Escape to Backwater & Coffee Estate Tour from Bangalore
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Embark on the "Escape to Backwater & Coffee Estate Tour" from Bangalore, a private journey that takes you to the serene backwaters and lush coffee estates of Southern India. Experience the tranquility of Neeleshwar Hermitage on the pristine Malabar coastline and indulge in Ayurvedic wellness. Cruise through the palm-fringed backwaters on the elegant Lotus houseboat. Explore the beautiful landscapes of Coorg, known for its coffee plantations, waterfalls, and historic sites. Immerse yourself in the natural beauty and cultural heritage of this captivating region.
Day 1: Arrive Bangalore
Upon your arrival at Bangalore airport, you will be greeted by our representative who will assist you with the transfer to your hotel. Check in at The Oberoi, Bengaluru, a luxurious 5-star hotel known for its impeccable service and elegant accommodations. Rest and relax for the day, exploring the hotel's facilities and amenities.
Day 2: Bangalore City Tour
After breakfast at the hotel, embark on a full-day city tour of Bangalore. Visit Lalbagh Botanical Garden, an exquisite garden with a diverse collection of plants and trees. Explore the architectural marvel of Vidhana Soudha, the seat of the state legislature. Admire the grandeur of Bangalore Palace, reminiscent of English castles. Continue to Tipu Sultan's Summer Palace, showcasing the historical charm of the city. Return to The Oberoi, Bengaluru for an overnight stay.
Day 3: Bangalore - Mysore (150kms)
After breakfast, drive to Mysore, en route visiting the Ranganathaswamy Temple in Srirangapatna. Check in at Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel. Mysore. In the afternoon, embark on a city tour of Mysore, including a visit to the magnificent Mysore Palace, known for its intricate craftsmanship. Climb up Chamundi Hill to witness the panoramic view of the city and visit the colorful Devaraja Market. Return to hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 4: Mysore - Neeleshwar Hermitage (225kms)
After breakfast, depart Mysore and drive to Neeleshwar Hermitage in Kasargod. Check in at Neeleshwar Hermitage, a serene and luxurious retreat set amidst coconut groves along the Arabian Sea. Enjoy the barefoot luxury experience and indulge in Ayurvedic treatments and wellness therapies offered by the resort. Spend the day relaxing on the pristine beach and immersing yourself in the tranquil surroundings. Overnight stay at Neeleshwar Hermitage.
Day 5-6: Neeleshwar Hermitage
Spend two full days at Neeleshwar Hermitage, enjoying the blissful ambiance and optional Ayurvedic treatments. Relax on the beach, take leisurely walks along the shore, and rejuvenate your senses with the healing therapies offered at the resort. The tranquil atmosphere and luxurious amenities of Neeleshwar Hermitage provide the perfect setting for complete relaxation and wellness. Overnight stays at Neeleshwar Hermitage.
Day 7: Lotus Backwater Cruise
After breakfast, embark on a memorable backwater cruise aboard the Lotus houseboat. Sail through the picturesque palm-fringed backwaters of Northern Kerala, surrounded by serene landscapes. Enjoy delicious meals prepared onboard and immerse yourself in the beauty of the backwaters. Spend the night on the houseboat, enjoying the tranquil ambiance of the surroundings.
Day 8: Lotus Backwater Cruise - Coorg (130kms)
Disembark from the houseboat and drive to Coorg. Check in at Taj Madikeri Resort & Spa, Coorg, a luxurious 5-star property nestled amidst the scenic beauty of Coorg. Take a walk through the beautiful plantation estates, surrounded by coffee, tea, and spice plantations. Immerse yourself in the aroma and serenity of the surroundings. Enjoy the luxurious amenities and facilities offered by Taj Madikeri Resort & Spa. Overnight stay at the resort.
Day 9: Coorg Sightseeing
After breakfast, explore the enchanting attractions of Coorg. Visit the historic Madikeri Fort, a 17th-century fort known for its fascinating architecture and rich history. Next visit the Namdroling Monastery, also known as the Golden Temple, a significant Buddhist monastery known for its stunning architecture and serene atmosphere. Observe the monks in their daily rituals and take in the spiritual ambiance of the temple. Afterward, you have the option to visit the Dubare Elephant Camp, where you can interact with elephants and learn about their conservation. Return to Taj Madikeri Resort & Spa for an overnight stay.
Day 10: Coorg - Shravanabelagola - Bangalore (260kms)
After breakfast, check out from the hotel and proceed towards Bangalore. En route, make an optional stop to visit Shravanabelagola, a renowned Jain pilgrimage center. Witness the majestic Gomateshwara Statue, a 57-feet tall monolithic sculpture, and explore the ancient temples and heritage sites in the area. Continue your journey to Bangalore and check in at The Oberoi, Bengaluru for an overnight stay.
Day 11: Bangalore - Departure (Flight)
After breakfast, enjoy some leisure time to explore the city on your own. You may visit the famous Bangalore markets for some shopping or indulge in local cuisine at popular restaurants. Later, as per your flight schedule, our representative will transfer you to Bangalore airport for your onward journey, marking the end of your tour.
- Assistance on arrival at airport.
- 10 Nights' accommodation in mentioned hotels or similar.
- Daily breakfast at hotels.
- Private AC car/van for airport transfers, sightseeing, and excursions as per the program.
- English speaking tour guide on sightseeing days (local guide in each city), as per program.
- Monument entrances and activities charges mentioned in the itinerary.
- Bottled drinking water in car.
- Government taxes.
- Any flight tickets.
- Any Ayurvedic treatments charges (optional)
- Camera charges at monuments if any.
- Meals other than mentioned in the inclusions.
- Expenses of personal nature like liquor, laundry, tips, telephone, fax, internet etc.
- Gratuities and optional activities.
- Anything not mentioned in inclusions.