India’s southern cities are rich in history, sacred sites and fascinating contrasts between old and new. From Chennai, the ‘Gateway to South India’, to Madurai, the ‘City of Temples’, and the ‘Garden City’ of Bangalore (Bengaluru) to the distinctly-French Pondicherry, each city boasts unique cultural identities and can be easily combined with the beautiful backwaters of Kerala.

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GMT +5½ hours

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Accessible from Chennai and Bangalore airports which are both a 10-hour flight from the UK.

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