From the bustling limits of the city of Chennai to the cool waters of the Kerala, travel tours in India that highlights relaxation above all is the ideal vacation package from Tour East Holidays. Travellers can now immerse themselves in the finest culture sites that Southern India has to offer. Picture yourself drifting away, surrounded by lush greenery and the ripples of water underneath your kettuvallam. If that isn’t enough to make you want to take a glorious vacation to exotic India, then why isn’t your spot booked already?
Visit “Little France” in Puducherry
Famously depicted in the award-winning movie Life of Pi, the French quarters in what used to be known as Pondicherry is one of India’s most interesting hotspots. Reminiscent of the French countryside, Pondicherry is a destination that will make you feel as if you’re vacationing in two places at the same time. Restaurants offer both French dishes as well as traditional Indian dishes, creating a sample of both worlds travellers won’t be able to resist. The architecture, Botanical garden and boat club are all a fusion of the world’s two biggest tourist destinations.
Marvel at the Meenakshi Amman Temple
An astonishing sight set against the skyline, the historic Meenaksi Amman Hindu temple is the centre of Madurai, a city around 2500 years old. The Meenakshi Amman Temple is a place of great spiritual significance, filled with shrines and colourful carved figurines is the ultimate place to visit for a touch of culture and meditation. Tour East Holidays’ Best of South India tour includes a visit of the ancient Madurai city and several of the other beautiful sculptures and temples in the area.
Cruise along the Kerala backwaters
After walking and touring, nothing could be better than a long cool trip on a houseboat (or kettuvallam) down the bubbling Kerala backwaters. With this India tour, vacation-goers can spend hours adrift watching the natural wildlife in the waters while receiving top-notch service. Some of the creatures native to the waters include otter and turtles, birds like kingfishers and cormorants as well as plenty of crabs and frogs to keep younger travellers entertained for hours. Described as a sensational experience by all who set foot aboard, travellers are guaranteed a hearty meal and greenery as far as the eye can see. Ideal for vacationers looking to slow down from frantic city life, Tour East Holidays will set you adrift in the best experience of your life!