IRCTC has introduced another interesting tour package and this time, it is ‘Treasures of Tamil Nadu And Travancore’ package. Being popular and gorgeous destinations in India, Tamil Nadu and Travancore are visited by numerous tourists every year. People from across the globe are welcomed here. Let’s see what Indian Railways is offering:
Name: Treasures of Tamil Nadu And Travancore
Destination covered: Trivandrum – Kanyakumari – Rameshwaram – Kodaikanal – Madurai
Duration: 5 nights 6 days
Tour Dates: 08 October and 24 December
Date: 8th October, 2019
Hyderabad to Trivandrum: Flight number 6E 434 (Departure: 11:40 AM, Arrival: 1:30 PM)
Date: 24th December, 2019
Madurai to Hyderabad: Flight number 6E 7157 (Departure: 9:5 PM, Arrival: 12:05 AM midnight)
Single Occupancy: INR 29430
Double Occupancy: INR 26100
Triple Occupancy: INR 25000
Child(5-11yrs) with bed: INR 22750
Child (5-11yrs) without bed: INR 19970
Day 01: Hyderabad – Trivandrum
Board flight from Hyderabad Airport and reach Trivandrum in the afternoon. You’ll be picked up and transferred to your hotel. Later, explore the famous Napier Museum and Padmanabhaswamy Temple. Overnight stay in Trivandrum.
Day 02: Trivandrum – Kanyakumari
Have breakfast then check out and reach Kanyakumari (around 2-3 hours drive). Enroute, you’ll visit the Padmanabhapuram Palace. After reaching Kanyakumari, check in the hotel, freshen up and get ready to visit the Rock Memorial, Sunset Point and Beach, Temple. Overnight stay in Kanyakumari.
Day 03:Kanyakumari – Rameswaram
After breakfast, check out and leave for Rameswaram (about 6 hours drive). Visit Tiruchendur on your way. Reach Rameshwaram in the evening and check in the hotel. Stay in Rameswaram overnight.
Day 04: Rameswaram sightseeing
In the morning visit a temple, come back and have your breakfast and check out. Explore Kalam House and by afternoon, leave for Kodaikanal (7 hours drive). Check in the hotel and stay in Kodaikanal.
Day 05: Kodaikanal
After Breakfast, go out and enjoy local sightseeing in Kodaikanal. Stay overnight at Kodaikanal.
Day 06: Kodaikanal – Madurai
Finish your breakfast, check out of the hotel in the afternoon and leave for Madurai (about 3 to 4 hours drive). There visit Meenakshi Temple from 4 to 6 PM. You’ll be dropped at Madurai Airport, board your flight and reach Hyderabad in midnight.