Are you planning to make a trip to Ooty? If yes, then you are at the right place. Ooty is one of the most popular hill stations with mesmerizing meadows, soothing environment, cool weather and a wide array of sightseeing places in South India.  It welcomes you with a unique and lively experience with various sightseeing places to see. Here you can check out the best places that everyone must visit in Ooty.

 

Emerald Lake

 

Best Tourist Attractions in Ooty

 

Emerald Lake is the ideal spot for nature lovers located near Emerald village in the Nilgiris district in Tamil Nadu. It is an important tourist and picnic spot surrounded by tea plantations and the green Nilgiri slopes.  It is a paradise for nature photography enthusiasts with scenic sunrise and sunset views near the lake. It was also famous for a variety of fishes in the lake and birds in the locale.

 

Ooty Botanical Gardens

 

Best Tourist Attractions in Ooty

 

Ooty Botanical Gardens is one of the most popular places to visit in OOTY. It was located in Udhagamandalam, near Coimbatore (Ooty), Tamil Nadu. This Garden has an area of around 55 hectares with well organized, well-maintained plants, a lot of natural floral carpets and natural ponds, the Italian Garden, lots of groups of flowering plants and the Nurseries, a series of glasshouses with innumerable varieties of exotic plants.

 

Doddabetta Peak

 

Best Tourist Attractions in Ooty

 

Doddabetta Peak is the highest mountains in the Nilgiri Mountains at a height of 2,637 meters above the sea level located between the Western and Eastern Ghats. It is an ideal vantage point for the entire Nilgiris which is approximately 10 km away from Ooty. It a popular trekking destination with luxuriant surroundings, thick forests, and offers striking views of the colourful rhododendrons sprinkled over the lush scenery.

 

Kalhatty Waterfalls

 

Best Tourist Attractions in Ooty

 

Kalhatti falls are often called ‘Bird Watcher’s Paradise’ to spot some endemic birds. Kalhatti Falls is about 13 km from Ooty with lovely beauty and a calm atmosphere. It is a very important attraction of Bellikkal surrounded by lush greenery. With the majestic backdrop of the Ghats, the waterfalls are surrounded by a wide variety of flora and fauna.

 

Ooty Lake

 

Best Tourist Attractions in Ooty

 

Ooty Lake is an important tourist landmark in Ooty with picturesque natural surroundings. It is located approximately 2 km from Ooty city in the green hills of the Nilgiris district. With beautiful water birds and exotic Nilgiri mountain ranges, Ooty Lake is one of the most refreshing beautiful places to visit in Ooty.