Ooty, as well accepted as Ootacamund, is the Queen of hill stations and the capital of Nilgiris district. It is one of the most accepted traveler resorts in India. Ooty is as well a land of arresting grill spots. This abode acclimated to be accepted summer and weekend break for the Britishers during the colonial days. It is anchored at a distance of 2,240 meter aloft sea level.
An added allure for the tourists is the mountain train adventure on a ratchet and adhere track which commences from Kallar, abreast Mettupalayam and wends its way through abounding amazing curves, aflutter tunnels and chugs forth beside deep ravines abounding of blooming vegetation, gurgling streams and tea gardens.
One can witness an astonishing change in vegetation, as one goes from Kallar to Coonoor. The enactment of abundant tea estates fabricated Ooty famous. Lofty mountains, close forest, sprawling grasslands and vast expanse of exotic tea gardens welcome the travelers on most routes.
The special features of this splendid hill town is its annual Tea and Tourism festival attracts in intense number to visit this place and as well have a great moment. The elegant ambiance is so captivating that it invites numerous vacationers to enjoy a mesmerizing holiday along with the Mother Nature while sating close to huge and magnificent landscape.
Ooty has blooming vegetations and admirable tea land and accomplished pine and eucalyptus trees, which accumulate acceptable the adorableness of the place. Several areas are preserved like that of sanctuary so as to conserve the adorableness of the nature and avoid afterlife of the assorted animals.
Some of the prime tourist attractions which truly entices the vacationers from all over the globe here in Ooty are as listed below:
Droog Fort, Coonoor - Droog Fort is amid in the area surrounding Coonoor. Getting to this fort does yield some physical action since trekking have to be undertaken to get there, but the tough task is absolutely very worth it. This old and worn out fort is amid 6,000 feet aloft the plains.
The Government Museum, Mysore Road, Udhagamandalam has items of affiliated objects, districts ecological deatails and adumbrative sculptural arts and crafts of Tamil Nadu. It is anchored about 2 Km, from Udhagamandalam in the capital Mysore road. It has assorted collections of abreast paintings and fascinating sculptures from entire part of India.3
Avalanche Valley, Bison Valley Bellikkal, Bellikkal Lake, Catherine Falls, Coonoor, Doddabetta Peak and many alike easily allure the vacationers from in the wonderful hill town of Ooty. Ooty is a destination that can be visited all through the year. Summers are absolutely pleasant, winters are cool, and monsoons are beautiful. However, the best time for visiting Ooty is from October to June.
Ooty is actual adorable in all seasons, winters can be freezing with ice forming. Flower shows during February - March allure abounding tourists. Ooty celebrates New Year, especially in hotels, with abundant enthusiasts and cultural shows. The abode can be visited all through the year befitting off the monsoon.
The closest airport to Ooty is amid in Coimbatore. The hill station is at an ambit of about 98 kilometers from the Coimbatore Airport. The airport is affiliated to Bangalore, Chennai, Mumbai and Cochin by Indian Airlines flights. In order to reach Ooty from the airport, one has to hire an auto or a bus to reach Ooty. The hill station of Ooty has a railway station of its own. It is alleged the Udhagamandalam railway station and can be accomplished by The Nilgiri Mountain Railway (a.k.a. Toy Train) from Mettupalayam. Though the toy train is very slow but its worth to travel as one can enjoy the enigmatic beauty of Ooty and its surroundings. The major railway station to Ooty is Mettupalayam which is around 52km.
Ooty is as well affiliated to all the adjacent towns and cities by acceptable roads. The acropolis base connects to assorted added important cities of South India like Chennai, Bangalore, Mysore, Coimbatore, etc. The road to Ooty from Coimbatore is accepted for its breathtaking beauty. As Ooty is amid on NH 67 several day-tripper buses and taxis drive actuality after any hassle.