See another side of India while travelling from Mumbai to Chennai.
Tour India from Mumbai to Chennai. This trip is the perfect combination of adventure and relaxation. For starters you've got Mumbai, India's most cosmopolitan city. Then travel overland through the Western Ghats for a stay on the stunning beaches of Goa and head into the hills for a homestay in the tea and coffee plantations of Wayanad. Back on the coast, explore the lush waterways of Kerala's backwaters by boat, rounding the southernmost tip of India en route to the magnificent temples of Madurai. Finally, travelling through Tamil Nadu, pass through a part of the country many travellers never get to see before ending our Indian adventure in the bustling city of Chennai.
Meet the locals over a chai in Kerala
Learn of the stories behind the Kathakali dances
Discover Gallic influences in Pondicherry
Look out over the Indian Ocean from the sub-continent's southernmost point
Kick back on Goa's beaches
Experience the bizarre and the beautiful in India
Imagine the royal life in the Maharaja's Palace
Take up the challenge of a fiery fish curry
This itinerary is valid for departures from 01 January 2017 to 31 December 2017. View the itinerary for departures between 01 January 2018 - 31 December 2018
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1. Please note that this trip requires minimum numbers to depart, and may be cancelled up until 56 days prior to departure. The places showing on the dates and availability page are an indication only so please contact Intrepid to check if your preferred date will depart before making any final arrangements, such as booking non-changeable flights.
2. For trips in Southern India that occur over Christmas and New Year please allow approximately $130USD extra on the kitty for seasonal increases in accommodation costs.
3. Local Partner: Please note this Intrepid trip is operated by our experienced local partners Dragoman Overland. Your departure will be run in a Dragoman vehicle with a Dragoman crew.
4. TRIP CHANGES FOR 2018:
Day 22 will now be a 2nd night at Ponidcherry, giving plenty of time to explore this amazing city, Day 23: A full days drive through to Chennai stopping en-route to visit the beautiful temples in Mahabalipuram
Our Mumbai to Chennai Overland trips score an average of 3.5 out of 5 based on 8 reviews in the last year.
The place is chaotic but the tour was orderly. Felt safe and generally comfortable so able to absorb local experiences in a relaxed manner. Lots of freedom to self-explore.
Review submitted 25 Nov 2017