Chettinad Tours & Holidays

Chettinad Small Group Tours & Tailor-Made Holidays

Famous for its mansions, temples and cuisine, Chettinad was once home to the Nattukottai Chettiars, southern Indian bankers who rose to prominence funding the expansion of the British Empire during the 18th and 19th century. Evidence of this vast wealth can still be seen in the impressive mansions and bungalows that lie strewn around the town, architectural monuments to a glorious age of excess that has now, sadly, faded into history. The region is also renowned for its culinary delicacies, which ...
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Superior | Boutique Hotel

Bangala Hotel, Chettinad

With traditional interiors and beautiful gardens the traditional Bangala Homestay offers guests a chance to take a step back in time in comfort. Set in Chettinad, a region with its own distinct culture…
Premium | Heritage Hotel

Visalam, Chettinad

Visalam is a real gem in the heart of Tamil Nadu where a warm and friendly staff will go out of their way to make your stay an unforgettable experience. This century old mansion, has been converted…


Travel to India with like-minded people on one of our small group tours (usually max size 12), featuring knowledgeable local guides and an expert tour leader.