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Planning a trip to Ooty, Tamil Nadu, India

14th May to 19th May, 2024Budget Friendly Flight
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Estimated Budget
for the Trip
INR 48,000 - 57,400View Breakdown

Things to do in Ooty in May

Day 1 - Tuesday 14th, May
morning -

Arrival at Coimbatore International Airport and transfer to Ooty

afternoon -

Check-in at the hotel and have a relaxed lunch at the hotel restaurant or nearby local eatery

evening -

Take a stroll at Ooty Lake and enjoy the serene surroundings

Day 2 - Wednesday 15th, May
morning -

Visit the Government Botanical Garden to see a diverse range of flora

afternoon -

Lunch at Adyar Ananda Bhavan for some delicious South Indian vegetarian food

evening -

Take a ride on the Nilgiri Mountain Railway (Toy Train) for a scenic experience

Day 3 - Thursday 16th, May
morning -

Explore the scenic landscapes at Ooty Rose Garden

afternoon -

Indulge in some local snacks at Shinkow's Chinese Restaurant for a quick bite

evening -

Visit the Tribal Museum to learn about the indigenous culture and heritage of the Nilgiri tribes

Day 4 - Friday 17th, May
morning -

Embark on a trek to Doddabetta Peak for breathtaking panoramic views

afternoon -

Lunch at Sidewalk Cafe for a casual dining experience

evening -

Relax at the Ooty Tea Factory and Museum and taste some locally produced tea

Day 5 - Saturday 18th, May
morning -

Enjoy a scenic drive to Pykara Lake and Pykara Falls for some nature sightseeing

afternoon -

Lunch at A2B - Adyar Ananda Bhavan for scrumptious South Indian cuisine

evening -

Explore the local markets at Charing Cross for some souvenir shopping

Day 6 - Sunday 19th, May
morning -

Visit the historical St. Stephen's Church for some quiet reflection and sightseeing

afternoon -

Lunch at Nahar's Sidewalk Cafe for a delightful dining experience

evening -

Relax and stroll at the Botanical Gardens at the foothills of the Doddabetta Peak

Day 7 - Monday 20th, May
morning -

Check-out from the hotel and transfer to Coimbatore International Airport for return flights to Pune

Weather in Ooty in Invalid date
Avg Temp12°C to 28°C
Chance of Rain30%

May in Ooty typically brings pleasant weather with a mix of sunshine and 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 3-4 breathable, moisture-wicking T-shirts in light colors to stay cool.

Shirts or Blouses -

Pack 2-3 lightweight, long-sleeved shirts or blouses for layering and sun protection.

Pants or Shorts -

Pack 2 pairs of comfortable, lightweight pants or shorts that can be dressed up or down.

Sweatshirt or Jacket -

Pack a light sweatshirt or jacket for evenings or cooler weather.

Comfortable Walking Shoes -

Pack a pair of comfortable walking shoes for exploring the town and nearby trails.


Sunglasses -

Pack sunglasses to protect your eyes from the sun.

Hat -

Pack a wide-brimmed hat for sun protection.

Scarf or Bandana -

Pack a scarf or bandana for warmth or as a sun cover-up.

Small Umbrella -

Pack a small umbrella in case of unexpected rain.

Reusable Water Bottle -

Pack a reusable water bottle to stay hydrated.

Essentials & Must Haves

Passport and Visa (if required) -

Ensure your passport and visa (if required) are valid.

Travel Documents -

Keep copies of important travel documents, such as flight tickets and hotel reservations.

Cash and Credit/Debit Cards -

Carry a mix of local currency, credit, and debit cards.

First Aid Kit -

Pack a small first aid kit with basic medical supplies.

Toiletries -

Pack essential toiletries such as toothpaste, toothbrush, shampoo, conditioner, soap, and deodorant.

Good to have

Camera -

Capture your memories with a camera or smartphone.

Binoculars -

For wildlife viewing or scenic lookouts.

Guidebook or Map -

For exploring the town and nearby attractions.

Travel Towel -

For drying off after swimming or showering.

Travel Adapter -

If your devices use different plugs than India.


Smartphone -

For communication, navigation, and photography.

Portable Charger -

To keep your devices powered up.

Headphones or Earbuds -

For listening to music or podcasts.

Travel Speaker -

For enjoying music with friends or for ambiance.

GoPro or Action Camera (optional) -

For capturing adventure activities.

Good to Knows

Payment Options -

Cash, credit cards, and debit cards are widely accepted.

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Budget for Ooty, Tamil Nadu, India in May, 2024
  • Budget
  • Tips to Save Money
INR48,000 - 57,400

Approximate Budget Range for your trip.

Travel Expenses Breakdown
Flight Expense
INR 14,000- 16,000
INR 6,000- 7,500
INR 25,000- 30,000
Local Travelling
INR 500- 700
INR 1,500- 2,000
INR 1,000- 1,200
Simple Tips to save money while travelling to Ooty, Tamil Nadu, India
  • Try to book flight tickets in advance to get the best deals
  • Local street food is a great way to experience authentic flavors at a budget-friendly price

*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.