from $ 10,638.00
Book Now

Temple Trails & Hill Stations: East to South India Sojourn



21 Nights/ 22 Days

Tour Type

Daily Tour

Group Size

8 people




Embark on an unforgettable journey through India’s diverse landscapes and spiritual heritage with our “Temple Trails & Hill Stations: East to South India Sojourn” tour. Explore ancient temples, vibrant cities, and serene hill stations as you traverse from the cultural heart of the East in Kolkata to the idyllic beaches of Goa in the South. Witness the architectural marvels of Kolkata, the tranquility of Darjeeling and Pelling, the rich history of Hyderabad, and the stunning temples of Hampi, Badami, and Goa. This 22-day adventure offers a blend of spirituality, history, and natural beauty that will leave you with lasting memories.


  • Explore the cultural riches of Kolkata, including Fort William, Victoria Memorial, and Howrah Bridge.
  • Witness the mesmerizing sunrise over Mt. Kangchenjunga from Tiger Hill in Darjeeling.
  • Discover the spiritual essence of Pelling with visits to ancient monasteries like Pemayangtse and Sanga Choeling.
  • Immerse yourself in the beauty of Gangtok and its serene landscapes, from Tsongo Lake to Rumtek Monastery.
  • Uncover the architectural wonders of Aurangabad, including the Ellora Caves and Bibi ka Maqbara, and explore the historic sites of Hyderabad, from Golconda Fort to Charminar.

Bulk discount (by percent)

Bulk diccount adult
# Discount group From adult To adult Value
1 Discount on 2-person group 2 2 44%
2 Discount on 3-person group 3 3 42%
3 Discount on 4-person group 4 4 51%
4 Discount on 5-person group 5 5 49%
5 Discount on 6-person group 6 6 55%
6 Discount on 7-person group 7 7 53%
7 Discount on 8-person group 8 8 58%


Day 1: Arrive Kolkata
Arrival at Kolkata Airport, transfer to the hotel for check-in (standard check-in time is 12 pm). Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 2: Kolkata
Full-day city tour of Kolkata, covering Fort William, Victoria Memorial, Netaji Bhawan, Howrah Bridge, Dakshineswar Kali Temple, and other landmarks. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 3: Kolkata - Bagdogra (Flight)/ Darjeeling (75kms)
Transfer to the airport for a flight to Bagdogra. Upon arrival, transfer to Darjeeling. Rest of the day at leisure to explore The Mall. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 4: Darjeeling
Early morning excursion to Tiger Hill to witness the sunrise over Mt. Kangchenjunga. Visit Ghoom Monastery, Batasia Loop, Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, Zoological Park, Tenzing Rock, Ropeway viewpoint, Tibetans Refugee Center, Happy Valley Tea Garden, and more. Enjoy a toy train ride on the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway. Visit a Tibetan village and monasteries. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 5: Darjeeling - Pelling (72kms)
Drive to Pelling and check-in at the hotel. Visit Pemayangtse Monastery, Rabdentse Ruins, Tashiding Monastery, Sanga Choeling Monastery, and Rimbi Waterfalls. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 6: Pelling - Gangtok (130kms)
Drive to Gangtok via scenic routes. On arrival, check-in at the hotel. Visit Do Drul Chorten, Himalayan Zoological Park, Directorate of Handicraft, Lal Bazaar, and The Mall. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 7: Gangtok
Excursion to Tsongo Lake, followed by visits to Rumtek Monastery, Bakthang Waterfall, Tashi Viewpoint, and Enchey Monastery. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 8: Gangtok - Kalimpong - Bagdogra (60kms)/ Mumbai (Flight)
Drive to Bagdogra and visit Kalimpong en route. Explore Kalimpong's attractions and continue driving to Bagdogra airport for a flight to Mumbai. Overnight at the Mumbai hotel.
Day 9: Mumbai
Morning excursion to Elephanta Caves. Later, explore the city, visiting CST, Prince of Wales Museum, Mani Bhawan, Dhobhi Ghat, and Kala Ghoda Art Precinct. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 10: Mumbai - Aurangabad (Flight)
Transfer to the airport for a flight to Aurangabad. Upon arrival, visit Ellora Caves, Grishneshwar Temple, and Daulatabad Fort. Also, visit Bibi ka Maqbara, Panchakki, and Aurangabad Caves. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 11: Aurangabad - Visit Ajanta Caves (200kms round)
Full-day excursion to Ajanta Caves, a UNESCO World Heritage site known for its Buddhist caves with stunning sculptures and paintings. Return to Aurangabad. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 12: Aurangabad - Hyderabad (Flight)
Transfer to the airport for a flight to Hyderabad. Check-in at the hotel and leisure time. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 13: Hyderabad
Explore Hyderabad's historical sites, including Golconda Fort Complex, Qutubshahi Tombs, Charminar, Mecca Mosque, Salarjung Museum, and Chowmohalla Palace. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 14: Hyderabad - Visit Warangal Unesco World Heritage Sites (300kms round)
Full-day excursion to Warangal to visit the Thousand Pillar Rudreswara Temple, Warangal Fort, Kakatiya Kala Thoranam, and Ramappa Temple. Return to Hyderabad. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 15: Hyderabad - Hampi (flight)
Transfer to the airport for a flight to Vijayanagar (Hampi). Check-in at the hotel and leisure time. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 16: Hampi
Full-day city tour of Hampi, an UNESCO World Heritage site with numerous ruined temple complexes from the Vijayanagara Empire. Explore Hazara Rama Temple, Kings Balance, Mahanavami Dibba, Virupaksha Temple, and more. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 17: Hampi - Lakkundi - Gadag - Badami (150kms)
Drive to Badami via Lakkundi and Gadag. Visit Trikuteshwara Temple, ruined temples in Gadag, Mallikarjuna, Virabhadra, Manikeshwara, and other temples in Lakkundi. Check-in at the hotel in Badami. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 18: Badami, Aihole & Pattadakkal
Excursion to Aihole and Pattadakal to explore historical temples. Return to Badami to visit cave temples, Badami Fort, and Agastya Lake. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 19: Badami - Goa (250kms)
Drive to Goa and check-in at the hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 20: Goa
Explore Old Goa monuments, Basilica of Bom Jesus, St. Cathedral, Church of Our Lady of Miracles, Church of Our Lady of Rosary, and more. Visit Mangueshi Temple, Shanta Durga Temple, Margao, and drive past charming beaches. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 21: Goa
A day at leisure to relax and explore Goa on your own. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 22: Goa - Departure (Flight)
Transfer to the airport for onward departure.


  • Assistance on arrival at airport.
  • 21 Night's accommodation in 5-Star hotels.
  • Daily breakfast and meal as per day plan.
  • Private air-conditioned deluxe car for airport transfer, sightseeing and excursion as per program.
  • English speaking tour guide on sightseeing days (local guide in each city), as per program.
  • Monuments entrances and activities charges mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Bottled drinking water in car.
  • Government taxes.
  • Kolkata - Bagdogra - Mumbai - Aurangabad - Hyderabad - Hampi flight tickets approx ₹25500 per person in economy class.
  • Camera charges at monuments.
  • Expenses of personal nature like liquor, laundry, tips, telephone, fax, internet etc.
  • Gratuities & optional activities.
  • Anything not mentioned in inclusions.

Tour's Location


What is the standard of the hotels on this tour?
5 Star below mentioned hotels or similar
Kolkata - ITC Sonar, a Luxury Collection/ The Lalit Great Eastern
Darjeeling - Mayfair/ Windamere Hotel
Pelling - The Elgin Mount Pandim/ Sinclairs Retreat
Gangtok - Mayfair Spa Resort & Casino/ WelcomHeritage Denzong Regency
Mumbai - Trident Hotel/ ITC Grand Central
Aurangabad - WelcomHotel Rama International/ Lemon Tree Hotel
Hyderabad - ITC Kakatiya, a Luxury Collection/ Trident Hotel
Hampi - Hyatt Place/ Hampi Boulders
Badami - Krishna Heritage
Goa - Alila Diwa Goa/ Radisson Blu Resort


Based on 0 review
0 /5
0 /5
0 /5
0 /5
0 /5
Showing 1 - 0 of 0 in total

Write a review

from $ 10,638.00

You might also like