Edutourism

The textile tour of South India allows you to witness the process of making some of the finest textile products we can see in the markets. Get a chance to visit the Famous as well as some of the local textile mills and witness the live production of these beautiful creations. South India is famous for many things like Temples, cultural diversity, and also the textile industries. Come visit the different cities of South India like Chennai, Coimbatore, Kanchi, and witness the process of making the marvelous Kanchipuram sarees and also meet up with the small textile owners and learn about their processes.
You also get to visit some of the most important places while you are in the city, which has given the city its heritage.
Come experience the production of textile the Indian way…!

The prime objective of the Textile tour of India is to witness and experience the various types of textile designs from all over India. This tour will give you the opportunity to meet the mill owners, workers, Association leaders and other SME’s with whom you can interact and exchange your thoughts.

The tour has been designed keeping in mind the Textile engineers, Textile engineering students, Fashion designing students, Faculties, Textile merchants, and everyone who is enthusiastic to learn about the textile process followed in India.

•    Witness and experience the Indian way of manufacturing Textile products.
•    Get the opportunity to visit and learn from the manufacturers.
•    Learn about the current trends and R&D works being undertaken in the textile industry.
•    Get the opportunity to experience the live making of the products.
•    A chance to visit some of the endangered and rare techniques in India.

  • Lakshmi Mills / South India Textile Research Association / Local Textile Market Visit
  • Khadi And Village Industries Commission
  • Indian Institute Of Handloom Technology / Suramangalam
  • GHCL
  • Binny's Textile Mills / Kanchipuram Silk Weaving Factory / Local Textile Market Visit

DAY 01: COIMBATORE

Arrive in Coimbatore & transfer to hotel.
Later proceed to Textile mill visit.
Evening back to the hotel and overnight stay.

DAY 02: COIMBATORE

Proceed to visit South India Textile Research Association (SITRA)
Later proceed to local market visit.
By evening return to the hotel and enjoy your stay at the hotel.

DAY 03: COIMBATORE – TIRUPUR (35 Miles - 1 Hr)

After breakfast proceeds to Tirupur, for textile factories visit.
Later proceed to Khadi & Village Industries Commission.
By evening return to the hotel and enjoy your stay.

DAY 04: COIMBATORE

In the morning after breakfast, proceed to Salem.
Later visit the Indian Institute of Handloom Technology for an interactive session.
Also, proceed to local weaving mills.
Later proceed to Suramangalam
By evening return back to Coimbatore, overnight stay in Coimbatore.

DAY 05: COIMBATORE – MADURAI (147 Miles - 5 Hrs)

After refreshment & breakfast proceed to Madurai.
Visit Meenakshi Temple & Tirumulai Nayak Palace.
By evening back to hotel and overnight stay in Madurai.

DAY 06: MADURAI – CHENNAI (TRAIN) (290 Miles - 7 Hrs)

This morning after breakfast, proceed to GHCL at Paravai.
Later transfer to the railway station to proceed to Chennai, experience the Indian railways as you have an overnight journey.

DAY 07: CHENNAI

Morning arrive at Chennai and check into the hotel
Proceed to one of the mill visit and rest of the evening free and leisure
By night return to hotel and overnight stay.

DAY 08: CHENNAI - MAHABALIPURAM (36 Miles - 2Hrs)

This morning proceed to a full-day tour of Mahabalipuram.
Visit the group of monuments that include The Shore Temple, Pancha Rathas
Later proceed to visit a silk factory, and by evening proceed back to Chennai.
Proceed to Local market visit in T Nagar
By night return back to the hotel, have dinner and overnight stay.

DAY 09: CHENNAI - KANCHIPURAM (45 Miles - 2 Hrs)

Proceed to a full-day tour of Kanchipuram
Visit Kanchi Kamakshi Amman Temple & Kailasanathar Temple
Also, visit one of the weaving mills in Kanchi and witness the making of the famous Kanchi sarees.
By evening return to the hotel and enjoy your stay.

DAY 10: CHENNAI

Proceed to a full day city tour of Chennai.
Visit St. Mary’s Church, San Thome Cathedral Basilica, The Mylapore temple
Later visit the textile mills
By noon go to Marina Beach and relax.
By night have dinner and enjoy your stay.

DAY 11: CHENNAI – OVERSEAS (FLIGHT)

After refreshment & breakfast transfer to the airport.
It’s time to windup your textile tour of South India with cherished memories and learning.

Cost Includes:

  • Surface transportation by AC Coach
  • Star category accommodation on twin/triple sharing basis
  • Veg Breakfast - Lunch – Dinner
  • Sightseeing as per itinerary
  • 02 bottles of mineral water per person/per day
  • English speaking guide/expert

Cost Excludes:

  • Public transportation for any personal trips.
  • Passport/visa assistance
  • Air tickets from your hometown
  • Personal expenses
  • Excess baggage charges
  • Tips