7 days in Ooty (Udhagamandalam), Mysuru (Mysore) & Kodagu (Coorg) Itinerary

7 days in Ooty (Udhagamandalam), Mysuru (Mysore) & Kodagu (Coorg) Itinerary

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Ooty (Udhagamandalam)
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Mysuru (Mysore)
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Madikeri
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Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

— 2 nights

Queen of Hill Stations

Tea gardens and eucalyptus trees scent the air of the fields surrounding Ooty, a popular summer tourism destination up in the hills.
Change things up with a short trip to Sim`s Park in Coonoor (about 48 minutes away). The adventure continues: admire the natural beauty at Government Botanical Garden, take in the awesome beauty at Doddabetta Peak, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Elk Hill Murugan Temple, and admire the sheer force of Pykara Water Falls.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Ooty (Udhagamandalam) trip itinerary planner.

Bengaluru to Ooty (Udhagamandalam) is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and taxi; or drive. In May in Ooty (Udhagamandalam), expect temperatures between 40°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can go by car to Mysuru (Mysore).

Things to do in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

Parks · Nature · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Mysuru (Mysore)

— 2 nights

Cultural Capital of Karnataka

A historic and culturally distinctive city, Mysuru (Mysore) has all the stories, artworks, and architecture you'd hope to find in the former capital city of a rich kingdom.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): explore the historical opulence of Mysuru Palace, get to know the resident critters at Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Chamundeshwari Temple. On the 23rd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Philomena Church, ponder the design of Brindavan Garden, and then explore the world behind art at Mysore Sand Sculpture Museum.

To find ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Mysuru (Mysore) day trip planning tool.

Drive from Ooty (Udhagamandalam) to Mysuru (Mysore) in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Ooty (Udhagamandalam) in May, expect nights in Mysuru (Mysore) to be about the same, around 25°C, while days are little chillier, around 34°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to drive to Madikeri.

Things to do in Mysuru (Mysore)

Parks · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums

Madikeri

— 2 nights
Madikeri is a hill station town in Karnataka state, India. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): take in nature's colorful creations at Raja's Seat, then contemplate the long history of Raja's Tomb, and then admire the sheer force of Abbi Falls. On the 25th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get great views at Makkala Gudi Betta and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Dubare Elephant Camp.

To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Madikeri trip planner.

You can drive from Mysuru (Mysore) to Madikeri in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to fly back home.

Things to do in Madikeri

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kodagu (Coorg) travel guide

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Waterfalls · Nature & Parks · Gardens
The hill station of Kodagu consists of a number of small towns amid a vast landscape of forested hills, rocky outcrops, and waterfalls. As a result of the natural scenery, Kodagu holidays tend to focus on the outdoors, including hikes through scenic spice and coffee plantations. Round out your visit by exploring the indigenous Kodava culture through restaurants, temples, and shrines--all of which detail the history, language, beliefs, and festivals of this people.