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Best of Southern India - Private Luxury India Tours (13 days)

Artisans of Leisure

Chennai, India To Mumbai, India

Valid for Departures Now Through: 30 May 2019

Itinerary

DAY LOCATION(S) HOTEL MEALS DESCRIPTION
Day 1
Chennai, India
The Leela Palace Chennai None

BEST OF SOUTHERN INDIA: Chennai, Kochi (Cochin), Backwaters of Kerala, Hyderabad, Mumbai

An exclusive private tour of India for the most discerning luxury traveler

VIP arrival assistance

Private arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation in Chennai at luxury hotel

Afternoon half-day private tour with expert guide and driver

Cultural and culinary highlights

Day 2
Chennai, India
The Leela Palace Chennai Breakfast

Full-day private excursion to Kanchipuram and Mamallapuram (Mahabalipuram)

Day 3
Cochin, India
Brunton Boatyard Breakfast

Private transfer to airport and flights to Cochin

Private arrival transfer to luxury hotel: Brunton Boatyard or Taj Malabar

Evening private Kathakali dance performance

Day 4
Cochin, India
Brunton Boatyard Breakfast

Full-day private city tour including old fort and harbor

Day 5
Kottayam, India
Kumarakom Lake Resort Breakfast

Private transfer to Backwaters of Kerala and lake resort

Accommodation in Kumarakom at luxury resort

Day 6
Kottayam, India
Kumarakom Lake Resort Breakfast

Half-day private tour including cruise through the backwaters

*Upon request, an overnight on a houseboat can be arranged

Day 7
Hyderabad, India
Taj Falaknuma Palace Breakfast

Private airport transfer and domestic flight to Hyderabad

Private arrival transfer to palace hotel

Accommodation in Hyderabad at ultra-luxury palace hotel

Day 8
Hyderabad, India
Taj Falaknuma Palace Breakfast

Full-day private city tour with expert guide and driver

Mosques, royal tombs, interesting architecture, old city, bazaars, palaces, museums

Day 9
Hyderabad, India
Taj Falaknuma Palace Breakfast

Full-day flexible private tour with expert guide and driver

Day 10
Mumbai, India
The Taj Mahal Palace, Mumbai Breakfast

Private transfer to airport for domestic flight to Mumbai

Private arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation in Mumbai at ultra-luxury hotel: The Taj Mahal Palace or The Oberoi Mumbai

Day 11
Mumbai, India
The Taj Mahal Palace, Mumbai Breakfast

Full-day private city tour with expert guide and driver

Local culture, bazaars, neighborhoods, shopping

Option for evening Bollywood movie screening

Day 12
Mumbai, India
The Taj Mahal Palace, Mumbai Breakfast

Full-day private city tour with expert guide and driver including boat ride to Elephant Island Caves and rock art

Day 13
Mumbai, India
None Breakfast

Private airport transfer

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Description

BEST OF SOUTHERN INDIA: Chennai, Kochi (Cochin), Backwaters of Kerala, Hyderabad, Mumbai

An exclusive private tour of India for the most discerning luxury traveler.

This private tour focuses on the best of southern India. It includes private touring of the most interesting cultural destinations, such as rock-cut temples, Indo-Persian architecture and centuries-old trade districts. Other highlights include visits to the best local bazaars, a traditional Kathakali dance performance and a private cruise through the atmospheric Backwaters of Kerala.

About Us

Artisans of Leisure is a luxury travel company specializing in comprehensive private tours in Europe, Asia, Africa, South America and the South Pacific. Artisans of Leisure tours are created for discerning travelers who expect the highest level of luxury, service, and attention to detail. Artisans of Leisure tours include preferred rooms at the world’s best luxury hotels and resorts. All touring is private, with expert guides and drivers in each destination, and each day is tailored to individual interests, preferred pace, and travel preferences.

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Ask about incorporating special interest activities: culinary touring, family-focused activities, soft adventure excursions, art tours, shopping, performances, philanthropy, heritage, and more.

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25th Anniversary Trip

By: AJ


Reviewed on: 01 Sep 2015

Great experience!!! Tony, the driver that was our main contact was amazing.
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