Ooty: A Heaven at a Hill
Whenever you are talking about hill stations then, undoubtedly Ooty will be the first name popping up in the mind instantly. Located in Nilgiri Hills, Ooty is one of the best options to live apart from city’s busy life.
natural beauty, lakes, views from the hill, ride of one of the oldest toy train, few silent moment at the peak of a hill and lot much more. These are something that can always drive you crazy.
What to See:
There are some of the most ravishing and attractive places and things of the world, which exist in Ooty only. Let’s have a look:
• Botanical Gardens
• Rose Garden
• St. Stephan’s Church
• St. Thomas Church
• Ooty Lake
• Deer Park
• Pykara River
• KamarajSagar Dam
• Mudumalai National Park
• Toda Huts, etc.
Some things that are going to interest you:
Well, when you are all set to take a look at this amazing place called Ooty then, have a brief visit at some interesting fact about Ooty:
The Central Rose Garden, Ooty is the largest rose garden of India that too located at an altitude of 2200 metres. You will be amazed to know that this garden comprises of more than 20000 of diversified varieties of roses. That means, all those variations of roses can be found here, which you would have hardly imagined about or even can’t imagine.
When you will visit Botanical Garden, don’t forget to see a 20- Million year aged fossilized tree. That is quite interesting.
Furthermore, do take a ride on UNESCO World Heritage Nilgiri Mountain Railway, which is a remarkable experience.
How to Reach Ooty:
By Road: Being located on NH67, Ooty is properly connected with rest of the country. You can take any way either public or private transport to arrive at Ooty.
By Rail: Ooty Railway Station is the easiest medium to reach Ooty. You can take trains from various cities like, Delhi, Chennai, Lucknow, Coimbatore, etc. to arrive at here.
By Air: The nearest airport to Ooty is Coimbatore International Airport at distance of approx. 95 Kilometres that connects Ooty from various major cities of the country as well as the world.