Pondicherry : After breakfast, we drive to Pondicherry – a city with a unique Anglo-French background. Check into your resort and relax. After lunch, visit the world famous Aurobindo Ashram – abode of the twentieth century saint and philosopher Sri Aurobindo. Later make at visit at Auroville town – an oasis of peace and enlightenment designed by the French architect, Roger Anger. You would find the town living up to its designer’s mission of making people realize the merits of human unity.
Back to your resort by evening. Overnight stay.
Madurai : After breakfast, we set out to Madurai. The city is planned in the shape of a lotus. Check in to your hotel at Madurai by noon.
Later in the afternoon, visit the famous Madurai Meenakshi Temple. There are four entrances to this amazing temple complex set in six hectares. Marvel at the truly majestic towers, twelve of them, pointing skywards at 45 to 50 meters.
Beat some of the stone pillars in the complex with any hard object and feel incredible on hearing sweet metal sounds. You now know why they are called musical pillars. By the way, the total number of pillars in the temple is a staggering one thousand.
You had an exciting day. Go to bed early. Overnight at your hotel.
Ooty : After an Early Breakfast we will proceed our journey to Ooty - 'the Queen of Hill Stations'.
Part of your journey to Ootty is through the Bandipur Forests. You can enjoy an Elephant ride in .Bandipure. After that proceed to Mettupalayam, to enjoy the train safari to Ooty
Arrive at Ootty by evening and check into your hotel. Enjoy your dinner.
The fresh mountain air soon lulls you to sleep. Overnight at your hotel.
Ooty : After breakfast, we drive you in and around Ootty on a sight seeing tour. Take snaps of the picture postcard views. Visit the botanical gardens, Rose Garden, Avmamore Palace, Govt. Museum and enjoy a boating through the enchanting 'Lake'. Inhale deeply to get the best of Eucalyptus-scented air.
By the time you get back to your hotel in the evening, you would have shed an year or two. Overnight at the hotel
Mysore : In the morning proceed to Mysore - the princely city of South India.
Later, it is time to make an enroute break at Sravanabelagola-one of the most popular Jain pilgrim center in South India.Here you can see the Statue of Gomateswara,this is Carved out of a single block of granite, this 50 feet high statue, stands majestically on top of the hill.
Later proceed to Mysore ,Check into the Hotel & Overnight stay.
Mysore : After breakfast, we proceed on a city tour of Mysore. Enjoy the royal streets with broad tree-lined avenues. View of Mysore Palace in the night when it is illuminated is unforgettable.
Visit Chama Rajendra Art Gallery to marvel at some famous paintings. Next take the road to Chamundi Hills, 1062 metres above MSL. Have a panoramic view of Mysore city below. Get down to the city to visit the zoo. Take snaps. Get back to the city - now resplendent in glorious illumination. Back to your hotel. Relax.
Bangalore : After Breakfast we will proceed to the Garedn city of India- Bangaloreset out to enjoy a sightseeing tour in and around the Bangalore city.
Visit Cubbon Park and Museum, Government Museum , Tippu’s Palace, The Fort, Bull temples & Vankappa Art Gallery.
Back to the Resort and enjoy Overnight stay.
Hampi : After Breakfast we will drive to Hampi nearby. Visit important temples, Purandara Dessara mandapa,Lotus Mahal and Queen Bath, Dassara platform , Hazarama Temple ,Pattabhirama Temple etc. See the longest masonry work in the world at the Thungabhadra Dam if you are interested, which is 17 kms from Hampi.
Back to the resort for overnight stay.
Badami : Morning ,After breakfast we move on to Badami. another Historical Destination.Badami is famous for several Temples. Some structural and some Rock cut Temples of the 6th & 7th Centuries.
Visit the Art gallery, Badami Fort, Cave of Badami; which are the important attractions of Badami.
Later you can visit Pattadakkal which is 32 kms from Badami.there you can visit the famous temples Kada Siddeswara,
Jambulinga, Galaganatha, Sangameswara, Mallikarjuna, Virupaksha and Papanatha.
You can also make a visit at Aihole whish is 44 kms from this destination.
Back to the Hotel,enjoy Overnight.
Reach Goa by late evening & check into the Resort Overnight stay for 03 nights
DO’s and Don’ts
Sentiments of locals must be respected come what may.
Pack and unpack your luggage all by yourself.
Keep an eye on your luggage.
Crossing border or hitchhiking can be dangerous and should be avoided come what may.
Respect public transport timings and rule.
Don’t use only cash to make purchases. Pay checks are safe.
Don’t disclose your personal information to strangers.
Don’t travel far or cross borders with strangers.
Don’t leave your luggage with anyone.
Don’t get tempted to indulge in physical activity if you don’t feel comfortable.