Ooty is one particular of the renowned hill stations of the state Tamil Nadu in South India. Right here you will really feel the winters in summer time time. This is as very same as Manali and Shimla for Delhites. Right here you can see the lakes, gardens, taste the organic tea and attempt residence produced chocolates and lots of enjoyable and adventure factors to do in Ooty and Coonoor. I visited right here solo through my lengthy trip of 48 days across India from Kashmir to Kanyakumari. It was my 5th final quit and I got genuinely an wonderful knowledge right here. I in no way believed that I really feel winter in south India. Following reaching Ooty, I felt that I am in any hill station of Himachal Pradesh or Jammu and Kashmir. This was a great knowledge to staying right here for two days in the Nilgiri area of mountains in Tamil Nadu. Practical experience the remain in the resorts of Ooty. Let’s know about the factors, you should really know Ooty Ahead of Going to there-
How to Attain Ooty?
You can attain right here by catching bus from the main cities of South India – Bangalore, Mangalore, Coimbatore, Kannur (Kerala) and so forth. I cam right here by bus from Kannur (Kerala), that was Tamil Nadu State Transport Bus and its charged me about Rs 200 for 220 Km. This was an overnight journey and I recommend you also to do overnight journey if you are coming from Kannur, Bangalore and so forth.
You can attain Ooty by train as properly. The railway station of Ooty is Udagmandalam Railway Station which is accessible by toy train from Coimbatore. There are really significantly less train to Ooty, so verify the train availability and be on time and delight in your scenic journey of toy train.
The nearest airport to Ooty is Coimbatore international airport which is about 85 km far away from Ooty. You can attain Ooty by taxi or bus from Coimbatore airport.
Locations to Take a look at in Ooty – Coonor –
Ooty Lake and Boat Property-
Ooty Lake and BoatHouse
The entry tickets of the Boat Property id Rs 15 for Adults and Rs 10 for Youngsters.
Photography/ Videography –
The photography and videography is permitted in Ooty Boat Property but you have to spend for it –
Nonetheless Camera (DSLR) charge – Rs 50/-
Video Camera Charge – Rs 145/-
You can click photos and make videos from your mobile telephone at no cost of expense.
The Charges of Boating in Ooty Lake at Boat Property are-
- Pedal boat two seater FeesRs 170/- DepositRs 170/-, Total=Rs 240/-
- Pedal boat four seater Costs Rs 260/- DepositRs 260/-, Total=Rs 520/-
- Motor boats eight seaterFees Rs 520/- Driver ChargeRs 40/-, Total=Rs 560/-
- Motor boats 10 seater Costs Rs 640/- Driver ChargeRs 40/-, Total=Rs 680/-
- Motor boats 15 seater Costs Rs 950/- Driver ChargeRs 40/-, Total=Rs 990/-
- Row boat three+1 seater boat Costs Rs 205/- Driver ChargeRs 45/- DepositRs 250/-, Total=Rs 500/-
- Row boat five+1 seater boat Costs Rs245/-Driver ChargeRs 45/-DepositRs 290/-, Total=Rs 580/-
All deposits will be refunded soon after the boat ride, Entry charges final updated on 11/01/2017
Other activity fees inside Ooty Lake
There are numerous other individuals activities to do inside the boat property, some are no cost but you have to spend for –
- Mini train in particular for youngsters which expense Rs 25/- per head
- 7D cinema, Horror and Mirror Property expense Rs 100/- per head
- Dashing automobile, Break-dance and Columbus expense Rs 50/- per head
This is the principal point of Ooty. So attempt to remain nearby the Ooty Lake & Boat property. There are so numerous hotels in Ooty, exactly where you can knowledge the wonderful view of Nilgiri Mountains.
St. Stephens Church-
St. Stephens Church is positioned at Club Road of Ooty. It was constructed by the British just about 200 years ago and nonetheless appears as magnificent. You should really ought to check out right here if you are preparing to check out Ooty on the time of Christmas. The timing of St. Stephens Church is from Morning 10 Am to Evening five Pm.
Dolphin’s Nose View Point-
Dolphin’s Nose viewpoint is one particular of the very best locations to check out in Ooty. It is positioned at the altitude of 1550 meters above the sea level. You will uncover a great view of Nilgiri hills from this view point. The timing of Dolphin’s Nose viewpoint is from Morning 9:00 AM to Evening six:00 PM.
Doddabetta Peak is positioned at Ooty-Kotagiri Road. This is the highest peak in the Nilgiris at an altitude of 8606 feet. The timings of Doddabetta Peak is Morning eight:30 AM to Evening six:30 PM. There is an entry ticket of Rs 10 for this Peak and View Point.