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We did two tours and loved both

We did Once Upon a Madurai and Potters Trail. We came to Madurai mostly to see the Meenakshi Temple... read more

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Reviewed 4 days ago
Soren_Dayton
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Best Walking tour

Storytrails was very organized and the entire tour was an amazing experience. Would recommend this... read more

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Reviewed 13 June 2018
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India exists in her stories. Join Storytrails on thematic story-based walks and short tours that zigzag through the beat and pulse of the city. Some fact, some fiction, some myth, some superstition... Take back a slice of the local life, complete...more
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35 Krishnarayar Tank Road | Opposite George Oaks, Madurai 625001, India
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We did Once Upon a Madurai and Potters Trail. We came to Madurai mostly to see the Meenakshi Temple (and eat yummy non-veg Tamil food). Swarna did a great job in both tours explaining what is going on in Madurai, relating the Temple to other...More

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Storytrails, Manager at Storytrails Madurai, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Soren, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We are glad you had a good time with us- and we hope you ate a lot of yummy non-veg Tamil food. If you're ever in Chennai, Pondicherry or Trivandrum, give us...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Early in the morning, it was a judicious time to stroll inside the narrow and fresh streets of the old city of Madurai. The guide was interesting and cleverly warned that Madurai is full of stories about its history, true one, and perhaps sometimes "...More

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Storytrails, Manager at Storytrails Madurai, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Alicia, Thank you for leaving us such a lovely review! Our team does believe that stories are the best way to get to know places and people- so thank you for appreciating that. Also we're quite fond of Peter Pandy and his curious adventures-...More

Reviewed 1 July 2018

guides were well informed and professional...warm and invited questions. I liked the personal touch of visiting a residence. We were greeted on time. I wished the recipes had been printed up for our personal collection.

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Storytrails, Manager at Storytrails Madurai, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2018

Thank you for your review. We're very glad you enjoyed yourself, and we'll certainly look into your suggestion. We also run trails in Chennai and Pondicherry, so if you're ever visiting do let us know. Cheers, Team Storytrails

Reviewed 30 June 2018

Very entertaining and full of fantastic information. Congrats to the facilitator who was really engaging and funny! An excellent insight into Madurai

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Storytrails, Manager at Storytrails Madurai, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2018

Thank you for your review- we're thrilled you were able to get a little peek into life in Madurai. We also conduct trails in Chennai and Pondicherry, so do let us know if you're ever in town. Cheers, Team Storytrails

Reviewed 19 June 2018

This was a wonderful professional tour. We did a private medley of the story trails & food tour. We learned so much about Madurai and also got to try some interesting local foods. Our guide was very knowledgeable and friendly. My only thought is that...More

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Storytrails, Manager at Storytrails Madurai, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Thank you for your review. We're so pleased that you were able to explore Madurai with us and try local delicacies. The prices we quote are the published prices on our website, but if you have any other recommendations about the tour, we're always glad...More

Reviewed 13 June 2018

Storytrails was very organized and the entire tour was an amazing experience. Would recommend this to anyone who visits Madurai

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Thank Neelima V
Storytrails, Manager at Storytrails Madurai, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2018

Thank you for your kind words. We also run trails in Chennai and Pondicherry.

Reviewed 13 May 2018

With an exhaustive itenerary and gentle voice, Dr Shanmugapriya delighted her patrons with stories, ancient & imagined.

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Storytrails, Manager at Storytrails Madurai, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2018

Dear Gaurav, That is a wonderful description of the trail. We're pleased you enjoyed yourself so much. Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. Cheers, The Storytrails Team

Reviewed 13 May 2018

With an exhaustive itenerary and a gentle voice, Dr Shanmugapriya of Storytrails delighted her patrons with stories - ancient & imagined.

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Storytrails, Manager at Storytrails Madurai, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2018

We're delighted you were delighted Gaurav!

Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

I chose to do the morning tour and learn about the old town and it’s streets surrounding the temple. The tour started at 7am outside one of the temple gates. There was only three of us, but the guide had a great system of earpieces...More

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Storytrails, Manager at Storytrails Madurai, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

Hello, Thank you very much for your detailed review and recommendation! We had the best time walking with you, and love being challenged. We're storytellers, and are always looking for answers (and tales, of course). The streets of Madurai are lovely in the mornings and...More

Reviewed 11 March 2018

This was the highlight of our visit to Madurai. Of course, we visited Meenakshi temple, but I had been there before. To be able to walk around the streets of Madurai, and learn the stories associated with the streets and the town was fabulous. Swapna...More

Thank Sara S
Storytrails, Manager at Storytrails Madurai, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2018

Dear Sara, We had a fantastic time walking the streets of Madurai with you, and telling you its stories! Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We hope to see you again soon. Thanks, Storytrails

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