Deep corridors of the tropical forests that invite wild wanderers. Everything in Karnataka is an intense experience. It is an enchanting land abounding in scenic beauty, rich in flora and fauna. Experience the highlights of Karnataka at a relaxed pace with a mixture of ethnicity, traditional richness, sightseeing, wildlife viewing and leisure time.
Today you arrive at Bangalore Airport and are greeted by our local representative. You are driven by an air conditioned car to the hotel. Upon arrival check in at the hotel. Later you are driven to visit The Vidhana Soudha, the seat of the state legislature of Karnataka. Then proceed towards Lal Bagh Botanical Garden and the famous Bull Temple, one of the oldest temples here. Rest of the day is at leisure.
In the morning after breakfast you are driven by car to visit Tipu Sultan's Summer Palace (approx 115.08 Kms / 2H 18M). After returning to the city you visit Cubbon Park, Indira Gandhi Musical Fountain, view the colorful swirling fountains dancing in tune to music. Also visit the Iskon Temple - the Krishna temple is a blend of modern technology and spiritual harmony.
In the morning after breakfast you are driven to Mysore (approx 143.39kms / 3H 7M). Upon arrival check in at the hotel. Later you are driven to visit St. Philomena's Church, one of the oldest churches in India over 200 years old. Also you are taken to visit Brindavan Gardens - embellished with vast expanses of well-laid out lawns, diverse kaleidoscopic rows of flowers and above all the amazing site of fountains encompassing a small beautiful lake holding the charm of musical fountain in its center. Later proceed to Chamundi Hills - A panoramic view of the city is seen from the top of the hills.
Today morning after breakfast you are driven to Sri Ranganathaswamy temple. Later proceed to Jaganmohan Palace. It is more than 150 years old. It displays the paintings and artifacts that belonged to the Kings of Mysore. Today this art gallery is considered one of the best in South India. Also visit the Mysore Palace, which provides an aesthetic blend of Hindu and Muslim architecture. Evening is free for shopping. This city is regarded as the paradise for shopaholics from rich and traditional silk sari or material to various sandal and rose wood craft etc.
In the morning after breakfast you are driven by car to Bandipur (approx 73.03 kms / 2H 7M). Upon arrival check in at the lodge. Rest of the day is at leisure.
In the mornin after breakfast you can indulge in jungle activities. Take a jeep safari or elephant safari in the park. Catch sights of elephant, sambar, partridges, peafowl, quail, giant squirrel, hornbill and barking deer.
In the morning after breakfast you are driven by car to Coorg (approx 191.58 Kms / 6H 45M). Upon arrival check in at the hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure.
In the morning after breakfast you are driven to Talakaveri (the origin point of River Kaveri) and Bhagamandala (the point where Kaveri assumes the shape of a river). Also visit the ancient temples there. In the evening, you visit Madikeri town and enjoy shopping for honey, coffee and spices as souvenirs.
In the morning after breakfast you are driven to visit the Raj's Seat from where you can enjoy panoramic views of the misty Coorg valley. Proceed to the spectacular Abbi Falls that are a must visit in tours to Coorg. Also visit Omkareshwara Temple and later visit Madikeri Fort. In the evening you are free to enjoy your time at leisure.
In the morning after breakfast you are driven by car to Bangalore (approx 248.19 Kms / 7H 26M). Upon arrival you board the flight back home with beautiful memories of your holiday.