Day 01 Bangalore, Mysore
Welcome to Bengaluru, the Silicon Valley of India. On arrival at Bengaluru airport or Bengaluru railway station, begin your tour of ‘Images of South India’. You will proceed on a drive to Mysore. En route, visit Srirangapatnam – the Capital of Hyder Ali and his son Tipu Sultan. Arrive Mysore and check into your hotel. In the evening, visit the Brindavan Gardens. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 02: Mysore
This morning proceed on an excursion to visit one of the best preserved Hoysala Temples at Somnathpur. In the afternoon, visit the famous Mysore Palace. The rest of the evening is at leisure to explore the handicraft centres, shopping for silk or sandalwood articles in the local market. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 03: Mysore, Bandipur / Mudumalai
Today you will proceed to Bandipur National Park / Mudumalai Wildlife Sanctuary, where on arrival you will check into your hotel. In the afternoon, enjoy a jungle safari by jeep / elephant. The rest of the evening is at leisure. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 04: Bandipur, Ooty
Today, your picturesque journey continues into the blue Nilgiri Hills as you drive past the steep hills covered with lush green tea and coffee plantations to Ooty, also known as Udhagamandalam “Queen of hill stations” and the capital of Nilgiris district. On arrival, check in to your hotel. The rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 05: Ooty
This morning, you will enjoy a tour of the ‘Queen of the Blue Mountains’, that includes a visit to Dodabetta Peak for a spectacular view. Later, drive to Coonoor and visit Sim’s Park and Dolphin’s Nose Point. In the afternoon, visit the Botanical Garden and walk along the popular Ooty Lake. You can enjoy a boat ride in the Ooty Lake. The rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 06: Ooty, Coimbatore
Today, bid farewell to your ‘Images of South India’ tour as you are transferred to Coimbatore airport or Coimbatore railway station for your onward journey.