Travel to the rich architectural legacies of India’s most remarkable empires in this tour.
The vast deccan plateau straddles a core area of central India. Having been the scene of countless battles, it has seen some of India’s most remarkable empires flourish and decline. The rich architectural legacies of these mighty dynasties still remain today and are explored during the course of this tour which travels north-south across the heart of The Deccan.Start the tour through Tipu Sultan’s era, and culminate in the resplendent, Indo-Saracenic City Palace. This tour will simply transport you into the ancient era of India with its amazing art and architecture followed by travelling to Karnataka’s second largest city – Mysore where there is a treasure trove of monuments from ancient India. Continue to the beautiful early Hoysala temples at Belur and Halebid prior. And in the last see the exceptional palaces of Hyderabad’s Nizams before visiting the remains of the great Vijayanagar capital at Hampi.
Bangalore :Bustling city of Bengaluru also known as The Garden City , Enjoy half day tour visiting Lall Bag and architecture of Vidhan Sabha.
Srirangapatnam : On the way to Mysore is Srirangapatnam which boasts the ruins of Tipu Sultan’s summer palace.
Mysore : Visits the city palace and the top of Chaumundi Hill for panoramic views of the city. Stop to see the Nandi Bull. Excursion to the Hoysala Temple at Somnathpur.
Chikmagalur : Visit to the fascinating early Hoysala temples at Belur and nearby Halebid.
Hampi : Hampi is ancient Vijayanagar capital of Hampi. Explore the ruins of Hampi, once one of the largest Hindu empires in the world. Board a private coracle and cross the Tungabhadra River seeing more of the Ruins and aqueducts.
Hyderabad : Visit Hyderabad’s stunning sites, the Charminar, and Mecca Masjid and Salar Jung Museum. Also drive out to the mighty Golconda Fort.
- Package Inclusions
- Package Exclusions
- 9 Nights accommodation on sharing twin room
- Daily breakfast at hotel
- All transfers and tours using air conditioned vehicle with English/ Language speaking escort
- Any internal airfare to Bangalore and from Hyderabad
- This is a suggested itinerary for travelling. Dates, duration and routing may be changed to personalize the tour to the travelers’ preferences and requirements. Please contact Luxe Holidays for further ideas on how to turn your vacation into an unforgettable holiday to India.