Horanadu - Dharmasthala - Kukke Subrahmanya Weekend Tour Package (2N/2D)
Package Name: Horanadu - Dharmasthala - Kukke Subrahmanya Weekend Tour Package
Duration: 02 Nights and 02 Days
Places covered: Kalasa, Horanadu, Sri Rama Kshetra, Dharmasthala, Sauthadka Ganapathi Temple, Kukke Subrahmanya
Transportation: Exclusive A/c Cab
Day 01 : Bangalore – Horanadu (Night Journey)
Depart from Bangalore at Night 09:00 PM overnight drive to Horanadu. (Coffee/Tea break on the way). Reach Horanadu by 6 AM.
Day 02 : Horanadu – Kalasa – Dharmasthala – Southadka – Kukke Subrahmanya
On arrival at Horanadu, check in to the hotel for fresh up and at 6.30 AM visit to Annapoorneshwari Temple, the goddess of Food. Horanadu is a place of enchanting natural landscape in Chikmagalur district, ancient temple of the goddess Annapoorneshwari here has been restored and renamed the Adhishakthyathmaka Shree Annapoorneshwari
. The main deity of Annapoorneshwari is made of gold. It is said that a person who seeks the blessings of Goddess would never have any scarcity for food in life. Offer your prayers to get the divine blessings of Goddess of Food
and at 7.30 AM have breakfast and coffee at temple dining hall. Then proceed to visit Kalaseshwara Temple at Kalasa
- situated in Kalasa on the banks of Bhadra River. The Shiva linga present here has been installed by Sage Agasthya himself along with the silver dome. According to local tradition, Sage Agasthya halted at Kalasa, and saw the wedding Lord Shiva and Parvathi. A Shiva Linga appeared out of his Kalasha, the pot. He built a temple here and installed the Linga in it. Get the divine blessings.
Then drive to Sri Rama Kshetra
, on the banks of river Nethravathi. Then proceed to Sri Kshetra Dharmasthala
, the holy abode for Hindu's. On arrival at Dharmasthala, visit to the Lord Manjunathaswamy Temple
, the main attraction of Dharmasthala and have a darshan of Lord Manjunatha (Shiva) and offer your prayers. Then visit to Rathnagiri
(statue of Bhagawan Bahubali or Gommateshwara), Bidinede
(Annappa) Betta - (Females are not allowed)
. Then proceed to Sauthadka Ganapathi Kshetra
, a place dedicated to Vana Mahaganapathi (without any temple structure)
and it is surrounded by scenic beauty. There is no restriction for worshiping god anytime. Then drive to Kukke Subrahmanya
, a popular religious destination which is surrounded by lush green forest along with hills. It is situated on the banks of the Kumaradhara River. On arrival at Kukke Subrahmanya, check in to the hotel and overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 03 : Kukke Subrahmanya – Bangalore
Morning, visit Kukke Subrahmanya temple
, a temple is famous for religious rituals pertaining to snake god, in the temple. First, visit Kashikatte Ganapathi Temple
, a very ancient and Ganapathi idol installed by sage Narada and Kukke Shree Abhaya Mahaganapathi
, one of the biggest monolithic statues of Ganapathi. It is 21 feet tall and the architecture of the shrine is in Nepali style. Visit Adisubrahmanya Temple
and then main temple and get the diving blessings of Lord Subrahmanya
. After that you can visit other small shrines like Uma Maheshwara Temple, Samputa Narasimha Temple, Hosaligamma and Kukke Lingas
. Check out the hotel and drive to Bangalore. On arrival at Bangalore, you will be transferred to Bangalore and drop at a designated point in Bangalore. Horanadu - Dharmasthala - Kukke Subrahmanya Tour Package ends with the delightful memories and divine blessings.