Tuesday, 9 April 2013

The Journey - Southern Splendour - Madurai

Madurai: The land of pilgrimage
Madurai: Widely known as a temple city, Madurai has a rich cultural heritage that goes back to over 2, 500 years. The city is synonymous with the celebrated Meenakshi temple which stands today as one of the country's greatest architectural landmarks. Close to the temple is situated yet another architectural wonder, the Tirumalai Nayak Mahal, a classic blend of Dravidian, Islamic and European architecture.

Day 5 - Madurai
5.15 amArrive at Madurai.
8:00 amBreakfast on board The Golden Chariot.
9:30 amVisit to the famed Meenakshi temple/Shopping.
1:00 pmLunch on board The Golden Chariot
6:00 pm
Light & sound show at The Thirumalai Nayakar Mahal
8:00 pmDinner  with live Classical Music at the Heritage, Madurai.
10.00 pm
Back onboard The Golden Chariot.
11:15 pmDepart to Nagercoil.