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Travel Buffs: Hampi – Badami Backpacking tour

July 25 @ 8:00 am - July 28 @ 8:00 pm UTC+5.5


Activities:    Backpacking Tour, Photography
Region:        Hampi & Badami
Duration:    3 Nights/ 4 Days
Cost:             ₹ 9,000/-

The quaint ruins of Hampi spell bounds visitors through its magnificent architectural beauty. Once the capital of mighty Vijaynagara Empire which controlled almost southern India. A perfect place to escapade tour to a medieval kingdom, architectural marvels & ancient temples.
Hampi, UNESCO world heritage site, spread across a vast area along river Tungabhadra offers bewitching experience to wanderers. The golden era remnants of Vijayanagara Empire on the backdrop of huge boulders, rusty mountains with lush green plantations & paddy fields offers unique landscapes.
Besides this Anegundi typical village (other side of Hampi), Aihole & famous Badami for its rock cut caves.

Cafes in Hampi, Anegundi and Badami
Ruins & Temple hopping
Coracle ride
Home-stay & more.

Day 0 : Initiate journey with bus ride at 05:00 pm (Bus Booking By your Self)

VRL Travels : 05:00 PM Departure from Mumbai and 09:00 AM Arrival at Hospet I-Shift Multi-Axle VOLVO A/c Sleeper-Coach

Day 1 : Arrival in Hampi
Will reach Hospet around 10 a.m. Hop on to a local bus and leave to Hampi (25 Mins). A local stay arranged for you. Spend the Day enjoying sightseeing of the medieval ruins in and around Hampi Bazaar and the nearby riverside area. Also visit most sacred enclave of the intricately designed Virupaksha temple and ghats. Day will end at Mantanga Hill watching a stunning Sunset then Stroll around Tungabhadra River. Overnight in Hampi

Day 2 : Hampi to Badami (2.5 hours)
Morning will head to Badami (approx 130 kms). Visit en route to Pattadakal a World Heritage Site of 7th – 8th Century consists 10 major temples of early Chalukaya architecture. Whilst Aihole, known as “Cradle of Indian Architecture”, famous for rare apsidal Durga temple. Badami, beautiful location amidst a canyon, and scattered amongst the surroundings hills famous for is large rock cut caves. Back to Hampi by late evening.
Overnight in Hampi

Day 3 : Hampi to Anegundi – Gangawati (5km after river crossing )
Morning go across the river and head to Anegudi. A countryside location amidst sandstone hills, lakes and plantations Anegundi is rather calm, relaxed backpackers haven. A cozy Home-stay adjacent to rice field awaits you. Enjoy rest of day exploring the green paddy field hamlet. Post lunch experience coracle ride & water activities. Evening visit Pampa Sarovar followed by a small hike (30 min uphill) and spend evening witnessing tranquil sunset lights over Anjani Parvat (Lord Hanuman Birth Place)
Overnight in Anegundi

Day 4 :
Good Morning ! We will be back to Hampi & exploration continues visiting famous Vithhal Temple, Stone Chariot, Queens palace, Durga Temple. Early evening we head back to Hospet. Board the Bus for to Mumbai.
Tour concludes with beautiful memories.
Next Day : Reach Mumbai by Morning.

A guided kind of backpacking tour. We designed itineraries cautiously with simple focus of extending major as well offbeat places to experience a true spirit of backpacker.
Best ways to explore the offbeat places skipped by normal traveler which are obscure in nature. The tours well meant to rediscover self & mingle with like minded persons.
Backpacking trips may sometime a bit low in leisure but always high in experience, as one savours local & street food, interact with locals, sharing home stays/ hotels/ dormitory with other companions.
As the tag line goes Wander often Wonder Always,

This is Backpacking version of trip – Sometimes low on Leisure and But always High on experiences.
Visits, Activities and their order are subject to change for backpacking trip based on the discretion of Travel Buffs.

✔️ 03 Nights accommodation in Home-stays or Hotel or similar – Tripple sharing
✔️ Pickup & drop from Hospet
✔️ 2 days Hampi sightseeing in Auto Rickshaw
✔️ Hampi to Badami (Aihole & Pattadakal) full day vehicle
✔️ Coracle ride
✔️ Guide for 2 days Hampi tour
✔️ Breakfast while stay at Hampi & Anegudi
✔️ Travel Buffs Charges

❌ Mumbai – Hospet, Hospet – Mumbai by Bus
❌ Lunch and dinner (We want you to try out local Cuisines & not restricted to particular restaurant, cafe) There are lots of Cafes & local restaurants.
❌ Meals during travel.
❌ Entry fees at Monuments/ temples & Camera Charges
❌ Guide at Badami, Aihole & Pattadakal.
❌ Personal Expenses viz. bottled water, cold drinks, laundry, tips, etc.
❌ Anything other than mentioned Above.

01) Govt. approved Id proof Compulsory ( NO Pan Card)
02) Beachwear in case you decide to swim or enjoy water sports.
03) Personal Clothing for tour, Towel/ Pancha, socks, etc.
04) Windcheater/ Raincoat
05) Water Bottles at least 2 lit.
06) Torch with spare batteries, Power banks, Charger etc.
07) Toiletry kit (Wet wipes, Toothbrush, Toothpaste, Hand Sanitizer, soap, Moisturiser, Sun-screen, etc.)
08) Mosquito Repellent
09) Sunglasses, Cap etc.
10) Good trekking Shoes (preferably Action trekking shoes) & floaters
11) Camera, batteries & memory cards – Optional
12) Medicines those you require usually, with your doctor’s consultation.
13) A Backpack to keep all things and a day bag to hold essentials during sightseeing..
Extra Polythene Bags (To segregate used/ unused garments, wet/ dry clothing)

By registering or joining any of the program organised by Travel Buffs, you acknowledge that you have read, understood & agreed to the following terms & conditions.
► Leaders’ decision shall be final & abiding to all, till completion of the trek/ programme.
► Smoking, Chewing tobacco & consumption of Alcohol is strictly not allowed on the trek/ programme.
► Everyone is expected to follow safety protocols defined by the leaders.
► Polluting trek route/ camp site is strictly prohibited. Strictly no littering throughout the event/ trek.
► You acknowledge that the photographs taken during the activity which can be used for publicity purpose. You consent to let organisers photograph you and let them to use for publicity purpose & also consent to allow organisers to use the photograph clicked by you for publicity purpose.
► There is possibility of injury during activities & programmes and you are aware that outdoor activities bears inborn risk of personal injury.
► You are joining an outdoor activity where any incident/ Natural calamity may happen & you agree that organiser shall not be held responsible for the any accident, mishap (including death) caused by any circumstances (artificial or natural).
► During emergency situation, your consent to any medical treatment recommended by a qualified medical practitioner (this could include inoculations, blood transfusions, surgery or the use of anaesthetic). Read *Medical Disclaimer*
► You realise a certain level of acceptable behaviour is mandatory to participate in outdoor programmes/ treks and that you may excluded from programmes/ treks if this level is not maintained. You acknowledge event leaders right to expel you from the group if you does not follow instruction of the leader/ misbehave. Further you consent once you are expelled from the group; organisers & leaders does not owe any kind of liability towards you.
► Minors aged between 14 to 16 years may accompany with their adult family members, in such case the companion family member’s declaration in writing for accepting full responsibility towards them is must, along with consent in writing from their parents submitted to Travel Buffs. 
Minors aged between 16 to 18 years can join the event with their parents’ consent in writing submitted to Travel Buffs.
► Travel Buffs have all authority to make any changes/ cancel the events/ programmes and final Decision.

Please read “Terms and Conditions” before joining the event

For Registrations call Team Travel Buffs: –
Jaydeep :    98333 96615 / 75061 05004
Kaustubh : 97571 46611

If not reachable, SMS or WhatsApp.
E-mail id: travelbuffs.in@gmail.com

♦ Bookings for all scheduled events/ programmes will be strictly made on ‘First Come, First Serve’ basis only.
♦ One must enquire availability of the seats before paying for any event.
♦ Booking only through 100% Advance payment.
Account details –

Account No:    1313213446
Name:               TRAVEL BUFFS
IFS code:          KKBK0000640
Type:                 Current
Branch:             Parel

UPI: for payment our id – travelbuffs@kotak
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Once payment is done, please email details to “travelbuffs.in@gmail.com” including Transaction ID, Participant Name, Email ID, Mobile Number, Blood Group, Emergency Contact No. with concern person name with subject line as “Event Title & Date”

If for some reason you wish to cancel your trek/ event, an email intimation needs to be sent to “travelbuffs.in@gmail.com”. Cancellation requests are not taken over phone. However, you can phone to check whether your cancellation has been processed.
The cancellation charges as follows:
♦ Up to 30 days before the start of the tour – refund 50% of the cost
♦ Less than 29 days before the start of the tour – No refund.


It is mandatory that you visit your personal physician before enrolling for the trip if you suffer from any illness of any kind and disclose the same and your medical history to the organizers of the trip so that best possible arrangements can be carried out post approval. As organizers of the trip, we will be responsible for providing basic first aid throughout the trip. In case of unexpected mishaps or accidents, we will arrange for the injured patron to be taken to the nearest medical hospital wherever possible. The medical expenses will have to be borne by the patrons themselves.

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July 25 @ 8:00 am
July 28 @ 8:00 pm
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