Gandikota and Belum Caves Tour
Proddatur, Andhra Pradesh, India
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  • Trip introduction

    Embark on this 4-day sightseeing tour and get lost into the cultural and historic wonders of Andhra Pradesh on this Gandikota and Belum Caves Tour. On Day 2 of this tour, you'll be taken to see the majestic Gandikota, and the next day, you'll be taken to explore the Belum Caves. The tour also includes visits to Gandikota Fort, Jama Masjid, Chaar Minar, Madhavaraya and Ranganatha Swamy temple, and Myalavaram Dam.

    Destination

    Located in Andhra Pradesh, Gandikota is an epic geographical creation, often regarded as the Grand Canyon of India. You'll get to see the mighty canyons and its backdrop holding sprawling lush greenery, and the Pennar River cutting through it. The second major visit of the tour is the Belum Caves, which is India's largest and longest cave system. Walking through the caves is a bone-chilling experience, and you'll get to go 150 feet under the ground to the famous Patalaganga River.

    Destination highlights

    • Explore the historic wonders of Andhra Pradesh on this Gandikota and Belum Caves Tour.
    • See the Grand Canyon of India at Gandikota.
    • Go 150 feet under the ground to see the Patalaganga River in Belum Caves.
    • Visit other historic monuments like Gandikota Fort, Jama Masjid, Madhavaraya Temple and Myalavaram Dam.

    Fine print

    Rules on the trip

    Travellers are required to follow instructions of the tour guide while during the Gandikota and Belum caves tour.

    Consumption of alcohol, drugs and tobacco products like cigarettes is strictly prohibited during the tour.

    Travellers are requested to treat the local culture with respect and avoid littering, defacing property and monuments and causing general disturbance.

    Cancellation policy

    For cancellations made more than 30 days prior to the Gandikota and Belum Caves tour: 75% refund.

    For cancellations made 15-30 days prior to the Gandikota and Belum Caves tour: 50% refund.

    For cancellations made 10-15 days prior to the Gandikota and Belum Caves tour: 30% refund.

    For cancellations made less than 10 days prior to the Gandikota and Belum Caves tour: No refund.

    In case of no show: No refund.

    All refunds will be processed after deducting a transaction fee of INR 200 per person. This fee is charged by The Great Next.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    Your train ticket will be arranged by the tour operator. You can board the Chennai Express 11041 from CST at 14:00 hrs, Dadar at 14:12 hrs, Thane at 14:38 hrs, Kalyan at 14:58 hrs, and Pune at 18:00 hrs.

    The tour operator takes utmost care to ensure safety of the travellers and shall not be held responsible for any mishap, accident or loss of life during the trip.

    The tour operator reserves the right to change or cancel the itinerary of this trip due to bad weather conditions or other unforeseen circumstances to ensure maximum safety of travellers and staff.

    Trip details

    Pick up point
    CST Railway Station
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    Drop off point
    CST Railway Station
    Mode of transport
    Train, Chennai Express 11041
    Start point
    Gandikota
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    End point
    Tadipatri
    Time of departure
    02:00 PM
    Time of return
    02:00 PM

    Activity Details

    Swimming Required
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    Instructor/Traveller ratio
    Doctors on call/at location
    Appropriate Age Group
    6+
    Instructor Gender
    NA
    Any activities outside campsite
    NA
  • Day 1 of the Gandikota and Belum Caves Tour: Depart from Mumbai

    Today, you'll board the train that will take you to Andhra Pradesh at 14:00 from CST. During the journey, you'll be aquainted to the tour guide and your fellow travellers. Overnight in the train.

    Day 2 of the Gandikota and Belum Caves Tour: Reach Gandikota and Sightseeing

    You'll arive at Madanur Station by 10:30, where you'll deboard the train and leave for Gandikota. At Gandikota, you'll check in at the hotel and freshen up. In the afternoon, you'll go to explore the Gandikota Fort which is close to the hotel. After that, you'll head to Ranganatha Swany Temple for its gorgeous sunset view, and then return to the hotel in the evening. You'll then head out for a museum tour after dinner. Overnight in hotel.

    Day 3 of the Gandikota and Belum Caves Tour: Sightseeing and Depart for Mumbai

    Today, you'll check-out of the hotel after breakfast and leave for Mylavaram Dam, followed by a visit to Belum Caves. After spending some time at the caves, you'll head to the Bugga Ramalingeshwara Temple. After that, you'll head to Tadipatri station where you'll board the Mumbai Express. Overnight in train.

    Day 4 of the Gandikota and Belum Caves Tour: Arrive in Mumbai

    You can enjoy the scenic train ride in the morning, and bid farewells to your fellow travellers. You'll reach Mumbai by afternoon. Your trip ends here.

    Day 1 - Milestone

    Start point
    Mumbai
    End point
    Mumbai
    Day start time
    02:00 PM

    Day 2 - Milestone

    Start point
    Madanur
    End point
    Gandikota
    Day start time
    07:00 AM

    Day 3 - Milestone

    Start point
    Gandikota
    End point
    Tadipatri
    Day start time
    07:00 AM

    Day 4 - Milestone

    Start point
    Mumbai
    End point
    Mumbai
    Day start time
    07:00 AM
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  • Includes / Excludes

      Includes
    • Train tickets in non-AC sleeper coach from Mumbai to Gandikota and back
    • Accommodation in hotel on triple sharing basis with AC
    • Meals including lunch and dinner on Day 2, and breakfast and lunch on Day 3
    • Local transport for sightseeing
    • Services of an experiecned tour guide
    • All applicable taxes
      Excludes
    • Any meals during the train journey
    • Any personal expenses such as beverages, extra meals, etc.
    • Anything not mentioend in the inclusions

    What to Wear

      What to Wear
    • Comfortable pants and shirt/t-shirt
    • Comfortable shoes
      What not to Wear
    • Expensive gadgets or jewellery

    Equipment / Gear

      We Provide
    • Train tickets from Mumbai to Gandikota and back (non-AC sleeper coach)
    • Accommodation in AC hotel on triple sharing basis
    • Meals including lunch and dinner on Day 2, and breakfast and lunch on Day 3
    • Local transport for sightseeing
      You need to get
    • Government issued ID card
    • Water (2 ltrs)
    • Dry snacks like dry fruits, granola bars, etc.
    • Enerzyl/Glucon D powder
    • Backpack
    • Towel
    • Extra pairs of clothes
    • Cap and sunglasses
    • Raincoat/poncho
    • Perosnal medicines
    • Personal toiletires

    Medical Kit

    • Please carry any prescribed medication and a personal first-aid kit.
  • Day 1 of the Gandikota and Belum Caves Tour: Depart from Mumbai

    Overnight in train.

    Today, you'll board the Chennai Express, departing from CST at 14:00 hours, which will take you to Andhra Pradesh. No meals will be provided during the train journey. Please bring a shawl/blanket, pillow, etc for your overnight journey.

    Day 2 of the Gandikota and Belum Caves Tour: Reach Gandikota and Sightseeing

    Overnight in hotel at Gandikota.

    Today, you'll reach Gandikota by noon. After checking in at the hotel, lunch will be served. Post lunch, you'll head out for sightseeing and return by late evening. Dinner will be provided once you return to the hotel.

    Day 3 of the Gandikota and Belum Caves Tour: Sightseeing and Depart for Mumbai

    Overnight in train.

    Today, you'll begin your day with breakfast before checking out of the hotel. Lunch will be provided at the Belum Caves. In the evening, you'll board the Mumbai Express from Tadipatri railway station.

    Day 4 of the Gandikota and Belum Caves Tour: Arrive in Mumbai

    Your journey ends before nightfall.

    Today, you'll reach Mumbai by 13:30 hrs. No meals will be provided today. Your trip ends here.

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