Preferred Destinations for South India Tour from Bangalore (Part 02)
Package: 08 Days & 07 Nights Karnataka, Tamil Nadu & Kerala Tour (Part 02)
Destinations: Bangalore - Mysore- Ooty - Coonoor- Kodaikanal- Malampuzha
01 Night in Bangalore, 01 Night in Mysore, 02 Nights in Ooty 02 Nights in Kodaikanal and 01 Night in Palakkad.
Pick-Up: Bangalore and Drop : Palakkad / Coimbatore
Day 01: Bangalore (Karnataka): City Tour
Bangalore, the capital of the Karnataka, is fifth largest city in India. The exact origin of Bangalore is not known, but it is believed that the city was founded somewhere in the 16th century. Bangalore lies at a distance of approximately 998 km from Mumbai and 562 km from Hyderabad. Situated at an altitude of approximately 920 m above sea level, it is also known as the 'Garden City of India'. The beautiful parks and gardens and tree-lined streets of Bengalooru make travel to the city a pure pleasure. The year 2000 saw the introduction of Information Technology in Bangalore and since then, the city has not looked back. It has reaped the most out of the IT Boom in India and boasts of the highest concentration of IT companies in the country. Today, Bangalore is known as 'The IT Capital of India' and "The Silicon Valley of India'. The Bangalore city is also very famous for its amazing nightlife. Some of the most happening discotheques and pubs of the country are in Bangalore, making it one of the most happening cities in India.
Important Attractions in Bangalore
Iskcon Temple, Tipu's Palace, Bull Temple, Vishweshwaraiah Museum, Kemp Fort & Outside view of Vidhana Saudha and High Court.
You can cover maximum of the above attractions in Bangalore within a Day & Night Tour.
Day 02: Mysore (Karnataka): Around 150 KM from Bangalore
Mysore is the second biggest city in the State of Karnataka. It lies 130 km's from the State Headquarters, Bangalore. It is the erstwhile capital of the Mysore Maharajas, who ruled Mysore State from this royal city. It is now the headquarters of Mysore District with a population of over seven lakhs. The chief language of the people, as in the State of Karnataka, Kannada and original Kannada is spoken in this part of the area. It covers an area of more than 40 sq.km. and is administered by the Mysore City Corporation. Situated 763 meters above sea level surrounded by hill ranges from north to south, it is known as the 'Garden City' and the 'City of Palaces'. The famous Chamundi Hill, which is mythologically associated with the name of the city, is to its southeast.
Important Attractions in Mysore
Mysore Palace, Jaganmohan Palace, Museum, Zoo , Chamundi Hills, St. Philomena's Church, Sand Museum &Brindavan Gardens in Mandya near Mysore.
You can cover maximum of the above attractions in Mysore within a Day & Night Tour.
Days 03 & 04: Ooty (Tamil Nadu): Around 150 KM from Mysore
Important Attractions in Ooty
Ooty Lake, Botanical Garden, Sims Park Coonoor, Rose garden, Pykara Lake, Wax Museum & Shooting Point.
You can cover the above mentioned attractions within 02 Days. It will be difficult to travel after 06 PM in Ooty and Coonoordue to heavy mist especially during Winter and hence advice you to cover all the attractions before 06 PM.
Days 05 & 06: Kodaikanal (Tamil Nadu): Around 250 KM from Ooty
Kodaikanal is one of the very popular and most sought after Honeymoon and holiday destination hill resorts in South India. This hill station stands 7200 feet above sea level and situated in upper Palani Hills of the Western Ghat near Madurai in Tamil Nadu. Kodaikanal is also popularly known as the princes of Hill Stations.
The cool and misty weather, the scenic beauty of the rolling hills and the wooded forest of Kodaikanal and its surroundings will mesmerize any visitor throughout the year. Walk through the wooded forests, row in the lake, bath in one of the splashing waterfalls, go for horse riding and cycling around the lake or simply admire the views.
Important Attractions in Kodaikanal
Kodaikanal Lake, Chettiyar Park, Kurinji Andavar Temple, Pine Forest, Pillar Rocks, Shembaganur Museum, Guna Cave, Solar Physical Observatory & Bryant Park.
You can cover the above mentioned attractions within 02 Days. It will be difficult to travel after 06 PM in Kodaikanal due to heavy mist especially during Winter and hence advice you to cover all the attractions before 06 PM.
Day 07: Malampuzha (Palakkad, Kerala): Around 180 KM from Kodaikanal
Important Attractions in Malampuzha