The Vijayanagar Kingdom left a lot to observe and wonder at. This tour is based on the ancient sights of Hampi and Badami followed by a stay in Bijapur. The region is dry but has its own charm. With the backing of 24 years of “Anubhav” in our Karnataka. We present to you our most popular tour of this region – “Heritage Karnataka”. We can proudly say that we are pioneers of this tour.
Departure by AC Volvo or AC Sleeper coach from Sion at 9.00 p.m. VRL coaches also leave from Borivali (near Gokul) via Andheri. VRL coaches from Pune leave at 9:30 p.m. & 10:15 p.m.
Arrival in Hubli. After fresh up and breakfast in Hotel Swati proceed to Hospet by Anubhav's own Mini coach. Enroute enjoy the beautiful sunflower and red chilli fields. Check-in in the hotel. Lunch at Hospet. After some rest spend the evening enjoying the garden's of the Tunga Bhadra Dam Area. Dinner and overnight stay in hotel.
After breakfast proceed to Hampi. This day we would explore the ancient temples and ruins of Hampi. After a morning of exploration we would return back for lunch in Hampi and then head back to explore some more of the beautiful rock architectures. Free time in the evening. Overnight in Hospet.
After a leisurely breakfast proceed for the remaining sightseeing of Hampi. Lunch in the hotel and check out and proceed to Badami via Gajendragad. Arrival in Badami late in evening. Overnight stay at Badami.
After breakfast pass through the Jowar, Corn and Sugarcane fields to arrive in the breathtaking ruins of Aihole and Patadkallu. Back to the hotel for lunch. After Lunch, proceed to visit Badami Caves and Shakambari Temple. Back to Hotel late in the evening. Night stay at Badami.
After breakfast proceed to Ilkal village for shopping Ilkal sarees. Visit sangameshwar temple and holy samadhi at Basaveshwar, confluence of three rivers of Krishna, Malaprabha & Ghataprabha at Kudal sangam. Enjoy boating in the river. Post lunch visit the mighty Almatti Dam on the river Krishna and the surrounding beautiful garden Proceed to Bijapur check in the hotel.
After an breakfast visit Ibrahim Roza and Jodghumat. Thereafter have lunch. Post lunch visit Shivagiri and Narsoba Temple after visit bijapur market. Dinner and night stay at Bijapur.
Early morning at 6.30 a.m. proceed to visit the grand and beautiful Gol Gumbaz, where the tomb of Mohammad Adil Shah along with his family lies. The mighty dome is breathtaking where inside even a single whisper is magnified 10 times to produce an amazing echo. After this experience back to the hotel for breakfast. After this visit the Jumma Masjid. After lunch proceed to Solapur in evening at 16.35 pm by BASAVA EXP train. On arrival in Solapur board the 12116 Siddheshwar Express to Mumbai/Pune.