Duration: 15 Days & 14 Nights
Destinations Covered: Goa - Badami - Bijapur
- Hospet - Hassan - Mysore - Ooty - Munnar - Cochin
Karnataka Package Tours is specially designed to take
you to the best tourist attractions in Karnataka. You
will get a lifetime opportunity to explore the ancient
temples, caves and other tourist attractions that grace
the land of Karnataka.
Day 01: Goa
The tour starts with your arrival at Goa where you can
check into ready rooms on an occupancy basis. The night
will be spent in the hotel.
Day 02: Goa
The morning can be spent on the beach. If you tire of
lazing on the beach then Old Goa, the spiritual heart
of Portuguese Goa including Panaji, the capital of Goa
is worth a visit. The centers of attraction at Goa also
include Maura Bazaar, the oldest weekly fair on the
Konkan Coast. Shri Mangesh Temple in Madgoa, Shri Shanta
Durga Temple dedicated to Goddess of peace, Shanteri
and Shri Ramanath Temple in the Shri Ramanath Panchayatan,
a temple complex at Ponda make up the temples that act
as the Goan landmarks.
Day 03: Goa - Badami (187 km)
Leave early morning from Goa for a beautiful drive over
the Western Ghats to Badami. At Badami you spend the
night at a hotel.
Day 04: Badami
The day begins with a breakfast after which you are
taken to remarkable temples at Aihole and Pattadakal.
Aihole was the first Chalukyan capital and is regarded
as the birthplace of Indian temple architecture. Overnight
stay at hotel in Badami.
Day 05: Badami - Bijapur (132 km)
The entire day is devoted to Bijapur, a destination
which is so beautiful that the journey becomes beautiful
in itself. You are shown your own hotel rooms on arrival
at Bijapur where you stay for the night.
Day 06: Bijapur
Day 06 begins with the full day visit to the Gol
Gumbaz; Mohammed Adil Shah's Tomb with world's second
largest dome, Jama Masjid built in 1558-80 during the
Bahamani period. Ibrahim Rauza (a tomb and a mosque),
Mihatyar Mahal and Begum Mahal are other tourist places.
Overnight stay at hotel in Bijapur
Day 07: Hospet
Proceed to Hospet in the morning. You start with
an excursion to Hampi, the once beautiful capital of
Vijaynagar Empire. Visit the Lotus Temple famous for
its incredible sculpture work, stone chariot and musical
pillars. The Hazar Rama Temple is also another most
important tourist spot. Overnight stay at Hospet.
Day 08: Hospet - Hassan (355 km)
On day 08 you drive to Hassan from Hospet. After reaching
Hassan you will be provided a room in a plush hotel
of the place for an over night stay.
Day 09: Hassan
On day 09 go for a full day excursion to Belur and Halebid,
the historical places of Karnataka. Overnight stay at
Day 10: Hassan - Mysore (115 km)
Drive to Mysore from Hassan. You can go shopping in
the local markets on your own if you want or stay back.
You return back to the hotel for dinner and over night
stay in Mysore.
Day 11: Mysore
After breakfast at hotel proceed for a sightseeing tour
of the city including visits to the Mysore Palace, Somnathpur
Temple, sandalwood and jasmine markets, Brindavan Gardens
etc. Return to the hotel for dinner and overnight stay
Day 12: Mysore - Ooty
Day 12 begins with a drive to Ooty visiting en route
Bandipur & Mudumalai Sanctuaries, Pyakara Dam, and
Kamarajasagar. You reach Ooty and settle down in hotel.
Day 13: Ooty
Go on a sightseeing tour in and around Ooty, visit the
lake, Botanical Gardens, Dodda Betta, Conoor Tea Gardens,
Sim's Park, Dolphin's Nose etc. and return back to the
hotel for a night stay.
Day 14: Ooty - Munnar
The next day drive to Munnar - the enchanting height
hills of Kerala - Full of fresh and green tea plantations
and Nature temptations. 3 1/2 hours drive en route covering
many scenic spots and waterfalls. Afternoon at leisure
to move around covering Mattupetty, Indo Swiss cattle
project and visit Rajamalai and Eravikuloam National
Park to watch Wildlife. Overnight at resort.
Day 15: Munnar - Cochin
Today depart to Cochin. The day begins with a city tour
of Cochin followed by a flight to destination. In the
morning you can go for sightseeing of Cochin to cover
Chinese Fishing Nets, Jewish Synagogue, Mattancherry
Palace etc. After the tour you will be escorted to your
hotel where after refreshing yourself you can have dinner
after which you can catch a Flight to your home city.
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