Description: Hampi is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Karnataka. The city, known for rich cultural heritage and grand, stunning architecture has been nothing but pure bliss for travel junkies and a super fun weekend gateway. Recognized by the UNESCO as the World Heritage Site, Perfectly well placed, tucked away in the ruins of the city of Vijayanagara, Hampi is known to have been one of the richest cities in those days. The place has also once been the pride and capital of the Vijayanagara Empire. The name 'Hampi' comes from 'Pampa', an old name for the River Tungabhadra. Hampi is perfectly perched between the Tungabhadra River on one side and hills towering the city on the other sides. A rich cultural heritage has been preserved, dating 2nd and 3rd Century BC.
Highlights Learn about the ancient Vijayanagara Empire Explore centuries-old temples Visit various cafes of Hampi Coracle ride Beautiful sunrises and sunsets Rustic Guest House Guided tour of Hampi Ruins
Event Date: 30th Aug - 2nd Sept 2019. Category: Backpacking Duration: 2 Days 3 Night Difficulty Level: Medium
05:00 pm Catch a Bus or Train to Hospet from Mumbai. Overnight Journey
Meet our Leaders after reaching Hospet By Bus or Train. Hop on To Local Bus to Reach Hampi & check in to the guest house. Reach Hampi & Spend the Day Hire Scooters/Moped and head out to Sanakpur Lake and go for a coracle ride. Roam around hippie town. Have lunch Explore the other side of the river, soak in the beautiful views ahead out for enjoying in the sunset from the Monkey hill/ temple after a small hike. Move towards the guest house. Have a nice dinner & enjoy the night in Cafe.
Morning call. Have breakfast and get fresh We will move towards the ruins side of Hampi by crossing the Tungabhadra River on a ferry boat. Check-in at a guest house. Get on the bicycle to explore the famous temples of Hampi - Vithala temple, the Famous Chariot, Kings Balance, and around have lunch Continue exploring Hampi ruins on cycles, Queen's bath, Pushkarni, etc. Visit Virupaksha Temple, Krishna temple, old bazaar and explore the local market. Get the bus from Hampi to Hospet and reach Hospet to catch the respective buses or train. Say your goodbyes until next time, GreenWorldExplorers
Back to the mundane city life around 8:00 am latest.
Cost 3999/- Per Person.
Inclusions: 01. Hospet to Hampi traveling 02. Accommodation in Guesthouse 03. Bicycle/rickshaw rent 04. Bike rent on the Hippie side 05. All internal Travelling 06. Ferry Cost 07. Coracle Ride on Sanapur lake 08. Breakfast on all days 09. Entry Fees to Monuments 10. GreenWorld Expertise and Guide charges
Exclusions: 1. Mumbai to Hospet and return We will help you with timing details 2. We are keeping lunch and dinner options open so you can explore local food and cafes 3. Anything other than mentioned in inclusions
Things to Carry: 1. Identity Proof 2. Durable Water bottle 3. Torch 4. Powerbank 5. Cap, Camera 6. Personal care stuff, ORS, medicines which you require usually 7. A Backpack and a day pack
Terms and conditions 1. A planned activity or programs may be canceled or revised depending on the weather or any other unavoidable circumstances 2. Please avoid wearing Gold and other jewelry during any travel 3. No Cancellation or refund after booking 4. Event Tickets cannot be transferred to another date against cancellation. 5. Event Tickets cannot be transferred to another person against cancellation
Mumbai to Hospet 30th Aug
Bus: Name: VRL Travels Time: Starts at Borivali at 5 pm. (Different timing for different pickup locations) Cost: Rs.1200 Onwards
Hospet to Mumbai 01st Sep
Bus: Name: VRL Travels Type: I-Shift Multi Axle Volvo A/C Sleeper (2+1) Time: Starts at Hospet at 6.15 pm Cost: Rs.1200 Onwards
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