Duration: 14 Nights - 15 Days
Destinations Covered: Delhi - Agra - Jaipur - Jodhpur - Udaipur - Mumbai - Goa - Mumbai - Mysore - Chikmangalur - Hospet - Hampi - Hospet - Badami - Delhi
Day 1 : Delhi (Arrival)
Following your arrival at the Delhi airport, our tour representative will meet you and assist you in smooth transfer to the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 2 : Delhi
The day 2 is scheduled for a full day sightseeing tour of Delhi covering Parliament House, Jama Masjid, Laxmi Narayan Temple, Gandhi memorial, Red Fort, Humayun's Tomb and the QutubMinar Complex. Stay overnight in the hotel.
Day 3 : Delhi - Agra
Today, in the morning, leave by road for Agra. Upon arrival, check into the hotel Later, embark on a sightseeing tour of Agra which include Taj Mahal, Itmad-Ud-Daulah Tomb and Red Fort. Stay overnight in the hotel.
Day 4 : Agra - Jaipur
In the morning, leave by road for Jaipur. On the way, visit FatehpurSikri (the abandoned Mughal town). Some interesting places to visit here include Jama Masjid, JodhaBai Palace, The BulandDarwaza, PanchMahal and BirbalBhawan. On reaching Jaipur, check into the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 5 : Jaipur
Today, in the morning, leave by road for Amer. Here you will require an elephant ride to ascend to the Amber Fort. In the afternoon, enjoy the sightseeing tour of Jaipur which include City Palace, NawabSahabki Haveli and the local bazaar. Stay overnight in the hotel.
Day 6 : Jaipur - Jodhpur
Today morning drive to Jodhpur Upon arrival in Jodhpur, meet our representative who'll escort you to the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 7 : Jodhpur
In the morning, enjoy a half day sightseeing tour of Mehrangarh Fort (one of the largest forts in India) and JaswantThada (a 19th century white marble royal cenotaph). The evening is free for leisure activities. Stay overnight in the hotel.
Day 8 : Jodhpur - Ranakpur - Udaipur
In the morning, leave by road for Udaipur. On the way, visit the Ranakpur temples (the popular Jain pilgrimage center). On reaching Udaipur, check into the Lake Palace. In the evening, enjoy a leisurely stroll around the local bazaars of Udaipur. Stay overnight in the hotel.
Day 9 : Udaipur
On the 9th day, embark on a sightseeing tour of Udaipur. The attractions you will visit include Saheliyon-ki-Bari, Jagdish Temple, City Palace (a palatial complex built on the banks of Lake Pichola) and BhartiyaLok Kala Mandir. In the evening, enjoy a boat ride on the Lake Pichola. Stay overnight in the hotel.
Day 10 : Udaipur - Goa FLY
In the morning, you will be transferred to the airport to board flight for Goa. Upon arrival in Goa, meet our representative who'll assist you in smooth transfer to the hotel. The rest of the day is free to relax. Stay overnight in the hotel.
Day 11 : Goa
In the morning, venture out of your hotel and embark on a half day sightseeing tour of Old Goa. Se Cathedral, Basilica of Bomb Jesus and Church of St. Francis of Assisiare some popular attractions that you visit. The evening is free to relax. Stay overnight in the hotel.
Day 12 - 15 : Goa
Today is your day to relax on the Goa beaches. Walk through the palm-fringed beaches of Goa, bask in the glory of the sun and rejuvenate your senses through Ayurvedic massage. Stay overnight in the hotel.
Day 16 : Goa - Mumbai
The morning is free to relax and unwind. In the evening, move to the international airport to board flight for Mumbai. On reaching Mumbai, drive to the international airport to board flight for onward destination.
Day 17 : Mumbai - Mysore
Next morning post breakfast, transfer to Mumbai airport to board a flight to Bangalore. Upon reaching Bangalore airport, meet our representative who'll guide you to car that awaits you to transfer you to Mysore. On your drive to Mysore enjoy the rich scenic beauty and the breathtaking lush green surroundings for their calming effect. On arrival, check-in at one of our listed hotels in Mysore. Stay the night at hotel.
Day 18 - 19 : Mysore
In the morning leave your bed early and after taking a quick breakfast, head to a city tour of Mysore. Stop midway to visit Srirangapatna and the Kesava temple at Somnathpur. The city is a house for some of the most spectacular monuments. Soon after visiting Srirangapatna, drive back to the hotel for lunch.
Later in the evening move out to visit the major attractions of Mysore covering the Golden Royal Elephant,the Mysore Palace, Chamundeshwari temple, Brindavan Gardens, Mysore Zoo and the Durbar hall. Also visit the St. Philomenas Church, built in the Gothic style and is one of the largest churches of the country. Return to the hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 20 : Mysore - Chikmagalur
On the 4th day of the tour post breakfast, drive down to Chikmagalur. Stop midway to visit the Jain pilgrimage sites at Shravanbelagola, noted for its 17 meter high statue of Lord Gomateshvara. After the visit, continue your drive to Chikmagalur. As you reach Chikmagalur, get accommodated at one of our listed hotels. Enjoy dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 21 : Chikmagalur
In the morning post breakfast, take a leisurely walk to explore Chikmagalur city. It was in Chikmagalur that coffee was first cultivated in India. Enjoy the breathtaking views and unpolluted ambiance of the town which makes it haven for the travelers. Visit the lush green coffee plantation hills. Also visit Horanadu and Baha Budan Giri the major tourist attractions of Chikmagalur. Stay the night at the hotel.
Day 22 : Chikmangalur - Hospet
Next morning after breakfast, drive to Hospet. Hospet makes for an appropriate base camp as it offers a wide range of hotel options. After accommodating at one of your listed hotels, proceed to visit the popular Tungabhadra Dam. Later in the day, visit the major tourist attraction of Hospet covering Royal Place, Lotus Mahal, Vittala temple and the Archaeological Museum. In the evening you may visit Anantashayana temple,located at the eastern fringe of Hospet.
Day 23 : Hampi
The day begins with a tour to Hampi, the UNESCO World Heritage Site. Hampi the charismatic ruined state attracts thousands every year. On reaching Hampi, check-in at one of our listed hotels. After resting for a while, set out to explore Hampi, dotted with large number of monuments featuring beautiful temples, remains of aquatic structures, royal platforms, treasury buildings, ancient market streets, royal pavilions, bastions etc. It continues to be an important religious centre, housing the Virupaksha temple, as well as several other monuments belonging to the old city. Stay the night at hotel to enjoy a sumptuous dinner and overnight stay.
Day 24 : Hampi - Hospet
In the morning after breakfast, leave for Hospet. On arrival at Hospet, check-in at one of our listed hotels. Day is to be spent at leisure. In the evening enjoy a sumptuous dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 25 : Hospet - Badami
Next morning after breakfast, proceed to visit Badami. Badami was the royal capital of Chalukyas. The city is the house for large number of cave temples, entryways, fortresses and carvings. After reaching Badami check-in at one of your listed hotels. Relax for sometime in the cozy comfort of its room. After lunch embark on a sightseeing tour of Badami.
The attraction scheduled for the day includes Badami Fort, Open Air Museum and the Cave temples. The Badami cave temples are a complex of temples, considered the finest example of Indian rock-cut architecture, especially Badami Chalukya Architecture. Return to the hotel in the evening for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 26 : Badami
Next morning after breakfast, move out to explore the remarkable temples at Aihole and Pattadakal. Aihole is considered to be the birthplace of Hindu stone architecture. The distinctive characteristics to watch for in Aihole are the Western Chalukyan architecture including mortar less fabrication with stress on length and not on width or height. Roofs are flat with richly cut up ceilings. Stay at the hotel for the night.
Day 27 : Badami - Delhi
In the morning, transfer to Badami airport to board a flight to Delhi from where you can board a connecting flight for onward destination.