Hampi Heritage Trail With Archaeologist

Trip highlights are:

  • Understand the history, scale and importance of Vijayanagar Empire which controlled the entire South India for a period of 250 years
  • Listen to the stories of palaces, temples and stables and how a huge thriving capital city on the banks of Tungabhadra river traded with Portuguese, Mughals and Chinese
  • Witness beautiful sunset and sunrise in the midst of ruins
  • Appreciate the architectural skills and knowledge of our ancestors and immerse in the similarities and differences of different architectural styles
  • And much more.

Description

  • Day 1 Reach Bangalore by day train and catch overnight train to Hospet

Note: Train travel based on ticket availability. Road transport by bus or comfortable 14 seater will be arranged

  • Day 2 Reach Hospet railway station in the morning.Transfer to hotel in cab

Have breakfast and head to the Virupaksha Temple and get astonished by the usage of mathematical concepts in the patterns

Laxmi Narasimha – Badava Linga

Have lunch at Mango Tree Restaurant

Stroll on the streets where Hampi Bazar existed once to take you back to Vijayanagara period.

\Monolithic bull – View the Photo Exhibition

Wake up to the tunes of Bulbuls and sip a Coffee overseeing the flowing stream

Check out interesting architectures like Lotus Mahal, Royal Enclosure and the Queen’s bath

Lunch at Green Catering

Tenali Raman Pavillion – Walk down the Elephant Stable

Step tank

Saasivekaalu Ganesha – Sunset Point at Hemkuta hill temple

Wake up early and reach the Sunrise Point (Matanga  Hill) and head back to hotel for breakfast

Walk around the Stone Chariot, King’s Balance, Vittala Temple

Post lunch, ferry ride to other side of Hampi

Catch the music jam at the sunset point, Anjanahall

Board at Guntakal Railway Station

Reach Chennai with fine memories.

Cost: Rs.6400 Per Adult +actual transport charges as given in exclusions

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Inclusions:

Twin sharing AC stay in Homestay, All meals (veg), Local transport, Curation by Archaeologist and a Travel Manager

Exclusions:

  • Travel to Hampi and return (by Train / Bus / Van) at actuals,
    • Chennai – Bangalore onward Rs.600 (CC) / Rs. 250 (SS)
    • Bangalore – Hampi Rs.675 (3AC) / Rs.250 (SL)
    • Guntakkal to Chennai Rs.725 (3AC) / Rs.275 (SL)
  • Anything not in inclusions.
  • Non-veg food can be ordered wherever possible at extra cost,
  • Any cost related to optional spots / items

Note: Sequence given is indicative. Itinerary is subject to change.