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Tamil Nadu, Tanjore - Alangudi Village Experience

Tamil Nadu, Tanjore - Alangudi Village Experience - Thanjavur, India

Duration: 5 hours
Location: Thanjavur, India

From USD
$52.00

Villages in India best reflect its lifestyle and culture and is the most entertaining means to experience the raw energy of this mystical land. The Alangudi Village at Tanjore opens its door to the travellers who wish to engage themselves in learning more about India’s rich culture and various traditions being followed for thousands of years ... More info ›

Villages in India best reflect its lifestyle and culture and is the most entertaining means to experience the raw energy of this mystical land. The Alangudi Village at Tanjore opens its door to the travellers who wish to engage themselves in learning more about India’s rich culture and various traditions being followed for thousands of years. During this 5 hours’ guided exclusive village program you live like a local at Alangudi, one among the villagers themselves. It lets you have a one of a kind memorable experience which you do not get in any other tourist destinations in India.

Meet Mr. Jagan, our expert local host who lives in Alangudi and knows his village like he knows himself. Start off with a leisurely stroll with him through Alangudi’s village pathways. Get a chance to interact with its local residents, visit the ancient village temples, get introduced to their local village gods, witness Coconut Palm leaf weaving, walk through verdant paddy fields and meet the farmers in action. You would come across many other rare scenes which would take you by surprise and make you fall in love with Alangudi. Once you finish your walking tour, visit a local family. You will have a traditional Aarthi welcome followed by an introduction of the family members.

Later get indulged in an exciting Cooking Demonstration session wherein you will learn different varieties of Tamil Nadu recipes. Cooking is real fun and when it is about learning something new, it is even more fun. The housewife, who will lead the cooking session will brief you about the various ingredients used in each dishes. If you wish, you can also offer your hand to help her cook your delicious South Indian meal. Next up when your meal is ready, dine along with the whole family and have your meal the South Indian style. Food will be served on a Banana leaf and it is recommended to keep your spoons or forks aside and eat with your hands.  It is the traditional South Indian way of eating one’s meal.

Duration: 5 Hours

Timings: 9 am to 2 pm

Inclusions: Guide, Village Walk, Water, Cooking Demo, Lunch

Exclusions: Transport and other expenses not mentioned in the inclusions

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Tiruchirappalli (Trichy) Sightseeing Day Tour

Tiruchirappalli (Trichy) Sightseeing Day Tour - Thanjavur, India

Duration: 8 hours
Location: Thanjavur, India

From USD
$55.00

South India Tours and Travels offers you an exclusive tour packages with tailor made itineraries, comfortable stay and safe journey with professional drivers to experience this city which draws the attention of the voyagers who look up for a perfect holiday vacation in Tiruchirapalli.

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple, Srirangam 7 km north of Tiruchy, Tiruchirappalli 620006 India

The travellers can have a sightseeing of Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Tiruchirapalli Rock Fort, Tiruchirappalli India

The travellers can visit the Rockfort and can have a panoramic view of this city.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Jambukeswarar Temple, Tiruchirappalli India

The travellers can have a visit to Jambukeswarar Temple in Thiruvanaikoil.

Duration: 2 hours

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South India Tours and Travels offers you an exclusive tour packages with tailor made itineraries, comfortable stay and safe journey with professional drivers to experience this city which draws the attention of the voyagers who look up for a perfect holiday vacation in Tiruchirapalli.

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple, Srirangam 7 km north of Tiruchy, Tiruchirappalli 620006 India

The travellers can have a sightseeing of Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Tiruchirapalli Rock Fort, Tiruchirappalli India

The travellers can visit the Rockfort and can have a panoramic view of this city.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Jambukeswarar Temple, Tiruchirappalli India

The travellers can have a visit to Jambukeswarar Temple in Thiruvanaikoil.

Duration: 2 hours

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Navagraha Tour Packages

Navagraha Tour Packages - Thanjavur, India

Duration: 4 days
Location: Thanjavur, India

From USD
$115.00

Navagraha Temple Tour covers all 9 Planet temples with near by Important temples. We provide a private transport with an English speaking tour driver ... More info ›

Navagraha Temple Tour covers all 9 Planet temples with near by Important temples. We provide a private transport with an English speaking tour driver. We arrange you a very neat and clean standard hotels for your overnight stay.

Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival at Trichy. Drive to Kumbakonam, en-route visit Thanjavur Big Temple, Chandran Temple, Swamimalai Murugan Temple

Stop At: Brihadeeswara Temple, Membalam Rd, Balaganapathy Nagar, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu 613007, India
Brihadeshwara Temple (Tamil: Peruvudaiyar Kovil) is a Hindu temple dedicated to Shiva. The temple is part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site known as the "Great Living Chola Temples", along with Brihadeeswarar Temple, Gangaikonda Cholapuram and Airavatesvara temple
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Sri Kailasanathar Temple [Chandran Temple] (Moon), Thingaloor, Tamil Nadu 612204, India
Thingaloor is 22 kms from Kumbakonam. The principle deity in the sanctum sanctorum is Kailasanathar with his consort Periya Nayaki. There is a separate, compact shrine for Chandra.
Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Swamimalai Murugan Temple, Swamimalai 643212 India
Swamimalai is the fourth among the six sacred shrines dedicated to Lord Muruga, situated about 5 kms from Kumbakonam city on the banks of the tributary of river Cauvery. The presiding deity Lord Swaminathan (Murugan) here expounded the meaning of the Pranavamantra "OM" to his own father Lord Shiva.
Duration: 30 minutes

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: 3-Star Hotel

Day 2: Navagraha Temples around Kumbakonam (Visit Guru Temple, Raaghu Temple, Sani Temple)

Stop At: Arulmigu Abathsahyeswarar Temple Guru Temple, Padal Petra Temple, Sivan S St, Alangudi, Tamil Nadu 612801, India
The temple is situated at 17 kms from Kumbakonam. Alangudi Guru, Jupiter, known as Guru in Hindu Mythology is the fifth of the Navagrahas; also the fifth planet from the Sun. It is by far largest planet in the Solar System. Jupiter features in Greek mythology as the King of the Gods, the ruler of Olympus.
Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Arulmigu Naganathaswamy Temple Thirunageswaram, Thirividaimarudhur Thirunageswaram, Kumbakonam 612204 India
Tirunageswaram is at a distance of 5 kms from Kumbakonam. Rahu is one of the nodes of the two eclipses visible from Earth - the Solar and the Lunar. He is known as the one who is remover of diseases, the one who bestows freedom from fear of snakes and poisonous reptiles.
Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Thirunallar Saneeshwara Bhagavan Temple, ONGC Colony, Karaikal, Puducherry 609607, India
Tirunallar is 65 kms from Kumbakonam and 3 kms from Karaikal. Saturn, known as Shani in Indian Astronomy is the sixth planet from the Sun and the second largest. Shani is considered to have a malefic influence on events. This is not necessarily true. This powerful graha has as much a capacity to bestow unlimited favours on the deserving as to punish the evil.
Duration: 30 minutes

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: 3-Star Hotel

Day 3: Navagraha Temples around Kumbakonam (Visit Sun Temple, Sukran Temple, Chevvai Temple, Budhan Temple, Kethu Temple)

Stop At: Shri Suryanar Kovil (Sun), Thirumangalakudi P.O, Thanjavur D.T, Thiruvidaimaruthur, Tamil Nadu 612102, India
The Suryanar Koil is 15 kms from Kumbakonam. Surya is the source of all the vital energies of our Solar system and is the centre of all cosmic forces. He occupies a predominant place in the Navagraha. Surya is, by himself, a very powerful deity. He is the bestower of Health, Success and Prosperity. He ensures victory over ill wishers.
Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Agneeswarar Shukran Temple (Venue), Aduthurai-Kuthalam Road, Kanjanoor, Tamil Nadu 609804, India
Temple is situated about 12 kms from Kumbakonam. Shukra or Venus is one of the nearest planets to Earth. It is the second planet from the Sun and the sixth largest in the Solar System. Shukra is the preceptor or guru of the Asuras.
Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Vaitheeswaran Koil, vaitheeswarankoil vaitheeswaran koil,-609117, Vaitheeswarankovil, Tamil Nadu 609117, India
Temple is situated at a distance of 52 kms from Swamimalai. Mars also known as Mangal or Chevvai or Angarakan is a planet appearing after dusk as a red object in the summer sky. He is a planet who needs to be worshipped by the believer when misfortune strikes.
Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Thiruvenkadu Budhan Temple, Thiruvengadu, Tamil Nadu 609114, India
Budha or Mercury is the planet closest to the Sun. It is also the smallest and gentle planet. Easily visible with naked eye and it moves so fast. In Hindu mythology, Budha is Buddhi Nathan
Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Naganathaswamy Temple (Ketu), Kezhaperumpallam, Near Kumbakonam (Kethu), Vanagiri, Tamil Nadu 609105, India
Keezhaperumpallam is about 65 kms from Kumbakonam. Kethu is Rahu’s complementary node of the eclipse. He is considered great among the Asuras while being a gem among sages and seers who have conquered the senses and controlled the mind. Kethu augments the boons granted by other Grahas.
Duration: 30 minutes

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: 3-Star Hotel

Day 4: Drive to Trichy. Visit Srirangam Temple, Thiruvanaikovil Temple, Rockfort Temple and Departure

Stop At: Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple, Srirangam 7 km north of Tiruchy, Tiruchirappalli 620006 India
The temple is also termed as "Paradise on the earth". This temple ranks the first among the 108 holy shrines for Lord Vishnu. Here Vishnu is named as "Ranganatha". The temple area is very massive consists of 21 towers and 7 entrances.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Tiruvanaikovil Arulmigu Jambukeswarar Akhilandeswari Temple, N Car St, Thiruvanaikoil, Srirangam, Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu 620005, India
This temple here is dedicated for Lord Shiva and the lingam in the Sanctum Sanctorum signifies one of the five elements of Nature, "Water". The unusual lingam under a Jambu tree always remains under water. The beautiful temple of Jambukeswaram is situated in Srirangam, an island in the river Kaveri (also Cauvery), near the city of Tiruchirappalli.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Thayumanaswami Temple, Rockfort,Padal Petra Temple, Tiruchirapalli Rock Fort, Teppakulam, Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu 620002, India
There are two main temples: Sri Thayumanaswamy Temple, halfway to the top and Vinayaka Temple, at the summit, which is dedicated to Lord Ganesha. One of the wonders of trichy. The spectacular Rock Fort temple is perched 83m high on a massive rocky outcrop. The rock is situated at the heart of the city.
Duration: 1 hour

Meals included:
• Breakfast
No accommodation included on this day.

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Farms & Strolls - Morning/Evening Village Walk with High Tea & Snacks

Farms & Strolls - Morning/Evening Village Walk with High Tea & Snacks - Thanjavur, India

Duration: 2 hours
Location: Thanjavur, India

From USD
$45.00

Visit to Alangudi is a unique activity which aims to enthrall you with a rare and wonderful experience of living like a local in one such villages of South India. Alangudi Visit captivates you with a scenic view of the pleasant paddy fields, walk around the local streets observing people’s routine, enjoying the breeze in coconut plantation with the taste of tender coconut, understanding the system followed to administer the village, interacting with the locals and taste homemade South Indian cuisines ... More info ›

Visit to Alangudi is a unique activity which aims to enthrall you with a rare and wonderful experience of living like a local in one such villages of South India. Alangudi Visit captivates you with a scenic view of the pleasant paddy fields, walk around the local streets observing people’s routine, enjoying the breeze in coconut plantation with the taste of tender coconut, understanding the system followed to administer the village, interacting with the locals and taste homemade South Indian cuisines. Alangudi Village visit is indeed a treat to your eyes and soul.
* Traditional welcome at a Local’s house
* Culture of Kolam and interacting with Locals
* Age Old Banyan Tree
* Coconut Palm Leaf Weaving
* Historic Shiva Temple
* Village School Visit
* Pleasant Paddy Field
* Coconut Plantation

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Pass By: Thenkudi Thittai Sree Vashisteswarar Temple- Guru Stalam, Thittai,thanjavur Guru Parihara Sthalam Then Kudi Thittai, Thanjavur 613003 India

A unique village walk can experience a local village people lifestyle

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Farms & Strolls - Cooking Demonstration with Lunch/Dinner

Farms & Strolls - Cooking Demonstration with Lunch/Dinner - Thanjavur, India

Duration: 2 hours
Location: Thanjavur, India

From USD
$40.00

Cooking is an Art. It becomes divine when love is added to it along with other ingredients ... More info ›

Cooking is an Art. It becomes divine when love is added to it along with other ingredients. That’s why one’s Mother is praised as the Best Chef in this world. Especially South Indian Village cuisines are very special for its yummy taste and Mom’s care. This is an opportunity for you to spend time with the local Indian Family and witness their lifestyle, followed that you can enjoy the Cooking Secession of typical South Indian Cuisine hosted by the family. You can learn the Recipes of Tasty South Indian dishes.

Lunch :

Start with Traditional welcome drink

Boiled Rice with South Indian Fish/ Mutton curry, Vegetable Steve, Appalam, Payasam, Curd

Dinner :

Start with a Welcome drink

Sweet Kuzhi Paniyaram, Spicy Kuzhi paniyaram (with Coconut Chutney)

Idiyappam with Sweet Coconut milk

Adai with Aviyal

All dishes will be served in fresh Banana Leaf

Cooking is an Art. It becomes divine when love is added to it along with other ingredients. That’s why one’s Mother is praised as the Best Chef in this world. Especially South Indian Village cuisines are very special for its yummy taste and Mom’s care.This is an opportunity for you to spend time with the local Indian Family and witness their lifestyle, followed that you can enjoy the Cooking Secession of typical South Indian Cuisine hosted by the family. You can learn the Recipes of Tasty South Indian dishes.

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Farms & Strolls - Morning/Evening Village Walk with Cooking Demo & Lunch/Dinner

Farms & Strolls - Morning/Evening Village Walk with Cooking Demo & Lunch/Dinner - Thanjavur, India

Duration: 4 hours
Location: Thanjavur, India

From USD
$45.00

Visit to Alangudi is a unique activity which aims to enthrall you with a rare and wonderful experience of living like a local in one such villages of South India. Alangudi Visit captivates you with a scenic view of the pleasant paddy fields, walk around the local streets observing people’s routine, enjoying the breeze in coconut plantation with the taste of tender coconut, understanding the system followed to administer the village, interacting with the locals ... More info ›

Visit to Alangudi is a unique activity which aims to enthrall you with a rare and wonderful experience of living like a local in one such villages of South India. Alangudi Visit captivates you with a scenic view of the pleasant paddy fields, walk around the local streets observing people’s routine, enjoying the breeze in coconut plantation with the taste of tender coconut, understanding the system followed to administer the village, interacting with the locals. Alangudi Village visit is indeed a treat to your eyes and soul. Also Cooking is an Art. It becomes divine when love is added to it along with other ingredients. That’s why one’s Mother is praised as the Best Chef in this world. Especially South Indian Village cuisines are very special for its yummy taste and Mom’s care.This is an opportunity for you to spend time with the local Indian Family and witness their lifestyle, followed that you can enjoy the Cooking Secession of typical South Indian Cuisine hosted by the family.

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Thenkudi Thittai Sree Vashisteswarar Temple- Guru Stalam, Thittai,thanjavur Guru Parihara Sthalam Then Kudi Thittai, Thanjavur 613003 India

Visit to Alangudi is a unique activity which aims to enthrall you with a rare and wonderful experience of living like a local in one such villages of South India. Alangudi Visit captivates you with a scenic view of the pleasant paddy fields, walk around the local streets observing people’s routine, enjoying the breeze in coconut plantation with the taste of tender coconut, understanding the system followed to administer the village, interacting with the locals and taste homemade South Indian cuisines. Alangudi Village visit is indeed a treat to your eyes and soul.

Duration: 4 hours

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