Tour to BangaloreUpon arrival you will be met and assisted by our company representative at airport. Later transfer to your hotel at Bangalore, the Silicon Valley and IT Capital of India, Bangalore is a combination of sorts. Popularly known as the Garden City, Bangalore derives its name from 'Bendakaaluroo,' a name fondly given by King Ballala of the Hoysala dynasty. The name went through a number of transformations, before it landed in its present form. This hip cosmopolitan city has grown in leaps and bounds in the last couple of years. However, it has maintained its essence and roots, adapting well to the needs and norms of growth and culture. The pulse of the city can be felt along the up market streets of Mahatma Gandhi Road (M.G.Road), Brigade Road and Commercial Street. Overnight at hotel.
After breakfast at hotel proceed for the half day sight tour of the "Garden City" which covers the Lal Bagh having variety of old Trees, Fountains, Lotus, Pools, Terraces and an assortment of Tropical Herbs and Sub - Tropical Herbs. Also visit the Government Buildings, the Maharaja's Palace and Bull temple. Later drive to Hassan. Upon arrival in Hassan check into your hotel. Rest of the day is free at leisure. Overnight at hotel.
After breakfast visit to the famous Hoysala temples of "Belur and Halebid". The 12th century temples of Belur and Halebid stands the most beautiful for its most beautiful sculptures when compared to any other temples in south India. Typically these temples are squat and star shaped. Its outstanding sculptures all over the walls and pillars states the stories from the old epics of Ramayana, Mahabharatha and Bhagavath Geetha enabling to know of Hindu culture. It also describes the story of the rulers of Karnataka and their interest in dance and music. Later drive to Mysore. Upon arrival in Mysore check into your hotel. Evening is free at leisure. Overnight at hotel.
Bangalore Tour ItinerariesAfter breakfast we proceed for the city tour of Mysore visiting Maharaja's Palace built as recently as 1897, which is one of the biggest in India; St Philomena's Church etc; Sri Jayachamarajendra Art Gallery housed in the Jagmohan Palace, which has a collection of exquisite paintings. Later we visit Devaraj Market - Mysore's landmark, the over a century-old Devaraja Market. The market is the most popular attraction among tourists. The much-photographed piles of colours used for decorating idols, the banana halls, the wonderful array of vegetables and above all the flowers make it one of India's most attractive markets. You can buy jasmine marigolds by the pound and trays full of roses. The garland makers will string flowers while you wait. A real treat for the senses! Overnight at hotel.