Udhagamandalam popularly known as Ooty is considered “Queen of hill stations” in South India. The reason for its reputation is undoubtedly its breath-taking beauty of meadows, tranquilizing environment, arctic weather, panoramic view of the hills and bustling experience of the sightseeing, etc.
Back in the golden days, it belonged to a tribe Toda and Badagas along with various other hill tribes who co-occurred for trade. Later, it was ruled by various dynasties and finally, came into possession of British Government. After India got independent, it developed to be a hill resort for the purpose to increase tourism and encouraged for the establishment of tea, teak and cinchona trees.
Apart from such an interesting history, this place is dignified with some of the beautiful natural occurrences such as deep valleys, waterfalls, lakes, botanical gardens, dams, view and viewpoints, etc.
Explore all these with Rajput Holidays New Year South India Special Ooty for 2 nights for 2 adults
Day 1: Departure
En-route Ooty, we will sojourn at Madumalai Forest, a tiger reserve which has approx. 50 tigers along with distinct variety of flora and fauna. On arrival, we will check in to the hotel and relax for some time. For the remaining day, you will be free to explore, shop and try other activities. After a delightful dinner, come back to the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 2: Explore Ooty
After breakfast, we will proceed for sightseeing in Ooty which will be cover the entire day. We will visit Doddabeta Peak, the highest peak of Ooty. From this place you will witness a scenic view of the nearby regions. By noon, we will return to Ooty for the lunch. In the afternoon, we will visit the well-recognized Botanical Garden which is segregated into different sections, built in 1847. We will also visit Ooty Lake where you will be privileged by the boating facility. If time permits, you may also go for Horse-back riding around the lake. As the day end and it started to get dark, we will be back to hotel for the night stay.
Day 3: Return
The next day, after a luscious breakfast we will checkout from hotel and navigate back to Bangalore.