Who We Are?

‘Creating Travel Experiences’

The eyes of the world are on India, a land with a colorful past and equally vibrant present. As a travel destination, this country has a wonderful diversity of possibilities and Cholan Tours can help you to plan fabulous and memorable holidays to India.

Cholan Tours Pvt Ltd has established itself as one of the fastest growing reputed DMC (Destination Management Company) in India offering a personalized service to clients since 1999. Over the past 19 years, we have built our solid reputation on the quality of the service we offer.

We operate tours in India under THREE different brand names. Indian Panorama handles B2C whereas South Tourism is a B2B brand that deals with ground handling works throughout South India and ‘Window to the World’ handles Outbound Tours, Domestic leisure & Business travel. These are our core activities. In in-bound tourism, we are specialist in offering tailor-made tour packages for Honey-moon couple, Business tours for Executives, Leisure tours for individuals/ groups/ family, Art & culture tour, Backwater cruises in Kerala, Adventure & Trekking tours, Wildlife tour, Ayurveda & Spa etc.

The unique network of our own offices throughout India indicates that we can offer a quality of trip which is unrivalled in the sub-continent. Headquartered in Trichy, Tamil Nadu, we hold a dynamic team of people with an extensive travel experience and knowledge on different places in India and overseas, working across various branch offices. All our branches are staffed by a highly trained, professional, English-speaking team. We pride ourselves on prompt communication and will be happy to answer any questions you may have. Whether you are looking for a journey which focuses on culture, nature and wildlife, beaches, cuisine, art or any combination of these, we can custom make a program that will exactly suit your requirement. The well-knit motivated team ensures that all our guests are well looked after and enjoy quality services throughout their tour.

We offer the widest choice of accommodation (including resorts, hotels, houseboats, home stays) in India. This means we have been very successful in matching customers’ requirements (both interests and budget) to create the perfect holiday plan for them. We are able to make recommendations based on personal experiences and feedbacks from our recent clients to ensure that we find the right hotel for our client requirements and budget.

Our communication systems are used extensively to impart flawless service to our clients. Our team is available online in SKYPE, other social media network & are accessible over mobile phone round the clock for assistance. Excellent infrastructure that we created over all these years, serves as a boon to all clients as they are given personal care & assistance throughout their stay in India.

As an Inbound Tour Operator, we aim to offer our clients a world class service, maintaining consistent service quality with a personal touch. Being 19 years into the industry as a reputed Tour Operator., we are the first.

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Years ago, holiday trips to other countries were not that easy to organize as it sounds. Most of the people were doing research via the internet into travelling to India.

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19 years ago, we were a team of two & now we are more than 300 travel professionals’ team, all locals largely living and working in the part of India from where they come. So, we have local knowledge of climate, road conditions.

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The best way to see India is by road and our fleet of modern, well maintained vehicles will facilitate you in this regard. With our latest vehicles driven by experienced and English speaking chauffeurs, we ensure our clients take home wonderful memories from their tour.

We are experienced in organizing group tours covering special interests like yoga, cooking, bird- watching, village tours, water sports & beach tours, art & architecture and more. India is an exotic and romantic location for honeymoon couples, and we can prepare itineraries covering this genre and others. The team at Cholan Tours goes out of its way to take care of the small things that make a big difference to your holiday.

We pride ourselves on raising industry standards across our wide range of operations. Our awards and accreditations are testimonies to the hard work and commitment invested in our business. We are the first South Indian Company to have won 3 National Tourism Awards as the ‘Best Inbound Tour Operator in India’ from the Ministry of Tourism, Government of India.

In November 2016, CII (Confederation of Indian Industry) selected Cholan Tours as one of the Top 25 Innovative Organizations in India. We also won the CII Industrial Innovation Awards 2016 in the category of “Service – Medium Enterprises”.

In October 2016, the Federation of Indian Export Organizations, (FIEO) Regional Export Award for the year 2014-15 was held wherein Cholan Tours won an award under the category of “Best Service Provider in Southern Region” (Gold). Awards and recognitions do motivate us to add more value to our existence and to contribute more to the society and thereby to our nation.

Cholan Tours is a 100% eco-friendly company in India using no paper, no files but we operate fully electronically. Our office functions completely on solar energy and thereby we save 100% power as well.

We are recognized by the Ministry of Tourism, Government of India. We are a member of many National and International Tourism bodies covering ASTA (American Society of Travel Agents), PATA (Pacific Asia Travel Association), IATA (International Air Transport Association) and IATO (the Indian Association of Tour Operators) etc.

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