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Bangalore Mysore Coorg Wayanad tour package itinerary for 7 days 6 nights:
Day 01 Arrival at Bangalore:
upon arrival at Kempegowda international Airport, Railway stations like Kranti Veera Sangolli Rayanna railway station, Bangalore Cantonment, Krishnarajapuram Junction and Kempegowda Bus Station, introduces driver and then drive to Hotel, check into Hotel and After some rest and relaxation drive to local sightseeing Covering the below tourist places with includes Botanical Gardens, Parks, Temple, Shopping Malls and others.
- Lalbagh Botanical Gardens, 18th-century garden lay down by Hyder Ali. Some centuries-old trees can be found here. Peninsular Gneiss aka Lalbagh rock is one of the oldest rock formations on earth estimated 3000 million years old, preserved by Government. Inside this park there is also a Bonsai Garden, There are 700 bonsai plants aging from 5 to 35 years comprising of different varieties of tree species. Bugle Rock is a massive rock in the Near Basavanagudi, Estimated age of about 3,000 million years. The Geological Survey of India has listed this site, one of the 26 such sites in the country, as “Geological Monuments of India”.
- Dodda Basavana Gudi temple Constructed in 16th Century one of the largest Nandi statue in India Carved out of Single hard rock. Dodda Ganesha temple, The biggest in Bangalore. A monolith of proportions 18 feet high and 16 feet wide, and by far the most visited Sri Ganesha temple in Bangalore.
- Tipu Sultan’s Summer Palace is a small palace of the 18th century. Bangalore fort built-in 1537 by KempeGowda 1 the founder of Bangalore, located near Kalasipalyam.
- Visvesvaraya Industrial Technological Museum, constituent unit of National Council of Science Museums, established in memory of Bharat Ratna Sir M Visvesvaraya. Venkatappa Art Gallery and Museum, located on the premises of Cubbon Park, opposite UB city, is named after famous artist Sri K Venkatappa. Houses large interesting collections of Coins, besides 2500 years old Halmidi inscription the oldest till date found Kannada literature. Also, the Government Museum, in this complex is one of the oldest in India.
- The Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium contains the Science Park and the Science Centre and Sky Theatre. Sky Theatre includes the use of different visuals such as computer animations, cartoon special-effects, and video clippings.
- Vidhana Soudha & Vikasa Soudha, the seat of the state legislature of Karnataka a magnificent stone building.
- Bangalore Palace located in palace grounds Entry fees Rs. 250 per person.
- Bridge Road, M G road & Commercial Street for shopping activities.
- Iskcon temple contemporary design temple dedicated to Lord Krishna.
- Drive back to the hotel by evening Overnight Stay in Bangalore hotel.
Day 02: Bangalore to Mysore distances 150 km 5-7 hour’s journey via NH 275, Ramanagaram, Channapatna, Maddur, Mandya, Srirangapatna route.
Morning Breakfast before 8 hrs, Checkout from the Hotel and then drive to Mysore en-route visiting sightseeing places like,
- Ramanagaram, the silk city even today it is popular as Ramgarh because of the famous Hindi movie Sholay was shot here. It also houses Ramadevara betta (betta means Hill) which is now India’s only Vulture Sanctuary.
- Channapatna, famous for its Geographical indication tag “Channapatna Toys & Dolls” traditional handmade toys and dolls without the use of Modern chemical colors.
- Srirangapatna, the river island formed by River Kaveri: Ranganathaswamy temple the Adiranga and Srirangam being the antyaranga. Ganjam, a typical local village known for rose flower production and yummy Gulkand made out of it.
- Dariya Daulat Bagh aka Tipu sultan summer Palace via Ganjam with mural paintings still in good shape, and a Royal Garden. Sangama, three rivers namely Kaveri, Kabini, and Hemavathi, rivers confluence.
- Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary is the largest bird sanctuary in Karnataka, on the banks of the Kaveri river. Around 169 exotic birds can be seen here. Of these, the painted stork, Asian openbill stork, common spoonbill, woolly-necked stork, black-headed ibis, lesser whistling duck, Indian shag, stork-billed kingfisher, egret, cormorant, Oriental darter, and heron The great stone plover, river tern, large flock of streak-throated swallows. Mahadevapura bird sanctuary is also nearby if you are Bird watcher you can try this place also. Reach Mysore city check into the hotel after lunch proceeds to Mysore popular tourist spots,
- Amba Vilas Palace, The official residence of Wodeyars. This palace is the most visited tourist spot in India second only to TajMahal. Amba Villas aka Mysore palace is cutting edge masterpiece of building technology, mural paintings, Painting by Raja Ravi Varma, Sandalwood carvings, Thanjavur paintings, Ivory Carvings, Antique pieces, Durbar Hall. Mysore Palace light illumination is on Sundays and all public holidays in the evening. Sound and light programs are arranged on all days between 7 and 7:45, except on Sundays and public holidays. Inside this premises, there are 12 temples namely, Someshvara Temple, Lakshmi Ramana Temple, Shwetha Varaha Swamy Temple, Sri Prasanna Krishna Swami Temple, Sri Bhuvaneshwari Temple, KodiSomeshwaraSwamy Temple, Sri Gayatri Temple, Sri Trineshwara temple and others. some are built-in the 14th Century. The Anthapura another Building beside Mysore palace houses the exclusive collections of Costumes and dress materials of the yesteryears kings and queens; this was built some 600 years ago.
- Mysore zoo, officially the Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Garden houses over 168 species and spread over 157 acres and its near to Mysore palace. Entry fees Rs 40. and by vehicle Rs 120. per person.
- Philomena’s church, Catholic Church built in honor of St. Philomena, Neo-Gothic style constructed in 1936 and very recently renovated.
- Karanji lake,Houses the India’s biggest walk-through aviary (flight cages), Butterfly park, migratory birds like, Sandpipers, The Herons, Asian openbill storks, Brown Shrike, Egrets, Red wattle lapwing, Rose-ringed parakeet, Black Durango, red-whiskered bulbul, Booted Warbler, Sunbirds, Greenish Warbler Paradise, Flycatchers can be seen here. The sarus crane, the tallest of the flying bird can be found here.
- Sand Museum located on the foothills of Chamundi hills, must visit if you are the lover of Sand art.
- Sri Chamundeshwaritemple, As per Adi Guru ShriShankaracharya’sAstadasa Shakti peetaStotram, Chamundi hills is one of the Astadasa Shakti Peeta. one of the seven most sacred hills in South India. This place aka KraunchaPitham in SkandaPurana this place referred to as KraunchaPuri. Sri Mahabaleshwara temple, Originally built in the 8th Century Dedicated to Lord Sri Shiva, winsome architecture of Hoysala, Ganga, Chola, Vijayanagar and other kings. Mahishasura statue, the Statue of Demon by which the current name of Mysore is derived. Nandi statue big bull, Third largest monolithic statue of Nandi in India carved out of Single black granite. Also panoramic view of Mysore City, Mysore palace, Lalitha mahal palace.
- Kukkarahalli lake, Jayachamarajendra Art Gallery, Jaganmohan Palace, Railway Museum and other places can also be covered if time permits.
- KRS dam aka Krishna Raja Sagara is the main source of water for both irrigation and drinking water in Mysore, Mandya and most part of Bangalore City. Construction started in 1924 the Ruler of Mysore Kingdom ShriKrishnarajawodeyar IV and The Chief Engineer and also Diwan of Mysore Sir MokshagundamVisvesvaraya, Together built the Asia’s biggest dam then. September 15th the Birthday of Bharat Ratna Sir M. Visvesvaraya is rightly celebrated as Engineer’s day. Brindavan garden lights up in the evening light and music fountain garden.
- Mysore has many geographical indications,(GI tags) viz., Mysore-silks, ganjifa, Mysore-Banana, Mysore-Sandalwood, Mysore-mallige (Jasmine), Mysore- Agarbathi, and many more items, Scope for some shopping too. late-night drive back to the hotel for an overnight stay in Mysore hotel.
Day 03: Mysore to Coorg which is of 4 to 5 hour’s journey via SH 88, Hunsur, Periyapatna, Kushalnagar en route visiting sightseeing places like:
After breakfast by 9 am, check out from the hotel and drive to Coorg via Hunsur, Kushalnagar on the way to visiting popular sightseeing places, While traveling through Hunsur, Periyapatna you will come across many farm fields, beautiful countryside of Karnataka.
- Bylakuppe( also known as little Tibet of India) due to large Tibetan settlement, popular for many Tibetan Monasteries among them, Namdroling Monastery well known as golden temple, here the 40 feet height Golden statues of Padmasambhava, Buddha and Amitayus are the center of attraction. Also, Educational monastic institutions like Sera Monastery and TashiLhunpo Monastery worths a visit.
- Kaveri nisargadhama river island formed by River Kaveri, you get true deep jungle experience with safety, boating in the river Kaveri, Deer park, Rabbit park, and Elephant ride is possible here. Zipline at additional cost is available here. Kaverinisargadhama some activities may not be available during some season, Entry to River is not possible in the rainy season. Entry fees Rs 10 per adult.
- Dubare Reserve Forest & Elephant Camp the base camp of Dasara Elephants, this place can only be reached by crossing the river by motorboat for a nominal cost of Rs 30. Whitewater rafting is possible here and a price additional depends on the rafting level you choose. a 7 kilometers thrilling white water Rafting Rs 700 per person. Still water rafting Rs 200 per person.
- HarangiDamBackwaters and peaceful scenic place.
- Check in to the hotel in Madikeri.
- Abbey waterfalls, soft trek in the middle of coffee estate Leeds to this winsome waterfall inside a private property.
- Mandalpatti is Misty, Windy, Scenic place offers a 360-degree view of Western Ghats of Somvarpet region but reachable only by 4WD, additional jeep charges (optional). Mandalpatti is the gateway to Pushpagiri wildlife sanctuary and trekkers paradise.
- Raja Gaddige, an enchanting park, the tomb of the Raja of Gaddige is a historic structure.
- By evening drive back to the hotel for an overnight stay in Coorg.
Day 04: Coorg full day sightseeing covering tourist spots like:
Breakfast starts by 8 hrs and then drive to Coorg tourist sports,
- Bhagamandala Triveni Sangam is temple town at three rivers confluence namely Cauvery and its tributaries Kannike and sujyothi. Visit Sri Bhagandeshwara temple also known as Bhagandeshwara Kshetra is a famous Shiva temple.
- Talacauvery, the river Kaveri originates from here, Sri Agastheeswarar temple, Sri Vishnu Temple and very scenic place, panoramic view of Greater Talacauvery National park (entry restricted) and not to forget to climb atop the BrahmagiriBetta ( not to confuse this Brahmagiribetta for Brahmagiri Wildlife Sanctuary) beside Tala Cauvery to get an incredible view of the Western Ghats.
- Inside Madikeri town sightseeing places are, Raja seat located at the heart of Coorg town panoramic view Sahyadri mountain range, toy Train, beautiful garden. Madikeri fort and Palace was built in the 17th century and was restructured. Muddu Raja built the fort initially, the king also built a palace inside the fort aka Jaffarabad built using European architecture. Inside Madikeri fort, Madikeri palace is located and it is now used as Government offices. Omkareshwaratemplededicated to Lord Shiva Temple and idol believed to come from Varanasi and it was construed in gothic and Islamic style of architecture in the year 1820 CE by Lingarajendra II.
- Another option if you like Trekking and Hiking, by completely skipping the above places.
- Nalknad Palace: is often used as a base camp by trekkers. The palace is a two-storied structure.
- Chelavara waterfalls aka Embepare requires trekking a few hundred meters, dangerous to get to the water.
- Tadiandamol is the second highest peak in Karnataka and this peak is an active location for trekkers. also, the itinerary can be customized to visit Mallalli Falls, Pushpagiri Hill trekking, Barapole River rafting, Camping, Brahmagiri Hill trekking, Pushpagiri Wildlife Sanctuary, NishaniMotte trekking, Kumar Parvatha trekking, Nagarhole National Park, Iruppu Falls and IruppuRameshwara temple near Lakshmana tirtha, Brahmagiri hill range.
- Coorg is famous for coffee, spices, honey, and homemade wines some shopping in town and then drive back for Overnight stay in Madikeri Hotel.
Day 05: Coorg to Wayanad 160 km 4-7 hrs approx.
After breakfast by 9:00 hrs drive to Wayanad on the way visiting:
- Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary inside thisMuthanga&Tholpetty two eco-tourism facilities of jeep safari.
- Elephant camp, trekking, bird watching all attract some fees extra.
- Jain temple ancient ruins of a temple near Sulthanbathery also stop for lunch.
- Edakkal Caves – in these caves pictorial writings take you back to Neolithic era back to 6,000 BC.
- Wayanad heritage museum at Ambalavayal.
- Phantom Rock overnight stays hotel/ resort at Wayanad.
Day 06: Wayanad
After breakfast time by 9 am explore sightseeing places of Wayanad:
- Banasura Sagar Dam – the second largest earth dam in Asia.
- Kuruvadweep – Kabini River and islands.
- Pookode Lake –an optional activity here is boating.
- Soochipara Waterfalls- a small trek required to get here.
- Or Chembra peak – Full day trekking to highest peak 2100m ASL in Wayanad.
Day 07: Wayanad back to home.
After breakfast time by 9 am drive back to Bangalore and drop to your desired location in Bangalore. And the tour concludes with happy memories.