Amazing Karnataka with Goa

Amazing Karnataka with Goa

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Amazing Karnataka with Goa

16 Days Starting in Bangalore and ending in Goa

Visiting: Bengaluru, Mysuru, Nagarhole, Madikeri, Kodagu, Chikmagalur, Hampi, Badami, Goa

Tour operator:

UncleSam Holidays

Tour code:

16AKWG

Recommended For:

50 plus, Couples, Singles

Guide Type:

Fully Guided

Group size:

1 - 10

Physical rating:

Low

Age range:

1-80

Special diets catered:

Meat, Jain, Halal, Vegetarians, Vegans, Kosher

Tour operated in:
English , French , German , Spanish
From:
$3187
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Tour Overview

This 16 days tour will take you to the ancient history and fascinating plaintiffs of South India. It will start from Mysore where you will see the historical Mysore Palace in Mysore. It is a combination of Hindu, Islamic, Gothic and Rajput styles. After that, enjoy the beautiful plaintiffs of Coorg and Chikmagalur while experience the wildlife of Nagarhole. Also you will see the ancient ruined temples and a famous carved stone chariot from the Vijayanagara Empire in Hampi, then proceed to regal capital of the Badami Chalukyas from AD 540 to 757. It is famous for its rock cut structural temples. In this 16 days tour we will take you to enjoy the coastlines stretching along the Arabian Sea. Its long history as a Portuguese colony prior to 1961 is evident in its preserved 17th-century churches in Goa.

Highlights

  • Experience the historical charm of Mysore.

  • Experience the wildlife in Nagarhole.

  • Guided visit to the ancient site of Hampi.

  • Witness the rock-cut cave temples in Badami.

  • Relax on the amazing beaches of Goa.

  • Get to know about the South India history.

Places You'll See

Mysore

Goa

Coorg

Hampi

Badami

Nagarhole

Itinerary

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Day 1 : Arrival At Bangalore
Location:

Bengaluru


Accommodation:

Hotel


On the day of arrival at Bangalore airport, our UncleSam Holidays representative will assist you at airport for transfer to your hotel. After refresh yourself, later proceed for half day guided tour to Bangalore visit the Lal Bagh Botanical Gardens, the 16th century Bull Temple and drive pass to the Vidhana Soudha. Rest of the day free for your own leisure activities.
Overnight at Hotel.

Day 2 : Bangalore - Srirangapatna - Mysore (184 Kms / 4:30 Hrs)
Location:

Mysuru


Accommodation:

Hotel


Meals Included:

Breakfast


Today morning after breakfast at hotel, later check out and drive to Mysore via en-route visit Srirangapatna fort and Temple, Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple also visit Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary and Tipu Sultan's summer palace. Upon arrival at Mysore check-in to your hotel for night stay. Later evening visit to Brindavan gardens & spectacular musical fountains, followed by flower and sandal wood market, handicraft museum. Rest of the day free for your own leisure activities.
Overnight at Hotel.

Day 3 : At Mysore
Location:

Mysuru


Accommodation:

Hotel


Meals Included:

Breakfast


Today morning after breakfast at hotel, later proceed for full day guided tour to Mysore, visit Mysore Palace, famous for its veritable treasure trove of exquisite carvings and works of art from the world over, the Chamundi Hills for a panoramic view of Mysore city and the Rajendra Art Gallery, which houses a remarkable collection of paintings by Raja Ravi Verma. Rest of the day free for your own leisure activities.
Overnight at Hotel.

Day 4 : Mysore - Nagarhole (51 Kms / 1:30 Hrs)
Location:

Nagarhole


Accommodation:

Hotel


Meals Included:

Breakfast


Today morning after breakfast and check out from hotel later drive to Nagarhole, one of India's premier Tiger reserves and the world’s largest congregation of Asiatic elephants. Take a boat safari on the Kabini river. Upon arrival at Nagarhole check-in to your hotel for night stay. Rest of the day free for your own leisure activities.
Overnight at Hotel.

Day 5 : At Nagarhole
Location:

Nagarhole


Accommodation:

Hotel


Meals Included:

Breakfast


Today early morning safari to explore the park further. As well as the sizeable tiger and elephant populations, leopards, dhole and sloth bears also reside in the park along with over 300 species of birds. In the afternoon later drive back for refresh yourself to enjoy Coracle ride at Kabini river. In the evening enjoy jeep or elephant ride at Nagarhole.
Overnight at Hotel.

Day 6 : Nagarhole - Kodagu / Coorg (80 Kms / 2 Hrs)
Location:

Madikeri


Accommodation:

Hotel


Meals Included:

Breakfast


Today early morning proceed for your thrilling wildlife safari tour, later move back to your hotel and refresh yourself and check out from hotel, later transfer to Kodagu. Upon arrival at Kodagu, check-in to your hotel for night stay. Rest of the day free for your own leisure activities.
Overnight at Hotel.

Day 7 : At Kodagu
Location:

Kodagu


Accommodation:

Hotel


Meals Included:

Breakfast


Today morning after breakfast at hotel, later proceed for the sightseeing tour of Kodagu, visit Tala Cauvery, Bagamandala, also visit Raja’s seat, Omkareshwar Temple, Raja’s Tomb, and Abbey falls.
Overnight at Hotel.

Day 8 : Kodagu - Chikmagalur (156 Kms / 3:30 Hrs)
Location:

Chikmagalur


Accommodation:

Hotel


Meals Included:

Breakfast


Today morning after breakfast and check out from hotel later drive to Chikmagalur, via en-route visit Dubare Elephant Camp, Tibetan Monastery and Nisargadhama. Upon arrival at Chikmagalur check-in to your hotel for night stay. Rest of the day free for your own leisure activities.
Overnight at Hotel.

Day 9 : Chikmagalur - Hampi (300 Kms / 6:30 Hrs)
Location:

Hampi


Accommodation:

Hotel


Meals Included:

Breakfast


Today morning after breakfast and check out from hotel later drive to Hampi. Upon reaching check-in to your hotel. Rest of the day free for your own leisure activities.
Overnight at Hotel.

Day 10 : At Hampi
Location:

Hampi


Accommodation:

Hotel


Meals Included:

Breakfast


Today morning after breakfast at the hotel, later visit the famous ruins of Hampi, the Virupaksha Temple - It is part of the Group of Monuments at Hampi, designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The temple is dedicated to Virupaksha, a form of Shiva. Also visit the popular Vittala Temple - Ruins of a temple known for creative architecture such as a moving stone chariot & musical pillars. To the east of the hall is the famous Stone Chariot with stone wheels that actually revolve. Rest of the day free for your own leisure activities.
Overnight at Hotel.

Day 11 : Hampi - Badami (146 Kms / 3 Hrs)
Location:

Badami


Accommodation:

Hotel


Meals Included:

Breakfast


Today morning after breakfast at the hotel, later check out and drive to Badami. Upon arrival at Badami check-in to your hotel for night stay. After refresh yourself, later afternoon proceed for sightseeing tour to Badami, visit the Rock Cut Cave Temples, Forts, Inscriptions, Sculptures that seem to come alive under your eyes. Badami has to be seen to be believed. Climb a flight of steps to reach the ancient caves - all hewn out of sand stone on the precipice of a hill. There are four caves temples here. The first three belong to the Vedic faith and the fourth cave is the only Jain Temple in Badami. The first cave temple - past Shiva's door Keepers - and there he is the eighteen-armed Nataraja striking 81 dance poses. The largest and most ornamental is the third cave temple dedicated to Vishnu. Here are some splendid carvings of the Hindu Pantheon, Narasimha - the half man and half lion avatar of Vishnu, Hari Hara, the composite god who is half Shiva a half - Vishnu.
Overnight at Hotel.

Day 12 : Badami - Goa (250 Kms / 6 Hrs)
Location:

Goa


Accommodation:

Hotel


Meals Included:

Breakfast


Today morning after breakfast at the hotel, later check out and drive to Goa. Upon arrival at Goa check-in to your hotel for night stay.
Overnight at Hotel.

Day 13 : At Goa
Location:

Goa


Accommodation:

Hotel


Meals Included:

Breakfast


Today morning after breakfast at hotel, later proceed for Goa guided tour to Old Goa, visit Se Cathedral, St.Francis Xavier Church, St.Catherine's Church, Arch of Viceroy Goa. Rest of the day free for your own leisure activities.
Overnight at Hotel.

Day 14 : At Goa
Location:

Goa


Accommodation:

Hotel


Meals Included:

Breakfast


Today morning after breakfast at hotel, later explore the lovely beaches of North Goa, Calangute and Anjuna. Later visit to Dona Paula fishing village and rest of the day free for your own leisure activities.
Overnight at Hotel.

Day 15 : At Goa
Location:

Goa


Accommodation:

Hotel


Meals Included:

Breakfast


Today morning after breakfast at hotel, later proceed for day boat cruises on the Mandovi River. There are different type of river cruises namely Dolphin Fantasy, Pearl of the Orient and Backwater Thrills. Rest of the day free for your own leisure activities.
Overnight at Hotel.

Day 16 : Departure From Goa
Location:

Goa


Meals Included:

Breakfast


Today morning after breakfast at hotel, later check out from hotel and drive to Goa airport to board the flight to your home.

What's Included

  • Dining

    15 Breakfast at Hotel

  • 15 Nights accommodation based on double / twin sharing basis

    3 Star Accommodation.

  • Assistance during arrival and departure by UncleSam Holidays

  • All transfers including airport transfers by an AC vehicle

  • English speaking guide at Bangalore, Mysore, Hampi, Badami and Goa

  • Enjoy a cruise ride at Mandovi river

  • 2 jungle safari at Nagarhole National Park with Professional Naturalist

  • One mineral water bottle per person per day

What's Not Included

  • Visas Fee (if applicable)

  • Monument entry fees

  • Tips (always optional, but some guidance will be given in the pre-departure information pack you’ll receive after booking)

  • Beverages other than drinking water & any costs of a personal nature

  • International/Internal flights to/from the start/finish of the trip

Check out our Q&As

  • Will passengers from another country be participating in the tour?

    Yes

  • What currencies are required for this tour?

    INR Rupee is local currency.

  • Do you require a visa for this holiday?

    Only for foreign national traveller.

  • Are children permitted to take part in the tour?

    Yes

  • Do I need to purchase travel insurance before travelling?

    Absolutely. Every traveller is required to purchase travel insurance before the start of their tour. Due to the varying nature, availability and cost of health care around the world, travel insurance is very much an essential and necessary part of every journey.

  • Will I know the names and details of all the accommodation before I depart?

    Yes

  • What is the maximum group size?

    10

  • What is the tipping policy?

    Tips always optional.

  • Company Instant Book

    Yes

  • Is there a supplement for solo travellers?

    Yes

  • Can you assist with pre or post tour accommodation?

    Yes

  • Is there any free time to explore places during the tour?

    Yes

  • Is free Wi-Fi available in the accommodation used?

    Yes

  • Are the local guides on the tour English speaking?

    Yes

  • Are airport transfers included in this tour?

    Yes

  • What happens if a group doesn’t make its minimum required number of passengers?

    100% Departure if there is single traveller.

  • Is the tour coach air conditioned?

    Yes

  • What is the fitness level required to do this tour?

    Healthy

  • What is the standard of the hotels on this tour?

    3 Star

Dates & Availability

Instant Booking Available

Wednesday - Thursday

Dec 13, 2023 - Dec 28, 2023
$3187 $3084 (USD)

BLACK FRIDAY SALE @ Tourhub: $104 (USD)

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Sunday - Monday

Dec 31, 2023 - Jan 15, 2024
$3187 $3084 (USD)

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