1.TEA PLANTATION AND TEA FACTORY TOUR

Duration: 2 hours

Rate: 500Rs/pp + 600Rs/vehicle hire.

Take a guided tour around Farview Tea Plantation. Discover where tea comes from and how to pick the perfect leaf. Learn about the entire process and meet the ladies who very carefully handpick every perfect tea leave. Have your photo taken with the tea pluckers and we can even dress you up like one of them for an unforgettable photo. Enjoy a freshly brewed Farview cup of tea and biscuits. Then visit a tea factory where you can see the full process of drying the tea leaf. Please let us know if you are interested in this package as we require advance notice to book the Tea Factory tour. *includes admission to the Tea Factory.

2.TREKKING IN THE RESERVED FOREST

Duration and Rate: Based on location and length.

The Nilgiri Blue Mountains are a trekker's paradise. Landscaped by nature, the hills are filled with amazing fauna and flora. There are so many different paths that can be taken on a trek. Around every corner awaits the thrill, excitement and adventure of seeing and enjoying nature in all of its beauty and splendor. In order to do a trek in the reserved forest you first have to get permission from the forest authorities. The time and trek will be determined by your guide. Please contact Farview Mountain Resort Villas for more information.

3.GOLFING TRIP

Duration: 6 hours

Cost: 1500Rs/pp*+ 2200Rs/vehicle hire.

18 hole game included Your chauffeur will arrive to take you to The Ooty Golf Course between 6:30am and noon. Experience a fantastic 18 hole Golf Course in the most picturesque Mountain setting. Where else can you experience taking a bunker shot next to a sleeping wild boar? Sheep and cows are amongst the many hazards that you will have to face while moving through this challenging and ever changing landscape. Enjoy a break on the 9th hole with a selection of snacks and beverages. Golfing is available on most days although there are some restrictions due to tournaments…please let us know in advance which day you would like to go golfing.
*Please let us know if you require a Caddy (approx. 300Rs/per Caddy) or golf clubs (100Rs/set) as these are not included and need to be arranged.
Meals and beverages not included.

4.SHOPPING IN COIMBATORE

Duration: full day

Rate: 600Rs/pp* + 3000Rs/vehicle hire.

A perfect full day shopping trip to the city! Your Chauffeur will pick you up at 8am. You will take a scenic road down to Coimbatore which will take approximately 2 hours. Once in the city there is so much shopping to do. The first stop is Chennai Silks where you can purchase the most beautiful silks that India has to offer. Across the street is a Crafts shop where you can find unique souvenirs from all over India. In the afternoon, stop to enjoy a nice lunch at THE TAJ Hotel. Ready for more shopping? Visit Josco’s to pick up a stunning piece of jewelry and just in case you missed something, shop at the newly built 4 story Brookbond Mall for your all around shopping needs.
*Meals not included

5.SPA TREATMENT

Duration: 2.5 hours

Cost: 500Rs/pp*+600/vehicle hire

Your Chauffeur will pick you up and drive you 10 minutes away to a spa in Kotagiri. Here you can choose the massage treatment that you would most enjoy and then prepare to be pampered. Upon your arrival at your villa, you will be greeted by a refreshing drink and fruit plate. Your Jacuzzi tub will await you and the room will be set with candle lights and aromatic essence. Relax and enjoy!
*price of massage not included.

6.SUNRISE AT KODANAD VIEW POINT

Duration: 2 hours

Rate: 200Rs/pp + 1000 Rs/vehicle hire.

Your Chauffeur will arrive to take you sightseeing at 5:30 am*.
After 20 minutes, you will arrive at the famous Kodanad View Point where you can enjoy a hot beverage of your choice. Take in the breathtaking beauty (weather permitting) of Rangaswamy Peak and Pillar, the green carpeted paddy fields of Thengumarahada Village, the Mysore border, the Moyar River and Waterfall, the Bhavanisagar Dam's Reservoir and the numerous surrounding Tea Estates. Your journey will take you through many small and quaint villages and you can stop to take a look at a traditional TODA temple.
*This tour can be arranged for any time of the day.

7.DAYTRIP AROUND KOTAGIRI

Duration: 4 hours

Price: 300Rs/pp + 1500Rs/vehicle hire.

Your Chauffeur will arrive to take you sightseeing at 9 am or 2 pm. Your first stop will be to the beautiful ‘Catherine Falls’, a 250 foot waterfall. From there you will travel to the small town of Kotagiri where you can visit the market place and other small shops. You can also stroll through the charming Neru Park . Next, you will visit an ancient TODA Temple and then onto the famous Kodanad View Point, where, if weather permits, you can see the stunning Rangaswamy Peak and Pillar.

8.DAY TRIP TO COONOOR

Duration: 6-7 hours

Rate: 400Rs/pp* + 2400Rs/vehicle hire.

Your Chauffeur will arrive to take you sightseeing at 9 am. You will drive through the town of Kotagiri and many other small and quaint Villages. Be sure to stop and take a photo of Crocodile Mountain along the way. Your first stop will be Sim’s Park, a beautiful botanical garden. Next you will drive to Lamb’s Rock and Dolphin’s nose where you can take lovely photos of the Nilgiris from different vantage points. Along this route you will also see ‘Lady Canning’s seat’, the figure of a Woman in the Mountain. If you are interested in purchasing hand embroidery in petit point, there is a charming shop called Needle Craft that you should visit. From there you can stop for a delicious lunch at The Gateway Hotel. If you would like to do some shopping, you can visit Variety Hall for silks and clothing, the local market for fresh fruits and vegetables or visit Tulsi Mall where you can purchase a variety of different goods. Extra Cost: Toy Train. It is possible to experience the area around Coonoor while taking a ride on the local toy train. This train connects Coonoor with other hill stations that are located in the Nilgiri Hills. This train ride provides some breathtaking views of the Nilgiri hills.

9.DAY TRIP TO OOTY

Duration: 7-8 hours

Rate: 500Rs/pp* + 2400Rs/vehicle hire.

Your Chauffeur will arrive to take you sightseeing at 9am. You will drive through the town of Kotagiri and many other small and quaint Villages. Be sure to stop and take a photo of Crocodile Mountain along the way. Your first stop will be Doddabetta view point, the highest point in Tamil Nadu. From there you will visit the Botanical Gardens where you call spend hours exploring the beautiful surroundings. By this time you should have worked up a good appetite, you can dine at one of the many different restaurants in Ooty. Care to do some shopping? There are so many shops to choose from to find the perfect souvenir, antique, jewelry or silk garment.
*meals and entrance fees not included.