At South India Tours, we offer you a holiday with a difference; a unique experience of southern India.
From the peaceful backwaters of Kerala to the bustling port of Cochin, from the religious fervors of the acclaimed Meenakshi temple in Madurai to interacting with elephants amongst the coconut palms, from the hustle and bustle of city life to the rural seclusion of Lakeside in Tamil Nadu: See life as it is for millions of people in rural India today in a way that is rarely offered by other tours.
A holiday with South India Tours is a holiday you will never forget.

if booked by the end of August 2014 (double occupancy only)

The Lakeside Resort The Kerala and Tamil Nadu Tour The Tamil Experience

Discover Southern India with your own ‘mix and match’ holiday from our options below.

Kerala and Karnataka? City life and rural seclusion? Choose from our list below and we will tailor a holiday just for you.

Or explore all possible combinations

Tamil Experience holiday...
13 nights from £690 per person (excluding flights)

Working the rice fields

Base yourself at Lakeside, at the foot of the western ghat mountains with beautiful hill and mountain views. As a contrast to Lakeside's peace and seclusion take a trip to the spectacular temple city of Madurai or take a boat trip on the lake at Kodaikanal. Experience the local crafts of pottery-making and weaving;.

Our special excursions give you every opportunity to enjoy the wealth of culture to be found in Tamil Nadu >>>

Kerala and Tamil Nadu Plains tour...
13 nights from £940 per person (excluding flights)

Amazing scenery

From the palm fringed beaches of Kerala with its extensive backwaters, through the mountains of the Western Ghats and on down to the Tamil Nadu plains, this is a tour of stunning contrasts.

Experience southern India in a unique way with our Kerala and Tamil Nadu Plains Tour >>>

Hill Stations, Wildlife and Palaces...
6 nights from £499 per person (excluding flights)

The wonderful wildlife of South India

Visit the hill stations of Coonoor and Ooty, enjoy a wildlife safari, explore the beautiful Palace of Mysore. Variety is the key to your tour of Tamil Nadu and Karnataka

Enjoy the range offered by our Tour of the Hill Stations, Wildlife and Palaces >>>

Temples and Sea Shores...
9 nights from £699 per person (excluding flights)

The wonderful wildlife of South India

Explore the sites on the coastline south of Chennai, visit dramatic and beautiful temples. A wonderful mix of history, religion and relaxation in your tour of eastern Tamil Nadu

Discover the culture and coastline of South India on our Temples and Sea Shores Tour >>>

Single Travellers holiday...
13 nights from £999 per person (excluding flights)

The wonderful wildlife of South India

Take the opportunity to explore South India from your base at Lakeside. This is a fantastic value holiday – full board for bed and breakfast prices for single occupancy!

Many a new friendship has been forged at Lakeside around the dinner table on our Single Travellers Holiday >>>

Stay at Lakeside Resort...
From £50 per night for 2 persons sharing (excluding flights)

Spectacular views from Lakeside

With unrivalled views of this majestic and beautiful area of southern India and 4.5 acres of landscaped garden in which to wander, Lakeside is the ideal setting for the most peaceful holiday with nothing but the birds and wildlife to disturb you.

With a discount for single occupancy and extended stays available, why not choose to make the perfect setting for your holiday Lakeside >>>

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A sister company to South India Motels and Resorts Pvt. Ltd.
for people travelling and working within Southern India.
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Welcome to South India Tours:
A company with a difference

Our select tours are put together from recommendations by other travellers, from the many guests we speak to and from our everyday experiences. Tours are personally checked by ourselves to ensure standards are high and live up to the expectations of our guests.

The Directors of South India Tours actually live in southern India and do their utmost to ensure that you enjoy a quality holiday, see interesting sites, as well as share and experience the everyday life of local people.

All of our tours include a stay at Lakeside, the perfect base to explore many parts of southern India. Our tours can cater for small groups and couples, and with a discount on single occupancy for nights spent at Lakeside, we also offer great value holidays to the single traveller.

Please contact us:

t. 0(044)1793762833

South India Tours Ltd
36 Knowlands, Highworth
Wiltshire SN6 7NB
United Kingdom

Extend your holiday with a stay at a beach hotel or extra nights at Lakeside

Would you like to spend a few days at the beach or relax in a secluded rural resort? Please contact us and we will help you to choose the best option to extend your stay in south India

Journey beyond South India...

Want to explore the North and visit the Taj Mahal? Want to explore some of the most historic elements of India with travel to the impressive forts and grand palaces of cities such as Jaipur? Then look no further >>>

Spectacular views from Lakeside