South India is the home of various ancient and historical architechture and monuments whether it is forts, temples or mysterious caves. Esprit journeys has designed the customize itinerary of 14 Days South India Tour from Bangalore.
- Visit Bull Temple, ISCKON Temple – Bangalore
- Visit Mysore palace and Chamundi Hills
- Light and sound show at Brindavan Garden
- Visit Shravanabelgola famous for statue of Gommattesvara Bahubali
- Hoysaleshwara Temple and Kedareshwara Temples – Belur
- Ruins of Vijayanagar at Hampi
- Visit to Aihole and Pattadakal
- Excursion Badami Caves and Temples
- Gol Gumbaz, Bijapur fort and Bara Kaman – Bijapur
- Char Minar, Golconda fort, Falaknuma Palace – Hyderabad
DAY 1 : ARRIVAL AT BANGLORE
As you arrive at Bangalore airport, You will be welcome by Esprit journeys Representative. He will drop you to hotel and a small discussion about your tour. Check into hotel and rest of the day relax at Hotel.
Overnight at Bangalore.
DAY 2 : BANGLORE SIGHTSEEING
After morning Breakfast at hotel, We will take you to Half day sightseeing of Bangalore. Proceed to visit Vidhan Soudha, Lalbagh Botanical garden, the Bull Temple and Iskcon Temple.
In the evening, stroll around some local markets. Overnight at Bangalore hotel.
DAY 3 : BANGLORE – MYSORE
Post breakfast at hotel, drive to Mysore. En route visit to Srirangapattna. Continue drive to Mysore. On arrive check in to hotel and overnight at Mysore.
DAY 4 : MYSORE SIGHTSEEING
Post breakfast proceed to visit Mysore palace, Chamundi Hills, Jagmohan palace and Brindavan gardens. There you will enjoy light and sound show of Brindavan garden.
Evening back to hotel and stay overnight at Mysore.
DAY 5 : MYSORE – SOMANTHPUR – SHRAVANBELGOLA – HASSAN
After breakfast at Hotel, leave for Hassan. Enroute visit the Chennakesava temple located at Somanthpuram are one of the finest examples of Hosyala Empire.
Another attraction en route visit to Shravanbelgola famous for statue of Gomateshwara Bahubali – one of the important pilgrimage in Jainism.
Evening arrive Hassan and overnight spend at hotel in Hassan.
DAY 6 : HASSAN – HALEBIDU – BELUR – HASSAN
After breakfast at Hotel, excursion of Halebid – home to some of the best examples of Hosyala Architecture, prominent temples.
Here are Hoysaleshwara Temple and Kedareshwara Temples followed by an excursion of Belur located on the banks of Yagachi River. Belur is home to Chennakesava temple and these temples built during the rule of the Hoysala dynasty.
Evening back to Hassan for overnight stay.
DAY 7 : HASSAN – CHICKMANGALUR – HAMPI
Enjoy your breakfast at hotel and then proceed to Hampi. En route visit to Chickmangalur and enjoy scenic views. Continue your drive to Hampi. On arrive check in to hotel and overnight stay at Hampi.
DAY 8 : HAMPI SIGHTSEEING
Go for Full Day Hampi tour after breakfast at Hotel. It is located within the ruins of Vijayanagar. It continues to be an important religious centre, housing the Virupaksha Temple, as well as several other monuments belonging to the old city.
The ruins are a UNESCO World Heritage Site, listed as the Group of Monuments at Hampi. Overnight spend at hotel in Hampi.
DAY 9 : HAMPI – AIHOLE – PATTADAKAL – BADAMI
Do the breakfast at hotel and Leave for Badami. En route visit to Aihole – Once capital of Chalukya dynasty and famous for architecture of Hindu temple located there.
Few km. far located Pattadakal group of monuments. This town display both Dravidian and the Nagara styles of temple Architecture. Continue drive to Badami and check in to hotel.
Overnight at Badami.
DAY 10 : BADAMI SIGHTSEEING
Post breakfast at hotel, head towards Badami sightseeling. There will be full day excursion to Badami cave Temples. Evening back to hotel for stay Overnight at Badami.
DAY 11 : BADAMI – BIJAPUR – GULBARGA
After breakfast at Hotel, leave for Gulbarga. Enroute visit to Bijapur. Bijapur sightseeing places to visit are Gol Gumbaz, Bijapur fort and Bara Kaman. Carry on your drive to Gulbarga.
Overnight at Gulbarga hotel.
DAY 12 : GULBARGA – BIDAR – HYDERABAD
After morning breakfast, head for Gulbarga sightseeing and visit Gulbarga fort. After sightseeing, leave for Hyderabad. En route visit to Bidar fort and continue drive to Hyderabad.
On arrive Check in to hotel. Overnight at Hyderabad.
DAY 13 : HYDERABAD SIGHTSEEING
Post breakfast, go for sightseeing of Hyderabad. Visit Char Minar, Golconda fort, Falaknuma Palace, Chowmahalla palace and Birla Mandir. Evening back to hotel for stay overnight at Hyderabad.
DAY 14 : HYDERABAD (DEPARTURE)
After healthy breakfast, Travelogy India representative will drop you at Hyderabad Airport for onwards destination. Your tour ends here with sweet memories.