Chennai - Bangalore - Puttaparthi - Mysore - MumbaiDay 01 / Arrive Chennai
Welcome to India! Arrive Chennai, meet assist by our tour executive at the airport & transfer to hotel. Overnight stay in Chennai hotel.
Day 02 / Chennai/Bangalore (Train)
Early morning, tranfer to the railway station to board train for Bangalore. Arrive Bangalore and transfer to hotel. Overnight stay in Bangalore hotel.
After leisurely breakfast in the hotel proceed for sight seeing tour of Bangalore. Bangalore, known as the "City of Gardens." Popularly known as the "Garden City", Bangalore is situated, 3,000 feet above sea level and has bracing, pleasant climate. It is well known for its botanical garden and colourful markets. You will also visit Lal Bagh Botanical Gardens containing century-old trees, fountains, lotus pools, ornamental fences, and one of the largest collections of rare and exotic tropical plants in India. Afternoon proceed by surface to Puttaparthi. On arrival check-into the Hotel. Overnight stay in Puttaparthi hotel.
Day 04 / Puttaparthi
Puttaparthi Prasanthi nilayam, Abode of highest Pease, the main ashram of Sri Sathya Sai Baba, is in the southwestern corner of Andhra Pradesh at Puttaparthi. Sai baba has a huge following in India and around the globe. He set up this Ashram 40 years ago. He spent most of the year here but some times moves to White fields Ashram near Bangalore or Kodaikanal in Tamil nadu in the hot season. Visitors are allowed to see the devine supreme shri sathya sai baba from Morning 6.30 to 8.00 am and they can witness the prayer with sai baba from 9.30 to 10.30 am. Again Bhajan starts 5.30 pm till 7.00pm. The ashram sponsors numerous services including School, a University, a planetarium, sports grounds and a state-of-the-art hospital that treats patients for free.
Full day is free at leisure to do individual activities.
Day 06 / Puttaparthi - Mysore
Morning after breakfast in the hotel, proceed by surface to Mysore Visiting en-route the 10th century temple Srirangapatanam, The summer palace of Tipu Sultan, The last independent rules in Southern. On arrival check-into the Hotel. Overnight stay in Mysore hotel.
After breakfast in the hotel, proceed for morning tour of Mysore, known for its silk and fine craftsmanship in wood, ivory and sandalwood. Visit the Maharaja's Palace, which is lavishly decorated in a mixture of styles, as well as the Zoological Garden, Mysore Arts and Crafts Centre, and the Chamundi Temple on a hill above the city. Drive to the Brindavan Garden, which is beautiful illuminated at night. Overnight stay in Mysore.
Day 08 / Mysore - Bangalore - Mumbai
Afternoon proceed by surface to Bangalore to connect the flight for Mumbai. On arrival you will be transferred to hotel. In the afternoon, city tour of Mumbai. Visit the exotic and architectural Malabar Hill, Kamala Nehru Park, the Hanging Gardens, Parsi Towers of Silence and proceeds to the city’s splendid Marine Drive to chowpatty beach, the Prince of Wales Museum, Gateway of India , to the Crawford’s market. Overnight stay in Mumbai.
Transfer to the airport to board flight for onward destination/back home.