6 days in Kodaikanal & Ooty (Udhagamandalam) Itinerary

6 days in Kodaikanal & Ooty (Udhagamandalam) Itinerary

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6 days in Kodaikanal & Ooty (Udhagamandalam) Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Drive:  7​h 30​min
1
Kodaikanal
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
2
Ooty (Udhagamandalam)
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
End: Bengaluru

2
nights
Kodaikanal

Kodaikanal ©
A cool and relaxing hill station, Kodaikanal has long attracted visitors up to its privileged position in the Western Ghats.
Let the collections at Shembaganur Museum of Natural History and Astrophysical Observatory capture your imagination. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Danish Display and Bear Shola Falls. There's much more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Dolphin's Nose, look and learn at Kodaikanal Solar Observatory, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Perumal Peak, and pause for some serene contemplation at Christ the King Church.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Kodaikanal trip maker site .

Bengaluru to Kodaikanal is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Bengaluru in August; daily highs in Kodaikanal reach 38°C and lows reach 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Ooty (Udhagamandalam).

Things to do in Kodaikanal

Nature Parks Museums
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Danish Display ©
Danish Display
Dolphin's Nose ©
Dolphin's Nose
Christ the King Church ©
Christ the King Church

2
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.
Tea Museum and Mini Car Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Take a break from the city and head to Sanctuary Avalanche and Emerald Lake. Step out of Ooty (Udhagamandalam) to go to Gudalur and see Needle Rock View Point, which is approximately 1h 15 min away. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Upper Bhavani Lake, explore the engaging exhibits at M&N Chocolate Museum, admire the verdant scenery at Ketti Valley View, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Murugan Temple.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Ooty (Udhagamandalam) day trip planning site .

Traveling by car from Kodaikanal to Ooty (Udhagamandalam) takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi, train, and bus. August in Ooty (Udhagamandalam) sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Needle Rock View Point
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Sanctuary Avalanche ©
Sanctuary Avalanche
St. Stephen's Church
St. Stephen's Church
Murugan Temple ©
Murugan Temple

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