km from Ooty. Masinagudi is a picturesque town
located at the foothills of Himalayas. A few
kilometers before Ooty, it is an exotic natural
habitat for wild animals.
The town is historically
significant as it was the capital of the
erstwhile kingdom of Wynad. The name Masinagudi
has been derived from the
masinagudi name of the goddess Masaniamma.
The lush green environs of
Masinagudi are a perfect holiday destination to
beat the heat and enjoy the serene company of
nature. For those who seek adventure there are a
lot of trekking and hiking options available.
Masinagudi is a bunch of hamlets
such as Theppakadu, Bokkapuram which are
clustered with resorts for the hordes of
tourists swarming this tempting natural haven.
Wild animals like elephants,
Indian bison and many others can be sighted in
the dense forests of Masinagudi to catch a
glimpse of wild life in their natural habitat.
The place has some very lovely
resorts well equipped to make your vacations
A fun trip to Masinagudi will
make for a lifetime experience as the natural
beauty of the place is nothing less than
irresistible. There are a number of other
attractive tourist destinations close by
Masinagudi which can be also checked out by the
tourist to make it a wholesome experience.