Journey via private car from Chennai to Tirupati to visit one of the richest and most popular temples in India. Situated in the Seven Hills of Tirumala. amongst sacred waterfalls and geological formations, Sri Venkateswara Temple attracts thousands of pilgrims and visitors each day coming to pay homage to the enshrined deity and explore the temple grounds. Though its exact origins are lost except in legends, early literature dates the temple back some 2,000 years. |
While the temple is a breathtaking monument from the outside that’s worth the trip alone—ornate Dravidian architecture and a golden dome rising into the sky—the main attraction for the countless annual pilgrims is the shrine within. The lines may be long, the wait as much as one or more hours, but it's worth it (and upon arrival you have the opportunity to buy a special-entrance token that reduces your wait time).While The life-size Lord Sri Venkateswara’s golden shrine is encrusted with precious stones and lavishly decorated with people's garlands and offerings. You’ll have hours to explore this enormous, ancient, and almost mystical location—both inside and out.
- Hotel pick-up and drop-off
- Private air-conditioned transportation
Approx. 1012 hours
Departure time and location:
Approx 8 AM; from the lobby of your hotel
Return time and location:
Approx. 7 PM; to the lobby of your hotel
Prices listed are per car; cars can seat up to 3 people maximum. Children younger than age 3 may participate for free. This is an unguided excursion. Entrance fees are not included in the above price.
|After you book your activity, follow these 3 easy steps:|
1. Print your voucher; locate the voucher in your travel confirmation e-mail or in the My Trips/My Itineraries link on the site.
2. Follow the redemption instructions on your voucher; it iscritical to do this before you depart.
3. Take all vouchers with you; you must redeem one voucher per person.
Exchange your voucher for activity:
Reservation confirmation is required. Please contact Services International at least 3 weeks prior to your preferred tour date to reserve your place and confirm your pick-up location and time. On the day of your tour, plan to meet your driver in the lobby of your hotel at least 10 minutes prior to your scheduled pick-up time. Upon pick-up, present your voucher(s) and ID in exchange for service.
|Terms and conditions|
|Prices listed are per car; cars can seat up to 3 people maximum.|
Cancellations and Changes: This Activity can be changed or cancelled without penalty at any time prior to two days before the scheduled start of your trip. The scheduled start of your trip is defined as your hotel check-in date, your departure date of the originating flight, or the date of the Activity if the Activity was booked without a flight or a hotel.