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Ooty Tour Packages

Ooty, the ‘Queen of Hill Stations’, is located in the Nilgiri District of Tamil Nadu and has possibly everything to offer, all rolled into a range of Ooty tour packages that you can choose from. The mesmerizing scenery, divine tea gardens that smell heavenly, eucalyptus trees lining the hills, all sum up a picture-perfect, memorable vacation. The hill station is a perfect spot to explore with family and friends alike. Transport, included in your tour package, is also convenient, so getting around Ooty is fairly easy.

Ooty packages have a great deal to offer, comprising food, sightseeing and accommodations at some of the finest hotels in the hill-station. Make sure to add all the tourist spots to the list while customizing your tour because none can be missed out on.

As you enter the hill-station, you’re welcomed by the allure of nature, which Ooty is primarily famous for, but that’s not all. There’s a whole lot to see and do here. There’s the wide-spread botanical gardens, the gorgeously gushing Kalhatti Falls, Glenmorgan, the unique L-shaped Ooty Lake, Doddabetta Peak at a height of 2637 metres, Deer Park, beautiful tea and wax museums, and much more to look forward to.

Ooty is also popular for its delectable chocolates and fine-aged wine from the vineyards. A little known fact about Ooty is that it was originally called Ootacamund, deriving its name from the local language of the tribe that inhabited it, called the Todas. You can even spot their huts in the town, which are a major tourist attraction here.

There’s a lot to do in Ooty, all best explored via Ooty tours. Trekking, boating, temple visits, plantation visits, adventure sports and a lot more. Ooty is well-connected by rail and road to most of the metro cities, as well as other smaller towns.

Though tour packages are inclusive of transfers and travel, getting around on your own isn’t much trouble either. Ooty is also dotted with numerous resorts, homestays and hotels like the Accord Highland Hotel, Savoy, Sinclairs Retreat, Holiday Inn Gem Park, Hill Country Holiday Resort and many more, that you can choose from and add to your customised tour package.

Ooty may seem like a town trapped in time, but most definitely isn’t. While on your stay here, make sure you hit the pubs, grab some divine cocktails, and check out the street-side shops for some unique, handcrafted products, when your package offers some spare time for leisure.

With so much awaiting you, coupled with great weather for most of the year, and some delightful souvenirs to bring back from your holiday in the hills, Ooty should definitely be on your travel list!

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    About the Activity:Embark in this exciting 2 day 1 night trekking at Ooty and witness the amazing beauty of this region.Arrive at the campsite at around 12.00 PM and enjoy a delicious lunch after reaching the tour locality.Start trekking through the amazing landscapes co...

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    Escape into a world that is a combination of rich flora and fauna and nature-architected aesthetics. Experience the manifestations of nature in its finest representations while visiting the different destination in this tour. Go trekking up to the scenic waterfalls a...

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    Nature is the best healer of a stressed and anxious mind. The dew freshness of the morning sunrays, sweet smell of the soil and the tenderness of the cool and murmuring breeze can easily behold the minds and offer them with peace and serenity. This team outing is conc...

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What You Should Know More About Tours in Ooty

  • Q. What is the best time to visit Ooty?

    The best bit about Ooty is that Ooty tour packages can be booked all year round because the weather is wonderful at any given time. The monsoons especially are a great time to visit the peaks and trek routes, offering exemplary views of nature.

    Undoubtedly, winters are the best time to visit, because not only is every sight easily accessible, but the strong winds and temperatures as low as 5°C are bound to make your trip a memorable one. Days are relatively warmer in winters, but the cool breeze certainly makes up for it. Luckily, summers are a good time too.

    Temperatures range between 20-30°C, which is quite bearable. You can check out indoor sights during the day and head out to experience tranquility outdoors only in the evenings.

  • Q. Which are some famous trekking tours in Ooty?

    Embark on exciting trekking tours at Ooty to witness the beauty of this region. Trek through passing through the tiny hamlets taking a peek into the life of the simple hill people of this region. You can also enjoy simply the beauty of the tea estates, or the Gokarna Beach. You can pick from:

    1. Trek to Sengottaraayar Malai in Coonoor near Ooty
    2. Gokarna Beach Trek
    3. Glenmorgan Trek, Ooty
    4. Parsons Trek, Ooty
    5. Adventure at Jungles of Ooty

  • Q. What are the best places to visit in Ooty?

    Ooty is full of breathtaking sights to explore. Make sure your Ooty packages include the following, among others:

    Botanical Garden: Sprawling across 55 acres, there is a unique variety of indigenous and exotic plants to admire. Especially the Cork Tree and the Monkey Puzzle Tree, which are rare.

    Kalhatti Falls: Located 15 kms from Ooty, the falls are known for their encompassing lush greenery and wild species like the black panthers, that inhabit it.

    Ooty Lake: Enjoy a range of activities here like the motorboats and mini toy trains, while the Nilgiris beyond leave you in complete awe.

    St. Stephen’s Church: one of the oldest churches in the area, known for its carved wooden elephants, brought from Tipu Sultan’s palace and stain-glass windows.

    Deer Park: If you’re a nature lover, make sure you visit this tourist spot for its flora and fauna. There’s a lot more here apart from deer.

  • Q. Which are the best camping sites in Ooty?

    Outdoor activities are always an attraction for tourists. Staying in camps in Ooty is an unforgettable experience. You are not under the open sky yet outdoors. Stargaze if you want to else curl up inside your tent. Along with your cycling tours, you can take the additional benefits of camping out with

    1. Destiny Farmstay
    2. Ooty Hidden Valley Jungle Camp
    3. Aventura Ooty

  • Q. Which are some famous pilgrimage tours in Ooty?

    Ooty also satisfies the needs of those seeking inner peace. The tranquil environment and sacred religious sites of this place offer the perfect location for people to discover their spiritual self. It is a haven even for people who do not believe in any particular religion but in spirituality.

     

    Mariamman temple

    Nasiyan Jain Temple

    St. Stephen’s Church

    Holy Trinity Church

    Kandal Cross

    St. Theresa Church

    Union Church

    Big Mosque

  • Q. What are the best things to do in Ooty?

    Thought Ooty tour packages may vary, a majority of them include the following things to do:

    Trek to Doddabetta Peak: The highest point in the Nilgiris with superlative views of thick forests around and a Telescopic House.

    Relax at the Shooting Point: Much before we had Bollywood shoots abroad, we had them in Ooty, for its surreal beauty added charm to any scene. Live your filmy moment, at this picnic spot.

    Take a tour of the Tea Museum: Oh, the fragrance of fresh tea leaves and a hot cuppa, with the view of the mesmerising mountains in the cold weather! Definitely an experience unparalleled.

    Spend some time at the Wax World Museum: The venue houses realistic wax statues of historical and political personalities. A great place for learning, for kids and adults, alike.

    Thunder World: An amusement park with 20 species of dinosaurs, an artificial rainforest, fascinating rides and some wonderful sound effects that add to the fun.

  • Q. Which are the top attractions for a sightseeing tour in Ooty?

    Ooty is a tourist’s paradise. There are so many places to visit that you will be left puzzled for choice. Go to temples or churches, enjoy the remnants of British rule, take a ride on a boat, check out on wildlife or indulge in adventure sports Ooty has it all.

    1. Nilgiri Mountain Railway
    2. The Tribal Museum
    3. Doddabetta Peak
    4. Mukurthi National Park
    5. The Pine Forest
    6. Tiger Safari in Mudumalai Tiger Reserve
    7. Deer Park
    8. Ooty Botanical Gardens
    9. The Government Botanical Garden
    10. Bellikkal Lake 
    11. MacIvor's Bund
    12. Mukurthi Dam 
    13. Kamaraj Sagar Dam
    14. Marlimun Lake

  • Q. What are the places to stay at in Ooty?

    Ooty has a range of reasonable resorts, hotels and homestays. Some of the more popular ones being:

    Accord Highland Hotel

    Location: 4/278, Kotagiri Road Doddabetta Junction, The Nilgiris, Major District Road 994, Ooty, Tamil Nadu 643001

    Price: Starting at Rs. 7,000 per night

    Sterling Ooty Fern Hill

    Location: #73, Kundah House Road, Fern Hill, Ooty, Tamil Nadu 643004

    Price: Starting at Rs. 7,000 per night

    Savoy, Ooty

    Location: 77, Sylks Rd, Monterosa Colony, Ooty, Tamil Nadu 643001

    Price: Starting at Rs. 20,000 per night

    Delightz Inn

    Location: Belmonte Terrace, Tiger Hill Road, Melthalayatimund, Ooty, Tamil Nadu 643001

    Price: Starting at Rs. 6,500 per night

    Sinclairs Retreat

    Location: 444, Gorishola Road, Thalayathimund, Ooty, Tamil Nadu 643001

    Price: Starting at Rs. 6,000 per night

  • Q. Which are the best areas for a shopping tour in Ooty?

    Shopping is possibly the best activity of Ooty. It houses more small malls per square mile than any other hill station in India. Visitors have a vast choice of shopping in outdoor and indoor markets in Ooty. Naturally, you would want to take back as memories bits and pieces from the place you visit not only for yourself but for friends too.

    Charing Cross Road 

    Commercial Street Market

    Ooty Lake

    Market Road

    Hill Bunk Road

    Pykara Road

  • Q. What are the best places to eat at in Ooty?

    While Ooty tour packages are inclusive of food, you may also check out some restaurants in the vicinity.

    Shinkow’s: Known to be one of the oldest restaurants in Ooty, it promises a good Chinese culinary experience at reasonable prices.

    Curry and Rice: Eat like royalty at this fine-dine that serves up Anglo-Indian dishes and stately food, with recipes passed down the ages from the rulers of Mysore.

    Nahar’s Sidewalk Cafe: A quaint cafe known for its wood-fire pizzas and pasta.

    Place to Bee: This arty restaurant is surprisingly located in a Bee Museum. With local produce and wild honey, the unique dishes are certainly worth a try, and this is definitely the place to ‘bee’!

    Shri Velmurugan: When in the South, dine like the locals. Indulge in some finger-licking fish curry and filter coffee, here.

  • Q. Can I do a cycling tour in Ooty? How much will it cost me?

    Ooty with its beautiful scenic beauty is a paradise for cyclists. It is an activity full of fun and excitement. Enroll yourself with cycling tours, explore and discover the alluring, serpentine trails of Ooty and its outskirts. At eleven rupees per hour with unlimited kilometers, it is a great deal. Some interesting routes are:

    Ooty – Katabettu

    King of Mulli

    Kalhatti

    Ooty – Dodabetta

    Ooty – Godalur

  • Q. Which are the places for boat rides in Ooty?

    Another interesting activity to launch in, whether it be for honeymoon couples or families, is boating. The place to do it -

    Ooty Lake

    Boating in Pykara Lake in Ooty

  • Q. Which are the best tea plantation tours in Ooty?

    A morning cup of hot tea is most welcome to all of us. Many of us drink the tea that is grown in the Nilgiri hills. Famously known as Nilgiri tea it is generally a dark, aromatic, fragrant and flavored tea grown in the hills of the Nilgiris district of Tamil Nadu. Why not visit the place where it is grown? The best tea plantation tours can be taken in:

    The Tea Factory The Tea

    High Field Tea Estate

  • Q. Should I visit the Toda huts in Ooty? What’s so special about them?

    Toda Huts are the original homes of the indigenous people of Ooty. Ooty may be a popular tourist destination in present times but was not so earlier. These simple people have been affected by the modernization that has crept into Ooty. Though one may say that they have joined the mainstream it is also sad that they have lost their tradition and those unwilling to accept the changes have moved away leaving behind remnants for us to reconstruct their history. It is important that you visit them to get the feel of those times.

    Toda Huts depicts a curious hamlet like structure with the complete absence of any windows.

    The Toda Huts are semi-barrel shaped and the entrance is rather very small.

    Today the Toda population is decreasing to just a few numbers.

  • Q. Which are the best lakes to visit in Ooty?

    There are several lakes one can visit in Ooty just to feel the serenity and tranquillity or for boating. Pick your boat and take your time moving in the calm waters of the several lakes at your disposal in Ooty. Don’t miss out on this bit on your visit.Take your pick from:

    Upper Bhavani Lake

    Emerald Lake

    Pykara Lake

    Ooty Lake

    Avalanche Lake

  • Q. Which are the best wildlife experiences in Ooty?

    The two Wildlife sanctuaries of Mudumalai and Bandipur are the important wildlife zones in the vicinity of Ooty. There are many hair pins with mirrors on the bends so that you can view the upcoming traffic as you keep driving along this stunning route. Before you reach the base of the hills there is a watchtower over and park your vehicles giving you a stunning view of the Kalhatty valley blending into Masinagudi. If you are in possession of a good pair of binoculars, you may happen to sight elephants or Gaur grazing on the valley. Another about two kilometers from the viewpoint, you arrive at the base of the hills. To achieve this you will have to drive through one of the steepest road routes in the Southern part of the country. The best wildlife experience you can get is from the Mudumalai National Park. Apart from the places that have already been mentioned you may also visit-

    Masinagudi

    Gudalur

    Naduvattam

    House yourself in a jungle dorm

    Explore and photograph the jungle and its flora and fauna.

    Go on a safari by jeep to explore the jungle

    Go Birdwatching

  • Q. What can you do on your honeymoon tour to Ooty?

    There is no better way to celebrate a bonding than the Ooty honeymoon holidays. You can enjoy visiting the beautiful tourist attractions and enjoy quality time. Go boat riding or just enjoy the beauty of the pine forest. You may want to share the joys of sharing an interest in the British remnants or watching wildlife. There are many places to visit.

    1. Ooty Lake
    2. Nilgiri Mountain Railway
    3. The Tribal Museum
    4. Doddabetta Peak
    5. Mukurthi National Park
    6. The Pine Forest
    7. Tiger Safari in Mudumalai Tiger Reserve
    8. Deer Park
    9. Ooty Botanical Gardens
    10. The Government Botanical Garden
    11. Bellikkal Lake 
    12. MacIvor's Bund
    13. Mukurthi Dam 
    14. Kamaraj Sagar Dam
    15. Marlimun Lake

  • Q. Which are best places to visit for horse riding in Ooty?

    Horse riding is a unique experience in Ooty. Pick your way through the pine forests, or down the hilly terrain with the wind sweeping through your hair, riding can really make your tour interesting. The perfect riding experience can be gained by taking horse rides:

    to experience the hilly terrains of this alluring place

    around the lake

    quaint plantations of tea,

    villas from the pre-Raj era

  • Q. Where can I do mountain biking adventures in Ooty?

    There is a park specially built on the region’s hilly terrain, designed for mountain bikers. The hilly region already has natural bumps to which additional difficulty elements like the teeter-totter, switchbacks, sponge pits, suspension bridge and various jump ramps, have been added. At a minimal fee of Rs. 10 per lap, indulge in the great adventure of mountain biking.

  • Q. Which are the best places to visit for aerial adventure activities in Ooty?

    If you’re looking for adventure rather than tourism there is much in store for you. Hang gliding courses are held for the adventure loving tourist.

    Kalahatty is a famous hang-gliding point.

    The training is held between March and May.