A break from the monotonous lifestyle is something that everyone would love to have in life. This one trip involves a continual journey wherein a tourist can get to see many destinations in Karnataka like Bangalore, Mysore, Coorg. Then the journey will continue as you step into Kerala wherein you get to enjoy the natural landscapes of Wayanad, Ooty, Kochi, Alleppey.
For this fantastic tour package, every traveler can enjoy a well-deserved travel break for 13 days and 12 nights in the above-mentioned places. These are some of the most heart-winning places where one can rejuvenate their mind and body. One gets to experience the hill stations, the romantic backwaters in Alleppey, and then don't forget to sip the refreshing flavors of the Coorg coffee straight from the gardens. Each destination is unique in its own way, and that is what you get to build a bond with. On reaching each of these destinations, the variations in language, cultures, and even food will surprise you on how delightfully contrasting India can be.
During this trip, it is just not taking long rides across various places in South India, but it also means that one can gear their memories and knowledge into an era that we would all have read in the historical test books. This trip will rewind back the royal architecture and give a wonderful feel of the royal living styles of the royals during those days.
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1. BANGALORE – GARDEN CITY
When you land at the airport, our representative will there to receive you and from there on, you can enjoy a smooth drive right up to the majestic Nandi Hills. Approximately by 12 pm, we plan to travel and help you reach the next beautiful must-see place- the Bangalore Palace.
Moving on, you can enjoy the aesthetically crafted Cubbon Park and Vidhana Soudha. Then don't miss to visit Commercial Street and Brigade Road. These are energy-packed streets and perfect for those who love to give your eyes a feast on fashion.
Once that is done, let's visit Lal Bagh, and then the famous ISKON Temple pertaining to the time limitations that we have after visiting all the places. The day would come to a satisfying closure once you check into the booked hotel, get refreshed, enjoy some dinner, and have a great night's rest.
2. MYSORE - THE CITY OF PALACE
On the second day, once breakfast is over, you can check out by about 8:30 a.m and drive towards Mysore. While moving, we can visit Srirangapatanam, which holds a lot of historical significance. It was said to be the last battle place of Tipu Sultan and consequently his Crematorium. After this memorable visit, the drive will continue to Mysore, and there you can check-in at the hotel and take some rest.
Later during the evening, we have planned a hike to Chamundi Hills, and finally, proceed to visit Mysore Palace in the evening. Once done, you can get back to the hotel and have some much-needed rest after the dinner arranged at the hotel.
Have your breakfast and then gear on for a breezy journey to the Coffee world of India – Coorg. While traveling, we can stopover to enjoy the sights of Kushal Nagar and also the Buddhist Golden Temple. Having taken the grace of the temple, we can get on the roads to reach Coorg and finally check in to the pre-booked hotel. Once you have refreshed, it would be great to have lazy strolls by the Rajah Seat in Madikeri to enjoy the Sunset View. Then you can get back to the hotel for a nice dinner and much-needed sleep.
4. BAGAMANDALA AND ABBY FALLS
On the fourth day, we will be heading off to visit Bagamandala, Talacauvery. Then as time permits and the weather conditions, we have added a visit to the Abby Falls also. You can get back to the hotel by late evening and take a rest.
5. COORG TO WAYANAD
We can begin our journey right after a delicious breakfast at the hotel. By 8.30 am we will have to get to Wayanad, and this is one ride that you will enjoy through the hilly terrain. During the Monsoon days, you will surely have fun. There will be few stop points like a hotel pitstop at Meenmutty View Point and Waterfalls. Later in the day, you will reach your hotel and check-in to get refreshed.
From the hotel, you can enjoy the soothing view of Banasura Sagar Lake and rest for the evening in your lodging. Then we have included a romantic candlelight dinner followed by Cake and Flower Bed Decoration so that you can enjoy your stay at the hotel.
6. WAYANAD – HILLS LAKES AND WATERFALLS
Once you have had your breakfast, the journey for Day will commence with a breathtaking visit to Banasura Dam. Once you reach the famous Pookodu lake, then you can indulge in some exciting boating activities. Some of the other highlighted places that we would love every tourist to visit would be Soochi Para and then the beautiful Chembra, which is better known as the Heart-Shaped Lake.
By midnight, we hope to help you reach back to your place, enjoy your dinner and get to a soothing sleep time.
7. WAYANAD THE RAIN FOREST OF WESTERN GHATS
On Day 7, have a sumptuous breakfast, and the team will help you head to Tholpetty wildlife sanctuary for a wonderfully exciting Jungle Jeep Safari. Once you reach there, explore the permitted areas, and then head to Kuruva Island. This is a delight for the ones who love to have some adventure and get more close to nature and wildlife.
8. WAYANAD TO OOTY
On Day 8, we will take you to Ooty after you checkout from the hotel in the morning. While moving, take a glimpse of the hills and village life in the area. The roads are great and this ride will give you a first-hand feel of how the roads unwind at the Western Ghats.
By 3 pm, we plan to reach Ooty town and you can check in the hotel and take a rest. By evening, deck up in casuals for a visit to the Botanical Garden. Once you google around, you will find this place is wonderfully beautiful as they have maintained the flora in the most intricate and balanced manner. Having satisfied your visual cravings, we can head back to the lodging, have your dinner and settle for the night at the hotel.
9. OOTY – PYKARA SIGHTSEEING
Once you have had the first meal of the day, we can head off for some adrenaline-driven activities like sightseeing activities, and the first highlight would be the Chocolate Museum. Once you have visited that place, then set your senses in total happiness as you see the Golf Club Outer View, Pine Forest, Tree Park, Kamaraj Sagar Dam, 9th Mile (Film Shooting spot), Pykara Falls, Pykara Dam Outer View and finally you see check out one more place at your own cost- Pykara Boating.
After this exerting trip, head back to the hotel for the night. Enjoy the facilities at the hotel, as you will need to get refreshed for the next set of energy-burning activities that we have hauled up for you.
10. COONOOR SIGHTSEEING
The excitement never ends as after the Day 9 activities, Day 10 will be a level up of your adventure dreams. We have charted out to go to the Coonor Sight Seeing after having the morning meal. That will be followed by Valley View, Sims Park Boating, Tea Garden, Lams Rock Park, and finally to the Dolphin House View Point. This is something young children and young adults would love to enjoy. Once all this is done, by late evening you can retreat to the hotel.
11. OOTY TO KOCHI
Once you have rested well, on Day 11, you need to checkout as we have to continue the journey to Kochi, which is supposedly an eleven-hour drive from Ooty. We can, of course, stopover, so that you can take photographs of the Athirappally waterfalls near Chalakudy. Once you reach Kochi, check into the hotel, you can have dinner and then take a rest.
12. ALLEPPEY HOUSEBOAT
Today, you get to experience the famous backwaters that every tourist would love to wallow in their houseboats. Once breakfast is over, you will have to take an hour's drive to Alleppey. There you will check in to the hotel by 11: 30 am and enjoy the welcome drink. You get to step into the houseboat, enjoy a delicious Kerala Lunch (Vegetarian/Non-Vegetarian), and cruise through the massive Vembanad Lake. The cruise will get over the only sunset and then we can take you back to your hotel, where you need to have dinner and rest for the night. The dinner is special for honeymoon packages, as there will candlelight dinner, cake, flowers, and excellent bed decorations.
13. FINAL DAY
The last day is Day 13, and you can enjoy your breakfast in peace, checkout from the houseboat, and head back to Kochi. Once your reach Kochi, you can still explore many sights like the famous Chinese fishing nets, Santa Cruz Basilica, the well-known Mattanchery Jews Street & Synagogue, then the Folklore Museum, and few famous Shopping malls. Although all this is presently added to our visit list, it will depend totally on the time taken at each place, your customized requirements, and also the travel timings of your next flight or trip. Finally, you can head to the airport or the station to head back home.