Hampi | Anegundi | Badami – Aihole – Pattadakal !!
About the Tour :
An echo of a glorious past, Asia’s Largest Lost city Hampi a jewel in the jungle and a UNESCO world heritage destination. Beloved by Backpackers and photographer is Unreal and bewitching, the forlorn ruins of Hampi dot an unearthly landscape that will leave you spellbound the moment you cast your eyes on it. Once the thriving capital of the magnificent Vijayanagar empire still host the remains of astonishing history and Religion. Followed by rusty hues offset by jade-green palm groves, banana plantations and paddy fields of chilled out native of Anegundi And to add we have Badami serving you some large rock cut caves, Aihole with historic temple Complex and finally Pattadakal UNESCO inscribed World Heritage site.
Experience the fantasy of rocks and ruins as Mumbai Travellers backpacking team ride ,pedal and walk you through history, ruins and Cafes like Hippies.
Outing Date : 22nd-25th December 2016
Category : Backpacking India
Duration : 03 Nights / 04 Days
Tour Highlights :
Cafe, Ruins & Temple hopping | Coracle ride | Moped or Bicycle ride | Home-stay & more.
Day 0 : By Bus : 21st December (Wed) Evening 5 pm
Day 1 : Welcome to Hampi
Morning Arrival in Hospet by 10 a.m. Hop on to a local bus and head to Hampi (25 Mins). A local stay arranged for you. Enjoy your Day sightseeing the ancient ruins many of which lie in and around Hampi Bazaar and the nearby riverside area, which also encompasses the city’s most sacred enclave of The architecturally rich Virupaksha temple and ghats. Our Day end with Sunset from Mantanga Hill and Stroll around Tungabhadra River.
Overnight in Hampi
Day 2 : Hampi to Badami (2.5 hours)
Morning take a ride to Badami (approx 130 kms), stopping en route to visit Pattadakal – a World Heritage Site, has 10 major temples representing early Chalukaya architecture. Whilst Aihole, which is known as the “Cradle of Indian Architecture”. Finally Badami, magnificently situated in a canyon, and scattered amongst the surroundings hills famous for is large rock cut caves. Late evening back to Hampi
Overnight in Hampi
Day 3 : Hampi to Anegundi – Gangawati (5km after river crossing )
Morning we cross the river and hire Bikes as we head to Anegudi. Situated in countryside amongst sandstone hills, lakes and peaceful farmlands is Anegundi rather relaxed backpackers heaven. A cozy Home-stay near paddy farm is waiting for you. Enjoy rest of day exploring the green paddy field hamlet at leisure on bikes. Post lunch experience coracle ride & water actives. Evening we visit Pampa Sarovar followed by a small hike (30 min uphill) and end our day with Heavenly sunset over Anjani Parvat (Lord Hanuman Birth Place)
Overnight in Anegundi
Day 4 :
Good Morning ! We are back to Hampi today as our sightseeing marathon continues visiting famous Vithhal Temple, Stone Chariot, Queen’s palace, Durga Temple. Early evening we head back to Hospet. Bus back to Mumbai.
Next Day : By Bus : 26th Dec (Mon) Morning 11 am
Your memorable Backpacking tour ends here.!
This is Guided Backpacking version of Trip. Our Itineraries are carefully put together by our backpacking experts aiming to cover & experience some lesser known must-see offbeat places in India in backpacking style. Our trips are the perfect way to rediscover yourself and socialize yourself with like minded backpackers while you explore the unexplored places in India which are offbeat and general tourist often skip because of the obscure nature of these locales. After all, Columbus wouldn’t be Columbus if he’d stuck to taking the same journey again and again, right? Occasionally backpacking trips might be bit low on leisure but always high on experiences as you enjoy local street food, interact with locals, or sharing a dorm,hostel or home-stay with other fellow travelers at some breathtaking locations across India .
“Life is all about courage and going in to unknowns”
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– This is Backpacking version of trip – Sometimes low on Leisure and But always High on experiences.
Visits, Activities and their order are subject to change for backpacking trip based on the discretion of Mumbai Travellers.
– Trip involves walking,cycling and Moped ride (Shared)
– Rental of bike and bicycle are subject to availability Mumbai travelers try their best to arrange the same. However – – In case of non availability we will arrange alternate mode Local Rickshaw.
1. Daily Breakfast.
2. 03 Nights accommodation in Home-stays or Hotel or similar – Double or Triple sharing
3. All Transfers between Hospet to Hospet
4. Cycle / Moped Rentals provision
5. An experienced backpacking expert & a Friend who will help you take the hassle out of your travel .
6. A coracle ride
7. Guide and & Entry fees
1. Mumbai – Hospet, Hospet – Mumbai by Bus
2. Lunch and dinner (We want you to try out local Cuisines & not restrict to particular restaurant ,cafe)
3. Camera Charges.
4. Personal Expenses
5. Anything other than mentioned Above.
*Free consultation and assistance from packing your backpack to choosing lens for your Camera (pre or post trip extended days)
For booking you need to deposit the advance amount of Rs.5,000/- per person in the following Account:
Balance payment to be cleared 21 days prior to the tour.
NAME : GO TRAVELLISM PVT.LTD.
BANK : ICICI BANK
ACCOUNT : CURRENT AC
AC NO. 623805030086
BRANCH : MULUND (W)
IFSC CODE : ICIC0006238
Cancellation and Refund applicable on whole tour cost:
1. If cancellation done prior to 15 days of outing 75% will be refunded.
2. If done prior to 10 days of outing 50% will be refunded
3. After that no refund will be provided.
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