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Historical Hampi Tour from Bangalore

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Bangalore Hospet/Hampi
5 Days

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Breakfast Included

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Tour Overview

This meticulously planned itinerary offers two options. Start your adventure with an optional exploration of Bangalore's historical and cultural gems (Day 1). Day 2 unfolds with a journey to Hospet, the gateway to Hampi. En route, explore the majestic Chitradurga Fort.

Day 3 unveils Hampi's architectural wonders - the Virupaksha Temple, intricate carvings, the iconic Stone Chariot, and more. In the evening, witness the captivating light and sound show at the Tungabhadra Dam Garden (subject to operation).

Day 4 features an expedition to Badami, Aihole, and Pattadakal, showcasing the architectural brilliance of Chalukya art. The final day includes a return to Bangalore (optional) and a departure transfer.

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Unveiling Bangalore's Charm
  • Morning: Upon arrival in Bangalore , our representative will warmly welcome you and assist you with a comfortable transfer to your hotel.

  • Afternoon: After freshening up, embark on a delightful city exploration (optional add-on). Witness the historical significance of Tipu Sultan's Palace, the imposing Bull Temple, and the serene Lalbagh Botanical Garden. Marvel at the architectural grandeur of Vidhana Soudha (external view) and delve into the city's heritage at the Museum. Admire the architectural brilliance of Gavi Gangadhareshwara Temple and the ancient Halasuru Someshwara Temple. Conclude the day with a visit to the Shiva Statue at Murugeshpalya.

  • Evening: The evening is free for you to explore the vibrant markets of MG Road and Brigade Road, indulging in a shopping spree or savoring delicious local cuisine.

Day 2: Unveiling Hospet & Chitradurga Fort
  • Morning: After a delicious breakfast, check out from your Bangalore hotel (if included) and embark on a scenic drive towards Hospet, the gateway to Hampi.

  • En Route: Make a captivating stop at the awe-inspiring Chitradurga Fort, also known as Yelu Suttina Kote (Seven Hundred Forts). Explore its intricate passageways, hidden chambers, and breathtaking views from the ramparts.

  • Afternoon: Upon arrival in Hospet, check into your hotel and unwind after the journey.

  • Evening: The evening is free for you to explore the local markets of Hospet, soaking in the vibrant atmosphere and picking up unique souvenirs.

Day 3: Unveiling Hampi's Architectural Marvels
  • Morning: Savor a delightful breakfast and gear up for an exciting exploration of Hampi.

  • Hampi Exploration: Immerse yourself in the grandeur of the Virupaksha Temple, one of the most active religious centers in Hampi. Seek blessings at Kadale Kalu Ganesha and Sasivekalu Ganesha, captivating sculptures dedicated to Lord Ganesha. Explore the Krishna Temple, Lakshmi Narasimha, Badavi Linga, and the intriguing Sister Stones. Delve into the historical significance of the Underground Temple and the Mint House. Marvel at the architectural elegance of the Lotus Mahal, the Elephant Stables, and the Hazara Rama Temple. Explore the royal quarters of the Palace Area and be mesmerized by the Mahanavami Dibba, a unique structure believed to be used for weighing ceremonies. Conclude your day with a visit to the Queen's Bath, a luxurious bathing complex.

  • Afternoon: After a delicious lunch break, continue your exploration with the iconic Vijaya Vittala Temple, famed for its Stone Chariot. Witness the fascinating King's Balance and marvel at the intricate carvings of Purandara Mantapa. Walk across the Old Pillar Bridge, a testament to Hampi's engineering marvels.

  • Evening: As the sun sets, enjoy a mesmerizing display of lights and sounds at the Tungabhadra Dam Garden (subject to operation). Return to Hospet for a relaxing evening, reflecting on the day's discoveries.

Day 4: A Journey Through the "Cradle of Chalukya Art"
  • Morning: After breakfast, embark on a captivating expedition beyond Hampi, venturing into the "Cradle of Chalukya Art."

  • Badami Exploration: Journey to Badami, renowned for its captivating cave temples carved into the sandstone cliffs. Seek blessings at the revered Banashankari Temple before delving into the Badami Cave Temples, each showcasing exquisite carvings and depictions of Hindu deities.

  • Afternoon: After a delicious lunch, continue your exploration towards Mahakuteshwara Temple, a masterpiece of architectural brilliance located in Mahakuta. In Pattadakal, another UNESCO World Heritage Site, witness the architectural evolution of Chalukya art through the Virupaksha Temple, Mallikarjuna Temple, and other monuments. Conclude your exploration with a visit to Aihole, often referred to as the "Cradle of Chalukya Art." Marvel at the intricate carvings and experimentation in various architectural styles evident in the numerous temples here, including the Durgadagudi complex.

  • Evening: Return to Hospet, cherishing the day's exploration of historical wonders.

Day 5: A Fond Farewell
  • Morning: After a hearty breakfast, check out from your Hospet hotel.

  • Departure: Embark on a comfortable journey back to Bangalore. Upon arrival, our representative will ensure a smooth transfer to the airport or railway station for your onward journey, carrying cherished memories of Hampi's grandeur and the rich tapestry of Karnataka's history.

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