Day 01: Arrival in Bangalore
Meet our representative upon arrival in Bangalore – Bangalore is now known as Bengaluru, is one of the largest cities and is the fourth-largest metropolitan area in India. Located in southern India on the Deccan Plateau, it is the capital of the southern Indian state of Karnataka. After reaching, proceed to hotel and check-in for overnight stay in Bangalore.
Day 02: Sightseeingin Bangalore | Drive to Mysore (140 kms / approx. 3.5 hours)
After breakfast, enjoy half day city tour covering – Vidhana Soudha, landmark of Bangalore. This enormous building is a massive example of neo-Dravidian architecture, with four domes on its four corners. It houses the Legislative Chamber of Karnataka Government. Also visit Cubbon Park, Botanical Garden and Tipu Sultan’s fort. Later drive to Mysore, Check-in at the hotel and overnight stay in Mysore.
Day 03: Mysore to Ooty (150 kms / approx. 5 hours)
After breakfast visit Chamundi Hill and Mysore Palace. The interior of Mysore Palace is richly carved, intricate, colorful and architecturally thrilling. Later proceed towards Ooty – also called ‘Queen of hill stations’, capital of Nilgiris district, used to be popular summer and weekend getaway for the Britishers during the colonial days. Lofty mountains, dense forest, sprawling grasslands and miles and miles of tea gardens made this place so popular in southern India. Upon arrival, check-in at the hotel. Overnight in Ooty.
Day 04: Sightseeing in Ooty
After breakfast, proceed for the sightseeing of Ooty. Enjoy a tour to Dodabetta Peak for a spectacular view. In the afternoon, visit the Botanical Gardens and the popular Ooty Lake. Overnight stay in Ooty.
Day 05: Drive from Ooty – Kodaikanal (250 kms / approx. 7 hours)
After breakfast, drive towards Kodaikanal – Centered on a very pretty lake, Kodai rambles up and down hillsides with patches of shola forest, unique to the Western Ghats in South India, and evergreen broadleaf trees such as magnolia, mahogany, myrtle and rhododendron. Another plant specialty around here is the kurinji shrub, whose lilac-blue blossoms only appear every 12 years: next due date 2018. Check-in at the hotel upon arrival, for overnight stay.
Day 06: Sightseeing in Kodaikanal
After breakfast proceed for local tour of Kodaikanal covering - Bryant Park, Coaker's walk, Pillar Rock and Suicide point. In evening, visit Kodai Lake, the man-made star shaped lake, which spreads out over sixty acres. Evening return back to hotel and overnight stay at hotel.
Day 07: Departure from Madurai (135 kms / approx. 3.5 hours)
After breakfast, you will be transferred to Madurai airport for return flight back home.