Goa to Belgaum, Kolhapur & Radhanagari Wildlife Sanctuary (2 Days)
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Product Code : AGORA513
Embark on a captivating journey with the 'Goa to Belgaum, Kolhapur & Radhanagari Wildlife Sanctuary' tour. Begin your adventure in the sun-soaked beaches of Goa, then traverse through the historical treasures of Belgaum. Explore the splendid Kapileshwar Temple, St. Mary's Church, and the ancient Belgaum Fort, showcasing a blend of architectural styles. Your next destination, Kolhapur, unfolds with visits to the revered Mahalakshmi Temple, Bhavani Mandap, New Palace, and Rankala Lake. Conclude your journey with a thrilling jeep safari in Radhanagari Wildlife Sanctuary, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, where you'll encounter diverse wildlife, creating an unforgettable experience of culture, history, and nature.
Day 2: Goa - Radhanagari Wildlife Sanctuary - Kolhapur (260kms)
Your day begins with a departure from the coastal beauty of Goa, setting off on a scenic drive towards the enchanting town of Kolhapur. However, before reaching Kolhapur, you'll enjoy a thrilling jeep safari in the Radhanagari Wildlife Sanctuary, a UNESCO-notified natural World Heritage Site and a haven for biodiversity. Here, you'll have the opportunity to spot a wide range of wildlife, including the majestic Indian bison, elusive leopards, reclusive sloth bears, agile wild boars, and a variety of bird species. Keep an eye out for threatened species of reptiles and amphibians, enhancing your wildlife adventure.
After the safari, you'll continue your journey to Kolhapur, where you'll check in to your hotel. The rest of the day is yours to relax and savor the tranquil surroundings of Kolhapur.
Day 1: Kolhapur - Belgaum - Goa (225kms)
Your exploration begins with a morning visit to the ancient Mahalakshmi Temple, a revered site in Kolhapur known for its historical and spiritual significance. Afterward, you'll have the opportunity to explore the grand Bhavani Mandap, the regal New Palace, and the serene Rankala Lake, all contributing to the rich tapestry of Kolhapur's culture and heritage.
Following your sightseeing adventures in Kolhapur, you'll depart for the town of Belgaum, which boasts its own historical gems. Your stop in Belgaum includes visits to the awe-inspiring Belgaum Fort, the serene Kapileshwar Temple, and the graceful St. Mary's Church. The Belgaum Fort, constructed in 1204 AD, is a testament to the fusion of Chalukyan, Deccan, and Indo-Saracenic architectural styles, and its Mukhamantaapa features an intricate lotus design that is truly captivating.
After exploring Belgaum, your journey concludes as you head back to the coastal haven of Goa, where you'll be safely transported to your hotel. This journey offers a delightful blend of cultural exploration, wildlife encounters, and a rich historical experience.
- Assistance on arrival at airport.
- 1 Nights' accommodation in selected price category hotels.
- 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.
- 1-Time shared Gypsy safari in Radhanagari Wild Life Sanctuary with naturalist.
- Bottled drinking water in car.
- Government taxes.
Hotels used or similar for 1 nights accommodation
Kolhapur x 1 night
3* - Veeksar The Fern/ Citrus Hotel
4* / 5* - Sayaji Hotel/ Nisarg Resort Kolhapur
- Any flight tickets.
- 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.