It is a great delight to explore the green forests displaying the nature's bounty at its best. Adding the pleasure to it, the wilderness found in park augments the gratification manifolds. Nagarhole National Park is also known as Rajiv Gandhi National Park and boasts rich and exotic assortment of flora and fauna. What can be a better tour idea than to blend this tour to the nature's empyrean with historically and culturally affluent region of Mysore and IT hub and culture baton-holder Bangalore?
This 05 Nights and 06 Days itinerary takes the traveller to a congenial tour to Nagarhole, Bangalore, Srirangapatna and Mysore. The major highlights of this trip are taking a halt at Tipu Sultan's capital at Srirangapatna on the route to Mysore, enjoying city tour of Mysore, wildlife safari at Nagarhole National Park, visiting Cauvery Fishing Camp and guided tours to Botanical Gardens and tea estates in Coonoor. It is a great tour to come across wildlife, culture and ancient architectural brilliance in the same trip.
On arrival at Bangalore railway station/airport, meet our representative who will be there for your welcome and thereafter, to transfer you to your already booked hotel. Check in at the hotel. After lunch, we will proceed for the local sightseeing tour of Bangalore city and visiting its major tourist destinations. Our day tour will include a visit to Bangalore palace, fort, Lalbagh Botanical Garden, etc. After exploring these places we will return back to the hotel for an overnight stay.
Bangalore, also acknowledged as the "IT hub" of India, is quite a charming city to explore. Before the IT boom, the city was referred as the "city of gardens".
In the morning after breakfast, we will drive Mysore also named as the "city of palaces". En-route, we will stop at Srirangapatna, the capital of Tipu Sultan. On arrival in Mysore, check in at your already booked hotel. Afterwards, we will leave to explore the major tourist places Mysore such as the Maharaja's Palace also named as the Amba Vilas Palace, the Chamundi Hill with its Nandi Temple and the colourful flower and vegetable markets. In the evening, return back to the hotel for an overnight stay.
Mysore officially renamed as Mysuru, is the third largest city in Karnataka state of India. The city once served as the capital city of Mysore Princely Kingdom (Kingdom of Mysore) for nearly six centuries, from 1399 until 1947. Situated at the base of the Chamundi Hills about 146 km southwest of the state capital Bangalore, it is one of the beautiful places with abundant natural beauty.
Today, we will drive to the Nagarhole National Park after breakfast in the morning. Nagarhole, also known as Rajiv Gandhi National Park, is home to a variety of animal such as elephant, tiger, leopard, etc. On arrival, check in at your already booked jungle resort and rest for some time. Afterwards, in the evening, we will enjoy a jeep safari or elephant safari in the park. Another option available is that instead of safari, you can visit to the Cauvery Fishing Camp located 85 kms away from Mysore. In the evening, return back to the hotel for a comfortable overnight stay.
After breakfast in the morning, we will leave for the morning safari in the park to have a close watch over the wilds in the woods. We will get an exclusive opportunity to spot birds and animals of various species such as Indian bison or gaur, spotted deer or chital, common wolf snake, Malabar grey hornbill, etc. In the evening, we will return back to the resort for a relaxing overnight stay.
Today after breakfast, we will check out from the jungle resort and drive to Coonoor via Ooty. On arrival, check in at the hotel and leave for the local sightseeing of Coonoor. After exploring the real natural beauty of the place, we will return back to the hotel for a stress free overnight stay.
Coonoor is one of the most beautiful hill stations of South India. It is one of the preferred destinations for a relaxed vacation and nature lover. The place is blessed with many attractions such as botanical gardens, lush green tea estates and the "Dolphin's Nose" peak.
On the last day of our tour, we will have breakfast in the morning and check out from the hotel in Coonoor to return back to Bangalore. On reaching, get direct transferred to the airport/station to catch flight or board train for onward destination.