5 Days Ooty Tour

Day 1 : Bangalore

Welcome to Railway station / Airport & Transfer to Hotel. Bangalore – is the capital of Karnataka. It is called as the garden City for it’s delicate blossoms and greenery that impart a unique beauty to this lovely city. The weather is the city’s best feature, with pleasant summers and bearable winters. Kempe Gowda founded the city in 1537 – today it is a bustling and a diverse city, with ancient arts that flourish along side the Silicon Plateau of India. Later visit Bull Temple, Lal Baug, drive past Vidhan Soudha and Cubbon Park & Iskcon Temple . Overnight stay at Bangalore.

Day 2 : Bangalore to Mysore

Morning proceed to Mysore ( 140 Kms / 4 Hrs ) . En route visit Srirangapatnam – the 18th century Summer Palace of Tipu Sultan. Check in at hotel. MYSORE – was the capital of the old royal Mysore province. The word Mysore expands to “Mahishasurana Ooru” which means the town of Mahishasura. The story goes as, the demon Mahishasura was killed by goddess Chamundeshwari a top of the Chamundi hill near Mysore, and hence the name. Ever since, the Mysore royal family have worshipped Chamundeshwari as the Palace Deity. Visit Mysore Palace, Art Gallery, St. Philomena’s Church – Built in the Gothic style and in the evening enjoying at Brindavan Gardens. Overnight at Mysore.

Day 3 : Mysore to Ooty

Morning Visit Chamundi Hills for a panoramic view of Mysore city and the famous Chamundi Temple. Proceed to Ooty ( 141 Kms / 6 Hrs ) Evening free at lake . Overnight stay at Ooty.

Day 4 : Ooty & Coonoor

Called the queen of Southern hill stations , botanical paradise is situated at an altitude of 2,240 meters .The name Nilgiri or the Blue Mountains may have been derived from the fact that when the funnel-shaped lavender-blue flowers blossom . Morning visit Doddabetta Peak, the highest peak of Ooty, Botanical Garden ,Tea Estates & Water fall. Visit Coonoor ( 17 kms ) It is not very commercialized and retains a certain amount of untouched charm. It is a small town with an equable climate that has made it popular as a hill resort in its own right. The main attractions are its view points and Simp’s Park, a small well maintained botanical garden that has several varieties of plants not to be found in other parts. Also visit Lamb’s Rock and Dolphins Nose .Overnight stay at Ooty.

Day 5 : Coimbatore

Proceed to Coimbatore . Drop at Railway station / Airport.