Free walking tour Madurai, Meenakshi Temple Night Ceremony Tours

Duration: 2h
Languages: English
Guru: Rajesh
Registered on October 19, 2022

Hello! My name is Rasheed, people will call me as Rajesh and I have been a Tour guide in Madurai for the last 15 years. I am especially experienced about the history of Madurai and the different walks of life in the city I was born and grown in Madurai. I also enjoy meeting and learning from the people I meet and many of guiding. I pride myself on providing interesting tours to providing my clients, and I really look forward to hearing from you and showing you the city. Please just ask, and we can create together the perfect trip for you combining any mixture of places in Madurai.

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  • No minimum number of attendees
    No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

Madurai, the city has been described as a "lotus-shaped" city in one of the Tamil publications. Since time immemorial, Madurai has been a well-planned city in terms of road and building construction.
The Meenakshi Amman temple is the central point for the formation of all roads. The Meenakshi Amman temple is one of the largest in India.
There is always something going on here: ceremonies, musicians playing, weddings, prostrate pilgrims, and festivals, making it an attractive place to spend time and enjoy temple life.
The temple is the geographical and ritual center of the ancient city of Madurai and is divided into several concentric quadrangular enclosures contained by high masonry walls. It is one of the few temples in Tamil Nadu that has four entrances in four directions. This temple has four towers, each intricately decorated with thousands of colorful figures. There are eight more towers and a hall with a thousand decorated pillars.

What to remember:

  • A dress code is required to enter places of worship
  • No shorts or sleeveless tops.
  • Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may not be allowed to enter if you do not meet these dress requirements. Exclusions:
  • Entrance fee to the Temple.
  • Payments for the guide

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  • Meeting point:
    Meenakshi Amman Temple, Madurai Main,...
    Meenakshi Amman Temple, Madurai Main, Madurai, Tamil Nadu 625001, India
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    the meeting place is opposite north tower you have traffic police peet box. 2 I will wearing black pant with white tshirt

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

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Who is this tour for?

Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Not suitable for pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
There is no minimum number of people required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour requires the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
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