Places in Ooty to visit in two days

Known as the Queen of the South, Ooty is an idyllic hill station situated in the midst of the Nilgiri hills in South India. It is also known as Udhagamandalam. Thanks to the cool weather and the scenic beauty, the hill station draws thousands of tourists from across the country and the globe. If you are thinking of doing a quick trip for a couple of days to Ooty, you need to do proper planning so that you do not miss the popular tourist attractions in and around the town. Here is how you can arrange your stay in Ooty for two days.

On the first day, you can make a visit to the popular tourist attractions in Ooty. The town is home to quite a lot of tourist attractions. Sightseeing tours are organised to these tourist spots. Some of the points of interests are also within walking distance from the main city center. You can visit the points of interests, such as:

  • Toda Huts
  • Ooty Lake
  • Government Rose Garden
  • Stephens Church
  • Doddabetta Peak
  • Ketti Valley
  • Pykara falls
  • Kamraj Sagar Lake
  • Pine Forest
  • Rose Garden

You can enjoy boating on the Ooty Lake or relaxing by the lush green vegetation by the lake.

On the second day, you can make an excursion to the nearby hill station of Coonoor. Make sure to take the toy train to Coonoor. It is the heritage Nilgiri Railway train and is a part of the mountain railways in India. At Coonoor, you can make a visit to popular tourist attractions like

  • Sims Park
  • Dolphin’s Nose
  • Lamb’s Rock
  • Lady Canning’s Seat
  • Pasteur Institute of India

After you come back to Ooty, relax at the hotel. If you like nightlife, you can go to a few places where and enjoy a refreshing drink. The popular joints of nightlife in Ooty are Valley Bar, Club Mahindra Derby Green, Canterbury Bar and Selbournes Bar. There are also some churches like St Stephens Church and Holy Trinity Church where you can go in the evening.

The town of Ooty consists of all categories of hotels and resorts from high priced to meager ones. The hotels offer state-of–the-art facilities and wonderful hospitality to make the journey of the tourists a memorable one. Most of the hotels are located close to the popular tourist spots for the pleasure of tourists. Some of the hotels are also located near the Ooty Lake.

 

 

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