3 days in Rameswaram & Chennai (Madras) Itinerary

3 days in Rameswaram & Chennai (Madras) Itinerary

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3 days in Rameswaram & Chennai (Madras) Itinerary

Chennai (Madras)
Fly + taxi + train:  6​h 30​min
Rameswaram
— 2 nights
train + taxi + Fly:  6​h 30​min
Chennai (Madras)
— Few hours
Chennai (Madras)

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Rameswaram

Rameswaram ©
A trip to Rameswaram on Pamban Island will take you across a long limestone shoal bridge with spectacular ocean scenery.
On the 24th (Sun), see the interesting displays at Former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam House, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Dhanushkodi Beach, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Ramanathaswamy Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ruined Temple/Church of Dhanushkodi. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Agnitheertham, then snap pictures at Pamban bridge, then snap pictures at Annai Indira Gandhi Road Bridge, and finally kick back and relax at Ariyaman Beach.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Rameswaram trip itinerary planner

Chennai (Madras) to Rameswaram is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Chennai (Madras).

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Dhanushkodi Beach ©
Dhanushkodi Beach
Ramanathaswamy Temple ©
Ramanathaswamy Temple
Ariyaman Beach ©
Ariyaman Beach

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Chennai (Madras)

Chennai (Madras) ©
Chennai, a city hailed for its vibrant atmosphere and historic attractions, remains one of the most visited places in India.
On the 26th (Tue), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kapaleeshwar Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Shirdi Sai Baba Temple, then stroll through Besant Nagar Beach, then pause for some serene contemplation at San Thome Church, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Parthasarathy Temple.

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Traveling by combination of train and flight from Rameswaram to Chennai (Madras) takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. December in Chennai (Madras) sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

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Besant Nagar Beach ©
Besant Nagar Beach
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Kapaleeshwar Temple
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San Thome Church

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