Day 03: Delhi - Bangalore - Mysore
Early morning connect flight for Bangalore. After breakfast half day sightseeing tour to Bangalore visit Bangalore's botanical gardens before touring the ancient Bull Temple and Tipu Sultan's Palace. Afternoon drive to Mysore. On arrival at Mysore transfer to hotel. Later in the evening visit Brindaban gardens. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 04: Mysore - Nagerhole National Park
After breakfast visit Mysore palace and Museum - built in the Indo-Saracenic style. It's an imposing structure standing the heart of the city and is one of the largest of its kind in India. It was formerly the residence of Wodeyar family. The Palace is a breathtaking sight particularly on Sundays and public holidays when it is illuminated. Later drive to Nagerhole National Park. On arrival transfer to hotel. Enjoy a wildlife viewing on the afternoon jeep safari trip. Overnight at hotel.
Day 05: Nagerhole National Park
Early morning wildlife viewing and bird watching in the park or a Coracle ride on the Kabini River. Enjoy an evening jeep ride or an Elephant ride into the Nagerhole jungle. Overnight at hotel.
Day 08: BR Hills - Bandipur National Park
After early breakfast drive to Bandipur. On arrival at Bandipur transfer to the resort. Afternoon visit inside the wildlife sanctuary in jeeps. Overnight stay at the resort.
Day 10: Bandipur National Park - Ooty
After early breakfast drive to Ooty. On arrival transfer to hotel. Ooty is famous for its rolling hills covered in pine and eucalyptus forests and also for its coffee and tea plantations. We will visit the famous and most beautiful Botanical Garden of Ooty which covers an area over 20 hectares and is planted with more than a thousand varieties of plants, shrubs and trees including orchids, fern and alpine. We will drive further to visit Dodabetta peak, the highest in the Nilgiris. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight stay in the resort.
Day 11: Ooty - Palakkad
After breakfast drive to Palakkad. On arrival transfer to hotel. Later visit Palakkad Fort - The old granite fort situated in the very heart of Palakkad town was built by Hyder Ali of Mysore in 1766. Overnight at hotel.
Day 13: Eravikulam National Park - Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary
After breakfast visit to the park for wildlife and bird watching. Drive to Periyar in the afternoon (3 hrs. drive). Overnight stay in the resort.
Day 17: Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary - Kochi - Onward Destination
After breakfast drive to Kochi. Spend a full day sightseeing tour of Kochi. Visit the Dutch Palace, Jewish Synagogue , Chinese fishing nets, and St. Francis Church . Later in the evening transfer to the airport for onward journey.