ItineraryDay 01 - Arrive Mumbai
Upon arrival you
will be met by our representative & transferred to hotel, where rooms
will be kept ready from previous night. After traditional welcome check in
into hotel. Overnight to be spent at hotel. Day 02 - Mumbai
After breakfast half day tour of : Gateway of India. The stone archway
designed by Wittett in the 16th century Gujarati style. Elephanta Caves 9
kms by sea. These 7th century rock - cut cave temples dedicated to Lord
Shiva are situated a top a hill on the island. With everlasting memories of
the day spend night at hotel. Day 03 - Mumbai - Goa
Transfer to Airport for flight to Goa. On arrival transfer to hotel.
Overnight at hotel. Day 04 - Goa
Just be ready to
visit the city that is called the "Archaeologists Delight"
In the morning you will visit North Goa and South Goa in the afternoon.
Overnight at hotel. Day 05 - Goa
Its your day.
Its the day to relax. Where? At the beautiful, refreshing and health
prone beaches of Goa . Overnight at hotel.
Day 06 - Goa - Belgaum - Badami ( 275 kms 6 hrs)
Breakfast in the
hotel. Drive to Badami enroute visiting Belgaum - a total picture of
contrasts. On one side is the old town area and modern on other, in the
heart of Belgaum is the Fort. Inside it are most famous Kamala Basti, the
Jain Temple & the Jama Masjid. The Kapileshwar Temple, the
Ananthashayana. Overnight at hotel. Day 07 - Badami
Rock cut cave Temples, Gateways, Forts, Inscriptions, Sculptures that seem
to come alive before your eyes. Badami has to be seen to be believed. Climb
a flight of steps to reach the ancient caves, all hewn out of sand stone on
the precipice of a hill. Also a must see are Bhutanatha temples that lend
their names to the lake just beneath the cave temples. Take a dip in this
green tranquil river. It is said to have the healing properties. Badami also
has the eighteen inscriptions ranging from 06th to 09th century. Overnight
at hotel. Day 08 - Badami - Aihole - Pattadakal - Hospet
Lucky day as you are going to Hospet enroute visiting Aihole and Pattadakal,
and for that nothing can be said as everything is self explanatory. Aihole
which is famous as the "cradle of the Indian Architecture". You
will also visit Pattadakal . Situated on the left bank of the Malaprabha
river, a world heritage centre, has 10 major temples representing early
Chalukyan architecture, later continue towards Hospet. Overnight at hotel.
Day 09 - Hospet
Come with us this morning to
explore the beautiful world of Hospet. The touristic importance of this lies
in its proximity to Hampi, the site of the medieval Vijaynagar empire, (13
kms) is the most evocative of all the ruins in Karnataka.. Overnight at
Day 10 - Hospet - Hassan
Have your breakfast and head towards
the destination that has it all. Yes! You guessed it right. We are going to
Hassan. Set and refresh into hotel. Take an excursion to Belur &
Halebid, a beautiful example of Hoyasala. s architecture. Famous of them is
The Chennakeshava Temple : which took 103 years to complete. The temples of
Halebid bear mute testimony to the rich, cultural heritage of Karnataka.
Overnight at hotel. Day 11 - Hassan - Shravanabelagola -
Drive towards Hassan enroute you will see the splendour of
Shravanabelgola. 51 kms South . east of Hassan, one of most important Jain
Pilgrim centres. Here is the 17m high monolith of Lord Bahubali . the world.
s tallest monolithic statue. Rest of the day you will remain free to explore
the surroundings. Overnight at hotel. Day 12 - Hassan -
Early morning we will be going to Madikeri, a place which
is called as the "Scotland Of India". On arrival set yourself in
the hotel, refresh yourself and come with us to visit Madikeri Fort , Abbey
Falls , Nisargadhama . Known for its calm, serene beauty, this place is an
ideal picnic spot visited by hundreds of tourists throughout the year.
Overnight at hotel Day 13 - Madikeri - Mysore
breakfast ride with us to the exclusive locales of Mysore. On arrival, check
in into hotel. Refresh yourself & go to visit :Mysore Palace, Chamundi
hills . Towering over the city, these hills are 13 kms away from Mysore.
Halfway up is the Nandi bull, a 4.8m monolith. Brindavan Gardens . A site to
be loved. The musical fountains & colorful lights transform this place
into a fairy land. Overnight at hotel. Day 14 - Mysore
Get up & get set for your visit to: Sri Jauyachamarajendra Art
Gallery . Housed in the Jagmohan Palace, the gallery has a collection of
exquisite paintings. In the afternoon visit Somnathpur. It is a little
village where you can see the famous 13th century temple well known for its
great architectural beauty. The star shaped temple with three shrines is the
latest & well preserved heritage of hoyasala architecture. Overnight at
hotel. Day 15 - Mysore - Srirangapatnam - Bangalore
After breakfast, you are free to explore the beautiful surroundings.
Afternoon drive to Bangalore enroute visiting Srirangapatnam . capital of
the warrior . King Hyder Ali & his son Tipu Sultan, has magnificent
monuments that are well worth a visit. In the evening, drive to Bangalore.
On arrival check into hotel. Overnight at hotel. Day 16 -
Bangalore - Mumbai
Come with us to explore the city of
gardens We will take you to Vidhan Saudha . It houses the State. s
Legislature and Secretariat, Nandi Temple . One of the oldest temple,
popularly known as the Bull temple. In the evening take your flight to
Bombay. On arrival transfer to International Airport for flight back home.