Queens of South
Duration : 05 Nights / 06 Days
Destinations :Mysore - Coorg - Ooty
Day – 01Arrive Bangalore – Mysore (145 kms)
On arrival at Bangalore station / airport, proceed to to Mysore, check in to the hotel. After fresh-up & lunch, start Mysore Sightseeing.
visit Chamundi Hills to pay your obeisance to Goddess Chamundeshwari. On the way back to city you will see Statue of Mahishasura and Nandi.
Later visit and the Mysore Zoo, one of the oldest and well maintained zoo in India. And after visit Mysore Palace, one of the largest palaces in the country and Jaganmohan Palace Art Gallery. Later beautiful St.Philomena's Church - the most majestic churches in India. Drive to Srirangapatna were you will visit Sri Ranganatha Swamy Temple, Tippu's Summer Palace, fort, Gumbuz. Later by evening Brindavan Gardens a show garden that has botanical park with fountains as well as world famous musical fountain. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day – 02Mysore – Coorg (140 kms)
After breakfast check out and proceed to Coorg, en route visit Bylakuppe - largest Tibetan settlement in South India and its famous for Tibetian Golden Temple and Kaveri Nisargadhama an island formed by river Cauvery. And later Dubare Elephant Camp - elephant safari & enjoy water rafting. On arrival to Coorg check in to hotel. Evening visit Raja's Seat. Overnight stay at Coorg.
Day – 03Coorg
After breakfast, local sightseeing covering Talakaveri - birth place of Cauvery, en route visit Bhagamandala Bhagandeshwara Temple and Triveni Sangama. After returning back to Madikeri visit Abbey falls and Omkareshwar Temple. Overnight stay at Coorg.
Day – 04Coorg – Ooty (250 kms)
After breakfast proceed to Ooty. En route enjoy National forest wildlife safari. On arrival to Ooty check into hotel and overnight stay at Ooty.
Day – 05Ooty
Today morning after breakfast visit to Coonoor by Toy Train. Cab will reach by road and take you for Coonoor Sightseeing - Sim's Park, Lam's Rock, Dolphin Nose, Tea factory and Doddabetta Peak. Later in Ooty sightseeing - Rose Garden, Ooty lake, Botanical Garden. Overnight stay at Ooty.
Day – 06Ooty – Coimbatore drop (90 kms)
After breakfast check out from hotel and proceed to Coimbatore , airport / station drop. Tour Ends.
Queens of South
Duration :06 Nights / 07Days
Destinations : Kabini - Coorg - Wayanad
Day – 01Bangalore - Kabini (170 Kms)
On arrival at Bangalore Airport / Railway station proceed to Kabini. Kabini is a popular wild life destination in Karnataka. Lush green landscapes, a large lake and the sight of elephant herds makes Kabini Special to any tourist. Immerse into the tune of nature, hear the splashing yet whispering sound of river Kabini, recline in comfort at a riverside resort or just idle around watching nature play with animals and birds. Kabini has got other names as well Kabani and Kapila famous river in southern India. It will not take you too long to understand that nature always beckons you, sometime, somewhere. Whether to spend your much sought after vacation with your partner or to enjoy an exciting outing with your family, this place has it all.
Day – 02Kabini Sightseeing (100 Kms)
After Breakfast proceed for Kabini sightseeing. You can enjoy the beauty of Kabini by roaming inside the resort and if you are interested you can go for local sightseeing. Banasura sagar Dam the largest earth dam in India and located on the Kabini River. The dam's reservoir has to its credit a set of islands with the Banasura hills in the background that offer breathtaking scenic views. Irpu falls is a tourist attraction cum pilgrimage centre, located in Coorg district of Karnataka. It is a fresh water cascade and makes visitors gape in admiration when in full flow. This is also treated as a cleansing spot by visitors during Shivarathri, the birthday of Lord Shiva. Later visit Brahmagiri Sanctuary located at Coorg in Karnataka, this sanctuary derives its name from the Brahmagiri peak. Dinner & halt.
Day – 03Kabini - Coorg (160 Kms) – Local Sightseeing
After Breakfast proceed to Coorg. Coorg is India' coffee bowl. Picturesquely located in Karnataka, this small district is a major tourist attraction. Connected by neither trains nor planes, driving down from Mysore is the only option to reach this lovely piece of land. Unique is the location and unique and hospitable are its people. The coorgi wedding is something one has to experience. For those who love to be in the lap of nature, Coorg it should be. Bhagamandala is located at Coorg and is supposed to be a centre of pilgrimage. It is on the river Kaveri and is joined by its two tributaries at this location. Visitors usually take a dip in the river at this place and perform rituals for their ancestors. Dinner & halt
Day – 04Coorg – Local Sightseeing
After Breakfast Proceed to Coorg Sightseeing. Situated at Coorg between coffee plantations and spice gardens, Abbi Falls is another major tourist spot in Karnataka. A hanging bridge from where visitors gape at the falls, adds excitement to the location. Far from the madding crowd is another tourist attraction in the form of Bylakuppe Golden temple, a home for Tibetan Buddhist monks. A serene atmosphere, large statues of Buddha, colorful paintings and decors on the wall and a decorated altar make it different. If you get thrilled at Elephants splashing loads of water and taking bath, Dubare Elephant Camp is the place to be in. It is adventure, fun and pleasure all packed into one. Dinner & halt.
Day – 05Coorg - Wayanad (105 Kms)
After Breakfast proceed to Wayanad. Set loftily on the Western Ghats, Wayanad is a popular tourist destination in North Kerala. Captivating Mother Nature, in her different forms, predominantly showcasing wildlife and natural beauty is a clear cut apart. Afternoon proceed for local sightseeing. Pookode Lake bearing the shape of India's map, it is the only one of its kind fresh water lake in Kerala that is situated among wooded hills. Then visit chain tree. It is a must see tourist spot in Wayanad. As borne by the name, Chain tree is a large Ficus tree that has a story to say, to uncover the myth behind it. It is supposedly a haunting site and visited by travellers to know more about the place. Dinner & halt.
Day – 06Wayanad Sightseeing
After Breakfast proceed for sightseeing. Kuruva Isaland Popularly known as Kuruvadweep in local parlance, this is a dense evergreen forest of about 950 acres, this tourist spot captures nature in its splendour as it is uninhabited. It has a rare collection of flora and fauna apart from rare herbs and birds. After that proceed Tholpetty Wildlife sanctuaries. Located at Mananthavady near Wayanad, this is a wonderful trekking spot and a place of children's delight, Tholpetty boasts of a one of the largest elephant populations. The variety of wild animals makes this a favourite spot for a safari. Edakkad caves, Any trip to Wayanad is incomplete without a visit to these famous caves, which were formed by the splitting of a huge rock from the main body. Dinner & halt.
Day – 07Wayanad - Calicut – Airport drop (115 Kms)
After breakfast check out from resort, proceed to Calicut / Bangalore, airport / station drop
Best of South
Duration :06 Nights / 07 Days
Destinations : Bangalore - Mysore - Ooty - Coorg
Day – 01Bangalore
On arrival at Bangalore railway station/airport, our representative will escort you to the hotel. Check in the hotel and relax.Then proceed to local sightseeing, Bangalore is the capital city of Karnataka and you can visit beautiful gardens to explore variant species of plants, as it is also called City of Gardens. For nature lovers, it can be a beautiful start to their journey. You can visit ravishing parks, avenues, explore history of ancient monuments and enjoy pleasant climate of the city. You can begin you tour with Bull Temple, Tipus Palace, Lal Bagh, Ulsoor Lake and Cubbon Park. Later you can visit Vidhana Soudha which is made of Granite and was constructed in 1954. You can go for shopping and indulge in other activities like carting and dancing in the evening. Enjoy overnight stay in Bangalore.
Day – 02Bangalore – Mysore (145 kms)
After Breakfast proceed to Mysore, which is also known as City of Palaces. Mysore is famous for its huge and impressive palaces, amazing temples and well constructed buildings, along with pleasant climate. On arrival, check in the hotel and freshen up. After refreshment, you can begin your tour by visiting - Mysore Palace, zoo & Chamundi Hill. Silk and Sandalwood are two specialties of Mysore. Enjoy sound and light show in Brindavan Garden and also visit Krishnarajasagar Dam in evening. Dinner and overnight stay in the hotel.
Day – 03Mysore - Ooty (150 kms)
After breakfast proceed to ooty ,check into hotel and then proceed to attractions of Ooty. Visit botanical Garden, where you can observe variant species of shrubs and trees. Visit serene places like Lotus Pond, Doda Betta and Kondanadus View Point. Later you can visit, cascading waterfalls such as Klahoti waterfalls and Catherine waterfalls. In evening you can visit Government Museum and Lalith Kale Academy. Enjoy overnight stay in the Ooty.
Day – 04Ooty
After breakfast, visit rest of the attraction and enjoy the day leisure by shopping.overnight stay at Ooty.
Day – 05Ooty - Kodaikanal (260 km)
After breakfast, proceed to Kodaikanal and do sightseeing-The Lake, Coakers Walk, Bryant Park, Green Valley View, Silver Cascade, Pambar Falls. Overnight stay at Kodaikanal.
Day – 06Kodaikanal – Coimbatore (90 kms)
After breakfast, proceed to Sightseeing-Kurinji Andavar Temple, Green Valley View, Social Physical Observatory, Telescope House, Shenbaganur Museum, Palani, Dolphins nose. Overnight stay in Hotel. Bryant park Coakers walk Guna cave Upper lake view
Best of Coastal Karnataka
Duration :06 Nights / 07 Days
Destinations : Sirsi – Yana – Jog falls - Gokarna – Jog Falls - Murudeshwar – Karvar – Dandeli
Day – 01Arrive Hubli - Sirsi
Arrive Hubli proceed to Hotel at Sirsi(on the way via mundgod ,Tibetian monestry). After half days rest evening we will visit Banvasi (22 kms) an ancient capital of Karnataka. It is also considered as Dakshin Kashi. Here we will see Madhukeshwara Temple, Monolith Asthana Mantapa and Triloka Mantapa. Evening at Marikamba Temple. Night stay at Sirsi.
Day – 02Sirsi - Yana - Jogfalls - Sirsi (215 Kms)
Yana is famous for these two massive rock outcrops known as the Bhairaveshwara Shikhara and the Mohini Shikhara ("Shikhara" means "hill"). The huge rocks are composed of solid black, crystalline Karst limestone. Bhairaveshwara Shikhara is 120 metres (390 ft) in height, while the Mohini Shikhara, which is smaller, is 90 metres (300 ft) in height. Yana is also well known as a pilgrimage centre because of the cave temple below the Bhairaveshwara Shikhara where a Swayambhu ("self manifested", or "that which is created by its own accord") linga has been formed. Water drips from the roof over the linga, adding to the sanctity of the place.
Jog Falls is created by the Sharavathi River falling from a height of 253 m (830 ft), making it the second-highest plunge waterfall in Asia after the Nohkalikai Falls with a height of 335 m (1100 ft) in Meghalaya.
Day – 03Sirsi - Murudeshwara (110 Kms)
Proceed to murdeshwar check in the hotel post lunch after some rest proceed to Shirali, where we will visit Maha Ganpati & Mahamaya Temple as well as Chitrapur Saraswat Math, evening leisure time.
Day – 04Murudeshwara - Gokarna (78 Kms)
Proceed to Gokarna check in the hotel post lunch after some rest proceed to OM Beach
Om beach is located at a distance of approximately 8 km from the town of Gokarna. Two semi-crescent shapes that join together resembling the Hindu religious symbol 'OM' is the reason behind the name of the Gokarna means Cow's Ear. It is believed that Lord Shiva emerged from the ear of a cow (Prithvi, the Mother Earth) here. It is also located at the ear-shaped confluence of two rivers Gangavali and Aghanashini.
Day – 05Gokarna - Karwar (59 Kms)
Enjoy hot breakfast & proceed to Karwar check in on a hotel. Enjoy day trip to turtle shaped Island,evening leisure time.Karwar is regarded as the administrative headquarters of Uttara Kannada district in Karnataka in India. It is a well placed sea side town on the banks of the Kali River on the west coast of the Indian peninsula. Karwar is located about 15 km away from south of Karnataka-Goa border and 519 km north-west of Bangalore.
Day – 06Karwar - Dandeli (107 Kms)
Dandeli is an ideal vacation destination in north Karnataka for those who love nature. It offers tourists an incomparable mix of scenic beauty. The modern town on the river is surrounded by deciduous forests and a renown wildlife habitat where rare animals and birds roam in deep valleys and hilly terrain. In dandeli you can do activities like Jungle Safari, Jungle walk, Fishing, White water rafting Rappeling etc. Halt.
Day – 07Dandeli - Hubli (74 Kms)
By afternoon return journey to Pune via Hubli.
Best of Coastal Karnataka
Duration :08 Nights / 09 Days
Destinations : Kumta – Sirsi – Gokarna – Jog Falls - Honnavar – Murudeshwar
Day – 01Mumbai - Kumta
Arrive at Dambolim / Mangalore / Bangalore airport transferred to Kumta Or Arrive at Kumta station, check in the hotel, after freshen up & lunch proceed to Gokarna – a Holly Place devoted to Lord Shiva, darshan & back to Kumta Or can enjoy water sports activities, Halt at Kumta.
Day – 02Kumta - Sirsi (60 kms)
After half days rest up proceed to visit in the evening Banvasi the capital of an ancient Kingdom in Karnataka which was ruled by the Kadamba Dynasty. Banavasi is considered as the "first" capital of Karnataka state, with the current capital being Banglore. Although most of the ancient grandeur of the dynasty in Banavasi has been lost, an ancient temple for Madhukeshwara (Lord Shiva) is still largely intact, and has been declared a monument of historical importance by the Archaeological Survey of India. It is also considered as Dakshin Kashi. Here we will see Monolith Asthana Mantapa and Triloka Mantapa. Evening at Marikamba Temple Dinner and night stay at Sirsi.
Day – 03Sirsi – Jog Falls (120 kms) - Sirsi
After breakfast visit Girsoppa Falls (Jog Falls) which is the second-highest Plunge waterfall in India.Lunch at the Hotel.Evening free time for shopping. Back to Sirsi & halt
Day – 04Sirsi – Yana – Sirsi (116 kms)
After breakfast we will proceed to Yana. Yana has huge impressive structures of Bhasma, which are unusual roack formations. It is also known for being a holi place of Lord Shiva, and is still untouched by regular tourists.(Yana is possible only after rainy season).Evening visit Sahastralinga is another place of significance, where sculptures carved from stone are installed in the middle of a flowing river. The river is surrounded by lush green forest; the place is about 10 km away from Sirsi. Dinner & Night stay at Sirsi.
Day – 05Sirsi – Unchelli Falls (80 kms) - Sirsi
Enjoy hot breakfast & proceed to visit Unchelli Fall. One of the biggest tourist attractions near Sirsi. Thewaterfall has a 116 meter drop and offers spectacular views at all times of the year. Lunch at the Hotel. Evening free time for relaxation. (Unchelli Fall is possible only after October)
Day – 06Sirsi – Gokarna (optional)- Honnavar – Murdeshwara (130 kms)
After breakfast we will proceed for Murdeshwara. On the way we will visit Gokarna Mahabaleshwara. Before Murdeshwara, near Honavar we will visit Idgunji Maha Ganapati. "Murudeshwar" is famous for the world's second-tallest Shiva statue and the beach town lies on the coast of the Arabian Sea and is also considered as KanyaKumari of Karnataka.
Day – 07Murdeshwara – Idgunjee – Murdeshwara (35 kms)
After breakfast we will depart for Idgunjee, to see the famous Ganesh Temple. We will return to Muredeshwara for Lunch and after some rest enjoy a panaromic view of the sun set from Baindur. Evening can be enjoyed on the Someshwar Beach before we head back to our Hotel in Murdeshwar. Dinner & Night stay at Murdeshwara.
Day – 08Murdeshwara – Shirali – Murdeshawara (32 kms)
Morning free time at Murdeshwar Beach. After breakfast we proceed to Shirali, where we will visit MahaGanpati & Mahamaya Templeas well as Chitrapur Saraswat Math. & halt
Day – 09Murudeshwara - Mangalore / Bangalore airport drop
Packages Includes : Stay as per desired category 3/4/5* hotels (Coastal Karnataka – deluxe / 2/3* hotels), Daily Meals, A/C Transport all inclusive with Professional Driver for sightseeing & transfers, All destinations/en-routes major sightseeing coverage, Respective Airport/Station pick-up & drops
Package Excludes : Rail/Air/Volvo fares, Tips, Laundry, Mineral water, Room Heaters, Guide fees, Entry Fees, Anything not mentioned in Includes