South India Road Trip

The Journey Chennai Pondy Madurai Kochi Wayanad Kodagu Mysore Yelagiri


18-21Jan17 Day1-2 Pondy, Park Guesthouse of Aurobindo Ashram

21-22Jan     Day3 Kumbakonam, Coffee, Airavatesvarar Chola Temple Darasuram, Brihadeeswarar Temple Gangaikondacholapuram, Adi Kumbeswarar Temple Kumbakonam

22-23Jan     Day4 Tanjavur, Coffee, Brihadeeswarar Chola (Big) Temple Tanjavur

23-24Jan     Day5 Karaikudi, Elangadu Shrine Tanjavur district, Chettinad food

24-25Jan     Day6 Madurai, Meenakshi Temple, Chettinad food

25-27Jan     Day7-8 Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, Periyar House, Periyar Lake boat rides

27-28Jan     Day9 Gavi Eco Tourism, Gavi Swiss Cottage Tents, approach road

28-29Jan     Day10 Vagaman, Tea Estate Drive

29-31Jan     Day11-12 Kumarakom, Houseboat on Vembanad Lake

31Jan-2Feb Day13-14 Fort Kochi, Hotel Arches, Cochin Cultural Centre/Kerala Kathakali Centre Dance Performances, Dutch Palace, Jewish Synagogue, Jew Town all in Mattancherry, ferries

2-4Feb         Day15-16 Wayanad, Kalpetta, Flower Show at Regional Agricultural Research Station AmbalavayalPick from many places and forests to visit in Wayanad District

4-6Feb         Day17-18 Kodagu (Coorg), Madikeri, drive thru coffee estates and forest reservesKodava cuisine, Kadambattu (steamed rice balls), Pandi curry (pork curry), Akki roti (rice roti)

6-7Feb         Day19 Mysore, Brindavan Gardens , Mysore Palace

7-10Feb       Day20 Yelagiri, drive up and around

10Feb          Day21 Return to Chennai

Arulmiga Manakula Vinayagar Devasthanam
Temple Elephant
Ganesh Temple
French Consulate