No. of days : 16 Days
Destinations Covered : Mumbai - Goa - Belgaum - Badami - Aihole - Pattadakal - Hospet - Hassan - Shravanabelagola - Hassan-Madikeri - Mysore-Srirangapatnam-Bangalore- Mumbai
Take a trip into the past, you’ll discover a land of many surprises, Musical pillars, Stone dancers, Elephant stables, Monumental temples, Sandy beaches, you will enjoy them all while you enter through Gateway of India.
Day 01 - Arrive Mumbai
On arriving in Mumbai a representative of the hotel picks up the guests from the airport to take them back to the hotel. After a traditional welcome the guests are shown into their rooms where they can rest and refresh themselves.
Day 02 – Mumbai
After a sumptuous breakfast the guests are taken on a visit to the Gateway of India and the Elephanta Caves. After a Mumbai tour the tourists get back to the hotel to sleep over the memorable day.
Day 03 - Mumbai – Goa
On the third day the guests are driven to the airport to catch a flight to Goa. In Goa the rooms are booked for the guests to offer them a comfortable stay.
Day 04 – Goa
The morning is spent touring North Goa and the evening is booked for a visit to South Goa.
Day 05 – Goa
On the fifth day he guests can spend it on the beach enjoying the sun, sand and sea. The can even indulge themselves in adventure sports.
Day 06 - Goa - Belgaum - Badami ( 275 kms 6 hrs)
After a healthy breakfast the guests are driven to Badami via Belgaum. The guests get to see the Jain Temple, Jama Masjid, Kamala Basti and the Kapileshwar Temple. The rooms in Badami await the guests for them to relax and freshen for the next day.
Day 07 – Badami
The day is spent touring Badami. The guests are get to see the majestic forts, caves, temples, inscriptions, sculptures and lots more. The Bhutanatha temples are quite famous which even have a lake named after them nearby. The guests can take a dip in the lake as the lake is said to have healing powers. Another interesting fact about Badami are the eighteen inscriptions from sixth century to ninth century.
Day 08 - Badami - Aihole - Pattadakal – Hospet
The guests today are driven to Hospet via Aihole and Pattadakal. Beautiful architecture of Aihole and Pattadakal also known as a world heritage center is a must visit. After that the journey moves towards Hospet where rooms are booked for the stay.
Day 09 – Hospet
On the ninth day the tourists get to explore the heritage world of Hospet which has Hampi another touristic important place is situated near it. Hampi also has the site of the Vijayanagar empire in its close proximity.
Day 10 - Hospet – Hassan
After a healthy breakfast the tourists are driven to the next destination that is Hassan. On reaching Hassan the guests are taken to their hotel rooms to freshen up. An excursion to see the Hoyasala architecture in Belur and Halebid is organized. The Chennakeshave Temple and the temples of Halebid attract tourists from near and far.
Day 11 - Hassan - Shravanabelagola – Hassan
On the eleventh day the tour moves towards Shravanabelgola-one of the most important Jain Pilgrim centers. The tourists can also witness the the worlds tallest monolithic statue. The rest of the day the guests can spend exploring the surroundings.
Day 12 - Hassan – Madikeri
The morning begins early as the journey moves towards Madikeri also known as “Scotland of India”. After the guests refresh themselves in the hotel they are taken on a tour of the madekiri fort, Abbey Falls, Nisargadhama.
Day 13 - Madikeri - Mysore
After a sumptuous breakfast the tourists ride towards Mysore where accommodation is booked for a comfortable stay. The guests get to visit the Mysore Palace, Chamundi Hills and the Brindavan Gardens.
Day 14 - Mysore
On this day the agenda list has a visit to the Sri Jauyachamarajendra Art Gallery. In the afternoon a visit to the Somnathpur village is arranged. Here the tourists get to see the 13th century temple known for its architectural beauty.
Day 15 - Mysore - Srirangapatnam – Bangalore
The morning can be spent the at the guests own leisure pace and in the afternoon the group drives towards Bangalore via Srirangapatnam- known for the magnificent monuments. After reaching Bangalore in the evening the guests can relax in the hotel rooms booked for them.
Day 16 - Bangalore - Mumbai
Today the guests can explore the city with a visit to the Vidhan Saudha, Secretariat and Nandi temple. In the evening the guests are dropped at the airport for them to take a flight to Mumbai from where they can catch a flight back home.
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