Families will find the trail a perfect spot for fostering a deep kind of bonding and togetherness. This 12 days specially prepared itinerary will give a wonderful experience. Our tour starts from Hyderabad. Guide will pick up from the airport. In Hyderabad, visit Golkonda, Charminar, and the famous heart shaped lake "Hussain Sagar". After sightseeing, travel to Gulbarg, visit Gulbarga fort, Sharana Basaveshwara Temple. Later travel to Bijapur and continue drive to Badami. In Badami, explore Badami Cave Temple, Bhutanath Group of Temple. And then travel to Hospet, visit Chitradurga fort. Later travel to Hassan, Belur & Halebid. Explore Shravanabelagola and after travel to South India's most famous tourist destination "Mysore". After sightseeing in Mysore, guide will transfer to Bangalore airport.
Upon arrival at Hyderabad, guide will pick up and transfer to the hotel.
OVERNIGHT STAY AT HOTEL
HYDERABAD - Hyderabad is the capital of the southern Indian state of Telangana and de jure capital of Andhra Pradesh. Hyderabad is situated on hilly terrain around artificial lakes, including Hussain Sagar - predating the city's founding - north of the cityy centre. Visit Golkonda, Charminar, Hussain Sagar.
GOLKONDA - Golkonda, also known as Golconda, is a cotadel and fort in Southern India and was the capital of medieval sultanate of the Qutab Shahi dynasty, is situated 11 km west of Hyderabad. The region is known for the mines that have produced. Some of the world's most famous gems, including the Koh-i-Noor, the Hope Diamond and the Nassak Diamond. The Golkonda fort is listed as an archaeological treasure on the official "List of Monuments" prepared by the Archaeological Survey of India under the The Ancient Monuments and Archaeological sites and Remains Act.
CHARMINAR - The Charminar, is a monument and mosque located ij Hyderabad, Telangane, India. The landmark has become a global icon of Hyderabad, listed among the most recognized structures of India. The Charminar is situated on the east bank of Musri river. It is listed as an archaeological and architectural treasure on the official "List of Monuments" prepared by the Archaeological Survey of India. The English name is a translation and combination of the Urdu words Char and Minar or Meenar, translating to "Four Towers"; the eponymous towers are ornate minarets attached abnd supported by four grand arches.
HUSSAIN SAGAR - Hussain Sagar is a heart shaped lake in Hyderabad built by Hazrat Hussaij Shah Wali in 1563, during the rule of Ibrahim Quli Qutab Shah. The maximum depth of the lake is 32 feet. A large monolithic Statue of the Gautama Buddha, erected in 1992, stands on Gibraltar Rock in the middle of the lake. Lake Hussain Sagar a heritage site of India was declared as the "Heart of the World" by UNWTO on 27th september of 2012, on the occassion of World Tourism Day, for being the World by Largest Heart Shaped Mark, the World's Heritage Heart Shaped Mark and the World's Wonderful Heart Shaped Mark on the face of the earth among the heart shaped marks founded by the heart shaped lakes and islands that exist in the world.
OVERNIGHT STAY AT HOTEL
Morning after breakfast, travel to Gulbarga
GULBARGA - is a city in the Indiaj State of Karnataka, India. It is the administrative head quarters of the Gulbarga district and a major city of North Karnataka region. Gulbarga is famous for toordal Pigeon pea and the limestone deposits are more in Gulbarga district. Visit Gulbarga fort, Sharanabasaveshwara temple.
GULBARGA FORT - The Gulbarga fort located in Gulbarga city in the Gulbarga district of North Karnataka, India was originally built by Raja Gulchand during the Warangal dynastic rule. It is located on a plateau land in the northeastern part of Karnataka. Krishna river and Bhima river drain the district and Bhima river flows close to the fort.
SHARANA BASAVESHWARA TEMPLE - is a shrine at Kalburgi, an ancient town in the north-eastern part of Karnataka. The temple is dedicated to an eminent Hindu religious teacher and philosopher, Shri Sharana Basaveshwara, a Lingayat Saint of the 18th century known for his Dasoha and Kayakan advancement of the Karma dectrine "You have the right to perform the work assigned to you. You have no rights to demand' the fruits of your labor" philosophy.
Afternoon travel to Bijapur. After reaching Bijapur continue drive to Badami.
Morning after breakfast, visit Badami Cave Temple, Bhutanath group of temple.
BADAMI CAVE TEMPLE - The Badami Cave Temples are a complex of four Hindu, Jain and possibly Buddhist Cave Temple located in Badami, a town in the Bagalkot district in northern part of Karnataka, India. The caves are considered an example of Indian rock-cut architecture, especially Badami Chalukya architecture, whcih dates from the 6th century. Badami was previously known as Vatapi Badami, the capital of the early Chalukya dynasty, whcih ruled much of Karnataka from the 6th to the 8th century.
- The Bhutanatha Group of Temples comprises of bunch of sandstone temples, all dedicatee to Lord Shiva. This group of temples is located in Badami, near the famous Badami Cave Temples. The Bhutanatha group of temples along with the cave temple on the hills is the major attraction in Badqmi, a historical town in the Bagalkot district of Karnataka. The Bhutanatha group includes two major temples, one on the east and the other on the north-east side of the Agasthya Titha or Agasthya Lake. The Bhutanatha temple is situated on the eastern side of Agasthya Tirtha. This temple was built during the reign of the Chalukyas of Vatapi, as Badami was known then. The temple on the north-east side of the lake is the Mallikarjuna temple.
OVERNIGHT STAY AT HOTEL
Morning after breakfast, travel to Hospet.After reaching, check into the hotel.OVERNIGHT STAY AT HOTEL
HOSPET - is a city in the Bellary district in central Karnataka. It is located on the Thungabhadra river, 12 km from Hampi. The city was originally named Nagalapura; however, people referred to the city as Hosa Pete, which meant "New City". The area between Hampi and Hospet is well connected to several important cities in India. Bellary, the regional capital, is located approximately 60 km away from Hospet.
After breakfast, visit Chitradurga Fort and some other places.
CHITRADURGA FORT - Chitradurga Fort or as the British called Chitaldoorg, is a fortificstion that straddles several hills and a peak overlooking a flat valley in the Chitradurga district, Karnataka, India. The fort's name Chitrakaldurga, which means 'picturesque fort' in Kannada, is the namesake of the town Chitradurga and its administrative district. Chitredurga is formed of two words in the Kannada language: 'Chitra' means "picture" and 'durga' means "fort" and is tagged with the English word 'fort' to form the name "Chitradurga Fort". It is also locally known as "kallina kote" or stone fortress, which is also formed of two kannada word 'Kallina': "Stone" and 'Kote': "Fort".
OVERNIGHT STAY AT HOTEL
Morning after breakfast, travel to Hassan
HASSAN- is a city and the district headquarters of Hassan district in the Indian state of Karnataka. The town is situated 934 km above sea level with fine weather similar to Bangalore. It is named after the Hasanamba Temple. Later travel to Belur and Halebid
BELUR & HALEBID - Belur and Halebid is about 200 km east of Mangalore and west of Bangalore, was stunning. Belur was the early capital of thr Hoysala empire. There we can find the Chennakesava temple complex which contains the Chennakesava temple. The Chennakesava temple was built by King Vishnuvardhana in commemoration of his victory over the Cholas at Talakad in 1117 CE.
Halebid, which was previously called Dorasamudra or Dwarasamudra. This was the regal capital of the Hoysala Empire in the 12th century. It is home to one of the best examples of Hoysala architecture in the ornate Hoysaleswara and Kedareswara temples. Halebidu literally means ruined city. This na,e is guven because the city was ruinee two times by Bahmani sultanate - the aforementioned Muslim invaders.
After sightseeing return back to Hassan.
OVERNIGHT STAY AT HOTEL
Morning after breakfast, travel to Sravanabelagola
SHRAVANABELAGOLA - is a city located near Channarayapatna of Hassan district in the Indian state of Karnataka and is 158 km from Bangalore, the Capital of thr state. Shravanabelgola "White Pond of the Shravana" is named with reference to the colossal image of Gomata - the prefix Sravana serves to distinguish from other Belagolas with the prefixes Hale and Kodi, while Belagola "White Pond" is an allusion to the pond in the middle of the town. Shravanabelagola has two hills, Chandragiri and Vindhyagiri.
After sightseeing travel to Mysore
MYSORE - One of the South India's most famous tourist destination. Mysore, officially renamed as Mysuru, is the third most populous city in the state of Karnataka, India. Located at the base of the Chamundi Hills about 146 km southwest of the state capital Bangalore, it is spread across an area of 128.42 km.sq. Mysore is known for glittering royal heritage and magnificent monuments and buildings. Upon arriving Mysore, travel to Bangalore by road
Morning after breakfast, guide will transfer you to airport to board onward flight.
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