Highlights of South India

Overview

Plan a tour to Deccan Plateau, visiting the iconic destinations of South Indian State, Karnataka. Your travel from Bangalore to Mysore, Coorg, Ooty and Kodaikanal is the ideal option to give a magical touch to your holidays.

Itinerary - 7 Nights 8 Days | KNLTBLR047

Upon your arrival at Bangaluru, our representative from South Tourism will rececive and assist you for your onward journey to Mysuru, the erstwhile capital of Deccan Kings.On your way to Mysuru, stop at Srirengapatna to visit Renganathaswamy temple,one of the FIVE Pancharanga Kshetras along the banks of River Cauvery where the presiding deity Lord Renganatha will be in the reclining posture and the four other shrines being in Srirangam, Koviladi, Mayiladudurai and Sirkazhi, all in Tamilnadu. Srirangapatna is also called Adhi Renga Kshetram, correlating to the origin of River Cauvery in this region. After vsiiting Srirengapatna temple, visit the fort,palace and palace owned by the Veteran King Tippu Sultan and proceed to Mysuru. After checking in and relaxing a while in the hotel, visit the popular Brindavan Garden attracting large number of tourists round the year. Overnight stay at Mysuru.

Post breakfast, check out from hotel and pay a visit to the popular Chamundeeswari temple and most gorgeously constructed Mysore Palace. Marvel the architectural elegance of this wonderful building, the official residence of the Mysore Royal Family. After visiting Mysore Palace, start your drive to Coorg or Kodagu, an enthralling tourist destination in Karnataka. En route to Coorg, visit Namdroling Monastery, called as the Golden Temple situated in Bylakuppe, the second largest Tibetan settlement in India. Get yourself soaked in the silent beauty of this Buddhist Monastery and the youngest Buddhist monks will surprise you for sure. Also visit Cauvery Nisarghadhama, a popular holiday destination in Karnataka.You can access this beautiful island via a rope bridge and witness the dense network fo Sandalwood, bamboo and teak trees. Elephant riding and treetop cottages are the prominent attractions here. Resume your journey to Coorg. After checking into the hotel, rest of the day is at your leisure. Overnight stay at Coorg.

This day is for visiting the scenic locations of Coorg. Get drenched in the beauty of mysty morning and start to Omkareswarar Temple. Then proceed to Abbey Falls, located amidst lush green coffee plantations owned by an individual. You can access here using a hanging bridge.After thoroughly enjoying here, resume to Madikeri Fort, Museum, Raja Seat and Museum to know more about the history of Deccan Plateau. Return to hotel and after relaxing for a while, the time is at your disposal to stroll along shopping region where you can opt to get some homemade wines of different flavours. Overnight Stay at Coorg.

After an early breakfast, start your drive to Ooty, the "Queen of Hill Stations". On the way, visit the Dubare Elephant Camp, where you can take part in bathing and feeding of the giant mammals.Also visit Mudumalai wildlife sanctuary, Pykara River and shooting Point. Check into the hotel at Ooty and rest of the day is at your leisure. Overnight stay at Ooty.

This day is for experiencing the beauty of Ooty. Post breakfast, start to visit Botanical Garden, the iconic location of Ooty. The fossil trees, glass house, model house of tribal Todas are some of the popular attractions here. Proceed to Rose Garden, where you can witness unique varieties of roses you would probably have never seen before. Also visit St.Stephan Church, Tea Factory & Museum, Thread Garden and Stone House, the interest locations in Ooty. Overnight stay at Ooty.

Post breakfast, start your onward journey to Kodaikanal, the Princess of Hill Stations. Enroute, visit Dodda Betta, the highest mountain in Nilgiris Mountain Range. Also visit some of the popular tourist locations like SIMS Park, Lamb Rock, Dolphin's Nose, before resuming your drive to Kodaikanal. Check into the hotel and rest of the day is at your leisure. Overnight stay in Kodaikanal.

Kodaikanal is one of the most pleasant locations to explore attracting everyone with its tranquil and scenic ambiance. Start your day visiting the Observatory. Proceed to Pine forest, one of the exquisite locations of Kodaikanal. Also visit Moir Point from where you can have panoramic view of region around. Walk on Coakers Walk, the man made walking track on mountain stretching for one kilometre. Post Lunch, you can visit few other attractions like Bryant Park, Chettiyar Parka and Kurinji Andavar Temple before returning to hotel. Overnight stay at Kodaikanal

Post breakfast, start your drive to Coimbatore. On the way, if time permits, visit Silver Cascade Falls. Our representative will assist you for a smoothe departure in Coimbatore Airport based on your schedule. Tour ends with beautiful memories !

• Arrival and Departure assistance at the Airport/Railway station
• Daily Buffet Breakfast at Hotels
• Air conditioned Vehicles for all Transfers & Sight seeing as per the itinerary
• Accommodation on Double Sharing Basis
• All expenses related to vehicle inclusive of Toll, fuel, parking.
• All government related taxes

• Flight / Train Fare / Darshan tickets
• Guide and Entrance Fee at the monuments and sight seeing sight seeing
• Lunch & Dinner at all destinations
• Any personal expenses such as telephone, laundry bills etc
• Any additional activities
• Package price does not include Gala dinner charges applicable on Christmas and New Year\'s Eve

FAQ for Highlights of South India

South Tourism specializes in offering tailor made tour packages. The tour plans suggested can be customized based on your interests and requirements. Our tour planners well versed in crafting tour packages will assist you for the same. In case of any changes in the fixed tour plans to be made kindly reach us at [email protected]

Most of the drivers in South Tourism have been with us for more than a decade. They speak English and many of them are able to manage communications in Hindi also. We call our drivers as “Captains” and they do give their best. Our captains are experts in the routes they are assigned and they can give you value added information whenever required.

No such cases with our clients has been reported so far all these years. We at South Tourism have our own large fleet of vehicles ranging from Sedans to Coaches and Large Coaches. None of the vehicles in the fleet is more than three years old. All the vehicles are well maintained and air conditioned following the norms enforced by the Government from time to time. Every client of South Tourism is assured of a hassle free travel throughout their tour with us.

Generally, while booking a tour with us, every client can choose the hotel from the list of options displayed. Based on your choice, the hotel bookings will be done. Any amendments in that can be clarified with the tour planner directly after the bookings are made.

Our expert team of customer care division in every region of South Tourism will be the ideal persons to fix the issues during your tour with us. Whenever required, the customer care executive will escalate the issue to the other expert in the team to get it fixed at the earliest possibility.

Twin Sharing is two single beds in a room. Whereas, Double Sharing is either a King Sized or Queen Sized bed which can accommodate two adults. Based on your requirements, either of them can be availed.