Rising above the sweltering tropical plains of Tamil Nadu are the pleasant and dreamy Palani Hills. Patronized by the colonial masters in the centuries gone by, resort towns that dot these green mountainsides have retained the old-world charm. The winding roads, the quaint houses and old establishments, all share a symbiotic relationship with the transcendent views of hilly panoramas. And where the sweep of nature stops, there are tea plantations, with their rich aromas.
At Coimbatore Railway Station/Airport, you will be received by our representative and driven directly to Ooty, or Udagamandalam, as it is originally known. On arrival, check-in, relax, unwind and explore at your own time. Overnight stay in Ooty.
Enjoy breakfast and commence your sight seeing tour of Ooty with Botanical Garden, where you can revel in a picturesque green space. Ooty Lake is dreamy and perfect for a little boat ride. Take a trip to Lamb’s Rock, from where vast vistas of undulating greenery open up before your eyes. Kodanadu has its share of majestic sights too. Complete your tour on top of misty Doddabetta peak. Return to a relaxing evening. Overnight stay in Ooty.
Post breakfast, it’s time to depart for Connoor. Get a close look at its legendary tea plantations, before heading off to Sim’s Park, which is a unique exhibition of the native array of birds and flowers. Also awaiting your indulgence is the dizzying Dolphin Point, from where you command an uninhibited view of peaks and valleys that surround Connoor. Return to the hotel after the long eventful day. Overnight stay in Ooty.
With breakfast, it’s time to bid goodbye to Ooty. The drive to Kodaikanal takes about 7 hours. Upon arrival, check-in to the hotel and freshen up. A visit to Kodai Lake is a great option, for those looking for a serene end to their day. Overnight stay in Kodaikanal.
After breakfast, take a morning walk on the winding Coaker’s Walk. The reverie needn’t end at Bryant Park next, another example of sublime gardening. Kodai Solar Observatory guarantees you sights that are literally out-of-this-world! A slew of nature sights complete the day, like the gushing Bear Shola Falls, Silver Cascade Falls and Fairy Falls. Also check out Green Valley View, which lives upto its name spectacularly. Return to a relaxing evening. Overnight stay in Kodaikanal.
Today's breakfast bring the curtains down on this energizing trip to the Nilgiris. Drive to Coimbatore, in time to catch your flight/train home.