TALAKAD or TALAKADU was once the flourishing capital of our State [350-1000 CE]. Today its a charming laid-back town with exquisitely carved temples, the Kaveri River and huge sand deposits.

There are more than 30 temples in the town - some in ruins, some buried in the sand. But the five popular temples of the area-Vaidyanatheshwara, Pathaleshwara, Maruleshwara, Arakeshwara - are known for their sculpture. They are also a hub for Shiva devotees.

Myths and legends abound in this region. From the famous Talakadu curse, whirlpools, the many fascinating stories - a linga that changes colors, a deity who heals himself and others who pray to him. The tour is a mix of faith, culture & charming rural landscape.


Tour Inclusions:  Guided tour. Transport, Short eats/breakfast


Tour Exclusions: Entry/Parking/Toll Fees. 


Detailed Itinerary:


Leave Bangalore with a brief stopover for Breakfast


Visit the temples at Talakadu, and drive to eco-farm.


Have an authentic traditional lunch served in plantain leaves and spend time in the river Kaveri


Visit the Mudukuthore hill, villages with silk rearing and head back to Mysore

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  • Start Date: September 29, 2019 06:00:00
  • End Date: September 29, 2019 20:00:00
  • Type: Promotional
  • Location: Bangalore
  • Category: Travel
  • Organizer : Unhurried
  • Address: Vijayanagar Metro Chord Rd, Marenahalli, Stage 2, Vijayanagar, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560040, India

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