Tourist Places in Coonoor

Places to Visit in Coonoor

Coonoor - #13 of 75 in Tamil Nadu |
Coonoor Average Rating - 5.9/7 1 based on 1721 Ratings

Coonoor is mostly preferred by travellers from Bangalore, Chennai. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Coonoor is, however, mostly preferred by Couple, Family. The best season or months to visit places in Coonoor are February, March, April, May, September, October, November, December. There are 15 tourist places in Coonoor, which can be explored by travellers. Local attractions can be visited at any time of the day, be it early morning, afternoon, evening or night, as suitable for travellers. Sightseeing in Coonoor can be done by travellers, which will take half a day or one day, but to see all sightseeing places, travellers need to stay in Coonoor for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download HolidayIQ.com's Coonoor Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Coonoor, browse through photos & pictures, explore Coonoor using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Coonoor, which are great places to visit, are Dolphins Nose, Lamb\'s Rock, St. Catherine Falls, Sim's Park, Hidden Valley. Coonoor can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.
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Coonoor Tourist Places



Sim's Park, Coonoor
  • Type: Park
  • Entry: Paid
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Sim's Park, Coonoor
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5.7/ 7 1
16 Ratings & 14 Reviews
Sim's Park is an unusual park-cum-botanical garden, which was laid more than a hundred years ago on the natural hill ranges. The garden features ethnic trees along with shrubs and creepers which co-habit with various other trees brought from thought the world. The park is... Read More »
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Dolphins Nose, Coonoor
  • Type: View point
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Dolphins Nose, Coonoor
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5.6/ 7 1
11 Ratings & 7 Reviews
Dolphin's Nose is a popular tourist attraction, which is named after a rock resembling to the appearance of Dolphin's nose. It is located at a distance of 12 km from centre of Coonoor nearby Tiger Hills. Travellers can sight a beautiful view of ravines along with St.... Read More »
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Lamb\'s Rock, Coonoor
  • Type: Picnic Spot
Lamb's Rock, Coonoor
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Ranked 3 of 15
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5.4/ 7 1
6 Ratings & 5 Reviews
Lamb's Rock, one of the main tourist attractions in the area, is 8 km from Coonoor. The cliff top provides a bird-view of the hill station of Coonoor and plains of Coimbatore. It is among favoured tourist spots, which can be approached on the way to Dolphin's Nose or the Seat.... Read More »
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  • Type: Valley
Hidden Valley, Coonoor
Rank 4
Ranked 4 of 15
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5/ 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
The valley surrounding Coonoor is popularly known as the Read More »
"Nice View"Aug 5, 2013
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St. Catherine Falls, Coonoor
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1 Rating & 1 Review
Catherine Falls is one of the beautiful tourist locations in the region that features a stream of water falling from an altitude of 250 ft. Known as St. Catherine's Falls, the waterfall is located in the outskirts of the town. Tourists can also witness the beautiful... Read More »
"Catherine falls"Aug 28, 2013
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Ketty, Coonoor
  • Type: Village
Ketty, Coonoor
Rank 6
Ranked 6 of 15
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6/ 7 1
2 Ratings
A tiny hamlet close to Coonoor, Read More »
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  • Type: Club
  • Entry: Paid
  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Pomological Station, Coonoor
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Pomological Station is a well known research institution of the country. The institution is engaged in research of Apples, Plums, Peaches, Persinments, Lemons, Apricots and Pomegranates. The station is one of the three experimental fruit gardens positioned in the Nilgiri... Read More »
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  • Type: View point
The Droog, Coonoor
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The Droog, once an outpost of Tipu Sultan, is now a major tourist attraction. The location gives commanding views of all directions. Situated at a distance of 15 km from the centre of Coonoor, Droog stands at an elevation of 6,000 ft above the plains. It is one of the... Read More »
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  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Silk Rearing Station, Coonoor
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Silk Rearing Station is one of the important institutions positioned in the country. The station is located next to the Pasteur Institute and is a premier institution that conducts research on silk rearing. Maintained by the Central Silk Board, the rearing station is one... Read More »
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Laws Falls, Coonoor
  • Type: Water Fall
Laws Falls, Coonoor
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Laws Falls is one of the popular tourist locations that features a beautiful waterfall. The water falls from an altitude of 180 ft, creating a pool of water on the fall. Located on  Coonoor-Mettupalayam road, travellers can advance to the site from Coonoor, which is ... Read More »
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  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Tiger Hill Cemetery, Coonoor
Rank 12
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Tiger Hill Cemetery, situated in Coonoor, is a 19th century graveyard, primarily used by the British for their war burials. Situated amidst a tea plantation, this graveyard has burials dating back to the early 1900s.At the entrance of the cemetery there is a stone gate with an... Read More »
  • Type: Church
St. Georges Church, Coonoor
Rank 13
Ranked 13 of 15
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A beautiful relic of the British past, Read More »
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  • Type: View point
Lady Canning's Seat, Coonoor
Rank 14
Ranked 14 of 15
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4.3/ 7 1
2 Ratings
Lady Canning's Seat is major tourist spot, situated 9 km from the township. This is a small mansion, which is surrounded by tea estates and plains. Tourists can advance to Lamb's Rock in order to reach the location. Located in the middle of the woodlands, the sight is... Read More »
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  • Type: Fort
Droog Fortress, Coonoor
Rank 15
Ranked 15 of 15
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