Sacred Temple Tour: Chennai to Tiruvannamalai & Golden Temple
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Product Code : AGORA395
Embark on a spiritual journey from Chennai to Tiruvannamalai, where ancient traditions and sacred architecture await. Departing at 6:00 AM, our day begins with a visit to the awe-inspiring Arunachaleswarar Temple, steeped in history and mythology. Guided by a knowledgeable local expert, you'll explore this architectural marvel and gain insights into its spiritual significance. After a delightful local lunch, you'll find tranquility at the Ramana Maharshi Ashram, dedicated to the teachings of the revered sage. The journey continues to the resplendent Vellore Golden Temple, where the guide illuminates its cultural and religious importance. Returning to Chennai by 8:00 PM, this sacred temple tour offers a profound and enriching spiritual experience.
6:00 AM - Depart from Chennai: Your day begins with an early morning departure from Chennai. You will be met by your knowledgeable guide and driver, who will accompany you throughout the journey, providing insights and information.
10:00 AM - Arrival at Arunachaleswarar Temple, Tiruvannamalai: Arrive at the sacred town of Tiruvannamalai, home to the magnificent Arunachaleswarar Temple. Dedicated to Lord Shiva, this temple boasts stunning architecture and intricate sculptures. With your expert guide, you'll explore the vast temple complex, delving into its rich history, religious significance, and mythological stories. Marvel at the grandeur and spirituality of this revered site.
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM - Lunch Break: After your temple visit, relish a leisurely lunch at a local restaurant, where you can savor the flavors of South Indian cuisine. This break allows you to recharge and reflect on your spiritual journey.
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM - Visit Ramana Maharshi Ashram: The next destination is the Ramana Maharshi Ashram. This tranquil retreat is dedicated to the teachings of Ramana Maharshi, a revered sage. With guidance from your tour guide, explore the ashram's serene surroundings and learn about the life and profound wisdom of Ramana Maharshi. You'll gain insights into his teachings and practices, which continue to inspire spiritual seekers worldwide.
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM - Visit Vellore Golden Temple: Depart for Vellore, where you'll visit the renowned Golden Temple. This splendid shrine is dedicated to Lord Narayani and is adorned with intricate golden carvings. Your guide will provide you with historical and cultural context, enhancing your understanding of the temple's significance. Explore the temple's grandeur, architecture, and spiritual atmosphere.
4:00 PM - Departure: As the day draws to a close, embark on your return journey to Chennai, approximately 200 kilometers away. Your knowledgeable guide and driver will accompany you, ensuring a safe and comfortable trip.
8:00 PM - Arrival in Chennai: You will arrive in Chennai by late evening, concluding your day trip to Tiruvannamalai and the Golden Temple. Your journey will leave you with cherished memories of spiritual exploration, cultural enrichment, and the guidance of your experienced tour guide.
Private AC car/van for pick up and drop off from/to your hotel.
English speaking local guide, if option selected.
Entrance fees to monuments, if option selected.
Lunch, if option selected.
Bottled water in the car.
Camera charges at monuments.
Gratuities and optional activities.
Anything not mentioned in the inclusions.