Met on your arrival in Bangalore, South India's garden city and now called the Silicon valley of India, Bangalore a bustling metropolis, is where your South India tour begins and transfer to hotel Villa Pottipati. An old colonial bungalow with huge trees surrounding it, is Bangalore s only heritage style hotel. Overnight in Bangalore.
Breakfast at the hotel followed by a sightseeing tour of Bangalore visiting The Lal bagh botanical gardens, The Bull temple and The Vidhan Sudha. Later depart for Mysore by road (140 kms/3 hrs). This city of palaces, flowers and sandalwood was once the residence of the Maharajas of Mysore. On your arrival in Mysore, check-into the hotel Royal Orchid Metropole. Built by the Maharajah of Mysore for his visiting guests, as far back as 1920, the Royal Orchid Metropole is now grand heritage hotel. Overnight in Mysore.
After breakfast, depart for Coorg by road (100 kms/02 hrs). Coorg, set in a moutaineous part of Karnataka, at an altitude of about 5000 ft above sea level, amidst verdant valleys, thousands of acres of coffee plantations, hardwood forests and plantations growing cloves, pepper and cardamom, is said to be one of the last remaining bastions of the bygone era. On your arrival in Coorg, check-into the Amanvana Spa Resort. Amanvana, meaning peaceful wilderness, is a luxury Spa resort, with only 8 Villas, spread over acres and acres of plantation land, with the Cauvery river running through it. Overnight in Coorg.
After breakfast, depart for Bekal by road (150 kms/04 hrs). Bekal, located in Northern Kerala, is one of the fast developing new destinations on the Kerala tourism map. Bekal s growing popularity is due to the fact, that it has the Arabian sea as well as the Keralan backwaters on it s doorsteps. On your arrival in Bekal, check-into the hotel Vivanta by Taj. One of the newest hotels from the Taj Group, the Vivanta by Taj is a boutique luxury Beach resort, with about 70 Villas spread across 25 acres of beach front. Overnight in Bekal.