Badami - Bangalore - Hampi - Hassan - Hospet - Kodagu - Coorg - Mysore
Upon arrival at the Goa Airport you will be cordially received by our representative and check-in into hotel. The rest of the day is at your disposal to enjoy at leisure. Overnight stay at the hotel.
After a refreshing breakfast embark on an exciting sightseeing tour of Goa. Goa is a land of gorgeous beaches, azure waters, Old Catholic churches, Indo-Portuguese cuisine and pulsating nightlife. Goa is often called the ‘Pearl of the Orient’ and a ‘Tourist Paradise’ - truly justifying its grandeur and beauty. It lies on the western coast of India facing the Arabian Sea in the region known as Konkan. Goa offers a remarkable combination of scenic beauty, architectural marvels and rich culture – luring hordes of tourists from around the world. Overnight at the hotel.
Following a filling breakfast proceed for a whole day sightseeing tour of Goa. Return for an overnight at the hotel.
Depart for Badami after an early morning breakfast; on arrival check-in into hotel. Afternoon, proceed for a local sightseeing tour of Badami. The town, formerly known as Vatapi, is located in the Bagalkot district of Karnataka state. Founded by Pulakesin I of the Chalukya dynasty, the town of Badami is located at the foot of a red sandstone protrusion that surrounds the Agastya tirtha water reservoir on three sides. Evening is at your disposal to expend at leisure. Return for an overnight at the hotel.
After breakfast check-out from the hotel and drive to Hospet; on arrival check-in into hotel. Afternoon, you will be taken on a local sightseeing tour of Hospet. The historic town of Hospet lies at a distance of 340 km from Bangalore City. Apart from the many historic sites in the region the dam on the scenic Tungabhadra River is a popular tourist attraction whilst providing water supply for the region. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Following breakfast, check-out from the hotel and drive to Hassan via Hampi; on arrival check-in into hotel. Day is at your disposal to enjoy at leisure. Overnight at the hotel.
After breakfast proceed for a sightseeing tour of Hassan. The town of Hassan lies at a distance of around 190 km from the capital city of Bangalore. It is ideally located close to historical places like Belur, Halebid and Shravanabelagola. Nothing much is known about the history of Hassan, except that it was under the rule of the great Hoysala Empire between 11th and the 14th century. Explore the many historic places located close to the town. Overnight at the hotel.
After breakfast check-out from the hotel and drive to Coorg; on arrival check-in into hotel. Kodagu or Coorg, known as the ‘Scotland of India’, is the most picturesque hill station of Karnataka. Located on the Western Ghats at an altitude of 4000 ft, Kodagu has dense forests, coffee and tea plantations, orange orchards and lush paddy fields dotting its terrain. The majority of the population here belongs to the Kodava community; an ancient martial race with a distinct culture and traditions. Overnight at the hotel.
Following a refreshing breakfast check-out from the hotel and drive to Mysore; on arrival check-in into hotel. Afternoon, embark on an exciting sightseeing tour of Mysore. Mysore, a calm and serene city, lies at a distance of 139 km from Bangalore. The city was the imperial capital of the erstwhile Mysore kingdom ruled by the Wodeyar dynasty. Places of tourist interest include the Mysore Palace, Chamarajendra Art Gallery, Mysore Zoo Gardens, St. Philomena’s Church, Temples, Chamundi Hills, Brindavan Gardens and Bylakuppa. Overnight at the hotel.
After breakfast check-out from the hotel and drive to Bangalore; on arrival check-in into hotel. Afternoon, proceed for a local sightseeing tour of Bangalore City. Bangalore, the capital of Karnataka, is known popularly as the city of Gardens. The city is today the Silicon Valley of India apart from being the principal administrative, commercial and industrial hub of Karnataka State. It lies at an altitude of 920 m above MSL. The present day Bangalore City was founded by Kempe Gowda, a chieftain under the Vijayanagara Empire, in 1537 A.D. With the support from king Achutaraya, he built a mud fort here and established petite towns inside the fort. Places of tourist interest here include the Lalbagh Gardens, Vidhana Soudha, Cubban Park and Museum, The Govt. Museum, Cariappa Memorial Park, Visvesvaraya Industrial & Technological Museum, Tippu’s Palace, The Fort, Bull Temple, Venkatappa Art Gallery. Return for an overnight stay at the hotel.
After breakfast check-out from the hotel and drive to Bangalore Airport for your onward journey.