- Start Date04/01/2021
- TypeGuided Tours
- Departure CityBANGALORE
- End CityCALICUT
- Cancellation policyUp to 24 hours
- Durations 12 days 11 nights
The miracles of India’s profound south are extravagant and memorable, bright and tasty. On this 12-day visit, best experienced from October to March, you will discover solace and extravagance, history and culture. Panthers wait in the trees of Nagarhole National Park. The Jain sculpture at Shravanabelagola demonstrates old commitment to the religion as it towers over the sanctuary. From the rich and lavish Mysore Palace to the uncommon scene at Fringe Ford, the characteristic and the artificial, the sanctuaries and urban areas, the individuals and the food will all entrance you.
Your fabulous excursion through Southern India starts with your appearance in Bangalore. The city is a dynamite blend of present day and authentic design and culture. The horizon floats over the tree line that spots different neighborhoods. Appreciate a voyage through the city with a private guide who will take you through the marvelous history of the Lalbagh Botanical Gardens and show you the cosmopolitan home base of Brigade Road. The next day you will dare to Shravanabelagola to see the fantastic sculpture of Jain.
At night you will settle in an enchanting provincial town hold up in Hassan. After you visit the antiquated sanctuary buildings you will come to Mysore and the hypnotizing Devaraja Market where the shades of blossoms, flavors, and kumkum are unrivaled. Toward the beginning of the day you will observer the dynamite Mysore Palace before coming to Kabini, an untamed life asylum at the edges of the Nagharhole National Park. Go through two days investigating the remarkable conduits and woods that are home to uncommon untamed life, including elephants, tigers, panthers, and sloth bear.
On the eighth day you will end up at Fringe Ford, a segregated estate situated on the cusp of the Wyanad and Tholpetty natural life havens. Trek through the wilderness and along the mountains before showing up at Neeleshwar Hermitage in Nileswaram. You will have two days to appreciate the liberal cooking and awesome beachside area. On your last day your private exchange will accompany you to the Calicut air terminal for your excursion home.
- Visit the impeccable stylistic theme and design of Mysore Palace
- Traverse the blend of cosmopolitan extravagance and old history in the city of Bangalore
- Witness the mind-boggling size of the Jain sculpture of Shravanabelagola
- Venture through the wild of Nagarhole National Park on a game drive looking for elephants and tigers
- Find peacefulness and isolation in the most distant spans of the wilderness at Fringe Ford estate
- Indulge in the scrumptious cooking and tranquil air of the Neeleshwar Hermitage
- Taste the momentous kinds of Southern Indian cooking
- Audio guide
- Entrance fees
- Food and drinks
- Pick-up and drop off
- Private tour
- Professional guide
- Special activities
- Transport by air-conditioned
DAY 01 - ARRIVE IN BANGALORE - INTO THE DEPTHS OF INDIA WE GO
Arrive Bangalore, meet assist at the airport & transfer to hotel.Bangalore known as the garden city of India, Bangalore is one of the most visited destinations of southern India . There are many stories and legends related to the city. However the present look of the garden city was given to it in the 16th century. Because of the initiative it took in the wake of the Information Technology revolution in the country, Bangalore has been nicknamed as the Silicon City of India. Night stay in Bangalore.
DAY 02 – IN BANGALORE - STRIKING FIRST IMPERSONATIONS (B)
After breakfast City tour visiting the Vidhan Soudha - The building is a massive neo Dravidian architecture presently functioning as the state legislative assembly , Cubbon Park in the heart of the city, Lal Bagh which is famous for the wonderfully bloomed red roses and the Bangalore Palace are some of the other must see of this garden city. Night stay in Bangalore.
DAY 03 – IN BANGALORE - TAKING A HISTORY LESSON (B)
Full day at leisure. Night stay in Bangalore.
DAY 04 – BANGALORE TO HASSAN - REVERED STATUES AND TOWNSHIPS (B) 183 Km, 3 hr 27 min
After breakfast depart by surface to Hassan.On arrival check-in at Hotel. Hassan is a picturesque town in the heart of malnad with a pleasant climate, is about 180 KM from Bangalore . The Hoysalas rulers brought world wide acclaim to the district through their unique style of Architecture. Night stay in Hassan.
DAY 05 – HASSAN TO MYSORE - VISITNG THE HOME OF SOUTHERN INDIA (B) 113 Km, 2 hr 28 min
After breakfast depart by surface to Mysore. On arrival check-in at Hotel. Afternoon city tour of Mysore. The city of Mysore offers a visitor an insight into the lifestyles, cultures and traditions of its erstwhile rulers. The palaces and temples around the city speak volumes about heritage and architecture of the medieval times and the kind of patronage the city received from its rulers. Some of the interesting places to visit around the city are the Mysore Palace, Chamundi, Hills Srirangapatnam, Brindavan Gardens and Lalitha Mahal Palace. Night stay in Mysore.
DAY 06 – MYSORE TO KABINI - MAGNIFICENT PALACES TO EXTRAVAGANT WILDLIFE (B) 59 Km, 1 hr 15 min
After breakfast depart by surface to Kabini. On arrival check-in at Hotel. Night stay in Kabini.
DAY 07 – KABINI TO FRINGE FORD - SOAKING IN THE ELEPHANT AND TIGER EXPERIENCE (B) 78 Km, 2 hr 42 min
After breakfast depart by surface to Fringe Ford. On arrival check-in at Hotel. Welcome to the forest that reclaimed its soul. Our business runs with the underlying philosophy of preserving and nurturing wild spaces. Fringe Ford is a 520 acre privately owned forest which was formerly a spice plantation Night stay in Fringe Ford.
DAY 08 – IN FRINGE FORD - WAKING UP EARLY MORNING, MAKING IT THE BEST MORNING (B)
Early morning walk around the Fringe Ford. After breakfast other activities in Fringe Ford. Night stay in Fringe Ford.
DAY 09 – IN FRINGE FORD - YOUR OWN SECLUDED TOUR OF WILDERNESS (B)
Full day free for own activities. Night stay in Fringe Ford.
DAY 10 - FRINGE FORD TO NILESHWARAM - JUNGLE ESTATE TO BEACH RESORTS (B) 134 Km, 3 hr 52 min
After breakfast depart by surface to Nileshwaram. On arrival check-in at Hotel. Night stay in Nileshwarm.
DAY 11 – NILESHWARAM TO CALICUT - THE EXCEPTIONAL AND THE PALATABLE (B) 147 Km, 4 hr 19 min
After breakfast depart by surface to Calicut. On arrival check-in at Hotel. Night stay in Calicut.
DAY 12 – DEPART CALICUT - YOUR JOURNEY ONWARDS FROM THE BEAUTY OF IT ALL (B)
In time transfer to airport to board flight for onward destination.
How many people will be on my trip?
Good things come in small packages, which is why we keep our group sizes down. This means we’re small enough to remain flexible as we thread our way through communities without intimidating the locals. On most of our trips, you’ll be part of an intimate group of 12-16 people, though our group sizes are on average 10 people. Our Overland trips are in purpose-built vehicles that can carry up to 24 travelers. Group sizes are displayed on each trip’s overview page on our website.