Ooty is an adorable and lovely hill station which is cuddled in the Nilgiri Mountains in the Southern part of India. It is usually known by the name of “Queen of Hills”. This place came out into existence in the early time of the 19th Century by the British generals. It is a place of enjoyment and adventure for people both in India and other countries. Since 19th Century the Ooty tourism has increased and expanded a lot. It offers ancient touch of British rule through its British gardens, captivating cottages and colonial streets. The weather of Ooty is terrific. The rainy season may prove to be romantic for honeymoon couples and may be a spoiled idea for others.
There was a tribe known as Todas which was living in this place much time before the British people found Ooty. The British people were responsible for constructing the very initial railway line in this region. In the British Presidency, this place was given the status of “summer capital” of Chennai.
Ooty is famous for its honeymoon packages as it is completely filled with an air of love and romance. The scenic beauty and charm is awesome. Why so? The grasslands stretch till the end of your sight. The place is covered with majestic peaks of the Nilgiri Mountains which are combined with unending lakes and waterfalls. It is an ideal place for love and honeymoon.
The extreme nature lovers can visit the Pykara Falls to explore the galore of Ooty. You can ride in the boathouse in the lake and can also turn towards eating up in the restaurants near by the waterfall. This Ooty Lake is artificial and not natural but still offers ultimate recreational adventures.
If you are thinking of going for Ooty trip then do not forget to visit the Doddabetta peak that is the highest peak of the Nilgiri Mountains. The highlight and most popular site of Ooty is the Botanical Garden. This garden holds great flower show every year. The Elk hills are surrounded by a Rose garden on its slopes offering wide fragrances and hues. The Eucalyptus trees are stretched on miles together in the Wenlock Downs.
All those people who have great interest in exploring the archeology of a specific place must go for the carved temples of the tribes which are native to Ooty. It is a hill station so shopping for local woolen cloths as well as handicrafts is the most marketing feature. Tourists love the home made spices, tea and chocolates available in the Ooty markets. These things are pure and free from artificial elements.
Mini Garden is another astonishing feature which is located 1 km from Ooty. Children will love the amusement park of this garden. Moreover, Tamil Nadu Tourism Department has maintained a snack bar too. You can visit this place anytime between 8 am to 6pm.
Ooty is the place which is easily and conveniently accessible through roads. It is internally connected to major cities of India like Coimbatore, Bangalore, and Chennai. The Ooty trip is incomplete without a ride in the Toy Train which can be taken from the Mettupalayam junction.
You can book hotels in advance for your Ooty tourism from Clear Trip India and make your travel easy with advance booking of hotel or tour package.