Discover the South's Spiritual Wonders with Taj Holidays
Weaving spiritual chronicles from diverse destinations, the “Divinity Trails” itinerary by Taj Holidays opens the doors to spiritual bliss. Sacred, pious and calming from the beginning to the end.
Blessings from the South
Centuries old temples and somnolent temple towns define the divine poise of South India. Adding a hint of color and charm, Chennai is a cultural landmark. Comprising of prosperous historic monuments, iconic ancient temples and traditions, it is a magnificent city, nesting vibrant hues of emotions. Visit the Kapaleeswarar temple, one of the oldest, powerful and sacred shrines of Lord Shiva, possessing the remains of the Pallava Dynasty dating back centuries.Next, a four-hour drive takes you to the alluring city of Tirupati. A treasure trove of religious architecture, seek blessings at Tirupati Balaji temple, resting in the lap of Tirumala hills. Paying homage to Lord Venkateswara, pilgrims offer songs of praise to the deity. Countless temples grace the southern part of India - a pilgrimage that leaves you feeling grateful.
Taj Connemara, Chennai
Modern lines with a foundation of history, Taj Connemara turns back the clock with its century-old legacy and historical treasures. Dating back to 1854, it was originally named after Lord Connemara. A grand hotel full of colonial charm, the hotel boasts of tower and heritage wings.
The property features eclectic architectural influences of classic colonial era and distinctive modern elements. You will also witness wooden carvings sourced from the 16th and 17th century temples of Mahabalipuram and centuries-old brass statues of Shiva & Parvati amidst an aura of glittering deepams. A plethora of dining options await. From Chettinad cuisine to age-old Anglo-Indian dishes, it is a culinary fare full of delectable surprises.
Taj Fisherman’s Cove Resort & Spa, Chennai
Ruling the roost from the ramparts of a 17th century fortress, Taj Fisherman’s Cove Resort & Spa is an ideal place to experience southern hospitality. Our concierge service offers guided tours of the nearby heritage temple towns of Mahabalipuram and Kanchipuram – resplendent with Unesco World Heritage monuments - a tailor-made 18th century Dutch trail, as well as tours of cosmopolitan Chennai. Nestle yourself in the rustic cottages at this resort with uninterrupted views of the Bay of Bengal. Explore the rich history of the Coromandel Coast along with its contemporary experiences.
With the Dravidian style of architecture and unmissable views of the hills, Taj Tirupati augments your memories. A reflection of the temple town is witnessed in the hotel’s illuminated gopurams, Pushkarni (temple tanks) and brass bells.The property features spacious rooms and suites, glammed up in silk wallpaper and carpets bearing local motifs.For more immersive experiences, guests can take a dip in the rooftop pool while overlooking the sprawling vistas . With remarkable hospitality, the concierge will be delighted to arrange a temple tour and visit to the neighbouring temple town of Kalahasti. A stay here is an upgrade to your spiritual experience.
Seeking divine intervention fills our senses with a wave of gratitude and calms our racing hearts with solace. Relaying into this realm of divine semblance, this itinerary taps spiritual experiences to nourish our soul with sacred blessings.
With the best in class hospitality, inimitable dining, unique recreational experiences, picturesque locations & exciting getaway packages, cherish moments for a lifetime with Taj Holidays. Every holiday is crafted with impeccable details just for you and your loved ones.