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Vanakkam Madurai

Closes in 18 min: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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Early morning walk with Leena

We learned, tasted and observed so much just by walking around in the streets of the old city at... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
via mobile

This was the best tour I took on this trip. My only regret was that it was only 2 hours. I could... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2018
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“morning walk”(4 reviews)
“evening food”(3 reviews)
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Madurai 625003, India
+91 77080 55935
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We learned, tasted and observed so much just by walking around in the streets of the old city at the sunrise with our great tour guide Leena. A mosaic of the tamil and indian daily life and traditions, new to the eyes of a foreigner.

Thank evinrood
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Really lovely walking tour with an interesting and informative guide, Leena. Visited the back streets and local markets. Finished off with a south Indian breakfast which was rather nice. Pity the tour was only 2 hours long though as this made it a little rushed.

Thank Nigel G
Reviewed 12 July 2018

This was the best tour I took on this trip. My only regret was that it was only 2 hours. I could have walked with our wonderful guide for hours!!! As a photographer, I saw and photographed things I would not have seen or known...More

1  Thank mymx
Reviewed 11 June 2018

The walking tour was nice and we were able to see several areas including neighborhoods and the vegetable market.

1  Thank reddy63
Reviewed 30 April 2018

We had a great two hour and interesting walk around Madurai in the early morning hours with Vanakkam Madurai. There were three guides with our group tour of 16 approximately who watched out for us as we walked around watching the activities of the city...More

2  Thank zinniaqueen
Reviewed 22 April 2018

Karthik was our guide for this delicious and fascinating tour of the gastronomy of Madurai. He is friendly and knowledgeable and definitely knows the best spots to eat. He took our dietary requirements on board and made sure we had vegetarian food (as we had...More

2  Thank londonlass2016
Reviewed 11 April 2018

Karthik was very friendly and explained a lot about his beautiful city. I hate to wake up early, but this time it was really worth it!

2  Thank allroundvoyager
Reviewed 9 April 2018

The best part of our visit to India was out early morning tour to the city and market to the city of Madurai. Our tour guide karthik was very thorough in explaining the customs and traditions of the residents of this amazing city. Withhout his...More

2  Thank evesil2002
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

One of the highlights of our South India adventure was our early pre-dawn walk in the city. The opportunity to witness daily life firsthand was unforgettable. No other time can you experience the quiet rituals of local families as they begin their day. Thank you...More

2  Thank LeslieJT55
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

The best tour we've had in India, absolutely worth getting up at 0500 for. A gentle stroll through the streets of the old city with Karthic, a very knowledgable and interesting guide. See how and why the women must get up to clean the doorstep...More

1  Thank Rik F
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18 October 2017|
Response from Chollan | Property representative |
It costs Rs. 1500 per person which includes breakfast with tea /coffee & snacks. Walk starts at 6:00am and extends up to 2 hours. You shall please visit the site and mail us for more details.
Susie P
11 January 2017|
Response from Chollan | Property representative |
please call me to ++91 77080 55935
11 December 2016|
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Response from Chollan | Property representative |
it is Located at East Masi steer at Madurai . If you need more information please mail us