On for a South India tour? Confused about the places to visit? Then rather try it this way; instead of looking for destinations try listing the things you would like to see or do in the region. Once done with the kind of things you would learn about a definite theme that you would like to colour your tour with. Now when you will approach your tour agent for your themed tour to South India you are sure to find much more lucidity in the plans and choices offering the best for your holiday.
Here’s a look at some of the all time favourite South India tour packages laced with the highlights of tour to the southern edge of the country:
Beauteous Beaches: Edged by three oceans, Indian Ocean, Bay of Bengal, Arabian Sea, the Southern part of India is blessed with a long coastline. These palm fringed beaches dazzle with their silvery sands and prove to be a great respite from the bustling cities. If beach is the loved abode of laid-back travellers the vast ocean attracts adventure freaks for it provides opportunity for scuba diving and more. Kovalam, Marari, Varkala, Marina, Kanyakumari, Alappuzha and Mahabalipuram beaches are some of the most popular ones which pull thousands of travellers to their shores each year.
Backwaters and Houseboats: Those looking forward to spending an intimate time should set on a houseboat cruise. Kerala, the land of heavenly beauty is also the proud owner of the backwaters. These are beauteous lagoons used for travelling and as business routes during the yesteryears. Get acquainted with the natives and explore the celestial bliss around from the deck of a traditionally built houseboat for a laid-back holiday.
Chasing the Wilderness: The jungles are an asset to all South India tour packages for they provide an opportunity to explore the lush landscapes rich with wildlife populations. The topography and climate of the region favours large population of flora and fauna to flourish. These densely forested natural reserves are home to varied species of sambar, gaur, leopard, tigers, elephant, crocodiles, birds and reptiles. Some of the renowned national parks of the region are Periyar National Park, Nagarhole National Park, Bandipur National Park, Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary, Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary and more.
Temple Tour: A significant hub of culture, art and literature, southern part of India is dotted with innumerable incredible holy shrines of almighty. The classic temple architecture and the age old traditions are highly inspirational creating a very pious ambiance making one feel closer to divinity. Some of the world known temples are situated here such as Balaji Temple of Tirupati, Shore temple in Mahabalipuram, Ramanathaswamy Temple in Tamil Nadu and more.
Ayurveda: Tours to South India offers abundance of opportunities to indulge in revitalizing therapies of Ayurveda. The pristine beaches of the region are one of the highly preferred destinations for experiencing the magic of Ayurveda. Varied resorts and institutions throughout the region offer Ayurvedic treatments and beautification therapies done with natural oils and herbs. The packages involve complete rejuvenation system including massages, rejuvenation therapies, yoga sessions and nutritional diet program.
The more you travel the more rejuvenated you will return; such is the tranquilizing effect of a tour to southern part of India that its therapeutic quality will revitalize your soul even after the visit.