Tiger, Tusker & Temple - by Train Tour


Duration : 1 Nights / 2 Days

Destination Covered : Bhatkal

Price (Starting From) : On Request


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Tour Detail

Tiger and Tusker Trip:

This is a visit to the Tyavarekoppa rehabilitation center near Shimoga in Karnataka. Along with seeing many tigers, visit to a rogue elephant rehabilitation center at Sakrebyle Elephant Camp is great fun. This followed by spectacular nightly celebrations in the Krishna Temple in Udupi.

Temple:

The glorious history of the temple reveals that demon Ravana threw a piece of the Pranalinga of Gokarna’s Mahabelshwara at this spot. This pilgrim’s and tourist’s paradise alike is rich in Dravidian style sculpture, with the temple having intricate carvings and statues. In addition to the coconut and areca groves, roaring sea in the west and east side towering hills this scenic spot also has the world’s tallest Neekakanta idol at 123 ft tall.

Agumbe Ghat:

Agumbe is a hill station surrounded by rich biodiversity and one of the last surviving lowland rain forests. Agumbe and the adjacent region come alive with many waterfalls, of which Kunchikal Falls, Barkana Falls, Onake Abbi Falls and Jogigundi Falls are frequently visited by travelers. Sunset Point at Agumbe, a high gallery, offers panoramic view of the scenic surrounding countryside and an Eagle’s view of the mesmerizing landscape. Built in 1839 by the British, this view point is just 122 yards from the popular Shimoga beach.

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Murdeshwara Sightseeing

08.30 AM Proceed to Udupi. Breakfast (on the way)

11.30 AM Enroute Murdeshwara sightseeing

01.00 PM Arrival at hotel in Udupi

01.30 PM Lunch at hotel

02.30 PM – 06.00 PM Relax in your room or take a stroll on the beach

06.30 PM Visit to Shri Krishna Temple & Monasteries

08.00 PM Back to hotel

08.30 PM Dinner

Day 2: Depart

05.00 AM Wake up call and bed tea

05.30 AM Leave for the Tiger Reserve

06.30 AM Enroute Agumbe Ghats stopover

07.00 AM Breakfast

07.45 AM Proceed to Elephant Training Camp

09.00 AM Arrival at the Elephant Training Camp

The elephants are sent daily to the forest for their feed and to be in the wild. Guests should reach before 11.00 AM sharp to not miss the washing of elephants. Washing of elephants and ride is optional at Gajanur Wild and Rogue Elephant Training Center.

11.00 AM Proceed to Thavarekhoppa Wild Tiger & Lion Reserve (Rehabilitation Center)

12.30 PM Leave for Goa

01.30 PM Lunch on the way

02.30 PM En-route stop-over at Jog falls

03.45 PM Leave for Goa


Inclusions

  • Hotel
  • Meals
  • Sightseeing