from/per person Rs 7,500
  • 1 day


Description

We take you on a day's journey to Devanahalli and Nandi Hills, as we retrace the origins and life of Tipu Sultan ('Tippoo Saib' as the British called him).


Inclusions

• Transportation
• Veg Breakfast
• Lunch


Exclusions

• Alcohol
• Any other expenses


Highlights

• With an awe-inspiring scenic beauty that is laced with misty mountains, Nandi Hills is heaven for nature lovers and is one of the closet hill stations to Bangalore.
• In addition to scenic beauty, Nandi Hills is also famous for its historical attractions and temples. One of the famous attraction is Tipu's Summer Palace and Fort
• Tipu's Summer Fort are embellished with beautiful floral motifs.
• The site also holds a painting of the grand throne designed by Tipu Sultan himself.
• A heritage tour that takes one to explore the numerous monuments associated with Tipu Sultan in the old parts of Bengaluru.


Additional Information

Our first stop will be at Devanahalli- Tipu's birth place. We then proceed to the picturesque Devanahalli fort and hear stories of how it changed the fortunes of Haidar Ali, Tipu's father. Driving ahead to the foot hills of Nandi Hills, we discover the lesser-known villages of Nandi and Sultanpete as we explore the beautiful religious structures there and awe at the picturesque views of Nandi Durga. We continue our journey uphill as we enter the Nandi Durga fort and observe the many heritage structures as well as tales associated with them. Here are some of the structures we get to see here: 
- Tipu's summer lodge, 
- Nandi Durga Fort, including one of the last surviving turret/ observatory post of Haidar & Tipu era. 
- Mirza Ismail's kalyani (step-well) & Tipu Sultan's prayer chabootra.
- British-era structures. 


Others

Note: The host will relate history to the heritage monuments and places and construct events based on available published primary sources & eye-witness accounts. The guests will be encouraged to think and form their own opinion about the incidents and reasons leading to major historical events surrounding Tipu Sultan.Note: The host will relate history to the heritage monuments and places and construct events based on available published primary sources & eye-witness accounts. The guests will be encouraged to think and form their own opinion about the incidents and reasons leading to major historical events surrounding Tipu Sultan.


Time: Depart Bengaluru at 7:00 am. Return by 6 pm.


Terms & Conditions

• Some tours require your original passport/ID Proof, we have mentioned this information in the important notes so please ensure that you read the important information, Tripxoxo will not be responsible if you miss any tour where your passport or ID is mandatory.
• Tripxoxo reserves the rights to charge 100% No show charges if guest is not turning up on time for the pick up.
• No refund for partly utilized services.
• Due to any uncontrollable circumstances i.e. (traffic conditions, vehicle breakdowns, delay by other guests, weather circumstances) if the tour gets delayed or cancelled, Tripxoxo will provide alternate options if possible.
• Seating arrangement are done as per the availability & it is decided by Driver or Tour Guide.
• If in any case the guest does not show up on time and our vehicle departs from the pickup location then Tripxoxo will not arrange for alternative transfer & no refund is provided for the missed tour.


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