Top 10 Places to Visit in Ooty and Their Specialities
The Botanical Garden is spread over an area of 22 hectares and lies on the beautiful hill slopes of Ooty. It is an explicit location to see the species of flowering trees, enchanting shrubs, and rare coloured species of lilies at this hill station. The Ooty Lake is an L shaped lake and is 2.75 km in length. Its location is amidst the mountain streams of Ooty valley.
The Rose Garden of Ooty is located at few m from Harring Cross at Vijayanagaram and is mainly known for its rare and wide variety of roses. The Doddabetta Peak is the highest point in Ooty as well as the district and it also makes the best vantage point around this hill station. The Lake of Pykara is situated in the lush green valleys of Ooty. This lake is an isolated site free from noise and pollution. Avalanche is also one of the top 10 places to visit in Ooty and is known for providing an unforgettable mountain trekking experience.
The Emerald Lake is situated in the wonderful location of Nilgiri Hills and is one of the most popular picnic spots of Ooty. The two shooting points of Ooty namely the 6th and 9th Mile are also quite popular amongst the tourists.