Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Ooty Places to Visit

Ooty, dotted with some of the most spectacular views that one can imagine, not only offers respite from the hustle and bustle of the city but also gives you a chance to enjoy nature’s beauty in its purest form. There are numerous tourist destinations in Ooty. The lush green hills, the sparkling lakes and the cascading water falls make Ooty every tourist’s delight. An enigma waiting to unfold, a trip to Ooty remains an experience of a lifetime.

Botanical Garden

The mountains, valleys, lakes and a rich wild life make Ooty an ideal tourist spot. The tea and tourism festival is also a major tourist attraction in Ooty. The summer festival held in the month of May is also an important part of Ooty tourism. Ooty is ideal for adventure activities like trekking, hang gliding, angling and fishing.

Some of the tourist destinations in Ooty:

Botanical Gardens: A must visit when you are on a sight seeing tour. Sprawled over an area of 50 acres, the garden lies on the lower slopes of Dodabetta peak. Botanical garden was laid out in 1847 and is home to 650 species of plants and trees. Don’t forget to take a look at the 20 million old fossil of a tree. The famous summer festival is held here a very year. The garden is a wonderful place for taking a walk among the greenery.

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