Upon arrival in Mumbai, you will meet our representative, who will assist you in a smooth transfer to your chosen hotel. After the traditional welcome, check-in at the hotel, have dinner, and stay overnight there.
In the morning, we set out for a half-day tour of Mumbai. After that, explore the city's sights, which include the Gateway of India- the stone archway designed in the 16th-century Gujarat style- and Elephant Cave- the 7th-century rock-cut cave temple dedicated to Lord Shiva situated atop a hill on the island. With everlasting memories of the day, stay overnight at the hotel.
You will be transferred to Mumbai airport today to board a flight to Goa. Upon arrival, you will be transferred to the hotel. Stay overnight in the hotel.
Today, be prepared to explore Goa, often known as "Archaeologist's Delight. "In the morning, visit North Goa, followed by South Goa in the afternoon. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Today is your day to relax and unwind in Goa's beauty. Explore the beautiful, refreshing, and health-prone beaches of Goa. Stay overnight in the hotel.
Today, this Goa Karnataka tour turns towards Badami Cave Temples and several other famous places. After breakfast, depart for Badami by road. On the way, visit Belgaum- a total picture of contrasts. The old town area is on one side, and the modern area is on the other. Belgaum Fort is located in the heart of Belgaum. There is a famous Kamala Basti, the Jain Temple, the Jama Masjid, the Kapileshwar Temple, Ananthashayana, etc. Stay overnight in the hotel.
Day 7 of your Karnataka Goa tour is scheduled for the sightseeing of Badami. The tour involves rock-cut cave temples, gateways, forts, inscriptions, and sculptures that speak volumes about ancient South Indian architecture. You'll have to climb a flight of steps to reach the ancient caves, all hewn out of sandstone on the rock face of a hill.
Also, a must are the Bhutanatha temples, which lend their names to the lake underneath the cave temples. Take a dip in this tranquil green river, which is said to have healing properties. The 18 inscriptions in Badami range from the 6th to the 9th century. Stay overnight in the hotel.
Your 8th day is your lucky day as you are going to Hospet. On the way, visit Pattadakal and Aihole. While Aihole is well-known as the "Cradle of Indian architecture, " Pattadakal, situated on the left bank of the Malaprabha River, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It has 10 major temples representing early Chalukyan architecture. After that, head straight towards Hospet. Stay overnight in the hotel.
On day 9, you will explore the beautiful world of Hospet. It is located near Hampi, the site of the medieval Vijayanagar Empire, which is 13 kilometers away from all the ruins in Karnataka. Stay overnight in the hotel.
After breakfast, head straight for Hassan. Later, leave the hotel for an excursion to Belur and Halebid, a beautiful example of Hoysala architecture. The famous Chennakeshava Temple took 103 years to complete. The temples of Halebid bear mute testimony to Karnataka's rich and cultural heritage. Stay overnight in the hotel.
Today is the day to witness the splendor of Shravanabelagola. It is 51 kilometers southeast of Hassan, one of the most important Jain pilgrimage centers. The major attraction is the 17-meter-high monolith statue of Lord Bahubali- the world's tallest monolithic statue. The rest of the day is free to explore the surroundings. Stay overnight in the hotel.
This morning, you will go to Madikeri, the "Scotland of India." Upon arrival, relax and join us to visit Madikeri Fort, Abbey Falls, and Nisargadhama, known for their calm, serene, and picturesque environment. Stay overnight in the hotel.
After breakfast this morning, embark on a sightseeing tour of the exotic locales of Mysore. Upon arrival, check into the hotel. Refresh yourself and visit the famous Mysore Palace and Chamundi Hills, towering over the city. These hills are 13 km away from Mysore. Remember the famous Brindavan Gardens, a place decked with fountains and colorful lights. Stay overnight in the hotel.
In the morning, prepare to visit the Sri Jayachamarajendra Art Gallery. Housed within the Jagmohan Palace, it has a good collection of beautiful paintings. In the afternoon, get set for a visit to Somnathpur. The 13th-century temple is housed in these tiny villages, famous for its fantastic architectural beauty. The star-shaped temple with three shrines is the latest and most well-preserved heritage of Hoysala architecture. Stay overnight in the hotel.
This morning, you are free to explore Srirangapatnam's picturesque locales. In the evening, drive to Bangalore. On the way, visit Srirangapatnam- the famous capital of Tipu Sultan. It houses magnificent monuments that are worth a visit. In the evening, leave by road for Bangalore. Upon arrival, check-in at the hotel for an overnight stay.
In the morning, explore Bangalore- the famous "City of Gardens"- on a sightseeing tour. The tour includes visiting Vidhan Soudan- it houses the state's Legislature and Secretariat- and Nandi Temple, one of the oldest temples, popularly known as the Bull Temple. In the evening, board the flight to Mumbai. Upon arrival, you will be transferred to the hotel, where you'll hold the rooms for wash and change. Later, you'll be transferred to the airport to board your international flight.