Places covered: Ooty, Kodaikanal
Duration: 4Nights/ 5Days
Category: Hill Stations Tour Packages
Pick up from Coimbatore airport/railway station and check into the hotel at Ooty- Queen of hill stations. t is situated at an altitude of 2,240 meters above sea level and was a popular summer and weekend getaway for the Britishers during the colonial days. Check into the hotel relax for the day. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Today, proceed for a sightseeing tour of Ooty. Visit Botanical Gardens which is spread over 22 hectares with well-maintained lawns, rare tree species, a 20 million-year-old fossilized tree, an Italian – style garden, a vast variety of flowering bushes and orchids. Visit Conoor Tea Gardens, Ooty Lake, Deer park- one of the high altitude animal park in India, Dolphin’s Nose, Sims Park and Doddabetta Peak- the highest peak (2634 meters) in the Nilgiris and is about 10kms from Ooty. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Drive to Kodaikanal and check into the hotel. The charm of Kodaikanal lies in its wooded slopes and gigantic trees. The mighty rocks, the meadows, the long stretches of forests are of real delights to the onlookers. Rest of the day is free for you to relax at the hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Today, proceed for a sightseeing of Kodaikanal includesBerijam lake- a 24-hectare lake which was created in 1863 by Sir Vere Hendry Levinge, the former Collector of Madurai. Proceed to visit Kurinji Andavar – a famous shrine dedicated to Lord Muruga. This temple is associated with the Neelakurinji flowers that bloom once in 12 years. Then visit Bryant’s park noted for its flowers, Green Valley, Pillar Rocks- a set of 3 rocks which stand 122 meters high and Coakers Walk a hill edged pathway. Overnight stay at the hotel.
After breakfast check out from the hotel and drive to Coimbatore airport/railway station for your return journey.