City tour: This is the Nayak, masters of the place from the sixteenth century, we must build the jewel of the city.
Visit the MEENAKSHI Temple, dedicated to Meenakshi, ancient local deity, bellicose, who had three breasts and fish eyes. Shiva married and the look of the beautiful lit up, his aggressive instincts calmed down and disappeared within its surplus. The sacred set covers six hectares and has 12 towers of 45 to 50 m forming the great temple.
Visit the Gandhi museum, which is a living institution. It aims to help young people in the country to know the "dharma", the duty of a human being, "the Ahinsa" non-violence and "Satyagrah" peaceful resistance, as well as work and the teaching of Gandhi. Continuation with the visit of the gigantic Palace of Nayak Tirumalalai, Indo-Muslim palace, built in 1636.
Free time to stroll in the market. Madurai is famous for its silks and ornate wood carvings.
In the evening, departure by Tuk-Tuk to attend the ceremony of Sunset God Shiva left his temple to gain the sanctuary of the goddess Minakshi. The idol, richly dressed and carried by priests in a palanquin is followed by a fervent crowd ...
An amazing street show that will delight you. After the ceremony, return to your hotel.