periyar Lake.
KUMARAKOM (Itineraries 2 & 7):
Take the famous backwater rides of Kerala. Go bird-watching, or take an Ayurvedic massage.
KOCHI (COCHIN) (Itineraries 2, 6 & 7):
Visit the Dutch Palace, the Jewish Synagogue and St. Francis Church. See the Chinese fishing nets.