The Queen of hills position” –Ooty, is one of the mainly well-liked tourist resorts in India. Situated at an altitude of 2,240 meters in Tamil Nadu, Ooty is a riches trove of perfect usual beauty, replete with picturesque hills, verdant valleys and unparalleled quiet and quiet. Visit the hill place of Ooty to be in close quarters with character and bask in the fine beauty of the district.
How to Reach Ooty City by Air: The nearest airport to Ooty is at Coimbatore – about 88 kms from Ooty. Coimbatore airpot is honestly linked by flights through main cities like Chennai,
Kozhikode, Bangalore and Mumbai
How to Reach Ooty City by Rail: The nearest broad-gauge railway station to Ooty is in Mettupalayam (46 kms) at the foot of the Nilgiri Hills
Ooty’s adjacent main broad-gauge railway junction is at Coimbatore. It is well-connected throughout all chief cities of India.
Present is also the ‘Nilgiri toy train’ which connect Ooty to Mettupalayam and Coonoor, one more well-known hill station. Ooty railway station is just 2kms from the City Center.
Even though toy train is not the greatest method to reach Ooty, the flight appeal remembrance, particularly with the trek organization across high girder bridge, and above picturesque hills before gently meandering throught tunnels and regular tea plantation. The complete journey takes about 41/2 hours.
How to Reach Ooty City by Road: Ooty is fine linked by roads to chief South Indian purpose. Present are usual buses from Bangalore, Mysore, Coimbatore, Calicut, Kanvakumari, Thanjavur, Tirupathi and Cochin.
Ooty lies 535 km from Chennai (via Salem), 89 Km from Coimbatore, and 18 Km from Coonoor (via Gudalur), 155 km from Mysore, 187 km from Bangalore, 281 km from Kochi (via Coimbatore and Palakkad), and 236 km from Kodaikanal (via Coimbatore and Palani).
Famous place in Ooty :
1. Botanical Gardens
2. Ooty Lake
3. Dodabetta Peak
4. Lamb's Rock
5. Kodanadu's View Point
6. Madumalai Wildlife Sanctuary
8. Sim's park.
9. Dolphin's Nose.