8 Nights Itinerary Covering: Mysore - Hassan - Bangalore - Goa
Mysore Goa tour stretching in the duration of 8 nights and 9 days will offer you an amazing opportunity to explore the popular attractions of Mysore, Hassan, Bangalore, Goa, Belur and Halebidas well as Shravanabelagola. During the tour you will get a chance to explore some very famous places such as Chamundi Hills, Belur and Halebid temple site, Nandi temple of Bangalore. 4-day stay in Goa will be an unforgettable one for you.
Note: This is just a suggested itinerary indicative of what could be possible. We tailor holidays for your specific needs. Contact us if you want modifications so that we could tailor a holiday to suit your need for an unforgettable India tour.
On arrival at the Bangalore airport, IHPL representative will greet you and will accompany you to the drive to Mysore. Located at the foothills of Chamundi hills, Mysore is the second largest city in Karnataka. It is home to a number of beautiful places. Overnight stay.
After having breakfast, get ready to explore the beautiful city of Mysore.
Mysore Palace: At a distance of 2.5 km from Mysore Railway Station & 2 km from KSRTC Bus Station, the Mysore Palace was the official residence of the former royal family of Mysore, and also housed the durbar. Designed by British architect Henry Irwin and built in 1912 after a fire burnt down the old wooden palace.
Brindavan Gardens is a famous & beautiful garden laid out below the Krishnaraja Sagar Dam. The construction work of the garden was started in the year 1927 and completed in 1932. This is one of the best tourist places to visit in Mysore.
Chamundi Hill is very famous for Chamundeswari temple dedicated to Goddess Chamundeswari, an incarnation of Goddess Parvathi who took this form to destroy Mahishasura. Also known as Krouncha Pitham, Chamundi Temple is one among the 18 Maha Shakti Peethas representing the hair of Sati Devi and among the prime place to visit on a Mysore trip. This is one of the major pilgrimage sites in Karnataka and one of the top places to visit in Mysore.
Come back to Hotel for an overnight stay at Mysore.
Next morning after having your breakfast, drive towards Hassan, popular for its temples. Do not forget to visit the beautiful attractions of Belur and Halebid, world heritage site. Explore the temples built here during the 12th century. On arrival at Hassan, check into the hotel and relax.
Next morning, drive towards Shravanabelagola. It is an extremely popular pilgrim of Jainism. Now proceed to Bangalore. After arriving in Bangalore, check into the hotel. Take some rest and get ready for the sightseeing trip of Bangalore. A few popular attractions of Bangalore are Vidhan Soudha, Nandi Temple, also known as the Bull temple. It is the most ancient temple of Bangalore, in Basavanagudi, as well as Lal Bagh Botanical garden. Night stay in Bangalore.
On the morning of day 5, you will be assisted to drive to Bangalore Airport to take a flight to Goa. On arrival, check into the hotel and take rest. Get ready for an exciting sightseeing trip of Goa in the afternoon. A few popular attractions of Goa which you will cover today are Basilica of Bom Jesus, Chapel Of St. Catherine and Church of St. Francis of Assisi. Do not miss the seafood and the local Goan delicacies. Overnight stay at Goa.
After having your breakfast, plan an exciting trip of Goa beaches. If you are adventurous then beaches are the ideal places to visit. You can indulge in a number of water sports such as scuba diving, banana ride, motor boat and so on. Enjoy a leisure walk, massage or simply enjoy sunbathing. The north Goa beaches are going to be perfect for such fun activities. Stay overnight in the hotel.
Day 7 is fixed again for sightseeing. Enjoy your breakfast and leave for sightseeing. Today you are going to cover Aguada Fort, Church of Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception, Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary as well as Bhagwan Mahavir Wildlife Sanctuary. Explore the wildlife of the region. Back to the hotel for night stay.
If you love places which are not very crowded, then you are going to love day 8. Go out and explore the silent beaches of South Goa, which witness less of human activity. You can enjoy the doing the activities of your interest. Enjoy a walk with your partner, enjoy the surroundings, and everything interesting around you. Next morning, explore the beautiful city of Goa and buy some souvenirs. Overnight stay.
Today morning after breakfast check out from the hotel and drop to Goa airport for onward journey.