7 days in Ooty (Udhagamandalam), Tiruchirappalli & Chennai Itinerary

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Ooty (Udhagamandalam)
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Tiruchirappalli
— 2 nights
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Chennai
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Ooty (Udhagamandalam) — 2 nights

Queen of Hill Stations

Tea gardens and eucalyptus trees scent the air of the fields surrounding Ooty, a popular summer tourism destination up in the hills.
On the 1st (Thu), examine the collection at Tea Museum, then take in the awesome beauty at Doddabetta Peak, then take in nature's colorful creations at Government Botanical Garden, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Ooty Lake. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Wenlock Downs 9th Mile Shooting Point, then contemplate the waterfront views at Pykara Lake, and then admire the natural beauty at Government Rose Garden.

To see photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Ooty (Udhagamandalam) trip builder website.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Ooty (Udhagamandalam). In April, daily temperatures in Ooty (Udhagamandalam) can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can drive to Tiruchirappalli.
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Parks · Nature · Museums
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Tiruchirappalli — 2 nights

Rockfort City

Located in the center of the state, the ancient city of Tiruchirappalli--or Trichy/Tiruchi as it is more commonly known--remains rich in Tamil culture.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Arulmigu Mariamman Temple, steep yourself in history at Jambukeswarar Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Lourdes Church, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Vekkali Amman Temple. On the next day, make a short side trip with South India Tours and Travels, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple, and then don't miss a visit to Ayyanar Temple.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Tiruchirappalli holiday planning site.

Traveling by car from Ooty (Udhagamandalam) to Tiruchirappalli takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of taxi and flight. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Ooty (Udhagamandalam) in April: high temperatures in Tiruchirappalli hover around 45°C and lows are around 31°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can fly to Chennai.
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Historic Sites · Tours
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Chennai — 2 nights

Detroit of South Asia

Chennai, a city hailed for its vibrant atmosphere and historic attractions, remains one of the most visited places in India.
Your list of things to see and do now includes VGP Snow Kingdom, San Thome Church, Besant Nagar Beach, and other attractions. There's much more to do: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, buy something for everyone on your list at Express Avenue Mall, take in the spiritual surroundings of Vadapalani Murugan Temple, and shop like a local with T Nagar, Ranganathan Street.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Chennai trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Tiruchirappalli to Chennai takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. While traveling from Tiruchirappalli, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Chennai, ranging from highs of 42°C to lows of 30°C.
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Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
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