Karnataka state is fine mix of natural attractions and superb historic architecture.it appeals to the temple lovers as well.wildlife enthusiasts, trekkers and beach bums, The state Karnataka consists of a narrow coastal strip backed by the monsoon - drenched Western Ghats and the drier,cooler interior plateau that turns arid in the far north. While Kerala offers beautiful beaches, backwater trips along peaceful lagoons and canals, hill stations, wildlife sanctuaries and complex cultural customs.
Duration : 12 Nights / 13 Days
Destination Covered : Bangalore - Hassan - Mysore - Coorg - Thalassery - Guruvayoor - Cochin - Alleppey - House boat - Kovalam – Trivandrum
DAY 01 : ARRIVE BANGALORE
Upon arrival, met and transferred to pre-booked hotel. Overnight at hotel.
DAY 02 : BANGALORE - HASSAN BY ROAD 190 KMS 4 HOURS DRIVE
Morning city tour of Bangalore.Later drive to Hassan. Upon arrival, check in at pre-booked hotel. Overnight at hotel .
DAY 03 : HASSAN
Visit Belur and Halebid. Overnight at hotel.
DAY 04 : HASSAN - MYOSRE VIA SRAVANABELGOLA BY ROAD 115 KMS 3 HOURS DRIVE
After breakfast drive towards Myosre via Sravanabelgola .Upon arrival, check in at hotel. After short rest, sightseeing tour of Mysore visiting Tipu Sultan’s palace, Brindavan Garden etc . Overnight at hotel.
DAY 05 : MYSORE - SOMNATHPUR - COORG BY ROAD 120 KMS 4 HOURS DRIVE
Morning after breakfast, leave for Coorg via Somnathopur. Upon arrival, check in at Resort. . Overnight at Resort .
DAY 06 : COORG
Coorg or Kodagu as it is better known, has maintained its serene picturesque beauty over the centuries. Homesick always, the British called this land Scotland of India.
These breathtakingly beautiful rolling hills in Karnataka nestling cash rich coffee plantations, clear skies and a warm, friendly and hospitable people create a special aura unmatched anywhere else in the country. This little area in the Western Ghats has an ancient history, ruled successively by the Kadambas, Gangas, Chengalvars, Cholas, Hoysalas, Vijaynagara, etc. and finally the British. But the region always retained its strong cultural heritage, distinctive to this day. The fiercely brave martial tradition has produced many brave generals for India . Aftter visiting Coorg, return to hotel. Overnight at hotel.
DAY 07 : COORG - Thalassery BY ROAD 120 KMS 3 HOURS DRIVE
Morning drive towards Thalassery, Here get to see traditional house family stay. Overnight at House .
DAY 08 : Thalassery - GURUVAYOOR BY ROAD 180 KMS 4 HOURS DRIVE
Morning leave for Guruvayoor. Upon arrival, check in at hotel. Afternoon visit Punathur Kotta ,here you can see more than 40 Elephants together and taken care by Guruvayoor temple. Overnight at hotel .
DAY 09: GURUVAYOOR - COCHIN BY ROAD 110 KMS 3 HOURS DRIVE
Today drive towards Cochin. Upon arrival, check in at hotel. Afternoon city tour of Cochin Jewish synagogue , Mattancherry palace, Chinese nets and Evening Sunset Curie and in the night visit the Kathakali Dance Show. Overnight at hotel.
DAY 10 : COCHIN - ALLEPPEY - HOUSE BOAT
Morning drive to Alleppey to board houseboat.Overnight onboard .
DAY 11 : HOUSE BOAT - THOTTAPPALLY - KOVALAM BY ROAD 195 KMS 5 HOURS DRIVE
Disembarks houseboat at Thottappally and drive to Kovalam. Upon arrival, check in at hotel . Overnight at hotel .
DAY 12 : KOVALAM
Morning after breakfast, drive to Trivandrum for a city tour visiting Museum , Padmanabha swami Temple , Zoo Etc . Overnight at hotel.
DAY 13 : LEAVE KOVALAM
Transfer toTrivandrum Airport to board flight for onward journey.