The Best of Bidar: A Private Day Tour from Hyderabad
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Product Code : AGORA304
Embark on a private day tour from Hyderabad to discover the rich history and culture of Bidar. With a knowledgeable guide and comfortable transportation, visit the iconic Bidar Fort and explore the magnificent Bahmani Tombs. Marvel at the beautiful architecture of Mahmud Gawan Madarsa and experience the local art form of Bidriware. Finally, visit the serene Narasimha Jhira temple and learn about its religious significance. This tour offers a perfect blend of heritage, architecture, art, and guided exploration in one day.
8:00 AM - Pick up from your hotel in Hyderabad Your private tour guide and driver will pick you up from your hotel in Hyderabad and drive you to Bidar, which is located approximately 150 km away. The drive will take around three hours.
11:00 AM - Arrival at Bidar Fort Upon arrival in Bidar, you'll first visit the Bidar Fort, which is one of the most important historical landmarks in the region. The fort was built in the 15th century and served as the capital of the Bahmani Kingdom. Your guide will take you on a tour of the fort and explain its history and significance. You'll see the various palaces, mosques, and gardens inside the fort and learn about the architecture and culture of the Bahmani Kingdom.
12:30 PM - Visit to Mahmud Gawan Madarsa After visiting the fort, you'll head to the Mahmud Gawan Madarsa, which was built in the 15th century and served as a center of Islamic learning. You'll see the intricate architecture and carvings of the Madarsa and learn about its history and significance.
1:30 PM - Lunch break.
2:30 PM - Visit to Bahmani Tombs After lunch, you'll visit the Bahmani Tombs, which are located about 2 km away from the Bidar Fort. These tombs were built to honor the various rulers of the Bahmani Kingdom and are known for their intricate architecture and carvings. Your guide will take you on a tour of the tombs and explain the history and significance of each one.
3:30 PM - Visit to Narasimha Jhira Next, you'll head to Narasimha Jhira, which is a temple dedicated to Lord Narasimha located in a cave. The temple is situated on the outskirts of Bidar and is known for its natural spring water that flows inside the cave. Your guide will take you on a tour of the temple and explain its significance.
4:30 PM - Visit to Bidriware Manufacturing Unit Bidriware is a unique art form that originated in Bidar and is known for its intricate designs and silver inlay work. You'll visit a Bidriware manufacturing unit and see how the artisans create these beautiful pieces of art. You'll learn about the process of making Bidriware and see the various designs and patterns that are used.
5:30 PM - Departure to Hyderabad After the visit, you'll head back to Hyderabad with your guide and driver, marking the end of the tour.
8:30 PM - Drop-off at your hotel Your driver will drop you off at your hotel in Hyderabad, where you can relax and reflect on your day's experiences.
Private AC car/van for pick up and drop off from/to your hotel.
English speaking local guide, if option selected.
Entrance fees to monuments, if option selected.
Lunch, if option selected.
Bottled water in the car.
Camera charges at monuments.
Gratuities and optional activities.
Anything not mentioned in the inclusions.