Mysore Dasara Tour
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Arrive at Bangalore
Meet on arrival and transfer to hotel. Depending on the arrival proceed for half-day city tour to ISKCON temple – the Krishna temple is a blend of modern technology and spiritual harmony, Lalbagh – 240 acres of beautifully sculpted gardens, flowers abound, rare collection of tropical and sub-tropical plants, Vidhana Soudha – this massive building houses the State Legislature and the Secretariat, later on return to hotel and overnight.
Bangalore / Nagarahole National Park – Kabini: (220kms / 5hrs)
Morning breakfast, check out and proceed to Nagarahole National Park – Kabini – nestled in the southern fringes of Nagarahole National Park, the Kabini area is a perfect getaway for nature lovers, the breathtaking locale with the tranquil backwaters of the River Kabini presents an ideal setting for a long-awaited vacation. Check in on arrival and proceed for buffet lunch. Safari in the evening. Dinner and overnight.
Nagarahole National Park – Kabini
Morning wake up at 05.45hrs to get ready for safari or boat ride. Return to lodge at around 08.30hrs and proceed for breakfast. Relax or take a walk around the backwater area. Evening safari, dinner and overnight.
Nagarahole National Park – Kabini / Mysore: (80kms/2hrs) -Ayudha Puja Day
Morning after coffee/ tea proceed for Safari, breakfast checkout at 11.00hrs and proceed to Mysore. On arrival check into hotel. Later proceed for sightseeing, visit Maharaja Palace – the palace is a splendid structure in the Indo-Saracenic style, among its many attractions are a magnificent Gold throne displayed during the Dasara celebrations, St. Philomena’s Church – this imposing Gothic structure with beautiful stained glass windows and lofty towers is a must see. Evening-attend rehearsal of Torch Light Parade at Bannimantap. Overnight .
Mysore – Vijayadashami Day
Breakfast, proceed to Maharaja Palace at 11.30hrs to be seated to witness Dasara procession (Carry your sandwich and water bottle). Return to hotel. Evening free. Overnight
Breakfast, full day excursion to Somnathapura – Channakeshava temple – situated in the unobtrusive village, 35km from Mysore, the exquisitely carved, star shaped temple with triple towers is a perfect example of Hoysala architecture. Proceed to Talakadu – situated on the banks of river Cauvery, Vaideshwara temple is completely buried beneath sand dues. The temple comes to life when it is excavated once every 12 years during Panchalinga Darshan. Return to Mysore in the evening and overnight.
Mysore / Bangalore: (140kms/3hrs)
Morning breakfast, check out and proceed to Bangalore enroute visit Srirangapatna, Tippu’s Summer Palace, Mosque and Sriranganatha Temple and later drop to Bangalore Airport to board your flight. Tour Ends.