Bangalore city is a rich cultural heritage destination as well as a most-modern city in India. While the developed city, its IT Hubs, facilities etc. reflects its growth and modernization, the palaces, gardens, and monuments show its ancient importance. Mysore also has a similar story to tell. This proud palace city has a lot of breathtaking natural and man-made attractions. Kabini is an attractive forest deserve where you can explore wildlife. The park got its name for the river Kabani flowing through it. Coorg is a wonderful place that lets you feel the proximity of nature. If you want to get a bit more close to nature you can try camping here. >
Bangalore International Airport
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In Bangalore apart from sightseeing, you can enjoy activities like parasailing, camping, night trekking, and more. Wonderla in Bangalore is a famous water theme park in Bangalore where you can have a lot of fun with your family. The variety of rides in the theme park are extremely entertaining for grown-ups as well as kids. Mysore also offers a lot of outdoor adventure activities for the tourists.
Coorg is a place where you can refresh and relax your mind, body, and soul by being close to nature. Coorg also provides you the activities like camping, trekking, Jeep safari, river rafting, mountain adventures, etc. And in Kabini, you can watch wildlife and go for jungle safari.
Arrival at Bangalore. Our cab driver takes you to your hotel. In the afternoon proceeds to Lal Bagh for a city tour. Visit Cubbon park, Iskcon Sri Krishna Temple, Vidhan Soudha and go shopping at the Commercial Street.
Other places in Bangalore that you can go for a visit according to the time are Gavi Gangadhareshwara temple, Bangalore fort, Bangalore palace, St. Mary’s Basilica, Indira Gandhi Park, etc. At night, return to your hotel for the stay.
After breakfast, the cab driver will take you to Mysore. Srirangapatna, the capital of the king Tipu Sultan is on your way.
You’ll reach Mysore by noon. After checking in to your hotel and resting for a while, you can visit the major attraction in Mysore which is the Mysore palace. Near the palace, you can see the oldest and the most popular Mysore zoo which holds a large variety of wild species.
Then proceed to Brindavan Garden. With amazingly beautiful flowers spread over an area of more than 60 acres, this garden has become a favorite spot for travelers in Mysore. The garden also captivates its visitors by the enchanting water fountain show. Later, go back to your hotel and rest for the night.
After breakfast, you can explore the remaining attractions in the palace city, Mysore. St. Philomena Church is a large cathedral with many peculiarities and built in Gothic style. Jaganmohan Palace is a royal residence turned to an art gallery. Antiques and masterpiece arts like the one by Raja Ravi Varma are kept here.
In the afternoon you can visit the Chamundeshwari temple on the top of Chamundi hills which attract the religious people with its myths and the tourists with its brilliant architecture. Nandi temple on the halfway to the Chamundeshwari temple is also a great attraction. The huge idol of Nandi is carved out of a single rock. Lalitha Mahal in the Chamundi hills was a guest house for the royal family. This is now partially heritage hotel in the control of tourism department.
Other attractive places in Mysore that you can visit if you have time are KRS Dam, Tomb of Tipu Sultan and his father King Hyder Ali, Sri Ranganathaswamy temple, Wax Museum, and Karanji Lake. Then later at night, get back to your hotel for overnight stay.
After having your breakfast, your cab driver will take you to Kabini 60 km away from Mysore. Kabini is famous for wildlife. Kabini wildlife reserve is part of Nagarhole National Park. A safari through the jungle lets you spot wildlife from close. You can see around 300 species of birds and animals like elephants, deer, bears, panthers, crocodiles, etc. Brahmagiri peak is the highest point which is 1608 m high.
Afternoon you can go to Kabini Dam or Banasura Sagar Dam. Brahmagiri Wildlife Sanctuary is another stop where you can find wildlife in abundance. In Kutta, you can find plenty of coffee, spice, paddy and banana plantations. After the visit, rest in your hotel for the night.
In the morning, after breakfast, you’ll proceed to the next destination Coorg which is about 110 km away from Mysore. On your way, you can visit the Kushalnagar Golden Temple and Tibetan Colony to get acquainted with the Tibetan Culture and lifestyle. The Tibetan Golden temple is marvelous with gold statues of three forms of Buddha.
Kaveri Nisargadhama forest park is a weekend getaway park in dense forest on an island formed by the river Kaveri. You can reach this place through a hanging bridge. Elephant safari is available in this park. Later you can visit Dubare Elephant Camp, enjoy boating and river rafting and watch elephants getting trained. After the day’s visit, you can check in to your hotel and rest for the night.
After breakfast, embark for your journey to Talakaveri where the river Kaveri originates. River Kaveri is considered to be one among the seven sacred rivers. This is a famous religious spot in Brahmagiri hill in Coorg with a small Kaveri Amma temple. The Bhagamandala Triveni Sangam is where the three rivers Kaveri, Sujyothi, and Kanike meets. This place is also considered to be sacred. The Sri Bhagandeshwara temple beside the Sangam makes this place more religious.
Afternoon you can visit the Raja seat which is a place where the Kings in Kodagu came to enjoy the sunrise and sunset and Abbey falls, the 70 feet tall amazing waterfall. The other attractions in Coorg you can visit are the Omkareshwara temple, Nagarhole National park, Tadiandamol peak, etc.
Return back to your hotel in the evening and overnight stay at Coorg.
After breakfast, proceed to Mangalore for your return journey. Local sightseeing is available on your way back. You can visit the Bejai Museum near the Mangalore railway station which has a large collection of ancient artifacts. Rosario Cathedral that resembles the St. Peter’s Basilica with its Roman architecture is also located nearby the railway station. The other attractions in Mangalore that you can visit if you have time are Kudroli temple, St. Aloysius Chapel, and Tannirbavi beach.
Our cab driver will drop you on Calicut airport /railway station according to your flight/train timings.