Popular hill stations of South India
- 8 days
- 2 persons
Hill stations are everyone's favorite holiday destination. The serenity of the mountains and the valleys hold a refreshing vibe. A tour through the popular hill station destinations of Southern India is a truly delightful journey.
tour plans 8 days
Coimbatore - Ooty (90 km/approx. 3 hrs): Our representative will meet you in Coimbatore. Transfer to Ooty – the Queen of hill stations. With mountains covered in dense forests and grasslands. Moreover, it is popular for its tea gardens. Check-in to the hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel in Ooty.
Sightseeing in Ooty: Have breakfast at the hotel. Go to Dodabetta Peak for a spectacular view. Later, drive to Coonoor (21 km/approx. 45 mins) Visit Sims Park and Dolphin Nose Point. In the afternoon, visit the Botanical Gardens and Ooty Lake. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Ooty - Kodaikanal (250 km/ approx. 7 hrs): Have breakfast at the hotel. Proceed to Kodaikanal – Centered on a very pretty lake, Kodai has hills with parts of the shola forest and other plants. Check-in to the hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel in Kodaikanal.
Sightseeing in Kodaikanal: Have breakfast at the hotel. Go sightseeing in Kodaikanal. Visit Bryant Park, Coaker's walk, Pillar Rock, and Suicide point. In the evening, go to Kodai Lake. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Kodaikanal - Munnar (165 km/approx. 4.5 hrs) Have breakfast, and check out of the hotel. Proceed to Munnar – the town grew around the confluence of the three rivers. It has landscapes covered with tea and spice plantations, also a variety of flora and fauna. Check-in to hotel. Spend the evening at leisure. Overnight stay at the hotel in Munnar.
Sightseeing in Munnar: Have breakfast at the hotel. Explore Eravikulam National Park, sheltering many endangered species. Enjoy trekking and relish a stroll through tea plantations. Proceed towards the Tea Museum, and learn about the history of tea plantations in the region. Later visit Mattupetty Dam, Eco Point, and Flower garden. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Munnar - Thekkady (90 km/ approx. 2.5 hrs): Have breakfast, and check out of the hotel. Proceed to Thekkady (Periyar). Check-in to the hotel. Thekkady – the hills are rich in biodiversity and the region also has the Periyar National Park. In the afternoon, proceed for a boat-ride at Periyar Lake. In the evening, watch the traditional Kalaripayattu show. Overnight stay at the hotel in Thekkady.
Departure: Have breakfast, and check out of the hotel. Proceed to Cochin airport for the flight back home. Have a pleasant journey ahead!
Sightseeing as per itinerary by private tourist vehicle7-nights accommodation in deluxe category rooms in the mentioned hotels or equivalentDriver’s allowances, toll taxes, and GSTMeal plan as mentioned
Items of personal nature like laundry, phone calls, tips to guides/drivers, and othersCamera/video camera fees applicable at monumentsKalaripayattu show in ThekkadyAir tickets and airport taxesBoat-ride in Periyar LakeEntrance fees at monuments and gardensGuide service