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South India, also known as Peninsular India, is the southern part of the peninsular Deccan Plateau in India encompassing the states of Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Telangana as well
Upon arrival at Chennai airport or railway station, head to your hotel and freshen up. After rest, visit the famous Tirumala Venkateswara Temple, which is one of the wealthiest temples in the world. Note that the temple can be crowded, so plan ahead for the visit.Enjoy a leisurely evening in the city and try local Andhra cuisine for dinner.
Start your day with a visit to the Padmavathi Temple, after breakfast. Post your temple visit, checkout from the hotel and take an afternoon bus or taxi to Mahabalipuram. After reaching Mahabalipuram and checking into your hotel, explore the local area and have a relaxing evening at the beaches.
Begin your day after breakfast, visiting the UNESCO-listed site of Mahabalipuram, which includes famous monuments like the Shore Temple, Pancha Ratha, and Cave Temples. - After lunch, don't forget to visit the Mamallapuram Beach and the lighthouse for a splendid view of the Bay of Bengal.
In the morning, after breakfast and checkout from the hotel, take a bus or taxi to Pondicherry. The journey should take approximately 2-3 hours. Check into your hotel in Pondicherry and spend the rest of the day exploring the French Quarters, White Town, and the charming cafes and boutiques in the area.
Start your day early, with a visit to the Auroville ashram and Matrimandir for a peaceful experience in the spiritual town. After lunch, visit the beautiful Pondicherry beaches – Serenity Beach and Paradise Beach. Explore the local markets for shopping in the evening.
Depending on your flight/train timing, you might squeeze in a visit to the Pondicherry Museum or the Sri Aurobindo Ashram. Head to the Chennai airport or railway station for your journey back home, marking the end of your 5-night journey.