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

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

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Ooty (Udhagamandalam)
— 4 nights
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Kodaikanal
— 6 nights
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Coonoor
— 4 nights

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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.
Take a break from Ooty (Udhagamandalam) with a short trip to Bandipur National Park and Tiger Reserve in Bandipur, about 1h 35 min away. And it doesn't end there: explore the activities along Pykara Lake, take in the dramatic scenery at Pykara Water Falls, admire the natural beauty at Government Botanical Garden, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Elk Hill Murugan Temple.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Ooty (Udhagamandalam) tour itinerary builder tool.

Chennai to Ooty (Udhagamandalam) is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Chennai in October; daily highs in Ooty (Udhagamandalam) reach 31°C and lows reach 23°C. On the 20th (Tue), you're off to Kodaikanal.

Things to do in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Government Botanical Garden, Bandipur National Park and Tiger Reserve
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Pykara Lake ©
Pykara Lake
Government Botanical Garden ©
Government Botanical Garden
Doddabetta Peak ©
Doddabetta Peak

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Kodaikanal

Kodaikanal ©
A cool and relaxing hill station, Kodaikanal has long attracted visitors up to its privileged position in the Western Ghats.
Kodaikanal is known for nature, parks, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Kodaikanal Lake, take in the pleasant sights at Coakers Walk, delve into the lush surroundings at Pine Forest, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Kurinji Andavar Temple.

To find more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Kodaikanal planning app.

Traveling by car from Ooty (Udhagamandalam) to Kodaikanal takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Ooty (Udhagamandalam) in October, expect Kodaikanal to be somewhat warmer, temps between 37°C and 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can drive to Coonoor.

Things to do in Kodaikanal

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Palani
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Kodaikanal Lake ©
Kodaikanal Lake
Coakers Walk ©
Coakers Walk
Pine Forest ©
Pine Forest

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Coonoor

Coonoor ©
A small town up in the hills, Coonoor has a wealth of scenic sights and pleasant urban places of interest.
Explore Coonoor's surroundings by going to Bannari Amman Temple (in Bannari), Mettupalayam (Vanabathrakali Amman Kovil & Pillur Dam) and Kodanad View Point (in Kotagiri). There's much more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Sim`s Park, look for gifts at The Shop, take in the architecture and atmosphere at All Saints Church, and relax in the rural setting at Tranquilitea Gourmet Nilgiri Teas.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read Coonoor road trip planner.

You can drive from Kodaikanal to Coonoor in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, train, and bus; or do a combination of taxi and bus. October in Coonoor sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Coonoor

Historic Sites · Parks · Golf

Side Trips

Mettupalayam, Bannari Amman Temple, Kodanad View Point
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All Saints Church ©
All Saints Church
Sim`s Park ©
Sim`s Park
Dolphin's Nose ©
Dolphin's Nose

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