This is a five-day tour to the Heritage Sites in North Karnataka which covers Tungabhadra Dam, Hampi, Banashankari Temple, Pattadakal, Bijapur and Kudala Sangama.
Tour Frequency: This Tour is Every Thursday from October to January.
Timings:- Departure at 10.00 pm on Thursday and Arrival at 6.00 am on Monday.
Fare / Price (in rupees):
SGL:- 3670 / person, DBL:- 2960 / person, TPL:- 2930/ person.
Detailed planned route or journey starts from Bangalore:
10.00 pm Departure from Badami House, Bangalore*
06.00 am Arrival at Karnataka Hotels Hospet
06.00 am – 08.00 am Rest, Bath and Breakfast
09.00 am – 01.30 pm Hampi Sightseeing (Virupaksha Temple, Kadale Kalu Ganesha, Sasive Kalu Ganesha, Krishna Temple, Lakshmi Narasimha, Badavi Linga, Sister Stones, Underground Temple, Mint House, Lotus Mahal, Elephant Stables, Hazara Rama Temple, Palace Area, Mahanavami Dibba, Queen’s Bath)
01.30 pm – 02.30 pm Lunch at Karnataka Hotels Hampi
02.30 pm – 04.00 pm Visit Vijaya Vittala Temple (Stone Chariot), King’s Balance, Purandara Mantapa, Old Bridge Pillars, Vijaya Vittala Temple
05.00 pm – 08.00 pm Visit Tungabhadra Dam Garden & Musical Fountain
09.00 pm Karnataka Hotels T B dam – night halt
06.00 am Departure to Badami
08.00 am – 08.30 am Breakfast at Kushtagi
10.30 am – 11.00 am Visit Banashankari Temple
11.15 am – 12.15 pm Visit Badami Cave Temples
12.30 pm – 01.15 pm Lunch at Karnataka Hotels Badami
01.45 pm – 02.15 pm Visit Mahakuteshwara Temple, Mahakuta
02.45 pm – 03.45 pm Visit Pattadakal Mallikarjuna, Virupaksha & other temples
04.15 pm – 05.00 pm Visit Aihole Durgadagudi & other temples
08.00 pm Arrive at Bijapur & Halt
06.00 am – 08.00 am After breakfast to Bijapur
08.00 am Visit to Gol Gumbaz, Jamia Masjid, Ibrahim Roza, Big Cannon, Upari Burj, Bara Kaman
01.30 pm – 02.15 pm Lunch at Almatti
03.15 pm – 04.15 pm Visit to Kudalasangameshwara Temple & Basavanna Samadi
04.30 pm – 05.00 pm Visit Anubhava Mantapa
08.30 pm – 09.30 pm Dinner at Hospet and departure to Bangalore
06.00 am Tour ends at Badami House, Bangalore
1. All entrance fees, food charges, Guide fees be paid by travelers.
2. Entrance fees for all other country tourists will be charged in US$.
3. For every trip min 12 travelers are required.
Hotels and Restaurants which are used on the tour:
1) Karnataka Hotels Badami.
2) Karnataka Hotels Hampi.
Terms and Conditions:
1. Children above 5 years will be charged full ticket price. No seats allotted for children below 5 years of age.
2. No refund in case if the travelers miss the bus.
3. The postponement journey will be made within 24 hours. Once the journey is postponed or cancellation the trip will not be considered.
4. Senior citizens above 60 years and above will get a discount. They should provide a valid proof document of age at Badami House office.
Before 48 hours 10% deducted.
Before 24 – 47 hours 25% deducted.
Before 24 hours no refund or cancellation.