The south of India has its own special heritage which appreciates archeologically and historically crucial sites. Karnataka is no different, from beautiful southern designs to sandstone structures; it is a delight to woo at the special heritage sites of Karnataka for a blissful experience.
Heritage call starts at Hampi, preserving the marks of Vijayanagar Empire enclosed among its architecture. Situated at the banks of the Tungabhadra River, it holds close structures like temples, forts and other buildings. Virupaksha Temple, Jain Temples & Carved Pillars are a must to see sight. Badami or Vatapi in its formal name is also exceptionally magnificent. With stone cut composition in temples have received great admire too. Pattadakal is positioned on the left bank of the Malaprabha River and became famous for its numerous places of worship. Virupaksha Temple and Chandrashekhara Temple are some of the brilliant ones among others. Aihole closes this trip with a symbol of women empowerment of a Durga Temple famous her which is yet waiting to be a world heritage site.
This 6 Days & 5 Nights excursion of Heritage Golden Triangle tour of Karnataka will surely lead you to discover places, structures, folklore and culture which you have never seen or experienced before.
Arrive at Belgaum/Bellary Airport / Hosepet Railway Station, upon arrival meet & greet and direct transfer to Hampi Hotel. Hampi village is the ruins of the city of Vijayanagara, situated on the banks of the Tungabhadra River in northern Karnataka. The temple town is famous for Group of Monuments, religious places and temples. Afternoon proceed to visit – Virupaksha Temple, Jain Temples & Carved Pillars etc. later reach back to hotel. Have dinner & overnight stay at Hosepet/Hampi hotel.
Morning after breakfast, proceed for local sightseeing of Hampi as – Hemkunta Hills, Nandi Statue, Narsimha Vigraha & Stone Chariot etc. Have dinner & overnight stay at hotel.
In the morning after breakfast drive towards Badami. It was formerly known as Vatapi, situated on top of the hill and famous for its rock cut structural temples,red sandstone and caves. The city has been selected as one of the heritage cities for HRIDAY. Upon arrival here proceed for visiting: Badami Cave Temples, Bhutnatha Temples, Mallikarjuna Temples and Jambhulinga Temples etc. Have dinner & overnight stay at hotel.
This morning after breakfast proceed to Pattadakal. The world heritage site of Pattadakal is located on the left bank of the Malaprabha River and an important tourist centre in the state of Karnataka. Here visits: Virupaksha Temple, Chandrashekhara Temple, Mallikarjuna Temple, Kashi Vishwanatha Temple, Galaganatha Temple, Jambulingeshwara Temple, Jain Narayana Temple and Sangameshwara Temple etc. Afterwards reach to Aihole hotel. Check-in & Overnight stay at hotel.
This morning after breakfast proceed to Aihole historic temple complex is a popular tourist spot in Karnataka and has more than 70 temples. Durga temple at Aihole is the best known of the Aihole temples and part of a pending world heritage site. Here visits: Durga Temple, Lad Khan Temple, Mallikarjuna Temple, Ravana Phadi Cave, Basavanna Temple & Hucchimalli Gudi etc. Afterwards reach back to hotel. Dinner & Overnight stay.
After breakfast check-out the hotel & departure to Airport for your onwards journey.
Tour Concludes with sweet memories..............
|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.