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South India Tours: Travel ideas in India

South India tours offer a number of destinations to the travelers with an amazing diversity in the landscape, weather and culture. There is an array of options available to the tourists on a travel in India especially in the southern part with the most popular theme being South India temple tours.

With multiplicity of attractions redolent with historical and cultural significance, holidays in South India offers an unforgettable sojourn with destinations like Mysore, Nagarhole, Madurai and Pondicherry. Holidays in South India are not just about the heritage tours. During the South India vacation, tourists can discover the exotic wildlife at Periyar, Nagarhole and other destinations. Auroville at Pondicherry is another major tourist destination attracting the tourists from around the world.

Mysore Palace is one of the major tourist attractions in Mysore in Karnataka
The Region
The southern India is one of the most developed regions in India in term of social and economic development. Not only in socio-economic indicators, two oceans and two mountain ranges and fertile plateau makes South India one of the most varied region in geographical terms as well as in terms of flora and fauna. The region abounds with salubrious hill stations, exotic forests, cascading waterfalls and amazing biodiversity. All these aforementioned factors make the region one of the most frequented destinations of travel in India.

Destinations
One of the popular destinations of South India tours is Mysore with its rich heritage and historically and culturally significant past. There are many activities including sightseeing to be done in and around Mysore. The strongholds of the princes of yore, breathtaking gardens and waterfalls, Mysore with its salubrious weather remain one of the popular tourist attractions in Karnataka. Nagarhole National Park, which is a few hours’ drive from Mysore, has a remarkable diversity of flora and fauna. Nagarhole offers an enriching experience to the wildlife enthusiasts and naturalists.

A tiger strolling in Periyar National Park, one of the most rich wildlife sanctuaries of South India
Among the popular and most frequented hill stations in this region are Coonoor and Ooty. Both hill stations offer myriad attractions for guests to explore. There are a number of trekking trails starting from Coonoor for upward climb to the Nilgiri Hills. If beach is what delights you then South India is the perfect region to head to while you are on a travel in India. Beaches in Chennai and Kovalam are much popular among tourists.

Temples and monuments as well as centers of spirituality are other major attractions which fascinate and pull the tourists on South India heritage tours. An array of UNESCO World Heritage Sites which includes Brihadeeswara Temple and Group of Monuments at Mamallapuram are landmarks worth beholding. Auroville and Aurobindo Ashram in Pondicherry are some of the renowned centers of spirituality and harmony in this region.
Brihadeeswarar Temple is the world's first complete granite temple and a brilliant example of the major heights achieved by Cholas kingdom Vishwakarmas in temple architecture.

A south India vacation promises to deliver a mesmerizing holistic experience to the tourists during their stay in India. With multiplicity of options to choose from and each offering an unforgettable jaunt during the South India tours, tourists are in for a regaling and rejuvenating holidays during their holidays in South India.

To choose from South India Tour packages, feel free to visit the website of the Indian Luxury Trains.