15 days in Munnar, Kodaikanal & Ooty (Udhagamandalam) Itinerary

15 days in Munnar, Kodaikanal & Ooty (Udhagamandalam) Itinerary

Created using Inspirock India trip maker

©
This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

15 days in Munnar, Kodaikanal & Ooty (Udhagamandalam) Itinerary

Start: Chennai
Fly + taxi:  4​h 15​min
1
Munnar
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h
2
Kodaikanal
— 5 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
3
Ooty (Udhagamandalam)
— 4 nights
taxi + Fly:  4​h
End: Chennai

4
nights
Munnar

Munnar ©
Sitting at the point where three mountain rivers meet, the hill station of Munnar has become known as a tea-growing center in the south of the country.
Spend the 8th (Fri) exploring nature at Rajamalai (Eravikulam) National Park. Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at Tea Gardens, examine the collection at Tea Museum, see human ingenuity at work at Mattupetty Dam, and look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Munnar day trip planning site .

Chennai to Munnar is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 40°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Kodaikanal.

Things to do in Munnar

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Tea Gardens ©
Tea Gardens
Mattupetty Dam ©
Mattupetty Dam
Tea Museum ©
Tea Museum

5
nights
Kodaikanal

Kodaikanal ©
A cool and relaxing hill station, Kodaikanal has long attracted visitors up to its privileged position in the Western Ghats.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kodaikanal: Mathikettan Shola National Park (in Idukki), Nature Education Centre, Pampadum Shola (in Vattavada) and Marayur (Thoovanam Falls & Marayoor Sandalwood Forest). There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Kodaikanal Lake, get great views at Pillar Rocks, get outside with Dolphin's Nose, and take a peaceful walk through Pine Forest.

To find other places to visit, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Kodaikanal online day trip planner .

Drive from Munnar to Kodaikanal in 4 hours. In March in Kodaikanal, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can drive to Ooty (Udhagamandalam).

Things to do in Kodaikanal

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Marayur, Nature Education Centre, Pampadum Shola, Mathikettan Shola National Park
Highlights from your plan
Kodaikanal Lake ©
Kodaikanal Lake
Nature Education Centre, Pampadum Shola ©
Mathikettan Shola National Park ©
Mathikettan Shola National Park

4
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Sim`s Park (in Coonoor) and Central Forest Nursery (in Nilambur). Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Gardens, take in the awesome beauty at Doddabetta Peak, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Church, and get in on the family fun at Thunder World.

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Ooty (Udhagamandalam) trip itinerary planning site .

You can drive from Kodaikanal to Ooty (Udhagamandalam) in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi, train, and bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 41°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Central Forest Nursery, Sim`s Park
Highlights from your plan
Botanical Gardens ©
Botanical Gardens
Doddabetta Peak ©
Doddabetta Peak
Pykara Lake ©
Pykara Lake

Similar Plans

19 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA February, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 28 days in Kodaikanal BY A USER FROM QATAR February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA May, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Kodaikanal BY A USER FROM INDIA April, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 4 days in Ooty (Udhagamandalam) BY A USER FROM INDIA June, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 1 day in Ooty (Udhagamandalam) BY A USER FROM INDIA March, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Munnar & Kodaikanal BY A USER FROM INDIA April, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 3 days in Ooty (Udhagamandalam) BY A USER FROM INDIA March, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 2 days in Ooty (Udhagamandalam) BY A USER FROM INDIA March, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 5 days in Munnar BY A USER FROM INDIA May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Kodaikanal BY A USER FROM INDIA March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 35 days in Ooty (Udhagamandalam) & Bengaluru BY A USER FROM INDIA March, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans