Masinagudi is a small town near Ooty. It is located in 30 kms away from Ooty town on the Mysore road. The place is close to the Mudumalai and Bandipur on either sides. In recent times Masinagudi become very popular for its wildlife safari. Wildlife tourism is the major source of income for the areas near Masinagudi. Masinagudi become famous for nigh safaris into the jungle. People from near by cities like Bangalore, Mysore, Coimbatore and wayanad come here for weekends to enjoy nature. Apart from wildlife and jungle there are places like moyar river, Kallatty falls and elephant feeding camp are there to see and enjoy.
Masinagudi also has some great accommodation options for the visitors. There are resorts, cottages and jungle huts are there to offer options for the stay. Staying in the Masinagudi jungle and enjoy the wildlife is once in a life time experience. Masinagudi is the prefered destination for corporate tours and team building events. Many companies from Bangalore prefer Masinagudi because it is near and offer budget packages for accommodation and safaris.
People come here to sight wild animals during safaris. Wild animals like Tiger, Leopard, Elephants, Wild dogs, Sloth bears, Jackals, Deers and Monkeys are found large in number. Though the night safaris are risky people prefer to enjoy this trips. Recently government has banned private night safaris inside the jungle. Government is offering jeep safari and elephant safari in the near by Mudumalai National Park.
Masinagudi is 230kms away from Bangalore and around 120kms from Mysore. Also the kerala town wayanad is 90 kms away from Masinagudi. Masinagudi is well connected with roads from all the near by states of Tamilnadu, Karnataka and Kerala. It is one of the special place for Nature lovers, wildlife photographers and wildlife enthusiasts. Travel companies and online travel agencies offering great packages to visit Masinagudi. One of the places to visit on 2014.
Places to stay Near Masinagudi
Masinagudi - 643 223
Reservations [Bangalore] *: +91 98450 44322
Office Landline [Bangalore]: +91 80-2572 4180
Nilgiris - 643 223.
Tamil Nadu, India.
+91 9787 633433
+91 423 2526463
Safari Land Farm and guest house
De ROCK- Jungle Living
4/126D, Bokkapuram, Masinagudi
Niligiris District- Pin-643223
Northern Hay Estate,
Singara Post, Masinagudi Village,
The Nilgiris 643229,
Tamil Nadu, India.
080 3075 2575