Karnataka Wildlife Safari Tour
Karnataka is not only the historical monuments boasting state with affluent past. It is also a great place to enjoy natural beauty and serenity. With the forested areas like Nagarhole, Bandipur, and Ranganathittu, Karnataka attracts hordes of wildlife and nature lovers from all over the world. These well known reserves boast assorted species of exotic flora and fauna.
This 12 Nights and 13 Days of itinerary to Karnataka Wildlife Tour is an ideal schedule for travellers to get drenched in nature's bounty and explore wilderness. The major highlights of the trip are visiting zoo in Bennarghatta National Park in Bangalore, exploring Mysore Palace, enjoying bird watching in Ranganathittu, carrying out wildlife safari in Nagarhole, Viewing wildlife in Bandipur National Park, and strolling around tea plantations in Ooty.
On arrival at Bangalore airport/railway station, meet our representative who will be there for your welcome and afterward your smooth transfer to your already booked hotel in Bangalore. Check in at the hotel. The rest of the day is free at leisure. During your free time, you can either rest in the hotel or enjoy its modern amenities, else go out for a leisure walk or shopping as per your interest. An overnight stay in the hotel in Bangalore.
In the morning after breakfast, we will leave for the local sightseeing tour of Bangalore. Our tour will comprise of a visit to the famous tourist destinations of the city such as the Botanical Garden, Lal Bagh, Nandi Temple and Vidhan Soudha. After exploring these places, we will return back to the hotel for an overnight stay.
Bangalore - Bennarghatta - Bangalore
After breakfast in the morning, we will leave for a day trip to Bennarghatta National Park. Scattered in around25,000 acres of land, the park is one of the richest zoological and natural reserves. It offers a real nature's delight with a Butterfly Park and Zoo Museum that are must watch among visitors. Enjoy an amazing wildlife safari in the park that can help you in exploring wilds in wood. Later, return back to your hotel in Bangalore.
Bangalore - Mysore
Today we will have breakfast in the morning and thereafter, check out from the hotel to drive to Mysore. Located at foothills of Chamundi Hills, Mysore is the second largest city of Karnataka acknowledged for its architectural wonder. On reaching, check in at the already booked hotel and rest for some time. Afterwards, have lunch in the hotel and leave to visit The Mysore Palace, well known as the Amba Vilas Palace. Later, retun back to the hotel for a night stay.
Mysore - Ranganathittu - Mysore
We will have breakfast in the morning and afterwards, drive to Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary for a day trip. The sanctuary offer habitat to about 170 species of both local and migratory birds and is also acknowledged as Paksi Kashi of Karnataka. Have an ultimate bird watching experience in the sanctuary and later return back to the hotel in Mysore for a relaxing overnight stay.
In the morning after breakfast, we will drive to Nagarhole National Park that turned from private hunting ground of the Wodeyar Dynasty of Mysore to wildlife sanctuary in 1955 and national park in 1988 is an ideal place for wildlife lovers. On reaching, check in at the pre-booked jungle lodge for a comfortable overnight stay.
Enjoy delicious breakfast in the jungle lodge and afterwards leave for morning wildlife safari in the Nagarhole national park. The safari is the best way of exploring wilds in woods. You can see many rare found birds and animals in the park. After enjoying morning safari, return back to the lodge for lunch and relax for some time. Thereafter, get ready for evening safari that will add on to your adventure experience. Later, return back to the lodge for dinner followed by an overnight stay.
After breakfast in the morning, we will drive to Bandipur National park, the former hunting grounds of the Maharaja of Mysore. The park is home to many endangered species of Indian wildlife. On arrival, check in at the already booked lodge. The rest of the day is free at leisure. Enjoy an overnight stay in the lodge.
The day is fixed to explore the Bandipur National park by undertaking a wildlife safari. After breakfast in the morning, we will leave to spot wilds in their nature habitat. Some of the rare found birds and animals species we can spot in the park include muggers, sloth bears, brown fish owls, four-horned antelopes, Indian rock pythons, gray langurs, Indian giant squirrels, crested serpent eagles, etc. Later, we will return back to our lodge for a relaxing overnight stay.
Today after having breakfast in the morning, we will check out from the lodge in Bandipur and to Ooty. On reaching, check in at the already booked hotel and have breakfast. Afterwards, get ready to visit tea plantations, Doddabetta Park and Botanical Garden. Later, be back in the hotel for a comfy overnight stay.
The day is free for leisure or your own activities in Ooty. During your free time, you can visit the other left tourist attractions of Ooty such as Lamb's rock, Ooty lake, Kodanadu's View Point, etc. Later in the evening, you can visit the local market. Take pleasure of a stress free overnight stay in the hotel in Ooty.
After breakfast in the morning, we will leave to visit a tribal village occupied by Todas, a pastoral community. Once reaching the village, you can interact with the locals and observe their daily activities. You can also shop for colourful shawls, hand-woven by the locals. You can also visit their Dairy temple, which is made in a cone shape. After exploring the beautiful village, we will return back to the hotel for an overnight stay.
Ooty-Departure from Coimbatore
On the last day of our tour, we will have breakfast in the hotel and thereafter, get direct transfer to the Coimbatore airport to board the flight for onward destination.
Tour & Services Ends.