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Introduction

Ooty, also known as Ootacamund, is the Queen of hill stations and the capital of Nilgiris district. It is one of the most popular tourist resorts in India. Ooty is also a land of picturesque picnic spots. This place used to be popular summer and weekend getaway for the Britishers during the colonial days. It is situated at an altitude of 2,240 mt above sea level.

Attractions

History & Culture

  • Droog Fort, Coonoor
  • Government Museum & Art Gallery

Nature

  • Avalanche Valley
  • Bellikkal Lake, Bellikkal
  • Bison Valley, Bellikkal
  • Dolphin's Nose, Coonoor

Wildlife

  • Mukerti National Park and Lake
  • Sanctuary Avalanche

Religious

  • Holy Trinity Church
  • St. Stephen's Church

Adventure

  • Trekking

Fun & Entertainment

  • Main Bazaar
  • Wellington's Golf Course, Coonoor
  • Toy Train

Miscellaneous

  • Kotagiri, Coonoor

How to reach

Coimbatore to Ooty 72 km  
Kochi to Ooty 258 km  
Bangalore to Ooty 268 km  
Mangalore to Ooty 397 km  
Chennai to Ooty 513 km

Weather

Best Season / Best time to visit Ooty

Ooty is a destination that can be visited all through the year. Summers are quite pleasant, winters are cool, and monsoons are beautiful. However, the best time for visiting Ooty is from October to June.

  • Winters(November to January)are very pleasant and cool with minimum touching 5°C. November is peak tourist season and winters months are good for indulging in all types of tourist activities.
  • Summers (March to May) have an average temperature in the range 15°C to 20°C. This time is ideal for sightseeing and other tourist activities.
  • Monsoons ( June to September ) offers good rainfall, especially the months of July and August, interrupting outdoor activities but scenic lovers can enjoy the green fresh look and the more picturesque side of the place in monsoon season.
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