Covering the top 'tourist places in South India' and 'honeymoon destinations in South India' this most popular 'South India tour' takes the most exotic route and showcases the soul of 'Hill Stations in South India'. Experience the charm and beauty of Ooty, Wayanad and Mysore which by standrads would be the 'best honeymoon spots in South India'. We take you to these places for two nights each. You arrive Coimbatore and depart Bangalore. Can also be done in reverse direction also.
Day 01     Arrive Bangalore .Drive to Mysore via Srirangapatinam.
Arrive Mysore before 1000 Hrs and drive to Mysore. En route visit Srirangapatinam, the erstwhile capital city of Hyder Ali and his son Tipu Sultan and the place is also of religious and historical importance. Visit the mausoleum of Tipu Sultan and his father, the fort and also Sri Ranganatha Swamy temple. Later proceed to Mysore, the Palace City of India and check-in to your hotel. Rest of the day is free to explore the handicrafts centres and shop for sandalwood & Silk articles. Overnight in Mysore.
Day 02     Sight Seeing in Mysore
After Breakfast, the sightseeing tour takes you to Somnathpur to visit the well preserved Cheenakeasava Temple famous for its beautiful Hoysala Architecture. Later we visit Mysore Palace, Lalitha Mahal Palace, St. Philomena Cathedral, Chamundi hills (Time permitting) etc. By e4vening, visit the famous Brindavan Gardens. Overnight in Mysore.(B)
Day 03     Mysore to Wayand
After early breakfast we drive to Wayanad (140 Kms,4 Hrs), located in majestic Western Ghats, famous for its dense forests, deep valleys and spectacular waterfalls. Enroute you can stop in scenic points and small little villages for photo sessions. Rest of the day is at leisure to enjoy tunes of the birds. May be you can take some optional programs as given by the hotels. Overnight in Wayanad.(B)
Day 04     Sight seeing in Wayand.
After breakfast the sightseeing excursion takes you to interesting places like Soochippara waterfalls, Meenmutty waterfalls, Jain Temple, Muthanga Wild Life Sanctuary etc., Return back to the hotel and retire to the symphony of nature. You can also take OPTIONAL programs like Junbgle Safari, Ayurveda Massage as given by the hotel on direct payment basis. Overnight in Wayanad.(B)
Day 05     Drive up to Ooty (120 KMS, 3 1/2 HRS)
After breakfat, we drive through the scenic route, enjoying the perfect silence, the lush greenery and tranquil surroundings to reach Ooty, the Queen of all Hill stations. Established by the British in early 19th century, Udagamandalam as it is called today is famous for its unique bio-diversity. Afternoon sightseeing excursion takes you to important points like Botanical garden, Ooty Lake, Dodabetta Peak, film shooting spots, St. Stephen's Church, Rose garden, etc.. Rest of the day is free to enjoy this popular summer retreat, which still holds the old world charm and pristine natural beauty. Overnight at Ooty
Day 06     At Leisure in Ooty
After breakfast day is at leisure. Laze around or walk in the garden area or go on a boating in the lake. You can also go on an excursion to Coonnoor which is a lower altitude hill station in its own right. You can visit Sim's Park a garden with many rare flowers and shrubs, you can enjoy the scenic beauty from viewpoints of Dolphin's nose and Lamb's rock or even consider a toy train ride from Coonnoor to Ooty. Overnight in Ooty. (B)
Day 07     Depart from Coimbatore
After breakfast you have some free time for last minute photo and packing sessions. By noon we transfer you to COIMBATORE airport or rail station for your return journey. We sincerely believe that you will go back with lovely memories and happy moments.
Tour Joining Instructions
To take this tour arrive at Banglore airport or Bangalore Railway Station before 1100 Hrs. If you arrive late in the evening better to stay in Bangalore and start fresh following day.
Depart from Coimbatore Airport after 1600 Hrs sothat you can start leisurely from Ooty. May be if you depart late you can do some textile shopping in Coimbatore at place of your choice.
Incase you do the program in reverse direction arrive Coimbatore before 1100 Hrs and depart Bangalore after 1800 Hrs. Keep in mind that Bangalore traffic is pretty bad and you may have to plan additional two hours from your source town.
As Hill Stations in South India can get colder during certain months sweaters and other basic woolens are suggested. There are some trekking based forest activities in Wayanad for which you can speak to hotel reception directly.
Trip Ideas from our Trip Makers
If you have time you can add-on a night in Bangalore and go around the city on your own and we can start the program following day.