Wonders Of Tamilnadu - Tamil Treasures Day Tour 12 hours

  • Covid-19 Safe
  • Private tour
  • Solo friendly

Embark on a captivating day tour from Trichy and explore the architectural wonders of Gangaikondacholapuram and Darasuram, then delve into the temple city of Kumbakonam. Finally, visit the iconic Brihadeshwara Temple in Tanjore before returning to Trichy.

The tour starts from Trichy, pick up from the Airport/Railway station/ Hotel by 8.00 am. Our guide will join you from the pickup point.

Transfer to Gangaikondacholapuram, known for 10th century Brihadeeswarar Temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. The temple is considered one of the largest temples in the country and is a fine example of the grandeur of the Dravidian style of architecture of the Chola dynasty. The idol of Nandi is sculpted in such a way that it reflects the sunlight to the sanctum;

Continue to visit Darasuram and the village of silk weavers. The town of Darasuram is famous for the Airavateswara temple built by Rajaraja Chola II in the twelfth century.

Then drive to Kumbakonam - known as a temple city due to the prevalence of several temples here. On arrival visit Adi Kumbeswarar Temple - the oldest Shiva Temple, Sarangapani Temple, Mahamaham tank - one of the most prominent landmarks of the town.

Then drive to Thanjavur, visit visit the temple of Brihadeshwara, the symbol of the city of Tanjore. It preserves the classical architecture of the Dravidian temples with a mandapa and a large room that leads to the central sanctorum. After visiting the temple, continue with a stop at "The Raja Museum and Art Gallery" to admire an interesting collection of artefacts and sculptures in bronze and granite in the Chola style.

Drive back to Trichy. The tour ends with sweet memories.

What's included

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  • Hotel Pickup and drop-off
  • Professional English-speaking guide
  • Entrance fees for the temples and monuments as per the program
  • Transport with an air-conditioned car
  • 2 bottles of water per person
  • All local taxes and fees


  • Gratuities
  • Anything not mentioned in the tour and inclusions


Available in


Available for

Infants, Adults

Departure & Return

Start city: Trichy , Tamil Nadu, India

Pick up times available: 08:30

Pick up location: Trichy Airport

Ends at: Hotels in Trichy

Nearest airport: Tiruchirapally Civil Airport Airport (TRZ)

Eco Features:

  • Licensed tour guide
  • Local or indigenous tour guide(s)

Cancellation policy

0% cancellation fee - 7 days or more before the travel date
50% cancellation fee - between 3-6 days before the travel date
100% cancellation fee - between 0-2 days before the travel date

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from $175 per person