14 Nights / 15 Days

Cultural Tour of Karnataka & Kerala

Bengaluru - Hassan - Mysore - Ooty - Kochi - Munnar - Periyar - Kumarakom - Kovalam - Trivendrum

Embark on an enchanting cultural tour of Karnataka and Kerala, where the past seamlessly merges with the present, and nature's splendor unveils its secrets. These two states in southern India are a treasure trove of heritage, art forms, and breathtaking landscapes. Karnataka, with its rich historical legacy, takes you on a captivating journey through time. Explore the ancient ruins of Hampi, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, where majestic temples and palaces stand as testimony to the glorious Vijayanagara Empire. Marvel at the intricate carvings adorning the Chennakesava Temple in Belur and the Hoysaleswara Temple in Halebid, masterpieces of Hoysala architecture. Climb the Vindhyagiri Hill in Shravanabelagola to witness the towering statue of Lord Gomateshwara, an icon of Jain heritage.

Kerala tour is captivated by the lush green landscapes and the serenity of the backwaters. Cruise through the enchanting waterways of Alleppey on a traditional houseboat, surrounded by swaying palms and picturesque villages. In Kochi, immerse yourself in a melting pot of cultures, from the remnants of Portuguese, Dutch, and British influences to the vibrant performing arts scene, with Kathakali performances leaving you spellbound.

The mist-covered hills of Munnar beckon you with their emerald tea plantations. Witness the tea-making process and sip on flavorsome brews while soaking in the breathtaking vistas. Discover the diverse wildlife of Periyar National Park in Thekkady, where elephants roam freely amidst dense forests, and take a boat ride on Periyar Lake for a closer encounter with nature's wonders. Where this journey take a pause in the coastal town of Kovalam, where palm-fringed beaches and tranquil waters invite you to unwind. Immerse yourself in Ayurvedic therapies, indulge in delectable seafood, and witness the mesmerizing spectacle of a sunset casting its golden hues upon the horizon.

A cultural tour of Karnataka and Kerala weaves together history, art, spirituality, and natural beauty into an unforgettable tapestry. Let the charm of these two states envelop you, leaving you with memories that will last a lifetime.

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Itinerary Details

The tour will start from capital city known as Silicon Valley of India. The IT Hub flaunts modern infrastructure of metro city with sightseeing of various rich cultures, craft work and heritage centres. Visit Lalbagh Botanical Garden, a serene oasis in the heart of the city. Explore the beautifully landscaped gardens, adorned with a variety of exotic flowers and towering trees. Do not miss the iconic Glass House, inspired by London's Crystal Palace. Stay overnight in hotel.

Post breakfast, head to the Bangalore Palace, a magnificent structure that reflects the city's royal past. Explore the opulent interiors, adorned with elegant furnishings, stained glass windows, and vintage photographs. Must visit Tipu Sultan Summer Palace which is a fine example of Indo-Islamic architecture. Get stunned with intricately carved wooden pillars, vibrant frescoes, and the museum showcasing artifacts from that era. Savor authentic Bangalore’s cuisine and enjoy the evening with a visit to Bangalore Fort. Later in the evening, visit Vidhana Soudha, the seat of the Karnataka State Legislature. Admire the grandeur of this imposing structure, particularly when it is illuminated at night. Make the most of nightlife of city with stroll at MG road lined up with shops, restaurants and buzzing cafes. Stay overnight in hotel.

Today post breakfast, drive to Hassan- a well-known city in Karnataka known for architectural marvels and ancient temples. Later visit Belur, famous for exquisite Chennakesava Temple and built during the Hoysala dynasty. Another remarkable site is Hoysaleswara Temple in Halebidu, worth to visit for its magnificent sculptures and detailed craftsmanship. Shravanabelagola is an important Jain pilgrimage center at 50 Kms from Hassan. It is home to the Bahubali Statue (Gomateshwara), a colossal monolithic statue standing atop Vindhyagiri Hill. Enjoy the evening at leisure. Stay overnight in hotel.

Drive to Mysore and check in hotel after arrival. The famous city has diverse attractions to explore. Begin the sightseeing tour from reaching out Chamundi Hill, home to the Chamundeshwari Temple which has a traditional importance of climbing 1000 steps to the temple and enjoy panoramic views from hilltop. Brindavan gardens, Mysore Zoo, Sand Sculpture Museum are some of the important attractions. Save your evening time to visit iconic Mysore Palace built with marvelous enginnering, ornate interiors and lightwork. The illumination of Palace with thousand of lights win the praise of visitors every day. Stay overnight in Mysore.

Ooty is a summer perfect place nestled in the Nilgiri Hills of Tamil Nadu. Ooty Lake, Botanical Gardens, Doddabetta peak, Tea Gardens are best to feel the rejuvenating experience. Hop on the Ooty Toy Train that takes you through scenic landscapes, dense forests, picturesque bridges for a nostalgic experience. For fishing, bird watching, trekking, Avalanche Lake and Pykara Falls has lot to offer. Stay overnight in hotel.

After a scrumptious breakfast, drive to Kochi. Enjoy the day at leisure after check in the hotel.

Visit Dutch Palace, Fort Kochi, Mattancherry Palace, St. Francis Church and Jewish Synagogue. Book a ticket for Kathakali Dance performance at Kala Kendra. Stay overnight in hotel.

Drive to Munnar from Kochi which will take Munnar is one of the top destinations in Kerala known for quaint sites to explore. Check in hotel and visit the Echo point, Mattupetty Dam and Lake. Stay overnight in hotel.

Start your Munnar sightseeing by visiting the Tata Tea Museum, which showcases the history and evolution of tea production in the region. Go for wildlife tour and explore Eravikulam National Park where you can find endangered Nilgiri Tahr. Afterwards, Attukad Waterfalls are next to visit which are surrounded by lush greenery ad rolling hills. Munnar one day trip will offer mesmirizing views and scenic atmosphere.

Drive to Periyar, known for fascinating wildlife sanctuaries and flaunted for wide vegetation, flora, and fauna. Periyar Sanctuary is known for watching and photography of wildlife. For a surreal experience of surroundings, a cruise through Periyar lake offer a soul-resisting pleasant experience. In the evening, go for a spice plantation tour. Stay overnight in hotel.

Kumarakom, located in the picturesque backwaters of Kerala, India, is a serene and scenic destination known for its tranquil backwaters, lush greenery, and rich birdlife. A sightseeing tour of Kumarakom gives a chance to immerse yourself in the beauty of nature and experience the unique cultural heritage of Kerala. Take Ayurvedic treatments and spa therapies. Places to visit here are Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary, vembanad Lake, Aruvikkuzhi waterfalls and Pathiramanal Island. Stay overnight in hotel or take a scintillating houseboat stay experience. Float along the serene canals, witness the scenic landscapes, and get a glimpse of the local life and fishing villages along the way.

Float along the serene canals, witness the scenic landscapes, and get a glimpse of the local life and fishing villages along the way.

Kovalam is a sought-after destination for beach lovers and those seeking relaxation and natural beauty in a tropical setting. The town has a laid-back vibe, and visitors can explore local markets for handicrafts, spices, and other souvenirs. Stay overnight in hotel.

Kovalam is a sought-after destination for beach lovers and those seeking relaxation and natural beauty in a tropical setting. The town has a laid-back vibe, and visitors can explore local markets for handicrafts, spices, and other souvenirs. Stay overnight in hotel.

Drive to Trivendrum and catch next flight for scheduled departure.


Hotel accommodation on twin sharing with buffet breakfast.
Aircon car with English speaking driver throughout the tour for all transfers, sightseeing, intercity travel.
Car services are inclusive of all services; right from pick up from the airport till departure.
Driver allowance (food & Stay)
All toll taxes, entry permit and parking charges.
English Speaking guide at the time of sightseeing.


Any international/domestic air/train fare.
Monuments/sightseeing entry charges.
Government Service Tax (GST) 5% on the tour package.
Any expenses of personal nature such as laundry, tips, phone calls, insurance, portage, soft/hard drinks, meals unless not specified etc.
Anything which is not mentioned in the 'Inclusions' shall not be the part of this package.

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