Vellore Sightseeing Day Tour from Chennai
Vellore-The city of Golden temple, known for its 16th-century Vellore Fort, Jalakandeswarar Temple with many ornate sculptures and more. On this day tour from Chennai, cover the key attractions of Vellore in a private cab.
- Explore the fort of Vellore which represents Vijayanagara architecture.
- Visit Sripuram, a golden temple which is built in 100 acres of land.
- Hassle free tour with an experienced driver.
Vellore is a city in the state of Tamil Nadu, in southern India. It's known for 16th-century Vellore Fort, with its imposing granite walls and surrounding moat. It’s as if the spirits and memories of the past still linger here, walking the halls and streets to remind people of the roles that this city had played long ago. Vellore has done a wonderful job preserving its history, which it takes so much pride in. This is evident in its beautiful 16th-century fort and the intricately decorated ancient temples that are still standing here. These historic structures are what draw tourists into the city, making it a huge urban tourist stop in Tamil Nadu.
- The driver will pick you from hotel/residence address in Chennai city limits at a time selected while booking.
- The drive to Vellore is about 140 kilometres from Chennai and may take up to 4 hours.
- Upon arrival, you may visit the following suggested places, you may skip OR add a few of your own
- Vellore Fort, a magnificent fort which was built during Krishnadeva Raya, Vijayanagara emperor. The fort has a temple, mosque and a church. This shows that the king gave importance to all the religions.
- Jalakandeshwar temple, which is a great example of Vijayanagara architecture and this temple took 50 years to complete.
- Tipu Mahal and Hyder Mahal inside the fort, which has 180-200 rooms each.
- Sripuarm - a golden temple which is constructed in 2007 by using 1.5 tonnes of gold, is the biggest structure made out of gold. The temple is built in 100 acres of area.
- Assumption church, which was constructed in 1854 and has a fine architecture.
- After the completion of your tour, the driver will drop you back to the hotel/residence in the Chennai city limits.
- All transportation using air-conditioned private cab.
- Pickup and drop-off in Chennai city limits.
- Driver and fuel charges.
- Limit of 350 kilometres of usage (can be extended with extra charges).
- Tour as per the itinerary (you may skip or add some places in the region).
- Newspaper and water bottle.
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