5 days in Madurai & Ooty (Udhagamandalam) Itinerary

5 days in Madurai & Ooty (Udhagamandalam) Itinerary

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5 days in Madurai & Ooty (Udhagamandalam) Itinerary

Start: Hyderabad
Fly:  2​h 30​min
1
Madurai
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
2
Ooty (Udhagamandalam)
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  3​h 15​min
End: Hyderabad

1
night
Madurai

Madurai ©
One of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world, Madurai sits on the banks of the River Vaigai and serves as a center of Tamil culture.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Meenakshi Temple, stop by Kishkintha Garments, and then explore the historical opulence of Thirumalai Nayakar Mahal.

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Hyderabad to Madurai is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Hyderabad in May, you will find days in Madurai are little chillier (39°C), and nights are about the same (30°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can go by car to Ooty (Udhagamandalam).

Things to do in Madurai

#Historic Sites, #Shopping
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Sri Meenakshi Temple ©
Sri Meenakshi Temple
Thirumalai Nayakar Mahal ©
Thirumalai Nayakar Mahal
Kishkintha Garments ©
Kishkintha Garments

3
nights
Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

Ooty (Udhagamandalam) ©
Tea gardens and eucalyptus trees scent the air of the fields surrounding Ooty, a popular summer tourism destination up in the hills.
Step out of the city life by going to Doddabetta Peak and Ooty Lake. Spend the 28th (Mon) exploring nature at Mukerti National Park and Lake. There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Pykara Lake, stop by Moddy's Chocolates, admire the natural beauty at Rose Garden, and take in the dramatic scenery at Pykara Lake and Pykara Falls.

To find maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Ooty (Udhagamandalam) holiday planner.

You can drive from Madurai to Ooty (Udhagamandalam) in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of train and bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 40°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

#Parks, #Nature, #Historic Sites
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Doddabetta Peak ©
Doddabetta Peak
Ooty Lake ©
Ooty Lake
Pykara Lake ©
Pykara Lake

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