Mahabalipuram (Mamallapuram) Weekend Tour Package from Chennai (02N/03D)
Package Name: Mahabalipuram (Mamallapuram) Weekend Tour Package from Chennai
Duration: 02 Nights and 03 Days
Places covered: Mahabalipuram (Mamallapuram)
Transporatation: Exclusive A/c Cab
Day 01 : Chennai - Mahabalipuram (Mamallapuram)
Our representative will welcome you at Chennai Railway Station or Airport and drive to Mahabalipuram
(Mamallapuram) - a town in Chengalpattu district in the southeastern of Tamil Nadu. Mahabalipuram was one of two major port cities by the 7th century within the Pallava kingdom. On arrival check in to the hotel and rest of the day is free for you to partake in the activities of your interest. You can relish sumptuous local delicacies, can explore the surroundings on your own, can visit the local market, etc., Return to the hotel and overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 02 : Mahabalipuram (Mamallapuram)
Morning after breakfast, proceed for the sightseeing of Mahabalipuram
(Mamallapuram) known for the UNESCO World Heritage Site of 7th and 8th century Hindu Group of Monuments. It has been the ancient port of the Pallava rulers. During their reign, the Pallava rulers constructed a number of architectural marvels such as caves, sculptural panels, temples and Monolithic rathas. Visit 8th century Mahabalipuram Seashore Temple
- one of the finest examples of Dravidian style of architecture. Then visit Krishna Mandapam
- dedicated to Lord Krishna, it is the world's largest cave-cut Hindu temple. The walls of this temple consist of several depictions, including those of Lord Krishna, humans, birds and demi-gods. Arjuna's penance
- a giant open-air rock relief carved in the mid-seventh century. Then proceed to Cave Temples
- over ten rock-cut temples dating back to the 7th century. Finally, visit Pancha (Five) Rathas
- also called as Paandava Rathas, it is a group of 5 monolithic temples, each erected in a different architecture styling. Return to the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 03 : Mahabalipuram (Mamallapuram) - Chennai
In the morning, after breakfast, check out the hotel at Mahabalipuram and drive to Chennai. On arrival at Chennai, you will be transferred to the Airport or Railway Station. Mahabalipuram (Mamallapuram) Weekend Tour Package from Chennai ends with the delightful memories.