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Planning a trip to Ooty, Tamil Nadu, India

3rd May to 5th May, 2024Budget Friendly Road Trip
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INR 20,000 - 26,800View Breakdown

Things to do in Ooty in May

Day 1 - Friday 3rd, May
Morning -

Start the day with a visit to the Government Botanical Gardens, a beautiful and peaceful place with a wide variety of plants and flowers.

Afternoon -

Enjoy a traditional South Indian lunch at Sidewalk Cafe, known for its delicious food and relaxed atmosphere.

Evening -

Take a leisurely stroll around Ooty Lake, where you can enjoy boating and picturesque views of the surrounding mountains.

Day 2 - Saturday 4th, May
Morning -

Drive to Coonoor and visit Sim's Park, a well-maintained botanical garden with a variety of plants, flowers, and trees.

Afternoon -

Indulge in a traditional South Indian thali for lunch at Hotel Shri Annapoorna, known for its authentic flavors and affordable prices.

Evening -

Explore a nearby tea estate such as the Highfield Tea Factory for a guided tour and tasting of fresh local tea.

Day 3 - Sunday 5th, May
Morning -

Head to Pykara Lake and enjoy a serene boat ride surrounded by lush greenery and tranquil waters.

Afternoon -

Savor a picnic lunch at Pykara Waterfalls, a picturesque spot for relaxation and taking in the natural beauty.

Evening -

Visit the Toda Village, known for its unique culture and handicrafts, and interact with the local community to learn about their traditions.

Weather in Ooty in Invalid date
Avg Temp15°C to 25°C
Chance of Rain30%

May in Ooty is generally pleasant with warm days and cool nights. Expect occasional showers. So we are suggesting you pack accordingly.

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Things to Carry on your trip to Ooty

Clothing & Apparel

T-shirts -

Pack light and breathable t-shirts for daytime wear.

Comfortable pants -

Consider packing jeans or khakis for versatility.

Light sweater or jacket -

Temperatures can drop in the evenings, so bring a light layer.


Sunglasses -

Protect your eyes from the sun.

Cap or hat -

Provide shade and keep you comfortable.

Comfortable shoes -

You'll be doing a lot of walking, so choose supportive shoes.

Essentials & Must Haves

Toiletries -

Pack essential toiletries like shampoo, soap, and deodorant.

First aid kit -

Carry a small first aid kit for minor emergencies.

Sunscreen -

Protect your skin from the sun's harmful rays.

Good to have

Travel umbrella -

Prepare for unexpected rain.

Reusable water bottle -

Stay hydrated and save money on bottled water.

Snacks -

Pack non-perishable snacks for the road.


Phone and charger -

Stay connected and charged.

Camera -

Capture memories of your trip.

Travel adapter -

Ensure you can charge your devices if needed.

Good to Knows

Payment Options -

Both cash and cards are widely accepted in Ooty.

Travel Apps in Ooty

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Budget for Ooty, Tamil Nadu, India in May, 2024
  • Budget
  • Tips to Save Money
INR20,000 - 26,800

Approximate Budget Range for your trip.

Travel Expenses Breakdown
INR 6,000- 8,000
INR 2,000- 3,000
INR 6,000- 8,000
local travelling
INR 4,000- 5,000
INR 1,500- 2,000
INR 500- 800
Simple Tips to save money while travelling to Ooty, Tamil Nadu, India
  • Try to book accommodation and flights in advance to get better deals.
  • Opt for local transport options like shared cabs or buses to save on travel costs.

*Disclaimer - Please note that the travel budget suggestions provided by Trip Garuda are generated through AI algorithms based on available data and user input. While we strive for accuracy, these estimates may not reflect real-time pricing or unforeseen expenses. We recommend using these figures as a general guide and encourage you to conduct further research and budgeting based on your specific travel requirements.