Tourist Places in Ooty

Places to Visit in Ooty

Ooty - #1 of 75 in Tamil Nadu |
Ooty Average Rating - 5.8/7 1 based on 16401 Ratings

Ooty Tourist Places



India Says Yes Award

India Says Yes Award

Winner for categories:

  • Gardens
Check out India Says Yes Award Winners
Ooty Botanical Gardens, Ooty
Ooty Botanical Gardens, Ooty
Rank 1
Ranked 1 of 49
Places to Visit in Ooty
  • Type: Garden
  • Entry: Paid
When you visit Ooty, the first thing you will be asked to visit is the botanical gardens. Once inside, be prepared for a very long walk. You may be able to recognise the “famous tree” out here where songs for many Indian films have been shot. It is an ideal place to relax in the lap of nature... Read More »
Hotels Near Ooty Botanical Gardens »
India Says Yes Award

India Says Yes Award

Winner for categories:

  • Museums
Check out India Says Yes Award Winners
Government Museum, Ooty
Government Museum, Ooty
Rank 2
Ranked 2 of 49
Places to Visit in Ooty
  • Type: Museum
  • Entry: Paid
The Government Museum, Mysore Road, Udhagamandalam, has items of tribal objects, districts ecological details and representative sculptural arts and crafts of Tamil Nadu. It was set up in 1989, with a view to provide education benefits to the residing and visiting population of the Nilgiris... Read More »
Hotels Near Government Museum »
India Says Yes Award

India Says Yes Award

Winner for categories:

  • Lakes
Check out India Says Yes Award Winners
Ooty Lake, Ooty
Ooty Lake, Ooty
Rank 3
Ranked 3 of 49
Places to Visit in Ooty
  • Type: Lake
Ooty Lake is an artificial lake, formed by John Sullivan, the founder of Ooty, in 1824. The artificial lake was formed by the mountain streams flowing down Ooty valley. This lake stretches for about 2.75 km, from the central bus stand, in an irregular ‘L’ shape. It originally... Read More »
Hotels Near Ooty Lake »
India Says Yes Award

India Says Yes Award

Winner for categories:

  • Wild Life Sanctuaries
Check out India Says Yes Award Winners
Mudumalai Wildlife Sanctuary, Ooty
Mudumalai Wildlife Sanctuary, Ooty
Rank 4
Ranked 4 of 49
Places to Visit in Ooty
  • Type: Sanctuary
  • Entry: Paid
Mudumalai Wildlife Sanctuary or the Tiger Reserve is an adventurous sightseeing place in Ooty. It is situated in the Nilgiri hills, where the Western Ghats meet the Eastern Ghats. The entire sanctuary covers a wide area of 32,155 hectares, comprising open grassland, valley, flat land, swamp and... Read More »
Hotels Near Mudumalai Wildlife Sanctuary »
India Says Yes Award

India Says Yes Award

Winner for categories:

  • Gardens
Check out India Says Yes Award Winners
Botanical Garden, Ooty
Botanical Garden, Ooty
Rank 5
Ranked 5 of 49
Places to Visit in Ooty
  • Type: Garden
  • Entry: Paid
Botanical Garden is the most famous tourist destination in Ooty. In 1847, Marquis of Tweedale laid the foundation of this garden, which is spread at an area of 22 hectares. This garden is located at a height of 2400 metres above the sea level and has a collection of rare coloured lilies,... Read More »
Hotels Near Botanical Garden »
Raj Bhawan, Ooty
Rank 6
Ranked 6 of 49
Places to Visit in Ooty
  • Type: Heritage Site
Raj Bhawan or the Government House in Ooty is located on the ridge of the western slopes of Doddabetta. This house lies on the outskirts of the South Easter quarter of Ooty Before heading towards Ooty, the governors of Madras used to visit this place, which was declared as the summer capital of... Read More »
Hotels Near Raj Bhawan »
India Says Yes Award

India Says Yes Award

Winner for categories:

  • Gardens
Check out India Says Yes Award Winners
Rose Garden, Ooty
Rose Garden, Ooty
Rank 7
Ranked 7 of 49
Places to Visit in Ooty
  • Type: Garden
  • Entry: Paid
Rose Garden covers around 10 acres of land, near the Charring Cross at Vijayanagaram. This garden comprises terraces with pergolas, rose tunnels and bowers with rose creepers. There are around 3600 varieties of roses in this garden. Tourists can visit this garden for seeing Miniature... Read More »
Hotels Near Rose Garden »
Nilgiri Mountain Railway, Ooty
Rank 8
Ranked 8 of 49
Places to Visit in Ooty
  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
  • Entry: Paid
Any tourist who comes to visit Ooty wants to travel by this train. This train has an interesting history apart from the vintage charm that it exudes. The “Nilgiris toy train” connects Ooty to Mettupalyam at the foot of the Nilgiris. The Nilgiri Hill railway, blue and cream with wooden coaches and... Read More »
Hotels Near Nilgiri Mountain Railway »
Elk Hill, Ooty
Rank 9
Ranked 9 of 49
Places to Visit in Ooty
  • Type: Hill
India Says Yes Award

India Says Yes Award

Winner for categories:

  • View Points
Check out India Says Yes Award Winners
Glenmorgan, Ooty
Rank 10
Ranked 10 of 49
Places to Visit in Ooty
  • Type: View point
Glenmorgan is a scenic countryside in Ooty, which is full of eucalyptus and tea plantations. It is located 25 km north-west of Ooty and is a famous Tea estate. This tea estate is ideal place for picnics and has a big lake constituting the fore bay for the Pykara Power House. This power... Read More »
Hotels Near Glenmorgan »
Pykara Lake, Ooty
Rank 11
Ranked 11 of 49
Places to Visit in Ooty
  • Type: Lake
Pykara Lake, a popular getaway from Ooty, is a placid lake located between the lush green valleys of Ooty. Surrounded by dense forests, there is a forest rest house in the area. Additionally, Pykara is known for its boat house, which is near the Pykara falls and Dam. The boat house also includes... Read More »
Hotels Near Pykara Lake »
India Says Yes Award

India Says Yes Award

Winner for categories:

  • Valleys
Check out India Says Yes Award Winners
Avalanche, Ooty
Avalanche, Ooty
Rank 12
Ranked 12 of 49
Places to Visit in Ooty
  • Type: Valley
Avalanche is a nature lover's paradise, which is just 26 km away from Ooty. This valley is a great place for indulging in mountain trekking and trout fishing. It is an ideal destination for excursion in Ooty and tourists can stay in the local guest house of the forest department.... Read More »
Hotels Near Avalanche »
Emerald Lake, Ooty
Rank 13
Ranked 13 of 49
Places to Visit in Ooty
  • Type: Lake
Emerald Lake is located in the upper plateau region of the Nilgiri Hills, hardly 25 km from Ooty. This lake is part of the Silent Valley and is situated close to the Red Hill Nature Resort. Visitors can enjoy sunrise and sunset from this place. There are various birds, duck and other... Read More »
Tiger Hill, Ooty
Rank 14
Ranked 14 of 49
Places to Visit in Ooty
  • Type: Hill
This is a picturesque spot, located east of Ooty town, on the lower lap of Doddabetta peak. Tiger Hill is a now a resort consisting of English style cottages. You can have a luxurious stay here in the lap of nature. Read More »
Hotels Near Tiger Hill »
Fern Hill Palace, Ooty
Rank 15
Ranked 15 of 49
Places to Visit in Ooty
  • Type: Palace
Fern Hill is a welcome heritage hotel, situated at Fern Hill, Ooty and located in 50 acres of land with sprawling lawns, beautiful gardens, dense forests, rich and stunning views overlooking lush green valleys and tea gardens. The palace, superbly finished with Burmese teak, features a... Read More »
Hotels Near Fern Hill Palace »
Sim's Park, Ooty
Rank 16
Ranked 16 of 49
Places to Visit in Ooty
  • Type: Park
  • Entry: Paid
Sim’s Park in Coonoor exhibits approximately 1000 species of plants. This park is spread over 12 hectares of land and is located at the Northern side of Coonoor Railway Station. It has variable height, ranging from 1768 to 1798 metres above the sea level. The park experiences a maximum... Read More »
Hotels Near Sim's Park »
Catherine Falls, Coonoor, Ooty
Rank 17
Ranked 17 of 49
Places to Visit in Ooty
  • Type: Water Fall
Catherine Falls is one of the most popular waterfalls in Coonoor. Located near Kotagiri, 10 km away from Coonoor, this waterfall is named after Catherine Cocburn, the wife of M.D. Cocburn, a pioneer coffee planter in Kotagiri. Locally known as Gaddhehaada Halla, Catherine Falls plunges from a... Read More »
India Says Yes Award

India Says Yes Award

Winner for categories:

  • View Points
Check out India Says Yes Award Winners
Doddabetta Peak, Ooty
Doddabetta Peak, Ooty
Rank 18
Ranked 18 of 49
Places to Visit in Ooty
  • Type: View point
Doddabetta Peak is the highest vantage point in Ooty, located at around 2,623 m. This peak is regarded as one of the highest peaks in South India, which lies at the junction of the Eastern and Western Ghats. The beautiful valley, plains of Coimbatore and the flat highlands of Mysore are visible... Read More »
Hotels Near Doddabetta Peak »
India Says Yes Award

India Says Yes Award

Winner for categories:

  • View Points
Check out India Says Yes Award Winners
Kodanad View Point, Ooty
Rank 19
Ranked 19 of 49
Places to Visit in Ooty
  • Type: View point
Kodanad View Point is a small village, which is approximately 18 km to the east of Kotagiri. It lies on the eastern edges of the Nilgiri hills and boasts of green tea estates. Tourists can visit the Rangaswamy peak, for which, frequent bus services are available from Kodanad. The river... Read More »
Hotels Near Kodanad View Point »
Mini Garden, Ooty
Rank 20
Ranked 20 of 49
Places to Visit in Ooty
  • Type: Garden
  • Entry: Paid
Mini Garden is located on the way to the Boat House. It features a children’s amusement park, along with a snack bar. The garden is maintained by the Tamil Nadu Tourism Development Corporation Limited. It is open daily for tourists and is known for its toy rides. This garden is... Read More »
Ooty hotels travelers are looking right now
Hotel
Vinayaga Inn
104 Reviews
Hotel
Monarch Hotel
64 Reviews
Hotel
Silver Oak Hotel
75 Reviews
Check all Ooty hotels ›
Highly Rated hotels in Ooty

Ooty Information

Check out places in Ooty your friends have been to.

Sign-up for FREE to Instantly personalise HolidayIQ.com and know all your friends activities