5 days in Ooty (Udhagamandalam) & Coonoor Itinerary

5 days in Ooty (Udhagamandalam) & Coonoor Itinerary

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5 days in Ooty (Udhagamandalam) & Coonoor Itinerary

Start: Pondicherry
Drive:  6​h
1
Ooty (Udhagamandalam)
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
2
Coonoor
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 45​min
End: Pondicherry

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Tue): appreciate the views at Mukurthi Dam. On the 16th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Tea Museum, take in the awesome beauty at Doddabetta Peak, then take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Gardens, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Ooty Lake.

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Ooty (Udhagamandalam) trip planner .

Pondicherry to Ooty (Udhagamandalam) is an approximately 6-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and taxi; or do a combination of train and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in October, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Thu) to allow time for the bus ride to Coonoor.

Things to do in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

Parks Nature Museums
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Botanical Gardens ©
Botanical Gardens
Doddabetta Peak ©
Doddabetta Peak
Ooty Lake ©
Ooty Lake

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night
Coonoor

Coonoor ©
A small town up in the hills, Coonoor has a wealth of scenic sights and pleasant urban places of interest.
On the 17th (Thu), admire the natural beauty at Sim`s Park.

For more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Coonoor journey planning tool .

Coonoor is very close to Ooty (Udhagamandalam). Traveling from Ooty (Udhagamandalam) in October, you will find days in Coonoor are somewhat warmer (37°C), and nights are about the same (26°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Coonoor

Parks Shopping
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Sim`s Park ©
Sim`s Park
Dolphin's Nose ©
Dolphin's Nose
The Shop ©
The Shop

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