Duration: 16 Days 15 Nights

Description :

The above journey includes visits to the monuments recognized by UNESCO and termed as UNESCO HERITAGE SITES. This is an initiative by United Nations to protect the sites which are architecturally unique and was the part of world Culture and nature conservation. In Mumbai, you will visit Elephanta Caves and Chatrapati Shivaji Terminus. During your journey, you will come across Ajanta Caves in Aurangabad, Aihole and Pattadakal near Badami and group of monuments around Hampi. Moving on You will visit the Helebidu, Somnathpur. Additionally, you will visit some of the cities like Solapur to see unique Temples and a glimpse of culture India. Each city has its Own distinctive feature and culture. Make in India will take you near to the heart of the people to see how the people live, how culturally they are bounded and the Social habits. You will also come across the Metropolitan city of Mumbai and the Tech city of Bangalore. The cities two sides are strongly connected, the modern and The older with traditions.

Day 01:Mumbai
Welcome to the City of dreams – Mumbai. Upon arrival, after clearing Immigration
and Customs, You will be greeted by our Representative. Transfer to Hotel and check-in

Rest of the Day Free
Overnight stay at the Hotel in Mumbai

Day 02: Mumbai – Elephanta Caves and City sightseeing
Breakfast at the Hotel
Morning – Trip starts from the Caves of Rock-cut Temples of Elephanta. Drive to Gateway of India and take a Boat to the Island. Main Cave comprises of large sculpted panels relating to Shiva, and a separate lingam shrine. Visit the famous Trimurti or triple-headed Siva, where the God takes the role of Brahma, the Creator and Vishnu the preserver. Central bust of Siva, its eyes closed in eternal contemplation is the most serene sight.

Afternoon: Visit Gateway of India, visit some of the iconic Gothic style buildings like
Prince of Wales Museum, Victoria Terminus and Bombay Highcourt. Visit Hanging
Gardens and drive through Haji Ali Tomb, Nariman Point and the Beach front area.
Overnight stay at the Hotel in Mumbai

Day 03: Mumbai – AURANGABAD (By Flight)
Breakfast at the Hotel
Transfer to Mumbai Domestic Airport for flight to Aurangabad
After Arrival, you will be transferred to the Hotel
Afternoon: Visit Ellora Caves – A UNESCO World Heritage Monument consist of 34
Monastery and Temples and dates back to 600 and 1000 AD. The Caves are devoted
To Buddhism, Hinduism and Jainism. The most marvellous of all is the stupendous Rocky Temple of Kailash.
Overnight stay at the Hotel in Aurangabad

Day 04: JAURANGABAD – AJANTA CAVES – AURANGABAD
Breakfast at the Hotel
Visit Ajanta Caves, which consist of 24 monasteries and 5 temples, some of which are over 2000 years old, and hewn out of solid rock. The wall paintings and frescoes of these caves have a beautiful flow of line and wealth of color.

Return to Hotel in Aurangabad in the Evening
Overnight stay at the Hotel in Aurangabad

Day 05: AURANGABAD – SOLAPUR (300Km – 06 Hrs)
Breakfast at the Hotel
Leave by Car for Solapur – a district in the South-West region of Maharashtra.

After Arrival, Check-in at the pre-designated Hotel.

AFTERNOON – Visit Siddheshwar Temple, built by a devotee of Shiva. The Temple
Is situated near a beautiful lake and within a complex where lot of Temples exist. Visit the
Fort and see the beautiful Bazaars.
Overnight stay at the Hotel in Solapur

Day 06: SOLAPUR – BIJAPUR (100Km – 02 Hrs)
Breakfast in the Hotel
Leave by Car for Bijapur
After Arrival, Check-in at the Hotel

Afternoon – Visit Gol Gumbaz -tomb of Mohammed Adil Shah. It is the second largest dome ever built, next in size only to (St Peter’s Basilica) in Rome. Visit central chamber, where every sound is echoed seven times. Visit to ”Whispering Gallery” will reveal how even a minute sound is hear clearly. Overnight stay at the Hotel in Bijapur

Day 07: BIJAPUR – BADAMI (130Km – 03 Hrs)
Breakfast in the Hotel
Leave by Car for Badami – (famous for its four cave temples – all hewn out of sand stone on the precipice of a hill).

After Arrival, Check-in at the Hotel
Afternoon: City sightseeing Visit the four Cave Temples – The four cave temples representing the secular nature of the rulers then, with tolerance and a religious following that inclines towards Hinduism, Buddhism and Jainism.
Overnight stay at the Hotel in Badami

Day 08: BADAMI – AIHOLE & PATTADAKAL – BADAMI (155Km – 06 Hrs)
Breakfast in the Hotel
To-day, you will visit Aihole – an ancient and medieval site to see the Buddhism
Jainism and Hinduism monuments. One can see around 100 temples built between
4th & 5th century. Most impressive is Durga Temple – inspired by Buddhist Architecture) Pattadakal – A World Heritage site – Also known for its Group of Temples.
Overnight stay at Hotel in Badami

DAY 09: BADAMI – HOSPET (155Km – 06 Hrs)
After Breakfast at the Hotel,
Leave by Car for Hospet.
You will check-in at the pre-arranged Hotel.
Refresh you self and start for orientation drive of City of Hospet.
Overnight stay at the Hotel in Hospet

DAY 10: HOSPET – HAMPI – HOSPET
Breakfast in the Hotel
Visit HAMPI – as it is popularly known today was the medieval capital of the Hindu empire Vijayanagara. Hampi in the Karnataka state of India is listed as one of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Hampi is charismatic even in its ruined state.

Evening – Return to Hotel
Overnight stay at the Hotel in Hospet.

DAY 11: HOSPET – HASSAN (340 Km – 7 Hrs)
Breakfast at the Hotel
Drive to Hassan – The district, is known for its natural scenic beauty is also a treasure-house of Hoysala architecture and sculpture.

After Arrival, Check-in at the Hotel
Rest of the Day Free for relaxation in the Hotel
Overnight stay at the Hotel in Hassan

Day 12: HASSAN – BELUR, HELEBID – MYSORE (160 Km)
Breakfast at the Hotel
Visit belur and Halebid Temples. Chennskeswara Temple at Belur and Hoysaleswara Temple at Halebid have some of the finest specimens of temple architecture.

Proceed onwards to Mysore
After Arrival, check-in at the Hotel
Rest of the Day FREE
Overnight stay at Hotel in Mysore

Day 13: MYSORE
Breakfast at the Hotel
Morning: Visit Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas Palace). This former residence of Wodeyar Maharaja of Mysore to see the displayed paintings, jewelry, royal costumes & other items. The royal families who ruled Mysore for more than seven centuries! Impressive 3-story granite palace boasts several important halls and chambers under pink marble domes and expansive arches.

AFTERNOON – AT LEISURE
EVENING: Visit Vrindavan Gardens to see the illumination
Overnight stay at Hotel in Mysore

DAY 14: MYSORE – SOMNATHPUR – SRIRANGPATNAM- BANGALORE
Breakfast at the Hotel
Drive to Somnathpur, the site of exquisitely carved temples of 13th century. Proceed to
Srirangpatnam to see the Tomb and Summer Palace of Tipu sultan and eventually proceed to Bangalore.
Overnight stay at Hotel in Bangalore

DAY 15: BANGALORE
Breakfast in the Hotel
City sightseeing of Bangalore, visiting Cubbon Park, Lalbagh, Bull temple, Tata institute of Science, Mysore Arts and Crafts Center and Shopping center.

AFTERNOON: FREE to explore the city of Bangalore and the many pubs and eateries.
Overnight stay at the Hotel in Bangalore

DAY 16: BANGALORE -FLIGHT BACK TO SWEET HOME
Transfer to International Airport