Rameswaram, known as the Varanasi of the South, is a sacred island town famed for its Ramanathaswamy Temple and Agnitheertham beach.
Madurai, known for its Meenakshi Amman Temple and Thiruparankundram Murugan Temple, is a cultural hub with a thousand-pillar hall and serene surroundings.
Udupi, known for its famous Krishna Temple, offers a spiritual experience with carved wood structures, local cuisine, and visits to Anantheshwara and Chandramouleshwara Temples.
Sringeri, located in the Western Ghats, is known for its Sharadamba Temple, Vidyashankara Temple, and Adi Shankaracharya Sharada Peetham.
Guruvayur's Guruvayurappan Temple, a spiritual pilgrimage offering tranquil atmosphere and a ritualistic Elephant Sanctuary, while the Mammiyoor and Parthasarathy Temples are also worth exploring.
The Sabarimala pilgrimage of Kerala offers a spiritual adventure with a challenging trek culminating in the Ayyappa Temple.
Tirupati, home to Lord Venkateswara, is a sacred pilgrimage site accessible to elderly travellers, featuring the Venkateswara Temple and the Akasa Ganga waterfall.
Srisailam's Mallikarjuna Swamy Temple, located on the banks of the Krishna River, offers a serene retreat with a divine atmosphere and the Phaladhara-Panchadhara waterfall.
Compiled By Himani Verma