Day 1: Arrive Bangalore
Arrive at Bangalore airport and transfer to your hotel. Visit Lal Bagh Botanical Garden, Cubbon Park, Bangalore Fort, Tippu Summer Palace, Bull Temple, Vidhana Soudha & Secretariat. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 2: Bangalore - Mysore (145kms)
Drive to Mysore, visiting Srirangapatna Ranganathaswamy Temple en route. Check in at the hotel and explore Mysore, including Mysore Palace, City Palace, Jaganmohan Palace, Chamundeswari Temple, Nandi Bull Temple, and St. Philomenas Church. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 3: Mysore - Somanathapura - Shravanbela Gola - Hassan (135kms)
Drive to Hassan, visiting Somanathapura Chennakesava Temple and Shravanbelagla Gommateshwara Temple en route. Check in at the hotel in Hassan. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 4: Hassan – Belur – Halebeedu - Sakrebyle Elephant Camp (180kms)
Drive to Sakrebyle Elephant Camp, visiting Chennakeshava Temple in Belur and Hoysaleshwara Temple in Halebidu on the way. Enjoy activities at the camp, including nature walks, visits to the Elephant Crawl, birding, and insights from camp naturalists. Overnight at the camp.
Day 5: Sakrebyle Elephant Camp - Badami (325kms)
Experience morning trekking and interaction with elephants at Shettihalli Wildlife. Learn about elephant care and training at the camp. Overnight at the camp.
Day 6: Badami - Aihole & Patadakkal Sightseeing Tour
Visit Badami Fort, caves, and the lake. Explore Aihole, home to numerous Chalukyan temples, and Pattadakal, known for its Hindu and Jain temple complex. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 7: Badami - Gadag - Lakkundi - Hampi (180kms)
Drive to Hampi via Gadag, where you'll visit Trikuteshwara Temple and some ruined temples. Explore temples in Lakkundi. Arrive in Hampi and check in at the hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 8: Hampi
Discover the UNESCO World Heritage site of Hampi, visiting Hazara Rama Temple, King's Balance, Mahanavami Dibba, Royal Enclosures, Statue of Ugra Narasimha Temple, Virupaksha Temple, Vithala, Lotus Mahal, and more. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 9: Hampi - Bangalore (340kms)
Drive back to Bangalore and check in at the hotel. Overnight at the hotel.