Give yourself the gratification of embracing nature and experiencing the daintiness of the cultural heritage at its best. From romantic hill stations to timeless temples to vibrant art & culture, you can experience it all. So what are you waiting for? Explore the mystic region of Southern pocket of Karnataka.
Day 01: Bangalore
Today you arrive at Bangalore Airport and are greeted by our local representative. You are driven by an air conditioned car to the hotel. Upon arrival check in at the hotel. Later you are driven to visit The Vidhana Soudha which is the seat of the state legislature of Karnataka. The proceed towards Lal Bagh Botanical Garden and the famous Bull Temple, one of the oldest temples here. Rest of the day is at leisure.
Day 02: Bangalore
In the morning after breakfast you are driven by car to visit Tipu Sultan’s Summer Palace (approx 115.08 Kms / 2H 18M). After returning to the city you visit Cubbon Park, Indira Gandhi Musical Fountain, view the colorful swirling fountains dancing in tune to music. Also visit the Isckon Temple – the Krishna temple is a blend of modern technology and spiritual harmony.
Day 03: Bangalore – Mysore
In the morning after breakfast you are driven to Mysore (approx 143.39kms / 3H 7M). Upon arrival check in at the hotel. Later you are driven to visit St. Philomena’s Church, one of the oldest churches in India over 200 years old. Also you are taken to visit Brindavan Gardens – embellished with vast expanses of well-laid out lawns, diverse kaleidoscopic rows of flowers and above all the amazing site of fountains encompassing a small beautiful lake holding the charm of musical fountain in its center. Later proceed to Chamundi Hills – A panoramic view of the city is seen from the top of the hills.
Day 04: Mysore
Today morning after breakfast you are driven to Sri Ranganathaswamy temple. Later proceed to Jaganmohan Palace. It is more than 150 years old. It displays the paintings and artifacts that belonged to the Kings of Mysore. Today this art gallery is considered one of the best in South India. Also visit the Mysore Palace, which provides an aesthetic blend of Hindu and Muslim architecture. Evening is free for shopping. This city is regarded as the paradise for shopaholics from rich and traditional silk sari or material to various sandal and rose wood craft etc.
Day 05: Mysore – Ooty
Today morning after breakfast you are driven by car to Ooty – “Queen of the blue mountains” (approx 116.17 kms / 3H). Upon arrival check in at the hotel. Ooty is famous for its rolling hills covered in pine and eucalyptus forests and its coffee and tea plantation.
Day 06: Ooty
In the morning after breakfast you are driven by car to visit Dodabetta Peak. The top of the peak remains covered by mist most of the time but on a clear day, you can have a look at the landscape. Also visit Tiger Hill, located at Doddabetta Peak’s lower bend. Also visit Pykara Falls around Ooty.
Day 07: Ooty – Coimbatore
Today in the morning after breakfast you are driven by car to Coimbatore Airport (approx 72.3 kms / 2H) for your flight back home with beautiful memories of your holiday.