“The Spice Route of South India” covers the two beautiful states of Southern India - Tamil Nadu and Kerala, and the journey of a spice! Cover the southern part of the Indian Peninsula, bounded by the Bay of Bengal and Palk Strait in the East, Arabian Sea in the West and Indian Ocean in the South and encircled by mighty mountains of the Western and Eastern Ghats.
Discover the magnificence of South India with Indian Experience that lets you Travel from coast to coast across the southern tip through the ancient “Spice Route” of South India. The antiquated traditions and societies of this region will drench you with joy and amazement.
Your journey from the Coromandel to the Malabar Coast starts from the ancient heritage of Mahabalipuram. Get a bohemian vibe in the French Union Territory of India - Pondicherry Or Stroll through a Jews town between Mattancherry and the Dutch Palace in Kochi.
Glide through the watery paradise of backwaters in Alleppey or get swayed by the beauty of the pristine waters at the Paradise beach in Pondicherry. Witness the rainbow colours peppered in the mansions of Chettinad or the shades of green stretched in the evergreens of Periyar . Check colourful figures in the Meenakshi Temple of Madurai or the bejewelled idol of Shiva in Chidambaram. Taste different flavours of tea in the tea or relish Chettinad’s authentic cuisine. Feel rejuvenated in a Utopian Village of Auroville or in a heritage house with a good coffee and a good book with peacocks wandering in the courtyard in Swamimalai. Else, experience the ancient way of healing through Ayurveda.
The journey is through the mountains, landscapes, beaches and waterfalls encompassing the spice route that bejewels this tour.
Explore Truly an Incredible India with Indian Experience!
Why you'll love this trip
Easy-paced introduction to India's diversity, cultural vibrancy and variations in languages, costumes, festivals and cuisines.
Experience geographic undulation- relish the cool air of Nilgiri mountains to Tropical sun on the beaches to shimmery Backwaters.
“The Venice of the East” - Alleppey, welcomes you to the backwaters of Kerala, gliding on a Kerala-style classic houseboat.
Immerse yourself in an endearing, idyllic region bursting with flavours and treasures.
Witness the journey of a spice from the gardens to your hot bowl.