Coimbatore is the second largest city of TamilNadu and one of the fastest growing cities in India. Situated at the foot hills of Nilgiris, it is known for its pleasent climate, peaceful atmosphere, cosmopolitan outlook and private enterprise. Coimbatore is also well-known for its exclusive super-speciality hospitals.
Udhagamandalam (Ooty), the capital of Nilgiri district, is popularly known as the "Queen of hill stations' among the tourist circuits. It is situated at a distance of 2 hour journey from Coimbatore. The height of the hills in the Nilgiri range varies between 2280 and 2290 metres, the highest peak being Doddabetta at a height of 2623 metres. Ootys lofty mountains, dense forest, sprawling grasslands and miles and miles of tea gardens greet the patient to their fast recovery.
Kumarakom an unbelievably beautiful paradise of mangrove forests, emerald green paddy fields and coconut groves interspersed with enchanting waterways and canals. Situated on the Vembanad Lake(Kerela), in this small water world you'll come across plenty of traditional country crafts, boats and canoes that will take you into the heart of the scenic lake.
Bangalore is the capital of Karnataka. It is called the Garden City for it's delicate blossoms and greenery that impart a unique beauty to this lovely city. The weather is the city's best feature, with pleasant summers and bearable winters. Nandidurga is 60 kms north of Bangalore is the summer resort called Nandi Hills. Also known as Nandidurga, it was one of the summer retreats. Today of course, it's a hot favourite among Bangaloreans who find this an ideal get-away for weekends.