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Saturday, December 19, 2009

Travel Destinations Of "Ooty" Tamil Nadu India

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Ooty
also known as Udhagamandalam is the "Queen of hill stations" and the capital of Nilgiris district. It is one of the most popular tourist resorts in India. Nilgiris means "Blue Mountains".


Ooty is one of the best places to experience this sight.Apart from the thriving tourism industry the hill town also thrives on the oil extraction industry, primarily from its eucalyptus trees, and others like lemon grass, geranium, clove and camphor.
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Travel destinations Ooty is all about sight seeing but relaxing. Ironical yet true. A boat ride in the Ooty lake is pretty entertaining.Other major travel destinations and attraction in Ooty are:

Botanical Garden: - These beautiful gardens have different types of roses, imported shrubs, rare flowering plants, Eucalyptus trees and several old trees. One of the main attractions here is the fossilized tree trunk, which is about 20 million yearstravelrainbow_ooty_train old. Major attractions of the festival are the flower shows, the -inspiring and pristine Mother nature.

Ooty Lake:- Built in 1825, the 2.5-km-long Ooty Lake is a place worth visiting. You can go for boating and fishing in this lake. For fishing you need a prior permission. A racecourse is also located near the lake. A mini-train takes the visitors around the lake.travelrainbow_ooty_boating

Kodanadu View Point
: - On the eastern edges of the Nilgiris, at about 16 km from Kotagiri, lies the Kodanadu View Point. An exclusive panoramic view of the tea estates and the Moyar River from either side of the road can be seen. There is a watchtower from where you can view the Rangasamy peak and pillar.

The perfect Honeymoon Destination - Ooty

The weather in Ooty is pleasant and can help the couple to cozy in. The climate and also the ptravelrainbow_ooty_honeymoonicturesque hills, the lake, all make this place a perfect honeymoon destination. A honeymoon in Ooty is a must for those couples who like to spend worthwhile time in the arms of Mother Nature.


Ooty as a hil station has always attracted tourists around the globe. Knowing the potential and the prosperity that tourism can bring to these hill towns, many Ooty hotels and resorts have been opened that not only cater to the Indian tourists but to backpackers and visitors from world over.

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The hotels listed here are Ooty hotels that offer best facilities.

The Willow Hill Ooty : 58/1, Havelock Road, Ooty, 643001.

Hotel Khems Ooty : Shoreham Palace Road Off Ettines Road, Ooty, 643 001.

Sagar Holiday Resort Ooty
: Valley View, Grand Duff Road, Lovedale Post, Ooty, 643003.

Blue Valley Resort Ooty
: Bokkapuram, Masinagudi, Nilgiris P, Ooty, 643001.

Nahar Residency Hotel Ooty : 100, Main Bazar Road Ooty, 643001.

Holiday Inn Gem Park Ooty
: Shedon Road, Ootacamund, Tamil Nadu, Ooty 643001.

1 comments:

lisap48 said...

right place to reminisce something. good ur photos