Day 01 : Chennai
Arrive Chennai, the gateway of South India and one of the four largest cities of India. Check-in at the hotel. In the afternoon proceed for a half-day sightseeing of Chennai.
Day 02 : Chennai / Mahabalipuram
After breakfast drive to Mahabalipuram enroute visit Kanchipuram. KANCHIPURAM, The Golden city 85 km. west of Chennai, was the capital of successive Hindu Dynasties. Visit the temples and handloom weaving.
MAHABALIPURAM, the only surviving shore temple of India is 64 KM south of Chennai, popularly known as the seven Pagodas, is an ancient rock hewn monument, monolithic temples and figures with carvings and sculptures of the 6thand 7th century A.D.
Day 03 : Mahabalipuram / Pondicherry
Pondicherry town has been divided into two sections Ville Blanche (White Town) and Ville Noire (Black Town). Ville Blanche has been planned in the French fashion. Facing the shore is the statue of Dupleix, behind which is the palace of Dupleix with its centre monument, a copy of the famous Arc du Triomphe in Paris. West of the monument are the Palace du Government with the main buildings, the Government House, the High Court, Secretariat, the Cathedral of Notre Dame des Anges, the Light House and Public Library. Visit Shri Aurobindo Ashram and Aurovile.
SHRI AUROBINDO ASHRAM, The main ashram building is on Rue De La Marine and is surrounded by other buildings given over to the various educational and cultural activities of the Aurobindo Society.
AUROVILE, The brainchild of The Mother and designed by French Architect Roger Anger, Aurovile was conceived as an experiment in international living where men and women could live in peace and progressive harmony with each other above all creeds.
Day 04 : Pondicherry / Vedhanthangal / Chennai
After breakfast drive to Tiruchanoor, also known as the Alamelumangapuram. The temple of SriPadmavathi Devi, the consort of Lord Sri Venkateswara is situated here. It is said that visit to Tirumala will be fruitful only after visiting Padmavathi Devi Temple.
Drive to Chennai Airport/Railways Station to connect onward destination.