BIODIVERSITY AND WILDLIFE SPACES - MASINGAGUDI/OOTY

BIODIVERSITY AND WILDLIFE SPACES - MASINGAGUDI/OOTY

trip highlights  PLAN YOUR TRIP

  • Experience Nilgris in a unique way
  • Tea Tasting tour in Coonoor
  • Guided sightseeing in Ooty & Masinagudi
  • Homestay and Jungle stay Experience 

The Blue Mountains have always been shrouded in mysticism, and Ooty is no exception to that. For every mountain lover, the very idea of travelling to the city known as the Queen of the Hills holds an allure like no other. Once regarded as the summer headquarters of the East India Company (and for a very good reason), Ooty, also known as Udagamandalam, is a hill station in Tamil Nadu which serves as a very popular tourist destination for anyone looking for a picturesque place to relax and unwind.

Day

1

Arrival Coimbatore airport - Ooty By Road 85kms/03hrs
Ooty

On arrival in Coimbatore airport, straight away get transferred to Ooty. Check-in into the charming homestay. Freshen up and relax. Later at around 1600hrs, head out to Coonoor to experience a sensory journey through different varieties of the Nilgiri tea. With Jasmine, Caramel, Spicy, fruity and other flavored tea varieties to taste here, you’re in for a delightful evening. Head back to the Ooty homestay for an overnight stay.


Day

2

Ooty - Local sightseeing
Ooty

In the morning after breakfast, proceed for local sightseeing of Ooty visiting Doddabetta Peak, the famous Botanical Garden and the rose Garden on the sloped of Elk Hill. The trail would also include a tea factory visit and also to the Bee Museum of Ooty. Later Visit St. Stephen’s church, a famous art gallery and the wax museum also. After the tour, return back to the hotel for an overnight stay.


Day

3

Ooty - Masinagudi By Road 30kms/01hr
Masinagudi

In the morning after breakfast, check-out from the homestay and continue towards your offbeat jungle stay in Masinagudi. On arrival, check-in and relax. In the evening, head out to explore the wilderness and wildlife of Masinagudiwith a drive through the Mudumalai and Bandipur forest reserves. You would head towards Gopalaswamy Betta within the forest reserves, where you would visit the historical temple at the hilltop. Explore a while and descend down the hill. Return back to the property for your overnight stay.


Day

4

Departure Masinagudi - Coimbatore airport drop 113kms/04hrs
Coimbatore

In the morning after breakfast, check-out from the property and get dropped at Coimbatore airport in order to take your flight home.


Ooty - 2 Nights

Lymond House Ooty

Premium
Masinagudi - 1 Night

Jungle Hut

Premium

Inclusions

  • Accommodation for 03nights/04days 
  • Daily Breakfast in Ooty
  • Breakfast and Dinner in Masinagudi
  • Tea tasting tour in Coonoor 
  • Half day historical sightseeing in Masinaguid with local Guide
  • Return airport transfers 

Exclusions

  • Any airfare/train fare 
  • Any guide charges
  • Any cost on personal expenses
  • Any other meals unless specified
  • GST  5% additional 

What is Ooty famous for?   

Ooty is most famous for its tea plantations

What is the best time to visit Ooty?   

March to June - These months constitute the summer season in Ooty

What can we do in Ooty at night?   

Take a joyride in the Nilgiri Mountain Toy Train, Behold the stunning colours of the Botanical Gardens, Take a drive up to Dolphin's Nose

What is Masinagudi famous for?   

The sanctuary is famous for its elephant habitat and it is one of India's best sanctuaries

Where is Masinagudi situated?   

The town of Masinagudi lies in the Nilgiri district in the state of Tamil Nadu

What to pack before you go?   

Irrespective of the season, woolen clothes like sweater, jumper, jacket, socks and thermal wears are always compulsory. Hats or caps and scarf, Boots, sneakers, trekking shoes, slippers.

Type of Vacation


Spa & Wellness


Romance


Nature


Luxury


History & Culture


Group & Friends


Family


Culinary


City Breaks


Adventure


Wildlife

PLAN YOUR TRIP

The Blue Mountains have always been shrouded in mysticism, and Ooty is no exception to that. For every mountain lover, the very idea of travelling to the city known as the Queen of the Hills holds an allure like no other. Once regarded as the summer headquarters of the East India Company (and for a very good reason), Ooty, also known as Udagamandalam, is a hill station in Tamil Nadu which serves as a very popular tourist destination for anyone looking for a picturesque place to relax and unwind.

Detailed Itinerary

Day

1

Arrival Coimbatore airport - Ooty By Road 85kms/03hrs
Ooty

On arrival in Coimbatore airport, straight away get transferred to Ooty. Check-in into the charming homestay. Freshen up and relax. Later at around 1600hrs, head out to Coonoor to experience a sensory journey through different varieties of the Nilgiri tea. With Jasmine, Caramel, Spicy, fruity and other flavored tea varieties to taste here, you’re in for a delightful evening. Head back to the Ooty homestay for an overnight stay.


Day

2

Ooty - Local sightseeing
Ooty

In the morning after breakfast, proceed for local sightseeing of Ooty visiting Doddabetta Peak, the famous Botanical Garden and the rose Garden on the sloped of Elk Hill. The trail would also include a tea factory visit and also to the Bee Museum of Ooty. Later Visit St. Stephen’s church, a famous art gallery and the wax museum also. After the tour, return back to the hotel for an overnight stay.


Day

3

Ooty - Masinagudi By Road 30kms/01hr
Masinagudi

In the morning after breakfast, check-out from the homestay and continue towards your offbeat jungle stay in Masinagudi. On arrival, check-in and relax. In the evening, head out to explore the wilderness and wildlife of Masinagudiwith a drive through the Mudumalai and Bandipur forest reserves. You would head towards Gopalaswamy Betta within the forest reserves, where you would visit the historical temple at the hilltop. Explore a while and descend down the hill. Return back to the property for your overnight stay.


Day

4

Departure Masinagudi - Coimbatore airport drop 113kms/04hrs
Coimbatore

In the morning after breakfast, check-out from the property and get dropped at Coimbatore airport in order to take your flight home.


Hotels

Ooty - 2 Nights

Lymond House Ooty

Premium
Masinagudi - 1 Night

Jungle Hut

Premium

INCLUSIONS

  • Accommodation for 03nights/04days 
  • Daily Breakfast in Ooty
  • Breakfast and Dinner in Masinagudi
  • Tea tasting tour in Coonoor 
  • Half day historical sightseeing in Masinaguid with local Guide
  • Return airport transfers 

EXCLUSIONS

  • Any airfare/train fare 
  • Any guide charges
  • Any cost on personal expenses
  • Any other meals unless specified
  • GST  5% additional 

Know before you go

What is Ooty famous for?   

Ooty is most famous for its tea plantations

What is the best time to visit Ooty?   

March to June - These months constitute the summer season in Ooty

What can we do in Ooty at night?   

Take a joyride in the Nilgiri Mountain Toy Train, Behold the stunning colours of the Botanical Gardens, Take a drive up to Dolphin's Nose

What is Masinagudi famous for?   

The sanctuary is famous for its elephant habitat and it is one of India's best sanctuaries

Where is Masinagudi situated?   

The town of Masinagudi lies in the Nilgiri district in the state of Tamil Nadu

What to pack before you go?   

Irrespective of the season, woolen clothes like sweater, jumper, jacket, socks and thermal wears are always compulsory. Hats or caps and scarf, Boots, sneakers, trekking shoes, slippers.

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