Experience the best of Ooty and Kodaikanal with Namaste India trip’s Ooty Kodaikanal Tour Package of 5 days and 4 nights. You will be immersed in the natural scenic beauty of the surrounding landscape which will definitely freshen up your mood. These two hill stations are a boon in the southern part of the sub-continent and holds reserve to some of the most charming destinations in India.
Day 01: Arrival in Ooty
You will be transferred to Ooty, the queen of hill stations in South India, from your pick up point of Coimbatore, which is located at a distance of 3 hours and 15 mines. Upon arriving in Ooty you will be straightaway escorted to your hotel leaving the evening free for you to do some leisure activities.
Stroll along with the vibrant market places of Ooty and get yourself some vital souvenirs like tea, chocolates, trinkets, handicrafts, and a whole plethora of quirky and whimsical items.
You can also gorge on some delicious locally made cuisines like egg dosa, ghee roast, Pongal, vada chutney and so much more.
Day 02: Ooty Sightseeing – Excursion to Coonoor – Ooty
Early in the morning, your tour of this wonderfully quaint hill station will commence, starting with a breathtaking visit to the highest mountain in Nilgiri Hills Doddabetta peak. The entire peak is surrounded with thick forests and it also houses a telescope house on the peak from where you will be able to view the magnificent rolling valley.
Your excursion to Coonoor will commence after this, which takes 1 hour to reach. Here you will be made to take an exclusive tour of the city starting with Sim’s park, which is home to a rich collection of birds, plants, and animals making it a pleasant picnic spot.
Your next stop in Coonoor will be dolphin’s nose from where you will feel like you are on top of the world since it is situated at a height of 5,075 feet above sea level. This enormous unique rock formation resembles a dolphin’s nose (hence the name) and attracts numerous visitors who can view the Catherin falls from here.
As the afternoon approaches you will be transferred back to Ooty where you will be taken to the famous Ooty Lake, which is a manmade lake where people can enjoy several activities that take place on the shore as well as on the water. From different types of boating to spending some quality time with your loved ones in a picnic, this lake is a must-visit.
Day 03: Ooty – Kodaikanal
You will be transferred to Kodaikanal early in the morning for a half-day of sightseeing tour starting with a visit to Bryant Park, which dazzles the visitors with its glorious collection of colorful plants everywhere.
Timing – 9 am to 6 pm (7 days a week)
Entry fees – rupees 30/- (adults); rupees 15/- (children)
Your next stop will be the picturesque and magnificent site of Coaker’s walk, which is like taking a walk in fairyland with mist flowing low. Walking by the hillside is definitely an experience to remember. You will be able to feast on the magnificent views of the rolling green hills from here.
Timings – 7 am to 7 pm
Entry fees – rupees 10/-
You will then be transferred to Pillar Rock, which is another one of the most unique naturally occurring rock formations which are in the shape of three pillars. From here you will be able to view the never-ending mountains as far as your eyes can see.
Timing – 9 am to 4 pm
Entry fees – rupees 5/-
Your final sightseeing spot will be the manmade lake called Kodaikanal Lake and is Kodaikanal one of the most popular tourist attraction and landmarks attracting tourists from all over India and across the globe as well. Avail the boating services here, which will take you on a soothing ride on the calming blue water.
Timing – 6 am to 5 pm
Entry fees – free of cost
After a fun-packed day, you will be taken back to your hotel which is allotted for Kodaikanal.
Day 04: Kodaikanal Departure
You will be checked out of your hotel early in the morning and be preceded to your onward destination.