Kannadiga’s…Karnataka..The land of Goddess Bhuvaneshwari, is also celebrated as karunadu which welcomed and blessed all people from all over the world. Karnataka is a state in South West India. It was created on 1 November 1956, with the passage of the States Reorganisation Act. Originally known as the State of Mysore, it was renamed Karnataka in 1973
BANGALORE: Vidhan Sabha, Nandi Temple
COORG: Maidikeri Fort, Raja’s Seat, Nagarhole National Park, Iruppu Falls, Abbey Falls, Omkareshwara Temple
KABINI: Kabini National Park, Boat Ride
MYSORE: Brindavan Gardens
HASSAN: Temples of Halebid
HOSPET: Hampi or Vijayanagara, Virupaksha Temple
BADAMI: Aihole, Patadakal, Bhutanatha temples, Archaeological Museum
Welcome to India – a country where hospitality is a way of life; to a culture steeped in tradition, a land where history lives in music and dance. You will be received at the airport in a traditional manner and transfer to the hotel.
Overnight in Bangalore.
Morning after breakfast go for half day city tour with visit to the Vidhan Sabha that houses the State’s Legislature and Secretariat, the Nandi Temple that is one of oldest temples in India and is popularly known as the Bull temple.
Overnight at hotel in Bangalore.
Morning after breakfast ,we transfer you to Coorg.Kodagu also known by the name Coorg is an affluent hill station endowed with alluring natural beauty and charm. It is an ideal gateway that provides excellent opportunity to be with the nature and feel its various exciting facades. Evening free for some leisure activities.
Overnight at the hotel in Coorg
After a healthy breakfast, Today Enroute we visit to Maidikeri Fort and then proceed forward to visit Raja’s Seat, Nagarhole National Park, Iruppu Falls, Abbey Falls and the holy Omkareshwara Temple.
Overnight at the hotel in Coorg
After breakfast , we transfer you to Kabini. Here, discover Kabini National Park, among the most popular wildlife destinations in South India. The area abounds with captivating creatures including bison, sambar, spotted deer, mongoose, langur, many species of birds and butterflies and an impressive population of elephants. In the afternoon, enjoy a thrilling jungle safari.
Overnight at hotel in Kabini.
This morning, embark on a boat safari, getting to know the many species of this region from a new vantage point. Afternoon time at leisure.
Overnight at Kabini.
Today after breakfast , we transfer you to Mysore. Later by evening vsit Brindavan Gardens – where you will explore the beauty of flowers and evening musical light show.
Overnight at Mysore.
After breakfast, we proceed for Hassan . Hassan in Karnataka is the oldest town of Hoysala Empire of 11th to 13th century AD in India .Visit the temples of Halebid which are the silent witness to the rich cultural heritage of Karnataka. The 12th century Hoysaleswara Temple is impressive for its awesome sculptural profusion. The walls of the temple are covered with an endless variety of gods and goddesses, animals, birds and dancing girls.
Overnight at Hassan.
After early breakfast, we transfer you to Hospet.Afternoon ,we take a tour of Hampi or Vijayanagara, one of the largest empires in the history of India – in ruins. Explore the ruined kingdom and return back to Hospet.Predating the city of Vijayanagara, it continues to be an important religious centre, housing the Virupaksha Temple as well as several other monuments belonging to the old city. The ruins are a UNESCO World Heritage listed as the Group of Monuments at Hampi.
Overnight stay at Hospet.
After breakfast, we transfer you to Badami. Drive to Badami, set amongst sandstone hills and peaceful farmlands. En-route, you’ll visit Aihole and Patadakal. Aihole was the first capital of the early Chalukyas, and is home to over a hundred ornate temples dating back as far as the 5th Century. There are also two beautiful lakeside temples known as the Bhutanatha temples, and the Archaeological Museum provides an intriguing background on the area.
Overnight at Badami.
Drive down to Goa and reach in time to take a connecting flight to Bombay or Delhi with some best memories to be cherished for life time.