Arupadai Veedu with Tirupathi Tour - 10 Days

Lord Muruga (Subrahmanya/Karthikeya), son of Shiva and Parvathi and brother of Lord Ganesha (elephant-headed god) is worshiped in Tamil Nadu as the patron deity of Tamizh language. He has six special temples dedicated to him called Aaru Padai Veedu.Thse temples are six camps associated with Muruga’s role as Commander-in-chief of the army of the gods.

The Aaru PadaiVeedus, the Six Holy Abodes (literally: ‘battle camps’) are very important for Muruga or Karthikeya’s devotees. The six temples of Karthikeya are in Tirupparamkundram, Tiruchendur, Tiruvavinankudi (Palani), Tiruverakam (Swamimalai), Tiruttani and Pazhamudircholai.

Overview

Lord Muruga (Subrahmanya/Karthikeya), son of Shiva and Parvathi and brother of Lord Ganesha (elephant-headed god) is worshiped in Tamil Nadu as the patron deity of Tamizh language. He has six special temples dedicated to him called Aaru Padai Veedu.Thse temples are six camps associated with Muruga’s role as Commander-in-chief of the army of the gods.

The Aaru PadaiVeedus, the Six Holy Abodes (literally: ‘battle camps’) are very important for Muruga or Karthikeya’s devotees. The six temples of Karthikeya are in Tirupparamkundram, Tiruchendur, Tiruvavinankudi (Palani), Tiruverakam (Swamimalai), Tiruttani and Pazhamudircholai.

Itinerary

Day 1
ARRIVAL – TRICHY - PALANI

Upon arrival Trichy, meets our representative then proceed to palani, On arrival check-in at hotel. Evening free for leisure. Overnight stay in Palani.

Day 2
PALANI - MADURAI

Go for early morning darshan in Palani Sri Thandhayuthapani murugan temple, one of the arupadai veedu and most crowded murugan temple in south india. After darshan take breakfast at the hotel and then drive to Madurai. On arrival Madurai, go for darshan in most famous Meenatchi Amman temple, Alagar temple, Pazhamuthir cholai murugan temple(One of the Arupadai Veedu) and Thiruparangundram Murugan temple(One of the Arupadai Veedu). After darshan check into hotel. Overnight stay at Madurai.

Day 3
MADURAI – THIRUCHENDUR - RAMESWARAM

After breakfast, drive to Rameswaram. Enroute go for darshan in Thiruchendur Murugan temple, one of the arupadai veedu temple on the sea side. After darshan move to rameswaram. On arrival check-in at hotel. Rameswaram, one of the 12 Jyotirlingas in India. The holiness of this place is clear from the belief that even your trip to Kasi is incomplete without your trip to Rameswaram. The Ramanathaswami temple here dedicated to Lord Shiva is thronged by millions of pilgrims every year. Visit Ramanathswamy temple and Sri Panchamukhi Hanuman temple. After darshan return to hotel. Overnight stay at Rameswaram.

Day 4
RAMESWARAM – PILLAYARPATTI – KUMBAKONAM

Go for early morning darshan in Sri Ramanathswamy temple, After darshan take breakfast at the hotel. Then drive to Kumbakonam. Enroute go for darshan in Pillayarpatti Karpaga vinayagar temple. Then go for darshan in Thingaloor Chandra(moon) bagavan temple then to Alangudi Guru(jupiter) bagavan temple and next darshan to Thirunageswaram Ragu bagavan temple. After darshan proceed to Kumbakonam. On arrival check-in at hotel. Overnight stay in Kumbakonam.

Day 5
KUMBAKONAM – THIRUNALLAR - VAITHEESWARAN

After breakfast go for darshan in Swami malai murugan temple, one of the arupadai veedu. Then to Suriyanar bagavan temple. After darshan move to Kanjanoor Sukra(venus) bagavan temple & Vaitheeswaran temple. After darshan check-in at hotel. Overnight stay in Vaitheeswaran.

Day 6
VAITHEESWARAN – CHIDAMBARAM – KANCHIPURAM

After breakfast go for darshan in Thirunallar Saneeswara(saturn) bagavan Temple then to Thiruvenkadu Puthan(mercury) bagavan temple and then go for darshan in Keezhaperumpallam Kethu bagavan temple. After darshan proceed to Thiruvannamalai. Enroute go for darshan in Chidambaram Natarajar temple, one of the pancha bootha stalam represents sky. After darshan move to Kanchipuram. On arrival check-in at hotel. Later go for darshan in Ekambareswarar temple, one of the pancha bootha stalam represents land. Then to Kanchi kamachi amman temple. Overnight stay in Kanchipuram.

Day 7
KANCHIPURAM – TIRUTHANI – TIRUPATHI

After breakfast drive to Tirupathi. Enroute go for darshan in Tiruthani Murugan temple, one of the arupadai veedu. After darshan move to Tirupathi. On arrival check into hotel and then go for darshan in Sri Venkatachalapathy temple in tirumala. After darshan visit Padmavathy Amman temple. Then back to hotel. Overnight stay in Tirupathi.

Day 8
TIRUPATHI – CHENNAI

After breakfast proceed to Chennai, On arrival Chennai visit Marina beach, Anna & MGR monument and Kabaleeswarar temple. Evening free and easy for shopping. Overnight stay in Chennai.

Day 9
CHENNAI – TRICHY

After breakfast drive to Trichy. On arrival go for darshan in Sri Ranganathswamy Temple and Ucchi Pillayar Temple. After darshan check-in to hotel. Then free and easy for shopping. Overnight stay in Trichy.

Day 10
TRICHY - DEPARTURE

After breakfast free and easy until transfer to trichy airport for your onward journey with sweet memories.

Includes/Excludes

Includes

  • Accommodation with breakfast in the selected hotels on twin or triple sharing basis.
  • Meal Plan as per the itinerary.
  • Assisstance of driver cum guide.
  • All transfers and sightseeing by Air conditioned vehicle.
  • Driver allowance, Fuel charges, Parking, Toll, Interstate tax etc.

Excludes

  • International airfare and airport taxes.
  • Travel Insurance
  • All Entrances fees
  • Tips and porter charges
  • Personal expenses.
  • Any other services not specified above

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Arupadai Veedu with Tirupathi Tour