Ooty is popularly known as "queen of hills" is the only hill destination of South India. Famous for its pleasent weather, lush green tea plantations and ayurveda Ooty has become vey populr tourist spot in the world.
Located in Nilgiri mountains, the district headquarter
town of Udhagamandalam is situated along a beautiful plateau. It is a land of
dreams and a picturesque splendors that pull those who are on their Honeymoon Tours. Ooty tourism promotes various packages like Tamil Nadu Cultural tours, Honeymoon Travel Packages and much more.
Ooty Travel with Tourist Attraction
» Botanical Garden :
Laid out by the Marquis of Tweedale in
1847, the garden is spans over 55 acres. Some of the interesting feature of
the garden are the well maintained lawns, a 20 million year old fossilized
tree, an Italian-style garden bordering, a vast variety of flowering bushes
and fern house with a vast range of ferns and orchids.
The Garden is sheltered by the Horticulture Department of the Government of
Tamil Nadu. The garden flaunts a very wide variety of plants that include
different types of roses, imported shrubs, rare flowering plants etc.
Excursion from Ooty
» Dodabetta Peak :
Situated 10 km from the town, Dodabetta Peak
is the highest point in the district. At a height of 2,623 metres, the top
of the peak is covered by mist most of the time.
» Pykara Falls :
6 km from the bridge on the main road, the
Pykara falls offers breathtaking scenery. The falls are situated 19 kms from
» By Air :
The nearest airport is 100 kms in Coimbatore. And is
this place is connected to all major cities.
» By Road :
Ooty is connected by all weather roads. Chennai
(Madras) 535 Kms. (Via Salem) Coimbatore 89 Kms.
» By Rail :
Major broad gauge railway junction is Coimbatore.
It is connected with all major cities. Mettupalayam serves as a lowland
railhead for Ooty, while Coimbatore is the major rail junction.
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