Covering the 'best destinations in South India', this 'South India Trip' takes the most beautiful route. We cover Wayanad and Ooty the most exotic 'south india hill stations' and by any standrads the 'best honeymoon spots in South India' currently. We stay at Wayanad for three nights and Ooty for two nights and you have the option to extend in Ooty. This tour can be operated anytime during the year and it is suitable for families also who want a short Green trip away.
Day 01     Arrive Calicut. Drive to Wayanad
Arrive Calicut before 1000 Hrs and drive to Wayanad (100 Kms 2 1/2 Hrs), a pristine destination, located in Majestic Western Ghats, famous for its dense forests, deep valleys and spectacular waterfalls. En-route we watch the famous chain tree and Pookote Lake. On arrival check-in to your hotel. 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 hotel. Overnight in Wayanad.
Day 02     Sight seeing in Wayanad.
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 03     wayanad-Ooty (120 KMS, 3 1/2 HRS)
After breakfast you have some free time. Later we drive to Ooty, through the scenic route, enjoying the perfect silence, the lush greenery and tranquil surroundings. Enroute you can stop in scenic points and small little villages for photo sessions. Ooty, Udagamandalam as it is called today, is commonly called as Queen of all Hill stations. Established by the British in early 19th century, ooty is famous for its unique bio-diversity and for that romantic blue mountains. On arrival check-in to your hotel. Rest of the day is free to enjoy this beautiful town on own. Overnight in Ooty.(B)
Day 04     Ooty Sight seeing & At leisure
After breakfast the sight seeing tour 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. Evening at leisure to go shopping or roam around the market area. Overnight at Ooty
Day 05     Excursion to Coonoor.
After breakfast 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 if time permitting even consider a toy train ride from Coonnoor to Ooty. Evening is at leisure to laze around or walk in the Ooty garden area or go on a boating in Ooty lake. Overnight in Ooty. (B)
Day 06     Ooty to Coimbatore for departure
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
You should arrive at Calicut Airport (CCJ) or Calicut Railway Station (CLT) before noon. If you arrive very late it is better to stay in Calicut and then proceed next day. Arrival at Mysore Railway Station possible but day 01 sight seeing will be missed & the prices will change.
Depart from Coimbatore Airport (CJB) or Coimbatore Railway Station (CBE). Please make sure the flight is in the evening as it will take 03 Hours from Ooty and you may also like to have short textile shopping in Coimbatore.
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
Passengers arrriving from International destinations like Europe, Singapore, Malaysia, Srilanka can consider Kochi, Coimbatore, Bangalore airport for arrival but we need to change the program by accommodating additional night somewhere. Consult us with your proposed arrival/departure details.
If you have time you can extend your trip by taking addditional nights at Ooty. Other option is to go for extensions days towards Mysore and Bangalore. Extensions will be at additional costs. Consult us with your add-on proposal