11 Days – South India Wildlife & Cultural Tour
|Duration :||10 Nights / 11 Days||Places Covered :||Bangalore - Mysore - Coorg - Nagarhole - Bandipur - Ooty - Conoor - Bangalore|
Tourist Drivers India is culturally known as the real home of the Dravidian’s. Due to the geo-climatic diversity of the Indian sub-continent it fosters and shelters a wide range of wildlife which consists of nearly 350 species of mammals besides 1200 species of birds. Each region has something special to share. Most of the region witnesses the Bengal Tiger and the Asiatic Elephant.
Tourist Drivers India has designed 11 Days South India Wildlife & Culture Tour to explore the wildlife of South India along with culture.
Day 1 : Arrival at Bangalore
On arrival at Bangalore airport our representative will be there to greet you and will take you to the hotel. He will also provide you all the documents and will also brief you regarding the tour programme. Check in at hotel and rest of the day is at leisure.
Bangalore is well known as the city of gardens. It is considered as one of the astonishing city of India due to its amazing park avenues, and exquisite buildings.
In Bangalore Lal bagh garden amazingly exquisite and interesting to visit. Here you will witness much collection of exotic Indian Tropical and Sub- tropical vegetation.
Day 2 : Bangalore Sightseeing
Post breakfast you will head for sightseeing tour where you can visit Lal Bagh, Cabbon Park, Vidhan Soudha, The Bull Temple, Sri Gavi Gangadhareshwara Temple, Ulsoor Lake. Night halt in hotel.
Day 3 : Bangalore – Mysore – Coorg (Kadavu)
Once you are done with your breakfast head for Coorg. On the way you can visit Mysore. Here you can visit Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary which covers an area of 57 acres. This sanctuary is considered as a small island which is situated at the bank of the river Kaveri. People who are bird lovers this place is perfect for them.
In this sanctuary one can witness bird species like egrets, herons and white ibis. The best time to visit this place is during June to October. Then you can drive to Coorg. Once arrive check in at hotel. Night stay at hotel.
Day 4 : Coorg Sightseeing
Early morning finish your breakfast and head for Dubare Forest Reserve. Here you can also participate in feeding and bathing of elephants. Later you can have an elephant ride covering the forest and visiting the nearby waterhole. Overnight stay in hotel.
Day 5 : Coorg (Madikeri)
Post breakfast you have a full day excursion to Cauvery River where you can go for swimming and Mahaseer fishing. There are numerous trees covering the area around the river which in a way make sure fishes get good diet of insects. Even fly anglers gets an opportunity to go for fly fishing.
You can also visit Abbey falls, Madikeri Fort and Nisargadhama which is renowned for its calm and tranquil beauty. The place is considered as perfect picnic spot thus every year numerous people come here to spend time with their family.
Later come back to the hotel and rest of the time is at leisue. Night halt at hotel.
Day 6 : Coorg – Nagarhole
Once you are done with your morning breakfast head for Nagarhole. Once you reach to Nagarhole check in at hotel. This Nagarhole National Park is situated in an area of 247 miles and accommodate amazing wildlife such as large mammals some of them are tiger, wild elephant, gaur, leopard and dhole. Later at the park you can go for afternoon safari.
Day 7 : Nagarhole National Park
Post breakfast you can move for wildlife Safari or you can also go for coracle ride where you can witness hoards of elephants and other animals in their natural surroundings. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 8 : Nagarhole – Bandipur
Once you are done with your morning breakfast you can head for Bandipur. Once you arrive there check in at hotel. After getting freshen up you can head for Bandipur National park where you can enjoy wildlife safari.
The most interesting attraction of the place is the forest as here one can enjoy safari or even can go for trekking to the Nilgiri Mountains. Night stay in jugle resort in Bandipur.
Day 9 : Bandipur – Ooty
Post breakfast you can head for Ooty. Once you arrive to Ooty check in at hotel and after freshen up you can visit places like Lamb’s Rock, Dodabetta Peak, Kodanadu. Dodabetta is considered as the highest point of the district as it is located at a height of 2623 meters.
After visiting the places you will come back to the hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure. Night stay at hotel.
Day 10 : Ooty – Conoor – Ooty
Finish your breakfast in the morning then head for Conoor, you also have an option to take a toy train. There you can visit Sim’s Park, Dolphin’s nose, Laws Falls, Botanical Garden and visit Ooty Lake, where you can have a boat ride along with enjoying fishing.
During evening time you can visit local market. Night stay at hotel.
Day 11 : Ooty – Bangalore (Departure)
After breakfast, check out from the hotel and drive to Bangalore. On arrival, transfer to the International Airport to catching a flight for your desired destination with happy memories.