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South India and Srilanka

  The South is ancient India in its purest form. Streets blaze with vivid color and glorious temple cities are alive with rituals of age-old tradition. From the Bay of Bengal and its Coromandel Coast in the east, the Malabar Coast of Kerala in the west, to the Deccan plateau in the center, the region encompasses tremendous variety.

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South India and Srilanka Tour Snapshot

Please explore some of our selected itineraries here for South India and Srilanka

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  • The India Meteorological Department (IMD) designates four climatological seasons: Winter, occurring from December to March. The year's coldest months are December and January, when temperatures average around 10–15 °C (50–59 °F) in the northwest; temperatures rise as one proceeds towards the equator, peaking around 20–25 °C (68–77 °F) in mainland India's southeast. Summer or pre-monsoon season, lasting from April to June (April to July in northwestern India). In western and southern regions, the hottest month is April; for northern regions, May is the hottest month. Temperatures average around 32–40 °C (90–104 °F) in most of the interior. Monsoon or rainy season, lasting from July to September. The season is dominated by the humid southwest summer monsoon, which slowly sweeps across the country beginning in late May or early June. Monsoon rains begin to recede from North India at the beginning of October. South India typically receives more rainfall. Post-monsoon or autumn season, lasting from October through November. In northwestern India, October and November are usually cloudless. Tamil Nadu receives most of its annual precipitation in the northeast monsoon season.
  • Aaranmula Boat Race
  • Onam
  • Pongal

10 Days Kerala Backwaters Tour

Destination to Visit: Cochin, Munnar, Thekkady, Kumarakom, Alleppey, Kovalam

Trip Overview:

Boat rides in tiger country, Kerala backwaters on a houseboat. Beaches and fishing villages. A temple on the southernmost tip of the Indian landmass. A luxury holiday that takes you to the very edge of India.

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21 Days Best of South India with Ajanta & Ellora

Destination to Visit: Bangalore, Mysore, Chennai, Pondicherry, Chettinad, Tanjore, Trichy, Madurai, Thekkady, Kumarakom, Alleppey, Cochin, Mumbai, Aurangabad

Trip Overview:

South India is home to ancient civilizations, bustling modern cities, mountains, forests, exotic wildlife, temples, beaches and backwaters. This tour takes in a variety of destinations while still giving you the chance to see local life up close and engage with the wonderfully warm and friendly people who call this land home. Later experience the difference between the Modern Cities and the ancient caves depicting early century architectural finesse. Catch a glimpse of how an entire monastery complex would dwell in solid rock caves in Aurangabad.

15 Days Cultural & Heritage South India with Srilanka

Destination to Visit: Chennai, Kanchipuram, Mahabalipuram, Madurai, Periyar, Kumarakom, Alleppey, Cochin, Colombo, Kandy, Nuwara Eliya

Trip Highlights:

Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage

Horton Plains National Park

Jeep hire charges for the Horton Plains

Temple of the tooth relic

Cultural Dance

Botanical Garden of Peradeniya

Haggala Botanical Gardens

Colombo City Walks

 

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18 Days Splendours of South India

Destination to Visit: Cochin, Alleppey, Kumarakom, Thekkady, Madurai, Tanjore, Mahabalipuram, Pondicherry, Chennai, Mysore, Bangalore

Trip Overview:

This compact trip offers a healthy taste of Kerala`s stunning tropical beauty. Luxuriate on the beach and watch the sunset, explore magnificent temples, and savour that last smidgen of flavour as you scrape your banana leaf plate clean. After a night aboard a houseboat in the tranquil backwaters, you may never want to leave.

29 Days Extensive India and Sri Lanka

Destination to Visit: Delhi, Amritsar, Agra, Jaipur, Ahmedabad, Hyderabad, Goa, Cochin, Colombo, Sigiriya, Dambulla, Kandy, Nuwara Eliya, Colombo, Mumbai

Trip Overview:

 The tour begins from the lively city of Delhi which also happens to be the capital city. It has a superb blend of the new and the old, be it the monuments or the bustling markets or lifestyle - Delhi has it all.

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