The Palaces, Tigers and Beaches is a carefully-crafted itinerary that includes the three major charms of India. The royal past of the India is grandly captured in the magnificent palaces and are an insight of the splendors of the history. And, we need not say it, but of course Tigers in India are fascinating beasts that inhabit the lush jungles of the country and is definitely pleasure to sight them in their natural habitats. And, lastly the beaches of India, especially the ones in Goa are a tropical paradise quite synonymous with luxury. The 8-day tour takes you on a journey that you will cherish forever. Start with the vibrant Bangalore, then to the historic Mysore, moving to the thrilling jungles of Kabini and lastly, end the tour with a relaxed getaway in Goa.
On arrival at Bangalore, meet your tour representative and get assisted with transfer to your hotel. Bangalore – Bangalore is one of the most popular cities in India and also the capital city of Karnataka. Known as the Silicon Valley of India, Bangalore is the main organizational, cultural, commercial and industrial epicenter. It is reputed for its flourishing Software Industry, and is one of Asia’s fastest growing cities. While the fast-paced metropolis has much to its name, the lesser-known fact is that Bangalore is also known as ‘Garden City’ of India, because of its abundant greenery. The climate of Bangalore is very calm and composed, throughout the year. While matching pace with the world or even leading the race, Bangalore has kept its olden charms intact. Amid the modern day pubs, discos and hangouts, one can still see the remains of ancient Bangalore. Overall it’s a beautiful city to visit. Overnight stay in Bangalore.
After a relaxing breakfast, get assisted pick up from hotel and proceed with a guided half day sightseeing tour of Bangalore city. Tour includes visits to the following places of interest: The Bangalore Fort – Dating back to the late 18th century, the Bangalore Fort is well known for its beautifully carved Islamic-style, roofs on the gate walls, and for the well-protected Ganesha temple within its area. It is a carefully-preserved relic of the bygone days amid the fast-paced present day vibe. The Bull Temple – The Bull temple is a shrine of the mythological deity, a huge 15-foot Basava or bull, which is the vehicle of Lord Shiva. The reason for curiosity about this huge Bull is that it has been carved from a single stone. Cubbon Park - Cubbon Park is an attractive 300-acre park of lush greenery and was constructed in 1864. The park has a public library and a museum. Lal Bagh - The 240 acre lush gardens of Lal Bagh contains the largest collection of rare tropical and sub-tropical plants with many amazing century-old trees. This magnificent glass house was constructed in 1840, on the lines of the London’s Crystal Palace. The Garden is fenced by fountains, sunshades, lotus pools, rose gardens and a deer park. Vidhana Soudha – The impressive landmark of Vidhan Soudha was constructed in 1956 and has a total base area of over 5, 00, 000 sq. ft. Built in the style of Neo- Dravidian and also incorporating elements of Indo-Saracenic style, there are quite a lot of government offices in Vidhana Soudha apart from the Secretariat and the State legislature. Later, you will be met by our representative and he will assist you with the check-out formalities. You will then start your drive to Mysore, the next destination of your tour. Mysore: Officially named Mysuru, Mysore is the cultural capital of the Indian state of Karnataka. The city is one of the most colorful cities of India with more than 600 glorious years of legacy. It is noted worldwide for its premium Mysore silk, sandalwood and incense products. Mysore is also famous for its heritage structures and palaces, including the magnificent Mysore Palace (the seat of the rulers of Mysore), and the grand festivities during the Dushhera festival. On arrival in Mysore, check in at the hotel. Overnight stay in Mysore.
After a relaxed breakfast, get assited pick up from hotel and transfer for a half day guided sightseeing. After a relaxing breakfast, you will be picked up from your hotel and will be taken for a guided sightseeing tour of Mysore. Tour includes visits to the following places of interest: The Mysore Palace - The Mysore Palace is richly-carved and exhibits intricate, colorful, thrilling art and architecture. Constructed in Indo Saracenic style in 1912, the Mysore Palace was earlier the residence of the royal family of Wodeyars. The construction of the Mysore Palace is one of the largest of its kind in India. The Jaganmohan Palace – The Jaganmohan Palace is a converted art gallery that has paintings that dates back to the late 19th century. Chamundi Hill - The Chamundi Hill is another famous landmark on the outskirt of the Mysore city. On the edge of the Chamundi Hill is the 12th century temple of Chamundershwari. This huge 4.8 meter high Stone of Nandi, the sacred vehicle of Lord Shiva is a wonder to watch. The huge statue of the demon Mahishasura is also set here next to the temple. St. Philomena's Church - In 1956 St. Philomena Church was constructed and it is one of the major churches in the country. This church was designed in the Gothic style with beautiful stain glass windows and airy towers. Later drive to Kabini/ Nagarhole National Park. Kabini/ Nagarhole: The Nagarahole National Park in Karnataka is spread over the area where the Western Ghats meet the Deccan Plateau. Nagarhole is flanked by the Bandipur National Park to the south-east and the Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary to the south-west. Together with these parks, it forms part of the larger Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve, which has a total area of 5500 sq km. The Kabini River is the major river draining the park with the Nagarahole River lending its name to the park. The Nagarahole ecosystem supports the highest density of herbivores anywhere in south-east Asia including Tigers, Elephants, gaur, bison and more. With the blessed wildlife and birdlife and extremely scenic landscape comprising hills, rivers and water beds that make Nagarhole and Kabini a must-do for serious wildlife enthusiasts. On your arrival, check in at the resort. Embark upon an afternoon wildlife safari. In the Nagarhole National Park, safaris are conducted on jeeps in the company of a naturalist. Overnight stay in Nagarhole/ Kabini.
In Nagarhole The day includes early morning & evening safaris in Nagarhole National Park. Safaris in Nagarhole are organized in jeeps. Local guides and naturalists are at hand to enhance the experience. Overnight stay in Nagarhole/ Kabini.
Morning game rides in Nagarhole. Later, drive to Bangalore airport in time to board flight for Goa. Goa: The most happening party destination of India, Goa is the smallest state in India which is quite big on surprises. Blessed with tropical sunshine and salubrious weather, Goa is the land of beaches, adventure sports, and some amazing experiences. The days of the Portuguese colony is not forgotten but is a preserved part of the history and culture. Churches, forts, mansions and more, are relics of the days. Think of a beach haven and Goa fits the bill. The relaxed vibe of Goa appeals to holiday-makers from all over the world. On your arrival at Goa airport, get assistance with transfer to the hotel and check-in formalities. Overnight stay in Goa.
Start the day with a relaxed breakfast. The day is at your own leisure. Choose to enjoy at the beaches, try water sports, savor the history & culture or enjoy the amazing experiences Overnight stay in Goa.
Start the day with a relaxed breakfast. The day is at your own leisure. Choose to enjoy at the beaches, try water sports, savor the history & culture or enjoy the amazing experiences. Overnight stay in Goa.
Start the day with a leisurely breakfast. Get assisted with a timely transfer to airport to board your flight.
|Valid from 01 Oct 2023 to 30 Apr 2024||$ 1467 Per Person||$ 1710 Per Person|
|Valid from 01 May 2024 to 30 Sep 2024||$ 1378 Per Person||$ 1599 Per Person|
|Bangalore||The Park||Taj MG Road|
|Mysore||Windflower Resort and Spa||Radisson Blu Plaza|
|Nagarhole||The Serai Resorts||Evolve Back|
|Goa||Lemon Tree Amarante Beach Resort||The Lalit Golf & Spa Resort|