Destinations Covered: Bangalore - Mysore - Chikmagalur - Hospet - Hampi - Badami - Goa - Mumbai
Duration: 12 Nights / 13 Days
Day - 01: Arrival at Bangalore
On your arrival at Bangalore, our representative will receive you at
the airport. Thereafter, you will be escorted to the hotel. Check-in at
the hotel and make yourself comfortable. Today, you will visit the
famous Lal Bagh Botanical Gardens, Tipu Sultan's Palace, Bull's Temple
and Vidhan Soudha of Bangalore. Your overnight stay would be at the
Day - 02: Bangalore - Mysore
After having breakfast at your hotel in Bangalore, you will drive for
Mysore. During your journey, you will take a halt at Srirangapatna and
Somnathpur to visit the ruins of Tipu Sultan's capital and the Kesava
temple respectively. On reaching Mysore, check-in at the hotel. Retire
for the night in the hotel.
Day - 03: Mysore Sight-Seeing
Following the breakfast, today you will move around the city of Mysore.
Your itinerary will include the classic Vrindavan Gardens, Chamarajendra
Art Gallery, Maharaja's Palace and Saint Philomena's Church. In the
evening, you can stroll through the markets of Mysore. In the night,
relax yourself in the hotel.
Day- 04: Mysore - Chikmagalur
After your breakfast in the hotel, you will leave for Chikmagalur. On
your way, you will stop at Sravanabelagola to visit a Jain pilgrimage
site famous for its 17 metre high image of Lord Gomateshvara, which was
carved out from rock of Indragiri hill. On reaching Chikmagalur, you
will check-in at the hotel. Your overnight stay would be at the hotel.
Day - 05: Chikmagalur Sight-Seeing
Following the breakfast, you will visit the temples at Belur and
Halebid. You will also visit beautiful hill stations of Kemmanagundi and
Kudremukh, where you can take out your cameras to capture some of the
best photographs of your life. In the evening, you can explore the local
markets of Chikmagalur. Retire for the night in your hotel.
Day - 06: Chikmagalur - Hospet
After having your breakfast, today you will travel north to reach
Hospet. On reaching Hospet, you will check-in at the hotel. Make
yourself comfortable and get ready to go for a sight-seeing trip that
will include Archeological museum, Himavat Kedaya Waterfall, Jogimatti,
Murugharajenra Matha and Ankli Matha. Calling it a day, stay for the
night in your hotel.
Day - 07: Hospet - Hampi
Following your breakfast, you will drive towards Hampi, a World
Heritage Centre. On reaching Hampi, check-in at the hotel. Relax for
some time and then you will move to visit the Vithala Temple, Virupaksha
Temple, House of Victory, Hazara Ramaswamy Temple, King's Balance, Lotus
Mahal and Mustard Ganesha. You must have got tired by now. So, relax
yourself for night in the hotel.
Day - 08: Hampi
After having your breakfast, today you will explore the exceptional
ruins at Hampi. Your itinerary will also include Noblemen's Palace,
Pushkarini Tank and Mahanavami Dibba. You can spend the evening at
leisure. You can also explore the local markets of Hampi and don't
forget to bargain while buying things. Retire for the night in your
Day - 09: Hampi - Hospet - Badami
Early morning, have your breakfast as today you will move towards
Badami. In order to reach Badami, you will drive across the Deccan
Plateau en route Hospet. On your way, you would visit a picturesque
gorge located between two sandstone hills. In the afternoon, you will
stopover South Fort to see the exquisitely carved temples dating back to
the 6th century. On reaching Badami, you would check-in at the hotel and
retire for the night.
Day -10: Badami
Following breakfast, you would go for a sight-seeing trip. Your
itinerary will include remarkable temples of Aihole and Pattadakal.
Aihole is regarded as the birthplace of Indian temple architecture;
moreover it was the first capital of Chalukyan. You will also visit the
ancient cave temples of Badami. Calling it a day, rest for the night in
Day - 11: Badami - Goa
Early morning, have your breakfast, as you have to drive a long way to
the fun city of Goa. You will drive across the picturesque Western
Ghats. During the way, you will stop for a lunch and restart your
journey. On reaching Goa, you will check-in at the hotel. Relax yourself
for some time and then you can spend the evening at leisure visiting
nearby beaches. You can also explore the local markets of Goa that offer
exceptional bamboo work and stone jewelry. Retire for the night in the
Day - 12: Goa Sight-Seeing
Following the breakfast, you will move out for the sight-seeing trip of
Goa. Today, you will visit the various beaches, churches, museums and
forts of Goa including Banerji Art Gallery, Sculpture Gallery and
Contemporary Art Gallery. This day is the most engrossed day of your
Karnataka Historical Tour. Relax for the night in your hotel.
Day - 13: Goa - Mumbai - Departure from Mumbai
After having breakfast, today you will move from Goa to Mumbai. On
reaching Mumbai, you will be assisted by our representative to the
Mumbai International Airport, where you will be connected to the flight
for your onward journey.