Cultural Heritage of Hampi Badami - 05 Days / 04 Nights
Hampi was one of the richest and largest cities in the world during its prime. It is located within the ruins of the Vijayanagara Empire. Hampi continues to be an important religious centre, housing the Virupaksha Temple and several other monuments belonging to the old city.Hampi has various notable Hindu temples with some vedanta mythology inside the temples, some of which are still active places of worship. Among the most notable are:
- Achyutaraya Temple
- Chandramauleshwara Temple
Badami cave temples have rock cut halls with three basic features: pillared veranda, columned hall and a sanctum cut out deep into rock.Early experiments in rock cut halls were attempted in Aihole where they built three cave temples, one each in Vedic, Buddhist and Jaina styles. Later they refined their style and cut out four marvellous cave temples at Badami.
Day 1 :Hubli – Hospet
Arrival in Hubli and proceed to Hospet by own Mini coach. En route enjoy the beautiful sunflower and red chilli fields. Check-in in the hotel. After some rest spend the evening enjoying the gardens of the Tungabhadra Dam Area. Dinner and overnight stay.
Day 2 :Hospet – Hampi
After early breakfast proceed to Hampi. This day we would explore the ancient temples and ruins of Hampi. After a morning of exploration we would return back to the hotel for lunch in Hampi. and then head back to explore some more of the beautiful rock architectures. Free time in the evening.Overnight in Hospet.
Day 3 :Hampi – Badami
After a leisurely breakfast proceed for the remaining sightseeing of Hampi. Lunch in the hotel and check out and proceed to BadamiViaGajendragad. Arrival in Badami late in evening.Overnight stay at Badami.
Day 4 :Badami – Ahihole – Pattadkallu – Badami
After breakfast pass through the Jowar, Corn and Sugarcane fields to arrive in the breathtaking ruins of Aihole and Patadkallu. Back to the hotel for lunch. After Lunch, proceed to visit Badami Caves and Shakambari Temple. Back to Hotel late in the evening.Night stay at Badami. (80 kms – 5hrs)
Day 05: Drive to Hospet.
Arrival departure transfer to Railway station End of services.
- All surface transfers & sightseeing by AC Vehicle(Indigo/Swift Dezire) from Hubli to Hubli.
- AC accommodation in 3 star category hotel at Hospet, Badami.
- Toll, parking etc.
- All Government Taxes applicable
- Any meals other than specified above.
- Any sightseeing other than mentioned above.
- Any item of personal nature like mini-bar, portage, tips, laundry, telephone calls etc.
- All entrance fees and excursions not mentioned above.
- Government taxes applicable.
The rates may change accordingly at the peak season mainly during Diwali, New Year & Summer vacations