Karnataka is a state located in south western reaches of India. It was formerly known as Mysore State and is the only state which is bordered by other four south states of India. The word Karnatak is derived from the words karu and nadu which means “elevated land”. This state has many unique things associated with it such as great filter coffee, national parks and sanctuaries, mystical waterfalls and amazing southern Indian delicacies.
Our 6 nights 7 days Hampi Badami and Bijapur Tour starts from the city of Bangalore, which is the capital city of the state of Karnataka. It is a multicultural and multi ethnic city of the state which is widely known as the “Silicon Valley of India” or the “IT Capital of India”. This city is a hub of many social and cultural hangout spots which appeal to many people.
Hampi is a UNESCO World Heritage site which is located on the banks of the Tungabhadra River in east-central Karnataka. Hampi is the most famous place for tourists to go in Karnataka, where they can experience ancient temples and stone monuments overlooking the rice paddy fields. This place has a lot of boulders, where you can go for bouldering and take hikes along the place where you will get to witness the most beautiful sunrise and sunsets.
Bijapur city is known for its historical monuments, diverse culture and ancient Rivers. Bijapur was one of the richest districts in the state of Karnataka. It is famous for the mausoleum, palaces, Ilkal sarees, watchtowers and strong gateways which were built during the Adil Shahi Dynasty.
Badami which was formerly known as Vatapi, is an ancient site located in the Bagalkot district of Karnataka. It is famous for its stone and rock architecture, The structures are made from red sandstone which surrounds Agastya Lake.