South India comprises of the states of Kerala, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Tamil Nadu. The region has culture that is distinct from the rest of the country, with each state managing to retain its own distinct identity. Home to intricate temples, historical ruins, pristine beaches, luscious landscapes, rolling hills and delicious food, the tourist places in South India are many. If you are planning on taking a tour package for South India, then be ready to be mesmerized by the enchanting land and its people.
Wherever you are in south, you will be bumping into majestic relics of the splendid civilizations that have flourished over the land for over two millenniums. The amazing rock-cut temples of Mahabalipuram (a world heritage site); the palaces, tombs, forts and mosques of Muslim sultanates that ruled over the Deccan; the towering temples and sculptures of Tamil Nadu and the fascinating ruins of the Vijaynagar capital at Hampi. All these places are commonplace in the itineraries for South India holiday packages. Besides some of the best tourist places, South India is filled with many such treasure troves which are unparalleled.
South India has thousands of kilometers of coastline with fertile plains, and rolling hills of the Western and Eastern Ghats. When on one of our many South India holiday packages, you’ll discover that the region has numerous wildlife reserves that shelter wild animals, from elephants and tigers to monkeys to sloth bears. Then there are the inland waterways or the backwaters of Kerala that give way to tea plantations, spice gardens and tropical forests. The hill station in the Western Ghats serves as a popular honeymoon destination in South India. There also beaches of unsurpassed beauty and soothing atmosphere.
The mélange of dining option and the culinary variety on offer in South India will satiate even the hungriest of travelers, for the gastronomic variety is as diverse as the holiday destinations in South India. South India’s famous and traditional food staples are the large dosas, and idlis. There is also the French inspired cuisine of the Puducherry, the fiery food of the Chettinads and tantalizing seafood of Konkan region and Kerala. You will find the food here to be fusion of different cultures that have made this land their home. Most of the dishes will be served with a rice accompaniment, which is a staple of South India. Also expect coconut in most of the dishes.
South India is home to vibrant cities, with one foot firmly in the past and one in the future. While driving the growth of the country and fast-forwarding into 21st century, the cities remain tethered to their past. Browse the colorful and teeming markets and soak up the culture when you visit the historic Hyderabad or Chennai with our South India tour packages. Get the feel of the colonial-era in Kochi and Puducherry, and get lost in the ancient ruins of Hampi, or enjoy a night-out in the IT hub of Bengaluru; the tourist places on offer in South India are enchanting and riveting in equal measure.
South India is also home to the lush territory of Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Home to untouched islands and beaches, these islands provide a perfect getaway from the hustle and bustle of Indian mainland, easily making it one of the best tourist places in South India.
Our South India tourism packages are a complete package, taking care of all your needs. The tour packages for covers best tourist places of South India. From the calming backwaters of the Kerala to the hustle and bustle of Chennai’s local market, experience the best of this region with our South India tour packages.