Jewels of South: Trip to Mysore Ooty Kodaikanal from Bangalore
Start Point: Your hotel/residence in BangaloreEnd Point: Your hotel/residence in BangaloreAbout The Trip:Headout for a perfect getaway from the city of Bangalore and explore the beautiful places located in the Southern part of India. With this tour, you would be able to explore Mysore, Ooty and Kodaikanal. Serving as the capital, kingdom of Mysore from 1399 to 1947, Mysore is the second-largest city in Karnataka. Ooty is a paradise for all the mountain lovers and is a picturesque place to relax and unwind. Kodaikanal, which means 'the gift of the forests', owns mist-covered manicured cliffs and waterfall that you will fall in love with.With this trip to Mysore Ooty Kodaikanal from Bangalore, visit all the famous tourist spots of all the cities and have an incredible experience. In Mysore, you would be able to explore places like Mysore Palace, Railway Museum, and Philomena’s Church which are of great importance in the city. Brindavan Gardens and Chamundi hills are home to the beauty you will fall in love with. In Ooty, you will be visiting all the places which will leave you stunned with the beauty they own including Botanical Gardens, Dodabetta Peak, Ooty Lake, Wenlock Downs, and Pykara Falls. Visit Kodai Lake, Coaker’s Walk, Guna Caves(Devil's Kitchen), Silver Cascade Falls, and many more places in Kodaikanal.Get picked up from your hotel/residence in Bangalore and go on a journey where landmarks are picturesque and beauty is at its epitome. The car you receive is clean and spacious and also has enough space to carry your luggage. The English speaking driver um guide will help you reach all the places without the hassle in an air-conditioned car and you would be able to get the most of the tour. The stay is included with the package on a double sharing basis with breakfast every morning. You can customize your package with the options of 3-star, 4-star, and 5-star hotels according to your preference.Highlights:- Mysore Palace: Mysore Palace is also known as the Amba Vilas Palace and was built in the year 1912. It was built for the 24th Ruler of the Wodeyar Dynasty and is a magnificent edifice.- Railway Museum: Railway Museum is a gateway to learn about the growth of Railway. It has two royal coaches on display apart from an extensive range of pictures and paintings related to the railway.- Brindavan Gardens: One of the best terrace gardens in the world, Brindavan Gardens was built by Sir Mirza Ismail, the then diwan of Mysore state. It is famous for its symmetric design and illuminated terrace gardens.- St. Philomena’s Church: One of the most important historical sites in Mysore, St. Philomena’s Church has a Neo-Gothic style of architecture and is a must-visit. The foundation for the church was laid by the then king of Mysore, Sri Krishnarajendra Wodeyar Bahadur IV in the year 1933.- Chamundi Hills: Visible almost from anywhere in the city centre, Chamundi Hills was the domain of the demon called Mahishasura, according to mythology. It is the greenest part of the city and allows visitors to get a panoramic view of the city.- Botanical Gardens: Divided into different horticultural sections, Government Botanical Gardens owns a 55-acres area covered with lush green beauty. More than 600 plant species are maintained and cultivated here.- Doddabetta Peak: The highest mountain in the Nilgiri Hills, Doddabetta Peak stands tall at the height of 2637 metres. Around the peak, there is a reserved forest area and an observatory at the top of Doddabetta with two telescopes available.- Ooty Lake: The foundation being laid down by John Sullivan, Collector of Coimbatore in 1824, Ooty Lake is spread over an area of 65 acres. Here you will be able to avail several activities including the hiring of paddle boats, rowing boats and motorboats.- Ketti Valley Viewpoint: The viewpoint allows you to gaze the largest valley in the Nilgiris, Ketti Valley. The breathtaking beauty of the valley is in store for you at this viewpoint.- Wenlock Downs: Popularly known as the Shooting Point, Wenlock Downs is a place where the number of Indian films has been shot. You can enjoy a leisurely walk here.- Pykara Falls: Pykara Falls is a beautiful place to visit with water falling from the heights of 55 meters and 61 meters. At the waterfalls, you can roam around leisurely and let yourself loose in the serenity.- Lamb’s Rock: Enjoy the cool breeze amid lush greenery and tranquillity at Lamb's Rock. Here you can witness a panoramic view of Coonoor, the tea and coffee estates, lush greenery, and thick forests.- Kodai Lake: An artificially created star-shaped lake, Kodai Lake visit is a splendid gateway to relax and unwind. Here you can do fishing and boasting and enjoy to the fullest. - Coaker’s Walk: If you wish to take a short walk amidst the exquisite mountains and valleys of Kodaikanal, Coaker’s Walk is the ideal destination. Located on a vertical slope of the mountain, the walk is best to view the beauty around and relax.- Bryant Park: Embellished with various species of plants and shrubs, Bryant Park is a famous picnic spot. At one section of the park, you would be able to view an exotic rose garden.- Green Valley View: Offering mesmerizing views of the plains, deep valleys, and hills, Green Valley View was formerly known as a Suicide point. Here you can find a lot of monkeys and shops which offer homemade chocolates, ornaments, and flowers.- Pillar Rocks: Allowing you to gaze and get a sprawling 360-degree view of the natural beauty, Pillar Rocks also constitute a beautiful mini garden. The rocks are best to allow you a perfect getaway from city life.- Guna Caves: Getting its name from the popular movie Guna, shot here in 1992, Guna Caves is a place where the Pandavas cooked their meals. It was originally known as the Devil’s Kitchen.- Berijam Lake: Surrounded by the lush green beauty, Berijam Lake makes for an amazing picnic spot. Owning clear water, here you will be able to relax to the core.- Silver Cascade Falls: Formed as a result of the overflowing of man-made Kodai Lake, Silver Cascade Falls the water falls down from the height of 180 feet.Note:Click on Send Inquiry to customize your tour with a stay in 3-star, 4-star, or 5-star hotels.Infants under the age of 5 years can avail of the package for free.The entry fee for all the above-mentioned places is not included in the package.Min 2 people are required to book this package.