This magical journey begins with unspooling the beauty of Hampi with pearly dawn whisked away by the glorious rising of the sun. We will recover for ourselves the splendour of Hampi’s jaw-dropping stark landscape of stunning boulder-strewn hills, lush green valleys, a network of rivers, lakes, and canals. A birders paradise par excellence its environs are home to over 300 species of birds and a variety of other animals.
This tour is all about enjoying and exploring the awe-inspiring landscape of Hampi in fun and engaging ways! This is a tour is for all adventure lovers.
Why you will love itLearn about the unique geology of the boulder hillsExplore hidden relief sculptures on the riverside by navigating through bouldersEnjoy a coracle boat ride over the Tungabhadra riverExplore the rural countryside on mopeds, visit lakes and quaint villages on the way.
What you will experience
Set upon some of the hardest rocky surfaces of the Deccan Plateau, Hampi embraces its other-worldly atmospherics with ancient dignity. It is believed that the rocky expanses here date back to almost 2.5 billion years. Geologically, these rocks are known as ‘Younger Granites’ that stretch over a space of 500 km in length and 20 km width, from the edge of the Deccan Trap in the north to the Ramanagara-Kanakapura area in the south.
Come explore the awe-inspiring landscape of Hampi with us in fun and engaging ways as ride on mopeds, hike up hills and cross the river on coracle boats. And a bonus local food experience.
But first of all, we will get to climb up one of the tallest hills in Hampi for a beautiful sunrise and stunning views. We will navigate the huge boulders to reach hidden relief sculptures on the riverside. A coracle boat ride over the Tungabhadra River awaits us when we are done. Then we are off to wander at leisure through the rural countryside on mopeds, visiting lakes and quaint villages on the way. And yes, then a sumptuous local meal, accompanied by a blow-by-blow recap all those thrilling things you’ve seen and done.