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Mahabalipuram & Pondicherry 3 Day Sightseeing Tour from Chennai for Big Group (Tempo Traveller)

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Trip Overview

Want to avail of the combination of the Mahabalipuram tour and the Pondicherry tour from Chennai? Try out this 2-day Mahabalipuram and Pondicherry tour from Chennai to explore several world heritage sites. 


  • Visit the group of monuments in Mahabalipuram and Shore Temple.
  • Explore and stroll the lanes of the French colonies of Pondicherry.
  • Visit Matrimandir in Auroville, which is built for the unity of mankind.
  • Experience a hassle-free pick-up and drop-off facility in a comfortable vehicle.
  • Services of a professional driver.

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  • Mahabalipuram, the combination of a lovely beach and single rock-cut carvings, is known more for its architecture; the monuments were carved by the Pallava Dynasty in the 7th century, nearly 1400 years ago. Mahabalipuram also has splendid places for tourists to stay. Pondicherry (or Puducherry), a French colonial settlement in India until 1954, is now a Union Territory town bounded by the southeastern Tamil Nadu state. This city is popular for its structural design and calmness depicting French style. There are a lot of eateries that serve wood-fired pizzas, in particular. To get a real-time experience, avail yourself of the benefits of this Chennai tour package

Mahabalipuram & Pondicherry 3 Day Sightseeing Tour from Chennai Itinerary

Day 1: Start from Chennai and visit Mahabalipuram

  • The driver will pick up the guests from the hotel or residence in Chennai.
  • We will drive to Mahabalipuram, which is 56 km away from Chennai, which almost takes one and half hours to reach.
  • Visit Shore Temple, which Mahabalipuram is famous for, built by Pallavas and overlooking the sea.
  • Take a visit to Pancha Rathas, which are dedicated to Pandavas and also visit rock-cut temples and a lighthouse from where we can witness the aerial view of the town.
  • Arjuna's penance, Krishna's butter ball and other rock-cut temples are also part of group of monuments which are considered to be UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • Take rest in your hotel in Mahabalipuram

Day 2: Start from Mahabalipuram to Pondicherry

  • We will drive to Pondicherry, which is 95 km away, then go for Paradise Beach, Gingee Fort, Sri Gokilambal Thirukameswar Temple, Basilica Of The Sacred Heart Of Jesus, and Jawahar Toy Museum
  • Ousteri Lakestreet shopping & Pondi Bazaar, as Pondicherry is known for its clothes and other souvenirs,.
  • The driver will drop the guests off at the hotel in Pondicherry.

Day 3: Visit Aurobindo Ahram, French Colony, Auroville and drive back to Chennai.

  • After morning breakfast, visit Aurobindo ashram, which was built in 1926 and is one of the major attractions.
  • Take a visit to the French colony, where you can see the buildings built in the French style, which look colorful too.
  • Take a drive along the promenade beach or you may even take a walk along the beach.
  • Drive to Auroville and visit Matrimandir, where you can see golden globe.
  • After the visit, start the drive back to Chennai and reach by late evening.

This is just a suggested itinerary; guests can go as per their tour plan.

Basic Details

Start Point
Chennai Hotel/Residence
Finish Point
Chennai Hotel/Residence
Start time
7:00 am 7:30 am 8:00 am 8:30 am
Tours & SightseeingFamily-friendlyMulti-day Tours
Trip Code


  • Hotel pickup and drop-off from Chennai city hotel/residence
  • All transportation using private air-conditioned Vehicle
  • Driver and fuel charges
  • Usage of 750 km (more than sufficient)


  • Monument entrance fees or tickets
  • Any parking fees
  • Tolls & State Taxes
  • Any accommodation and meals
  • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions



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Important Information

  • This is not a guided tour.
  • The guests may choose to skip or add any new attractions in the destination of the tour.
  • The booking price is applicable if the pick-up and drop-off is the same location.
  • Pickup and drop off locations can be different, but an extra charge will apply. To be paid to the driver directly.
  • A night charge of Rs. 500 is applicable if the cab service is used between 10:00 pm to 6:00 am.
  • The tour has a limit of 750 kilometres.
  • After 750 kilometres, additional per kilometre charge will be applicable (to be paid directly to the driver).
  • For 14-seater - Rs. 23 per km (additional kilometre).
  • For 18-seater - Rs. 28 per km (additional kilometre).
  • The driver will know the local language, English speaking driver can be requested by you during the booking in "Special Request" section, the team will try their best to fulfil the request but the same cannot be promised for sure.

Cancellation Policy

  • Full refund if cancelled before* 3 days
  • No refund after that


Meet-up Information/Reporting Point

  • Pick-up from Hotel/Residence in Chennai
  • The driver will pick you up directly from your hotel or specified pick up point. Please enter the full pick up address at the checkout page.
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