Explore traditional Indian music, dance, and other art forms during this guided full-day visit to Kalakshetra, a highly-acclaimed academy of Indian art and culture in Chennai. View art exhibits and attend a performance of classical Indian dance.
What to Expect
Immerse yourself in the arts and culture of India on this full-day tour in Chennai as you visit Kalakshetra, a highly-acclaimed institution for the teaching and preservation of traditional Indian arts.
With your expert local guide, discover how this academy provides a platform for students of all ages to excel in traditional Indian music, dance, theater, and fine arts. Learn about the traditional setting of the institution in which students live in simple surroundings closely connected to nature and in close proximity to their gurus or teachers.
Visit the Craft and Education Research Center to see the students' work in arts and crafts exhibitions, as well as dance performance. Afterward, tour the Rukmini Devi Museum to see an impressive collection of paintings, sculptures, and fabric from throughout the world.
Following your comprehensive tour of the academy, head to a nearby restaurant to enjoy a traditional Indian lunch.
- Hotel pick-up and drop-off service
- Services of an English-speaking guide
- Entrance fee to Kalkakshetra
What's Not Included
- Optional activity costs
- Personal expenses
This tour departs at 9:00 AM. Pick-up service is provided to all hotels in Chennai.
Know Before You Go
Note: Kalakshetra is closed to visitors on the second and fourth Saturday of each month, as well as all government holidays.
7 days prior to the commencement of the tour - No cancellation charges
3-6 days prior to date of travel - 50% cancellation charges
Less than 48 hours - No refund