Honeymoon in Ooty
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Last updated: 09/12/2007
The green hills,the azure lake, the cascading waterfalls and sparkling brooks at Ooty alongwith a plethora of sightseeing options promises to make your honeymoon to Ooty a lifelong cherished memory.
Day 01 : Arrival Ooty : Arrival at Ooty & check in at your mountain retreat.Day at leisure to enjoy the ambience of the surroundings.Post lunch visit the lake & enjoy boating. Dinner & overnight at Ooty.
DAY 02 : Ooty : Post breakfast commence your sightseeing tour with a visit to The Botanical gardens, laid out in 1847.The picturesque gardens that are maintained by the Horticulture department of the state, cover an area of about 22 hectares. The Gardens have well over 650 species of plants and trees, including a fossil of a tree, which is believed to be more than 20 million years old. The garden is very popular with nature lovers and those who long to walk among greenery and see rare ferns and shrubs up close.
Later drive 10 kms off Ooty to visit The Dodabetta Peak which stands at an altitude of 2,623 meters. It is the highest point in the district, making it possibly the best vantage point around Ooty. Many say that on a clear day, which is honestly not that often, one can see far off areas, even the plains of Coimbatore and the flat highlands of Mysore.
Post lunch is at leisure to enjoy fishing at the lake. Dinner & overnight at Ooty.
Day 03 : Full day excursion to Kotagiri : East of Ooty, is a little village of kotagiri, which is about 28km from the popular hill station. Kotagiri is the oldest one of the three hill stations in the Nilgiris. It is not as popular as the other two, Ooty and Coonoor, yet it is said that it probably has the most pleasant weather among the three of them. It is a beautiful hill resort that has wonderful tea estates and is definitely worth a visit.
Also visit Kodanadu about 16kms from Kotagiri, situated on the eastern edge of the Nilgiri range. It is a great vantage point that offers a breathtaking view of the Moyar river and the tea estates. There is a watchtower here that offers a view of the Rangasamy peak.
Dinner & Overnight at Ooty.
Day 04 :Half day excusrion to Avalanche Lake:Avalanche lies 28 km from Ooty. Unlike it's name, which conjures up images of destruction and devastation, the place is a nature lover's paradise. It is a lake, which is ideal for fishing, though one has to obtain permission before hand. It is also the perfect place to enjoy bird watching and a quiet afternoon. Evening is at leisure in Ooty. Dinner & overnight at Ooty.
Day 05 : Full day excursion to Coonnoor & Kolhatty waterfalls: Coonoor is a famous hill station that is 17 kms from ooty. It is probably the second most popular hill station in the Nilgiris. The hill station stands at a height of 1839 meters and is known for its great picnic spots and picturesque surroundings. Also visit the Sim's Park is spread over an area of 12 hectares and is situated in Upper Coonoor. The park it is believed has more than 1000 plant species, including many flowering plants, pines, ferns and shrubs.Also visit Lamb's Rock another vantage point that is ideal for taking pictures and is a wonderful picnic spot. It is merely 9kms. From Coonoor and is known for the splendid views it offers of the plains of Coimbatore and the tea states in the surrounding areas.
The beautiful Kolhatty waterfalls are about 100 feet in height and are located on the kalhatty slopes. The falls are about 13kms from the city, so anyone on a tour of Ooty can easily check out the falls and the beautiful area surrounding it. Besides, obviously looking at the waterfalls, you can explore the kalhatty-Masinagudi slopes, that are home to many wild species, including panthers, sambhar, bison and wild buffaloes.
Day 06 : Departure Ooty : Post breakfast departure for onward destination.
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- Accommodation with breakfast and taxes & all excursions as mentioned by private vehicle
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