Duration : (4 Nights / 5 Days)
Destination : Mysore- Belur- Halebid-Kabini
BANGALORE - MYSORE (140 Kms or approximately 3 hrs)
Enroute visit of Srirangapatna - Daria Daulat Bagh, (Tippu sultan's Summer Palace). The Fort and Tippu's Tomb.
At Mysore check-in at Hotel Quality Inn Southern Star or similar. Afternoon visit of Mysore : Mysore Palace, Sri Jayachamarajendra Art Gallery, Chamundi Hills and Brindavan Gardens. Overnight at Hotel.
MYSORE - HASSAN
(150 Kms or approximately 3 1/2 hrs)
Enroute : visit of Shravanabelagola, which is one of the most important Jain Pilgrim Centres with its 17 meter high monolith statue of Lord Bahubali.
Lunch halt at Hassan. Afternoon sight -seeing of the exquisite temples at Belur and Halebid. After visit of the temples proceed to Chickmagalur. Overnight at Taj Garden Retreat, Chickmagalur or similar
CHIKMAGALUR - MYSORE (175 Kms )
Early morning (6:30A.M) departure from Chikmangalore to Mysore (175 Kms) and continuation to Kabini (80 Kms) .
Check-in at Kabini River Lodge by about 12 noon. Kabini River Lodge, a unique WildLife Resort at Karapur, nestles on the Southern fringes of Karnataka's Nagarhole National Park.
Evening WildLife Tour into the park in the resort's jeep accompanied by experienced drivers and naturalists. Overnight at Kabini River Lodge.
Morning cruise through the serene backwaters of the Kabini River in a motor launch viewing sleepy crocodiles and especially the elephants coming to the river for a bath or drink. Evening jeep safari to sight wildlife and elephant ride in the Jungle. Overnight at Kabini River Lodge.
Morning Coracle Ride on the Kabini River to view aquatic bird-life. After breakfast leave Kabini for return to Bangalore.