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Garden tourism is very famous all over the world, though this tourism is very rare as only a handful tourism companies have this type of tour. In this type of tourism, guests visit botanical gardens, can see the beautiful flowers, lawns etc and some sites offer them to buy from their bazaar – the seeds, plants etc, so overall an interesting tourism for nature lovers.
Tour of Cubbon park, Vidhana Soudha, Nandi’s temple and Lal bagh.
Visit to Srirangapatnam
Visit to Mysore’s city
Tour of Botanical Gardens, Doddabetta Peak, Raj Bhavan.
Arrive Bangalore and you will meet our representative who will be waiting for you at the airport. He will hand over the documents of tour and help you check in at hotel.
Your tour start with the visit of the Bangalore’s city.
Today you will visit Cubbon Park, Nandi’s temple, Lal bagh and Vidhana Soudha.
Cubbon park is a beautiful park located in the center of the city, it was set up in 1870 and that time it was 100 acres but now it spread around the area of 300 acres. It has beautiful flowers, lawns, trees etc. Do visit its aquarium which is a worth seeing. Next stop will be of Lal bagh, built by the Hyder Ali and later Tipu Sultan’s who is the son of the Hyder Ali, completed the built of Lal Bagh . Hyder Ali was the Mysore’s King. Lal means red in English and Bagh means Garden – so it name is derived from the beautiful red roses there, we can say it.
Now we will visit Nandi temple, which is one of the biggest murthi of the Nandi in the world. It is called Bull temple. It is known to be built around 1500 AD. Single stone of Granite was used to made Nandi Bull idol.
Next stop will be visit of Vidhana Soudha. It is a beautiful building made in Neo-Dravdian style and is a must visit place. It is the house of secretariat and legislature of the states.
Your final stop will be visit to the shopping area in Bangalore, here you will find many different varieties of items to buy.
Sandalwood products, handmade articles, ornaments etc are few of the items specialty item here which you can buy.
Today you will go to Mysore enroute visitng Srirangapatnam, which became the capital of Mysore under the reign of Tipu Sultan and Hyder Ali. The temple of Srirangapatnam is built around 894 AD.
Afternoon you will be visit of Mysore’s city. First we will visit the Mysore Palace, this beautifully architected building was the home to the ruler of the Mysore for many centuries. Next stop is to visit of Chamundeshwari Temple. It is called Chamundeshwari temple because this temple is dedicated to “Durga” or “Chamundi” goddess. Later your tour will be of Vrindavan gardens
Evening we will visit Vrindavan gardens which are beautiful garden built by Krishnaraha Wodeyar IV, who was a ruler that time. Watching the fountains at night with decorated colours is a must to see.
We will now go to Ooty today in the morning, which is also called as Queens of Hill stations.
Today we will visit Botanical Gardens, Doddabetta Peak, Raj Bhavan.
Botanical gardens are a feast to eyes having many different varities of tree, plants, nurseries etc. Doddabetta peak is the highest point in the Nilgris. We will also visit Dodabetta Tea Factory where you will get information about the process of tea making, an interesting tour. You can ofcourse, but tea from here after the tour, if you want. Raj Bhavan was built around 1877 and has banqueting hall, reception rooms etc
Today your tour will be of visit to Rose Gardens and Mini Gardens, here you will find many different varieties of rose(hybrid tea roses, black rose, ramblers etc) as the climate here is perfect for the roses to blossom. Remaning day you can visit Ooty on your own and enjoy the beautiful sightseeing of Ooty.
Morning you will be transferred from Ooty to Coimbatore. Coimbatore is the one of the largest city in the Tamil nadu and earlier it was ruled by the Cheras during 1st and 4th centuries AD. It has many museums and art galleries and here, Roman artifacts and coins were unearthed.
Hotel check out time is at 1100 hrs. In time, we will transfer you from Coimbatore to Cochin’s airport to board flight for your onward journey.