Goa – Karnataka Motor Cycle Tour - 15 Days
Goa & Karnataka Land Of Temples & Beaches
14 Nights – 15 Days
Riding distance : 1200 KMS / 750 MILES. | Best Time : November to February
Tour Dates : 24th December To 07th January / 07th January To 21st January
This has always been a hot favorite for a lot of european and north american riders to escape the severe winter weather in their home countries. This tour covers famous beaches of goa & gokarna, temples and forts in hubli, hampi, chitradurga and hassan. Wildlife of nagarhole national park and the maharaja city of mysore with its bazaars, temples and palaces is another highlight of this tour.
This has always been a hot favorite for a lot of european and north american riders to escape the severe winter weather in their home countries. This tour covers famous beaches of goa & gokarna, temples and forts in hubli, hampi, chitradurga and hassan. Wildlife of nagarhole national park and the maharaja city of mysore with its bazaars, temples and palaces is another highlight of this tour.The southern part of India called South India, covering states of Andhra Pardesh, Karnataka, Kerala and Tamil Nadu. The region of South India also known as Dravida as is used in National Anthem of India. A majority of South Indians speaks Dravidian language: Kannada, Malayalam, Tamil and Telugu. Other languages speaks in South India is English and Hindi. The Culture of South India is very similar to South Asia & Southeast Asia, because many dynastic Kingdom of South India ruled over the South and Southeast Asia. South India is essentially the celebration of the eternal universe through the celebration of the beauty of the body and motherhood which is exemplified through their dance, clothing and sculptures. Rice is the main diet in all over south India, while fish is an integral component of costal south Indian meals.
ARRIVE IN MUMBAI
We will meet you at Mumbai Airport and transfer you to your Hotel. Because fellow group members may be arriving on different flights, we will wait to meet the fellow group members on the next day at the breakfast table and the staff at the dinner table.
MUMBAI – BANGALORE – MYSORE
Today we rise very early to board our flight to Bangalore. On arrival in Bangalore we will be transferred to our Mysore by a mini bus which takes approx. 3 – 4 Hrs. Upon arrival to your Hotel in Mysore.
Post breakfast we’ll hold a briefing to cover safety precautions, touring style, road conditions, and check of personal equipment, with time to select our bikes and become familiar with starting procedures, control layouts and bike handling. Today we have trial ride in and around Mysore the Palace, Temple and Sri Ranganpatnam.
MYSORE – NAGARHOLE(100 KMS / 2 – 3 HRS)
Post breakfast we hit the roads through the side road to Rajiv Gandhi National Park which was a private hunting ground for the erstwhile maharaja of Mysore. Enjoy the Jeep Safari in the national park in the evening.
NAGARHOLE – HASSAN (140 KMS / 4 – 5 HRS)
Post breakfast we drive on the same route till Hunsur and further divert our way through small road to Hassan. We will visit Belur&Halebidu; temples today.
HASSAN – CHITRADURGA (186 KMS / 5 – 6 HRS)
Post breakfast we continue our journey to Chitradurga, Famous for the Chitradurga Fort is renowned for its KallinaKote / Ukinnakote / YeluSuttinakote which was built in parts by the Palegar Veer “MadakariNayaka”
CHITRADURGA – HAMPI (160 KMS / 4 – 5 HRS)
Today we will ride to the world famous ruins of Hampi”If dreams were made out of stone, it would be Hampi” The fascinating ruins of the 15th-century city of Vijayanagar, near the village of Hampi, are set in an extraordinary landscape of giant granite boulders, lush paddies and banana plantations. The clock seems to have stopped at this World Heritage site, and you can spend a surprisingly large amount of time gazing at the weirdly balanced rocks, wondering how millions of years of erosion could achieve such formations.Given its magical atmosphere, Hampi is a major pit stop on the traveller circuit. The ruins cover a wide area, but it’s possible to see the main sites in a day or two.
Visit the1,000 ruins, magic temples and boulders
HAMPI – HUBLI (170 KMS / 5 – 6 HRS)
Post breakfast we will start our ride towards the west coast of India. Arriving Hubli by lunch time.Evening visit the Temple.
HUBLI – GOKARNA (150 KMS / 4 – 5 HRS)
Today we ride to Gokarna village, small holy village on the west coast famous for Hindu pilgrims and not much for the tourist. You will be very happy to see clean and clear beach of India.
GOKARNA – GOA (150 KMS / 4 – 5 HRS)
Today we ride on the western coastal road through Karwar city to Goa, the famous tourist spot all over the world. The palm trees dot the white beaches and a nice sea breeze keeps you cool through the entire ride to Goa.
Last day of our riding, today we visit the famous beaches & churches of Goa.
GOA – MUMBAI
Post breakfast transfer to airport to board the flight to Mumbai. On arrival in Mumbai transfer to your hotel.
Day tour in Mumbai by mini bus.
Transfer to the Airport to board the flight back home.