Day 1: Hubli - Hampi (180kms)
Upon your early morning arrival at Hubli airport, our team will greet you and facilitate your transfer to the enchanting city of Hampi. Along the way, we will make stops at the historic temples and ruins in Gadag and Lakkundi, providing you with an insight into the rich heritage of the region. Once we reach Hampi, you'll check in at your comfortable hotel and have the evening at your leisure to relax. Overnight stay in Hampi.
Day 2: Hampi
After enjoying a delicious breakfast at the hotel, your day will be filled with exploration. Hampi, a UNESCO World Heritage site, is a treasure trove of historical and architectural wonders. You will visit renowned sites such as the Hazara Rama Temple, the regal Mahanavami Dibba, the awe-inspiring Virupaksha Temple, and much more. The Vithala Temple Complex, Lotus Mahal, and the ASI Museum will also captivate you with their grandeur and historical significance. After a day filled with exploration, return to your hotel in Hampi for a comfortable overnight stay.
Day 3: Hampi - Badami (140kms)
Following a hearty breakfast, we will set out on a picturesque drive to Badami. Upon arrival, you'll check in at your hotel in Badami. The afternoon will be dedicated to exploring Badami's remarkable cave temples, the imposing Badami Fort, and the serene Agastya Lake. These ancient wonders will transport you back in time, allowing you to absorb the rich history of the region. After a day of historical immersion, return to your hotel in Badami for a restful night.
Day 4: Badami
Today's adventure begins with an excursion to Aihole, a historical site renowned for its collection of over 125 exquisite Chalukyan temples and monuments dating from the 6th to the 12th century. Pattadakal, another gem in the region, will also be on the agenda. This complex is a treasure trove of Hindu and Jain temples, showcasing the architectural brilliance of the 7th and 8th centuries. Upon returning to Badami, you will have the opportunity to further explore the cave temples, Badami Fort, and the tranquil Agastya Lake. A fulfilling day concludes with an overnight stay in Badami.
Day 5: Badami - Anshi National Park (225kms)
After breakfast, we will embark on a picturesque drive to Anshi National Park, also known as the Kali Tiger Reserve. Upon arrival, you'll check in at a comfortable resort. The park's lush landscapes and wildlife await you on a thrilling jeep safari amid the majestic Western Ghats. You'll have the chance to spot diverse species of wild animals, endemic birds, herbs, shrubs, and reptiles while overlooking the Kali River. After an exhilarating day, enjoy a peaceful evening at the resort, complete with a delicious dinner.
Day 6: Anshi National Park - Goa (140kms)
The day begins with a morning jeep safari in Anshi National Park, followed by an optional white water rafting adventure, where you can tackle up to grade 3 rapids on the gushing Kali River. After these exciting activities, we will drive you to the stunning coastal paradise of Goa. Upon arrival, you'll check in at your beachside hotel and have the evening to unwind and relax. Overnight in Goa.
Day 7: Goa
Today's journey takes you through the historical wonders of Old Goa, where you'll explore the iconic Basilica of Bom Jesus, the majestic St. Cathedral, the Church of Our Lady of Miracles, the Church of Our Lady of Rosary, and the Nunnery of St. Monica. You'll also visit the impressive Aguada Fort and the Portuguese lighthouse. In South Goa, you'll explore the Mangueshi Temple, the Shanta Durga Temple, and the vibrant town of Margao. As you drive along the picturesque coastline, you'll pass charming beaches such as Calangute, Dona Paula, Miramar, and Baga Beach. An eventful day in Goa concludes with an overnight stay at your hotel.
Day 8: Goa
This day is yours to enjoy at your own pace. Whether you prefer lounging on the beach, indulging in water sports, or exploring the vibrant markets and local culture, you have the freedom to choose your activities. It's a day of leisure and relaxation in this tropical paradise. Overnight in Goa.
Day 9: Goa - Departure
After a final breakfast in Goa, it's time to check out from your hotel. We will assist you in transferring to the airport for your onward flight, marking the end of your unforgettable journey through history, wildlife, and the beautiful beaches of South India.