Ooty Escapade: A 3-day adventure in the lap of the Nilgiris
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Product Code : AGORA424
Embark on a captivating 3-day adventure with our "Ooty Escapade," as you journey from Coimbatore to the picturesque hill station of Ooty. Begin your exploration with a tranquil drive, where you'll be welcomed at Ooty with the breathtaking views of the Western Ghats. Enjoy leisurely strolls, immerse yourself in the charm of this hill town, and unwind in the pleasant climate. Day two unfolds with a city tour, unveiling the wonders of Doddabetta Peak, the fragrant Rose Garden, and the serene Ooty Lake. Marvel at the threadcrafted wonders of the Thread Garden and explore the botanical treasures at the Government Botanical Garden. Your final day includes a scenic train journey to Coonoor via the Nilgiri Mountain Railway, offering unmatched vistas of the mountains and valleys. Discover Sim's Park, relish panoramic views at Dolphin's Nose, and conclude your extraordinary journey with a heart full of memories.
Day 1: Coimbatore - Ooty (85kms/ 2hrs approx)
Your journey commences with a warm welcome and pickup from your Coimbatore hotel or the airport. From there, you'll embark on a scenic 2-hour drive to Ooty, a charming hill station nestled in the Western Ghats Mountains. Upon your arrival in Ooty, check in at your selected hotel, and the rest of the day is yours to enjoy at your leisure. Take this time to explore the quaint town, bask in its tranquil ambiance, and relish the pleasant climate. You'll spend the night at the hotel, embracing the serenity of this hill station.
Day 2: Ooty City Tour
As the day begins, prepare for a full day of exploration, delving into the enchanting attractions that Ooty has to offer. After a hearty breakfast at the hotel, your adventure kicks off with a visit to Doddabetta Peak, the highest point in the Nilgiri Hills. From this vantage point, you'll be rewarded with awe-inspiring panoramic views of the lush landscape that envelops you.
Next, your senses will be captivated by the Rose Garden, a fragrant haven that boasts a collection of over 20,000 rose varieties, making it one of India's largest rose gardens. Following this, a visit to the Ooty Lake awaits, a serene man-made lake cradled by verdant greenery. Here, you can enjoy leisurely boat rides and partake in various water activities, all while being immersed in the tranquility of nature.
The next stop on your itinerary is the extraordinary Thread Garden, a unique spectacle where every element, from the flowers to the trees, is meticulously crafted from thread. It's a testament to human creativity and patience. Your day concludes with a visit to the Government Botanical Garden, a horticultural paradise that showcases an exquisite assortment of exotic flowers, plants, and trees from around the world.
As the sun sets, you'll return to your hotel for a peaceful overnight stay, undoubtedly filled with beautiful memories of Ooty's breathtaking natural beauty.
Day 3: Ooty - Coonoor (Train Ride) - Coimbatore
After a delectable breakfast, it's time to check out from your hotel and prepare for an unforgettable train journey from Ooty to Coonoor. Aboard the Nilgiri Mountain Railway, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, you'll traverse tunnels, cross over bridges, and bear witness to unparalleled vistas of the surrounding mountains and valleys. The scenic train ride is a truly unique and unforgettable experience.
Upon your arrival in Coonoor, your exploration continues with a visit to Sim's Park, a magnificent botanical garden featuring an impressive collection of over 1,000 plant species. You'll be captivated by the lush greenery and vibrant flora that graces the park, creating a serene atmosphere.
Your journey then leads you to the Dolphin's Nose viewpoint, where you can savor breathtaking panoramic views of the Nilgiri Hills. It's the perfect spot to capture some memorable photographs and soak in the splendor of the landscape.
After a delectable lunch, it's time to drive back to Coimbatore, where you'll be dropped off at the airport for your onward journey. This marks the end of your remarkable trip, filled with awe-inspiring natural beauty, cultural encounters, and unforgettable memories. It's a journey that will undoubtedly leave a lasting impression.
- Assistance on arrival at airport.
- 2 Nights' accommodation in selected price category hotels.
- Daily breakfast at hotels.
- Private AC car/van for airport transfers, sightseeing, and excursions as per the program.
- English speaking tour guide on sightseeing days (local guide in each city), as per program.
- Monument entrances and activities charges mentioned in the itinerary.
- Bottled drinking water in car.
- Government taxes.
Hotels used or similar for 2 nights accommodations
Ooty x 2 nights
3* - Monarch Hotel/ Hotel Darshan
4* - Fortune Resort Sullivan Court/ Sinclairs Retreat
5* - Savoy - IHCL SeleQtions
- Any flight tickets.
- Camera charges at monuments if any.
- Meals other than mentioned in the inclusions.
- Expenses of personal nature like liquor, laundry, tips, telephone, fax, internet etc.
- Gratuities and optional activities.
- Anything not mentioned in inclusions.