Day 01 : Arrive Bangalore
Arrive at Bangalore airport at 0850 A.M Welcome to India ! Meet and greet upon arrival with fresh marigold flowers garlanding and transfer to hotel for check in. ( Check in time at hotel is 12 noon ) Rest of the time at leisure. Overnight at hotel.
Day 02 : Bangalore – Mysore ( 140 KM )
Morning after breakfast proceed for city tour of Bangalore - Known as the Garden City, is also the electronics and computer capital of India. The city founded in 16th century has various places of interest to be visited, Vidhan Soudha which houses the State Legislature and Secretariat is a post Independence granite building in neo-Dravidian style, Cubbon Park, Bengaluru Palace. Bull Temple, Dodda Ganesha Temple, Lalbagh gardens laid down by Hyder Ali in 18th century contain more than 1800 species of tropical and sub-tropical plants, a a variety of old trees, fountains, lotus pools and terraces, Summer Palace of Tipu Sultan, the famous warrior who died fighting the British and Venkhataram temple.
Afternoon drive to Mysore. Upon arrival Mysore check in at hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 03 : Mysore
Morning after breakfast excursion to Somnathpur Situated at a distance of 35 kms from Mysore, this village has one of the best preserved and the only complete Hoysala temple. The various sculptures and carvings of the Kesava temple depict the stories from the Hindu mythologies and epics. Return to Mysore and rest of the time at leisure . Overnight at hotel
Day 04 : Mysore
Early morning visit the Devaraja Flower Market, return to hotel for breakfast, later sightseeing tour of Mysore city visiting Maharaja's Palaces, Chamundi Hills. Overnight at hotel.
Day 05 : Mysore - Hassan) ( 115 KM )
Morning drive to Shravanabenagola (with the monolithic statue of Lord Gomateshwara). Proceed to Hassan and check in into the hotel. The Hassan Ashhok sounds good, or, as alternative, Hoysala Village Resort on the road to Belur. Halebid- the ancient capital of the Hoysala Empire was founded in 11th century and subsequently destroyed in early 14th century. Amongst the remains is the great Hoysalesvara temple, largest of the Hoysala temples. Overnight at hotel
Day 06 : Hassan - Hospet ( 280 KM )
Morning after breakfast drive to Hospet . Hospet Once a beautiful capital city of Vijaynagar empire, in ancient days was known as Nagalapura .Upon arrival check in at hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 07 : Hospet – Hampi – Hospet
Morning after breakfast excursion to Hampi , Founded by Harihara & Bukka in 1336, it fell to the Muslim rulers in 1565 after the disastrous Battle of Talikota, subsequently lapsed into decline & abandonment. Overnight at hotel
Day 08 : Hospet – Badami ( 140 kms)
Morning after breakfast drive to Badami. Upon arrival Badami check in at hotel. Later, a guided visit of Badamai to the rock cut caves, the Mahakuteshwara Temple and the Northern Fort. Overnight at hotel
Day 09 : Badami
Morning after breakfast full day excursion to Pattadakal, a World Heritage Site. Pattadakal reached its pinnacle under the Chalukya kings. Visit the cluster of 10 major temples, each displaying interesting architectural features. Return to Badami. Overnight at hotel.
Day 10 : Badami – Goa ( 250 Kms)
Morning after breakfast drive to Goa. Upon arrival Goa check in at hotel. Overnight at hotel
Day 11 : Goa - Mumbai (By Flight)
Transfer from hotel to Goa airport to board the flight for Mumbai. Meet upon arrival in Mumbai and transfer to hotel near to the airport for check. Overnight at hotel.
Day 12 : Depart Mumbai
In time transfer from hotel to airport to board the flight for onward destination.