Day 01 : Arrive Bangalore
Upon your arrival, receive a warm welcome at Bangalore by our Representative. Transfer to hotel.
Bangalore, the capital of the city Karnataka is a good, brisk and generous city. It is a place to explore the new modern face of India.It’s a city that has also taken care to preserve its green extensionand its colonial-era heritage. Bangalore has got many thriving scenes along with places to soak in sun.
After relax, boost energy to start the expedition for the remainder of the day proceed for sightseeing tour of Bangalore. We head out to the magnificent LalBagh, one of the oldest lake – Ulsoor lake also known as Halsuru lake. Night stay: Bangalore.
Day 02 : Bangalore – Nagarhole (230 Kms, 05 hrs)
Post to breakfast, we head out to the next destination –Nagarhole National Park. Nagarhole is a park with diverse flaura and fauna, scenic lake and extensively scattered jungle. The national park is enclosed within the area of 643 sqkm.
Day 03 : Nagarhole – BR Hills (Biligirirangan Hills) (160 Kms, 04hrs)
Have breakfast and drive to BR Hills - famous hill range. It is a beautiful scenic place for wildlife enthusiasts, to relax and keep away from the busy city life .B R Hills Wildlife Sanctuary is a heaven for a variety of wild animals and birds, making it a 'must-see' for those who love the pristine beauty of wilderness.BR Wildlife Sanctuary is spread over an area of 540 sqkms withunescaped greenery .On arrival, spend the entire day in stalking the wildlife species.
Night stay: B R Hills
Day 04 : B R Hills – Bandipur(100 Kms, 02hrs)
This morning, travel beyond to Bandipur. The Bandipur National Park of Karnataka is a beautiful forest reserve of southern India. This reserve was brought under Project Tiger in 1973 and is extended upto 880 sq km. Natural inhabitants of this forest are majestic Tigers, Elephants, Wilde Boar,Panther etc.with other variety of flaura and fauna.Bird Lovers will experience hundred of species of birds including Woodpeckers, Hornbills, Peafowl etc. On arrival,relax and then proceed for Jungle safari to stock Inhabitants of the sanctuary.
Night stay: Bandipur
Day 05 : Bandipur–Ooty(50 Kms, 02hrs)
Get set and go for a hilly destination – Ooty. Manufacturing of medicines, photographic film, tourism and agriculture are the major factors that are boosting the economy of Ooty. Ooty being called as Queen of hill stations is surrounded by Pine, Eucalyptus trees and tea and coffee plantation is a very common practice followed by people over there. Ooty is a place of Indian bustle with green yards, peaks and Hindu temples.On arrival, check in at the hotel and remainder of the day is free for leisure or explore the town by foot.
Nigh stay: Ooty
Day 06 : Ooty – Munnar(250 Kms, 06hrs)
Have breakfast at the hotel and leave for Munnar. Munnar, 1,600 m above sea level, this hill station was once the summer resort of the erstwhile British Government in South India.The low mountain scenery is magnificent – you’re often up above the clouds watching veils of mist clinging to the mountaintops. Munnar is the largest tea growing region of South. Weather is cold and chilly with temperature dipping below the freezing point in winters. Check – in on arrival. Later visit Tea Garden, Echo Point, enjoy boat ride at Mattupetty Dam. Nigh stay: Munnar.
Day 07 : Munnar
Today after lavish breakfast at hotel visit one of the main attractions near Munnar is the Eravikulam National Park. This park is famous for its endangered inhabitant - the NilgiriTahr. Spread over an area of 97 sq. km., this park is also home to several species of rare butterflies, animals and birds. Later, visit the Old Munnar Town, Town Market, Dairy Farm and famous museums of Munnar.
Night stay : Munnar.
Day 08 : Munnar – Periyar(110 Kms, 04hrs)
Departing Munnar, head straight to Thekkady, location of Periyar National Park.Thekkady being an awe place with spice scented plantations, lake,elongated hills along with wildlife species. This sanctuary is spread over an area of 777 Sq.Kms, surrounded by an artificial lake over an area of 25 Sq.Kms. This place is a treasure of beautiful varied flora and fauna. Get the glimpses of endangerd species like Tiger, Asian Elephants, Deer, Leapordsthrough a boat cruise in the Periyar Lake. Later, visit the famous Mullaperiyar Dam in evening enjoying the breeze and wing rustling through you.
Nigh stay: Periyar.
Day 09 : Periyar –Kumarakom(130 Kms, 04hrs)
This morning, drive to Kumarakom.The village of Kumarakom is a cluster of little islands on the Vembanad Lake and is part of the Kuttanad region.Kumarakom is relaxed and refined, featuring lush flowery landscapes and a multicoloured place of bird species. It is an enchanting backwater destination pleasing to eye with fascinating scenery view. Explore the place with birding experience at Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary and spend the night at luxury houseboat.
Nigh stay: Kumarakom.
Day 10 : Kumarakom – Kochi Airport (60 Kms, 02 hrs)
Timely departure from Kumarakom and driving to Kochi Airport to catch your flight for back home.