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To plan a trip to Ooty, write a mail to holidays@holidaycooker.com

To plan a trip to Ooty, write a mail to holidays@holidaycooker.com

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  • 1. Ooty
    Information & Images
  • 2. About Ooty
    Ooty is a popular hill station located in Nilgiri Hills in Tamil Nadu, officially known as Udhagamandalam
    The landscape is marked by rolling hills covered with dense vegetation, smaller hills and plateaus covered with tea gardens, and eucalyptus trees
    Many portions of the hills are preserved as natural reserve forests, and special permits will be needed to camp in non-camp sites
    Ooty is not the destination in itself, as much as it is the focal point of attraction.
  • 3. Location
    The Coimbatore airport is the closest to the hills at 3½ hours by road
    Ooty can be reached by toy train (The Nilgiri Mountain Railway) from Mettupalayam
    Distance from Ooty to various cities:
    Coonoor (17 km)
    Coorg (225 km)
    Kodaikanal (236 km)
    Munnar (282 km)
    Bangalore (297 km)
  • 4. Weather & Best time to visit Ooty
    Summer – Max: 25°C, Min: 10°C;
    Winter – Max: 21°C, Min: 5°C
    The best season to visit Ooty is from February to May and September to November, although it can be visited any time of the year
  • 5. What to See/Do in Ooty
    Botanical Gardens
    Doddabetta peak
    Ooty Rose gardens
    Wax World - (Wax Museum)
    Sims Park (Coonoor)
    The Tea Factory
    Boating at Pykara
    Falls at Pykara
    Historical Dam with Power station at Pykara
    Hidden Valley
    Echo Rock
  • 6. How To Reach
    By Air
    Coimbatore is the nearest airport
    By Train
    Mettupalayam, ~47 km away from Ooty, is the nearest major railway station
    Toy trains from Mettupalayam to Ooty
    By Road
    From Mysore, Bangalore, Madurai, and Kanyakumari
  • 7. Distance From Relevant Cities
    Coimbatore 100 Kms
    Bangalore 273 Kms
    Chennai 550 Kms
    All distances are approximate
  • 8. Doddabetta peak
    Image courtesy: Pratheept2000, Wikipedia
  • 9. Pykara Falls
    Image courtesy: Pratheept2000, Wikipedia
  • 10. Emerald Lake
    Image courtesy: L.vivian.richard, Wikipedia
  • 11. Fernhill Palace
    Image courtesy: hpshimla.nic.in
  • 12. Toy Train, Ooty
    Image courtesy: AHEMSLTD, Wikipedia
  • 13. Tea Plantations
    Image courtesy: Harrieta171, Wikipedia
  • 14. Toda Hut
    Image courtesy: Lycaon, Wikipedia
  • 15. Ooty Lake
    Image courtesy: L.vivian.richard, Wikipedia
  • 16. Ooty Town
    Image courtesy: Qwerbgmnb, Wikipedia
  • 17. Republic Day Celebration
    Pykara Lake
    Republic Day Celebration
    Image courtesy: Qwerbgmnb, Wikipedia
  • 18. Botanical Gardens
    Image courtesy: Qwerbgmnb, Wikipedia
  • 19. Thanks!Team HolidayCooker
    To plan a tour to Ooty, send an email with your requirements to holidays@holidaycooker.com