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Passing the Palace

Visiting Ooty via Mysore will not only give you the chance to explore the beautiful palaces of Mysore but also you will help to escape the heavy rush on the highway. The approx distance from Bangalore to Ooty via Mysore Road is 194.4 km, which will take about 4 hours and 30 minutes to visit the destination without any break. 


The journey between Mysore to Ooty is adventurous as well as risky. You will witness a variety of wild animals while going down the road. The whole route comes inside a reserve forest area. Tourists choose to stay at Bandipur for some time to witness the astonishing creation of flora and fauna. But it is advised not to stop anywhere in the reserve forest area. In case, mostly witnessed animals like elephants, come in front of your path, it is advised not to panic, stay calm and wait for them to move from the path. 


After visiting Ooty here is a list of things to do. Toda Huts comes to the first thing to explore in Ooty. The first thing is because when you are planning a trip by road it is obvious to have a look at the local lives also. Explore Toda huts; there is no need to visit any specific place. It is a kind of semi-barrel-shaped hut made of bamboo with thatched roofs, where local tribal people live. 


You can explore the wax world museum. It is situated near Ooty Lake in the Colonial Mansion. The museum has a look-alike wax statue of celebs and politicians from Indian history. It is located on Kothagiri Road. There is an entry fee of INR 20 per person. Tourists are allowed to visit between 9.00 AM to 8.00 PM.

On the bank of Avalanche Lake, one can enjoy Camping, fishing as well as boat riding. The fresh clear water with cloudy sky makes it a perfect spot to stay for camping. You are allowed to put up your tent between 8.00 AM to 6.00 PM. It is located near Emerald Dam.


Nilgiri mountain toy train is the must thing to do after visiting Ooty. The train runs from Mettupalayam to reach Ooty. The entire train journey will offer you to witness deep valleys, picturesque bridges, steep curves, tunnels, and so on. The ride costs an average of INR 100. 


The Botanical Garden in Ooty will be best for those, who have a floral obsession. The garden is spread across 55 hectares and provides to witness over 650 species of flowers and trees. The entire garden is very photogenic. Tourists are allowed to visit the garden between 8.30 AM to 6.30 PM.


Doddabetta Peak is another source from which one can enjoy the stunning sightseeing surrounding the Nilgiri area. The place also has a Telescope House; through it, one can witness the close fantastic views. The peak is also popular for trekking. It is located near Ooty-Kotagiri Road. There is an entry fee of INR 10 per person and you are allowed to visit between 8:30 AM to 6:30 PM.


The village of Pykara is famous for the Pykara waterfall and the Pykara Lake. The whole village gives a heavenly vibe. This spot will not fail to attract you. One can also take speedboat rides, which will cost about INR 60. They start their services from 9:30 AM to 5:30 PM. 


Catherine Waterfall is a perfect spot for those who are photoholics as well as for nature lovers. Tourists also enjoy hiking in the same spot. It is advised to visit the spot between 9 AM to 6:30 PM. 


Emerald Lake is another place in Ooty that makes you feel like heaven. The surroundings are very peaceful and picturesque. It is located near Silent Valley. Tourists are allowed to stay between 6 AM to 5 PM.


Talking about the best time to plan a trip from Bangalore to Ooty is the winter season. The temperature during this month is pleasant but sometimes it falls below 5 ° Celsius also. Ooty welcomes the winter season from October to February. Summer is also a good choice, from March to June Ooty welcomes summer. Both winter and summer are considered the best seasons to visit Ooty, because of the clear and pleasant weather. Ooty witnessed heavy rainfall between July to September. It might disrupt you from sightseeing and exploring the place. 


There are many places to visit in Ooty which can't be described in words. One should visit themselves and explore the pleasant atmosphere of Ooty. Ridobiko solution private limited can help you to explore every place and to do each little thing that you might lose without proper transportation facilities. It has an easy booking and cancellation process. You just need to visit the official website or you can also contact Ridobiko through the number 9971770131. The entire transaction process is secure. You can also earn points on each of your successful transactions. So don't lose the chance to explore the entire Ooty with Ridobiko.


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