Nilgiris hills (Blue Mountains) welcomes tourist to the one of the finest place on earth Ooty. The climate condition is very ideal for picnic and site seeing. Ooty is well connected by Railway and Roadways. The mountain rail experience can be enjoyed from Mettupalayam . The tea lovers can enjoy the best blend at the nearby hotels. Government Botanical Garden is well maintained which is ideal place for having a rest especially in the afternoon. The flowering plants and the nearby children school attracts the attention of everyone.
Deer Park, Dodabetta, Mudumalai Widlife Sanctuary, Pykara and the artificial lake are the other site seeing places where one can enjoy with family and friends. Boating in the artificial lake makes everyone feel happy and especially the children who enjoy very bit of moment. Especially on Sunday, Saturdays and Public Holidays it is very difficult to find a place in the Gardens of Ooty.
People generally purchase woollen items and taste the Niligiri hill tea from the local market. Ooty is also famous for churches and temples. One can have the darshan of different deities at Murugan, Elk Hill, Venkateshwara , Sri Mariamman, Subramania Swamy, Vittoba, Muniswarar, Jain and Mooyaulaka Arasiamman Temple. The church can be better visited for special prayers on Sundays and Saturdays. One can enjoy the night halt at the hill station and have a morning walk. The peaceful atmosphere at Ramakrishna Matt brings joy and happiness. Vegetables, flower and dog shows are conducted every year which draw huge public.
One can certainly plan a trip to Ooty and can escape the scorching heat during the summer especially in the month of April and May (in India). The lodging and boarding facilities are available at a nominal price. The beauty of Ooty will be felt in our heart by staying a night halt