Trips and Itineraries for Mettupalayam
Best Way to Enjoy OOTY..Nilgiris
Kodanad! - A serene hilltop on Nilgiris range
Top Places To Visit in Mettupalayam 2 Spots
Mettupalayam Railway Station
You can reach OOTY by road or by Train from Benguluru side or from Mettupalyam side in Tamil Nadu. I booked from irctc.co.in for the Toy Train ride from Mettupalayam[ MTP] to Udhagamandalam[UDM] 5 months in Advance .The first class fare was around 250.00 per head and we booked for both.We reached Coimbatore by evening flight from Hyderabad to Coimbatore and took a cab to mettupalayam and we paid Rs 1000.00 .It was 1 hour drive. We reached Mettupalayam late night around 1030 hrs. You do not get South Indian Meals anywhere.Best is enroute to mettupalayam you have Sarvana Bhavan , have your dinner there. We booked a hotel in Mettupalyam close to Railway station and we woke up around 0500 hrs refreshed ourselves and were ready to take the Toy Train which starts exactly at 0700 hrs. Luckily we got the window seats. The Amazing 5 and half hour ride to Ooty began ...
Weekend Getaways from Mettupalayam
200 Kms from Mettupalayam
Best time to visit - January,February,March,April,May,June,October,November,December
Bangalore or Bengaluru, also known as the Silicon valley of India, will greet you with dreamy weather, Carnatic fusion melodies, a signature breakfast of masala dosa and filter coffee, and notorious traffic. Bangalore serves as a comfortable cohabitation of tradition and modernisation that can be seen throughout the places to visit in the city, with throngs of vibrant Kannada temples coexisting with budding start-ups. Travel to Bangalore city for the lively cafes, quirky shops and a fascinating contemporary culture. Visit classic attractions such as the Bangalore castle known for its Tudor-style architecture and Tipu Sultan’s summer palace that dates back to the 17th century. To get your art fix in Bengaluru, you could head to the fascinating Venkatappa Art Gallery. One of the more popular things to do in Bangalore city is to take a walk through the green spaces of the 19th century old Cubbon Park, that were once the reason why Bangalore was known as the Garden City. Bengaluru’s Vidhana Soudha, the Neo-Dravidian granite palace is also must visit places for the architecture aficionados. Tourists can head to Bengaluru’s much revered Mavalli Tiffin Rooms (MTR), for authentic south Indian food and Toit’s, the brick-walled microbrewery for a cold beer.