India tour & travel
 HOME| Himachal Pradesh| Karnataka| Maharashtra| Delhi| Andhra Pradesh| Kerala| Contact us|

Mysore to Ooty package

Mourya hotel at Gundlupet As Ooty is situated at southern part of India, many tourists reach here through Bangalore and Mysore. Mysore is the main place to start towards Ooty. Unless people wish to travel in Southern part of Tamilnadu and Kerala, this is the usual route one can take to enjoy on the way site seeing places which include variety of nature scenic views. The distance between Mysore and Ooty is 160Kms via Gudalur and 130Kms via Kallatty. Daily trip packages are available from Mysore to visit Ooty in various packages. The one day package covers Mysore to Ooty, lake visit at oty, Botanical garden and return to Mysore. There is two days trip also available. The second day, Ooty-Coonoor package is covered.
As per the brochure available from travel agents, the journey from Mysore to Ooty is through, Bandipur Wild life sanctuary, Madhumalai forest, Frog hill, Kallahatti water falls, Ooty tea estates, Ooty city (commercial street), Ooty lake and boating, Ooty Botanical garden and Ooty town shopping.
Below are the details of one day trip from Mysore to Ooty.

Starting at Mysore

Bandipur forest starting Tourists making their arrangements through private vehicles can properly plan to see more visiting places in this route. As per the agents, the trip is supposed to begin at 7.30am but it starts at 8.45am and continues through Nanjangud and Begur. The first break is at Gundlupet which is 60Kms from Mysore for breakfast (tiffin) and refreshments. Gundlupet is the junction point for three states, Karnataka, Kerala and Tamilnadu. Kerala border is just 40Kms to the right of this place. There are shops available at this area selling sandal wood and silk items. Beware of higher costs on these items here. After 8Kms from Gundlupet, people travelling by private vehicle can take right turn at a place called Hangala to visit Gopalaswamy Betta (Hill) which is only 6Kms from here. Excellent view of Madhumalai and Nilgiri forest can be seen and the place is very pleasant. Bandipur wildlife sanctuary begins at 15Kms from Gundlupet. This is the second largest wild life sanctuary in India with 840 Sq Kms of area. The entry fee for Bandipur and Madhu malai forest area is INR 50 (both the forest included) per head. People travelling by package have to pay separately to the agents as this is not included in the standard listing.

Passing through wild life

Forest area road After passing through the Bandipur guest house and cottages, the Karnataka and Tamilnadu states border occurs at kakkanallah. Madhumalai wild life sanctuary starts from here. Next to this check post, there is a junction point at Madhu malai elephant camp. Singara maya river also can be seen at this point. From this point, people can travel towards Ooty either through Gudalur, taking right turn or via Kalhatty continuing straight. Ooty is 67Kms from this junction through Gudlur and 36Kms via Kalahatty.

Ghat section


Next to see is the first village in Tamil Nadu state called Masingudi. Ooty is 30Kms from here. The starting point of Kalhatti ghat area begins after 10Kms from Masinagudi. The ghat section journey is 20Kms with 36 hair pin bends. On the way there are several view points including tea plantation (estates). People travelling by private vehicles have advantages of enjoying these as they can stop their vehicles to their wish. Travel package don't have stoppages at these points. There is only one stop at a tea shop to relax for 5-10 minutes. Before this place, Kalhatti water falls can be seen. Breath taking valley view is available for the entire journey of this 20Kms. While going from Mysore to Ooty, the valley view is more to the right side of the vehicle.

City of Ooty

Kalahatty water falls Moving through Ooty city, people will first reach Ooty lake at about 1.15Pm. One hour time is available for people coming through travel agents to spend time in this lake. Tourists will be dropped at a hotel for lunch (to be paid by tourists only). After the lunch, travellers are dropped at Ooty Botanical garden around 3.30pm. Visitors who are on one day package, have to return by 5.00pm as they will be travelling again towards Mysore. People who have two days trip package, will be dropped here (they shall have more time to enjoy in the garden) and they have to take other means of transportation (by auto richshaw or walk) depending on the hotel to check in which are booked prior to their arrival.
While returning, there will not be any stop until Gundlupet, reaching around 8.00pm. The next stop will be at Mysore around 9.00pm. The returning journey is also in the same route. People can insist on taking the other road via Gudalur as there are some more excellent visiting tourists places. These include, Pykara water falls, dam, shooting spots etc...


SUJIT DALAVI 19-02-2009
visit to Mysore, Ooty by non ac Indica car. we are the family of 2 adults and 2 children below 11. Hotel package may be preferred.
I.metilda01-04-2009
I am from Trichy, this month I am visting ooty and mysore,fist I am coming to trichy to coimbatore to train mid night 1.00 o'clock I will reach coimpatore railway station, I want non a/c indica car tariff and hotel tariff economical rate only. No. of pax 2adult 1 infant and how to reach Mysore. plz help me.

thank u,

with regards,
i.metilda,
alliance travels,
trichy.
A Roy Chowdhury30-09-2009
Dear Operator,
Please send me full details (Include all Breakup rate) of a round trip at your Best price in following conditions :
No. of Heads : 4 Adult
Preferred Car Type : TATA Indica - Non A/c
No of days : 5 Nights/6 Days
Route Map : Bengaluru Rly Stn - Mysore - Kodaikanal - Bengaluru Airport


Thanking very much
A Roy Chowdhury
Dr Manish D Mohekar 20-12-2009
I want to travel from Mysore to Ooty by any govt or pvt bus which can show us all the sight seeings.Please advise appropriate service.
ANILKUMAR30-08-2010
I want to travel from Mysore to Ooty by any govt or pvt bus for 3-4days.Please advise appropriate service.
prakhar 05-10-2010
Dear Operator,
Please send me full details (Include all Breakup rate) of a round trip at your Best price in following conditions :
No. of Heads : 4 Adult
Preferred Car Type : TATA Indica - Non A/c
No of days : 5 Nights/6 Days
Route Map : Bengaluru Rly Stn - Mysore - Kodaikanal - Bengaluru
amarnathchatterjee09-10-2010
visit to Mysore,Ooty from bangalore with sight seeing & hotel acumudetion.Is it possible with volvo bus package? If yes,then what is tarrf.
TARIQ AKHTAR KHAN15-02-2011
i am from delhi,coming by swarna jayanti express.i want to travel mysore to ooty & kodaikanalby a private bus or car which can cover and show us all the sight seeing.i wanna stay1 day each in mysore n ooty in a economical tarrif hotel.so,pls send me the best for round trip. no. of person 2 adult 1 kid
MITESH PATEL18-03-2011
Dear operator,
We 2 family(8 person) from Gujarat visit in May 2011 Bangalore-Maysor-ooty-Banglore, 5 days. By taxi.also want to enjoy toy train. How to plan?which is important places to cover? how is seasons?
kumar21-03-2011
Dear Operator,
Please send me full details (Include all Breakup rate) of a round trip at your Best price in following conditions :
No. of Heads : 4 Adult
Preferred Car Type : TATA Indica - Non A/c & A/c
Schedule : 1 fullDay for Mysore den from Mysore to ooty(next morning) with all sight seeing& 2days in OOTY.
subhodeep Kar29-08-2011
Dear Operator,
Please send me full details (Include all Breakup rate) of a round trip at your Best price in following conditions :
No. of Heads : 2 Adult
Preferred Car Type : TATA Indica - Non A/c & A/c
Schedule : 1 fullDay for Mysore den from Mysore to ooty(next morning) with all sight seeing& 2days in OOTY.
Tour start date : 31st Aug 2011
Jagadish29-08-2011
Dear Operator,
Please send me the details for the below plan. We are 2 adults and planning a start from Mysore on 30th August to ooty. Night stay at ooty and then next day sightseeing and return to mysore. Please send me details as soon as possible.
Nalini20-02-2012
I want to travel from Bangalore to Mysore to Ooty by any govt bus (tour package) which can show us all the sight seeings.
Please advise appropriate service.
Jossy Joseph29-07-2012
I want to travel from cochin to ooty.i will be in my own car.I have total 3 days. starting date29th august.pls advice me and offer good hotel rates and sight seeing rates.
safeer08-08-2012
want to travel from CALICUT TO Mysore by any govt bus (tour package) which can show us all the sight seeings.
Please advise appropriate service
sasmita16-08-2012
I want to travel from Bangalore to Mysore to Ooty by any govt bus (tour package) which can show us all the sight seeings.
Please advise appropriate service.
Ishvarbhai02-08-2013
I want to travel from Bangalore , Mysore, Ooty and kodaikenal by any govt bus (tour package) which can show us all the sight seeings.
Please advise appropriate service.
Post your Experience
Name
Email Phone (Optional)
( not to be displayed) Privacy Policy
CAPTCHA
This question is to prevent automated spam submissions for testing whether you are a human visitor or not. Please enter the answer for this simple math problem.
Math Question 3+1=
Solve this simple math problem and enter the result. E.g. for 1+2, enter 3.
Post your experience at India Travel Forum
Picture Gallery
Ghum Station at Darjeeling Railway
India's highest railway sation at Ghum in Darjeeling Railway
Gaganachukki and Barachukki falls in Shivanasamudram near Mysore
Gaganachukki and Barachukki falls in Shivanasamudram near Mysore
Taj Mahal at Agra
Taj Mahal
Sheikh Saleem Chistis Tomb at Fatehpur Sikri
Sheikh Saleem Chistis Tomb at Fatehpur Sikri
Ross island view from entry side in Andaman
Ross island view from entry side in Andaman
Khandagiri Udayagiri caves
Khandagiri Udayagiri caves
Andaman Island Havelock
Andaman Island Havelock
Sigandur temple gallery Eswara Siva statue Jog Falls Shimoga Agumbe Sunset View point Somnathpura temple  near Mysore Gaganachukki and Barachukki falls in Shivanasamudram near Mysore

UP Karnataka Andhra Pradesh Rajasthan Maharashtra Delhi Kerala Tamilnadu Orissa Sikkim West Bengal Himachal Pradesh Andaman Uttarakhand Goa
Picture Gallery Contact us