Upon arrival our representative will meet you in the airport and transfer to Hotel. Overnight at hotel
Morning visit Bangalore’s botanical gardens before touring the ancient Bull Temple and Tipu Sultan’s Palace. The afternoon is free to relax. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Bangalore – Sravanabelgola – Hassan
Morning drive to Sravanabelgola (145 Kms 2.15 hrs) – is one of the one of the oldest and most important Jain pilgrimage centres in India and the huge 17m-high naked statue of Bahubali (Gomateshwara) is said to be the world’s tallest monolithic statue. It overlooks the sedate country town of Sravanabelagola from the top of the rocky hill known as Indragiri.. The beautifully sculpted face of Bahubali at Sravanabelagola reveals determination and total control. This colossal statue is the main attraction at Sravanabelagola and draws tourists and pilgrims from all over the world. Continue drive to Hassan (52 Kms). On arrival, check-in at hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Hassan – Belur – Halebid – Hassan
Morning drive through lush tropical landscapes to Halebid and Belur – Built in the 12th and 13th century in the superb baroque style, these temples are carved of stone and are truly magnificent. As one architect and critic said “These friezes carved with a minute elaboration of detail are one of the most marvelous exhibitions of human labor to be found even in the patient East”. The temple at Belur is famed for its profusely ornamented exterior, and the one at Halebid for its sculptured figures and open-air museum. Also visit the colossal monolithic Jain statue, 57-ft high, which stands on top of a steep bare hill. Overnight at hotel.
Hassan – Mysore
130 Kms / 2 ½ hrs
After breakfast leave for Mysore by surface. On arrival, check-in at hotel. Later tour includes the Mysore Palace whose rooms are a kaleidoscope of colour. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Morning visit Chamundi Hill – the Climb is said to improve one’s karma – for Panoramic views of the city and the giant statue of the Nandi bull. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Mysore – Somnathtemple – Bangalore
195 Kms / 4 – 5 hrs
After breakfast proceed for Bangalore via enroute visit of Somnath temple. On arrival in Bangalore check-in at hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Bangalore – Out
After breakfast transfer to airport to connect flight for onward destination.
|City||04 Star Hotels||05 Star Hotels||No. Of Nights|
|Hassan||The Ashok Hassan||Hoysala village Resort||02|
|Mysore||Windflower Spa & Resort||Fortune Park JP Palace||02|
|Bangalore||Ramada||Le Meridien /
|TOTAL NUMBER OF NIGHTS||07|